United States civilians

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Visit to Kyushu (ddr-one-2-197)
img Visit to Kyushu (ddr-one-2-197)
Black and white photographic print of a statue in the middle of hot springs.
Visiting Nara (ddr-one-2-440)
img Visiting Nara (ddr-one-2-440)
Black and white photographic print of an unidentified woman standing to the left of a post in front of fish-shaped gong. Inscribed on the back: "Nara."
Visit to Oshima-Gun (ddr-one-2-624)
img Visit to Oshima-Gun (ddr-one-2-624)
Black and white photographic print of Dr. Kanemori’s daughter seated with her husband standing behind her. Dr. Kanemori is a dentist from Seattle and a relative of Heidi Okihara, whom the donor was traveling with to meet extended family.
Visit to New York (ddr-one-2-704)
img Visit to New York (ddr-one-2-704)
Black and white photographic print of Jorgensen house’s side gable with lounge chair in foreground.
Visit to Miyajima Island (ddr-one-2-592)
img Visit to Miyajima Island (ddr-one-2-592)
Black and white photographic print of unidentified individuals climbing an outdoor staircase near Mimori’s Restaurant.
Yasukuni Shrine (ddr-one-2-251)
img Yasukuni Shrine (ddr-one-2-251)
Black and white photographic print of Yasukuni Shrine grounds with column in foreground, lantern in middle ground and trees in background.
Fishing at Miyazu Village (ddr-one-2-75)
img Fishing at Miyazu Village (ddr-one-2-75)
Black and white photographic print of unidentified men pulling in fishing nets at Miyazu, near Maizuru, Japan. Inscribed on back: "29 MAY 49/MIYAZU (NEAR MAIZURU)."
Byodo-In Temple in Nara (ddr-one-2-437)
img Byodo-In Temple in Nara (ddr-one-2-437)
Black and white photographic print of a sign describing “Byodo-In Temple” in Nara. Inscribed on the back: "Mar 47/Nara."
ATIS Parade Outside NYK Building (ddr-one-2-392)
img ATIS Parade Outside NYK Building (ddr-one-2-392)
Black and white photographic print of group of female military personnel marching with flag during ATIS (army translation intelligence service) parade near NYK building in Tokyo, the back of man with hat is visible in the foreground and trucks in background.
Visit to Kyushu (ddr-one-2-194)
img Visit to Kyushu (ddr-one-2-194)
Black and white photographic print of alligators.
Fujiya Hotel in Miyanoshita (ddr-one-2-545)
img Fujiya Hotel in Miyanoshita (ddr-one-2-545)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai and Tami Okamura sitting on a swing on the Fujiya Hotel's grounds. Inscribed on the back: "30 May 47/TAMI & I/ON A BABY'S SWING."
Inside the NYK Building
img Inside the NYK Building "While the Boss is Away" (ddr-one-2-319)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Betty Whaley, wearing a white blouse and holding cigarette, and Peggy Gee (née Pedlow) wearing a plaid suit inside the Tokyo NYK Building. Betty and Peggy were both stenographers.
Park Hotel (ddr-one-2-374)
img Park Hotel (ddr-one-2-374)
Black and white photographic print of Gracia Becker and unidentified friend trying on dresses that Aya Taketomi brought. Gracia has her left hand on her friend’s shoulder. Aya was at the hotel trying to generate business for a dressmaker by taking measurements. Gracia, Ann Grazick, Shiuko and Tami Okamura were roommates at the Park Hotel (the ...
Ski Trip to Ike No Daira (ddr-one-2-102)
img Ski Trip to Ike No Daira (ddr-one-2-102)
Black and white photographic print of an unidentified man skiing in a short-sleeved shirt, possibly Sgt. Raymond Funakoshi. This trip was Shiuko Sakai, the donor's, first time skiing.
Beach at Ama No Hashidate (ddr-one-2-69)
img Beach at Ama No Hashidate (ddr-one-2-69)
Black and white photographic print of beach and hills in background at Ama No Hashidate, Japan. Inscribed on back: "30 JUNE 49/AMANO HASHIDATE."
Hibiya Park (ddr-one-2-349)
img Hibiya Park (ddr-one-2-349)
Black and white photographic print of Hibiya Park pond, located adjacent to Park Hotel in Tokyo. Inscribed on the back: "Hibiya Park."
Picnic outside Tokyo (ddr-one-2-268)
img Picnic outside Tokyo (ddr-one-2-268)
Black and white photographic print of Tami Okamura in center seated on a picnic bench with three unidentified people with their backs to the camera, having a picnic outside of Tokyo in a park.
Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-233)
img Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-233)
Black and white photographic print of a street scene with two automobiles in front of a building under construction.
Toho Movie Studio (ddr-one-2-357)
img Toho Movie Studio (ddr-one-2-357)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Shiuko Sakai, unidentified film “starlet”, and Heidi Okihara at Toho movie studio. Inscribed on the back: "2-9-47."
Kyoto Dancer (ddr-one-2-11)
img Kyoto Dancer (ddr-one-2-11)
Black and white photographic print of a dancer in Kyoto. Inscribed on back: "1948".
Yoko Takahashi's wedding (ddr-one-2-146)
img Yoko Takahashi's wedding (ddr-one-2-146)
Black and white photographic print of a large group of unidentified individuals standing for portrait outside during Yoko Takahashi’s wedding. Shiuko Sakai, the donor, met Yoko around 1947-1948 when Donor was billeted at an all-female hotel and Yoko was working there as a floor guard.
Fujiya Hotel (ddr-one-2-120)
img Fujiya Hotel (ddr-one-2-120)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai standing on outdoor deck at Fujiya Hotel. Inscribed on the back: "SEP 50/FUJIYA." According to the donor, the Fujiya Hotel was a resort hotel that the U.S. military commandeered for “R and R” (rest and relaxation). Both military and civilian personnel used the facilities.
Visit to San Francisco (ddr-one-2-693)
img Visit to San Francisco (ddr-one-2-693)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Bob Kubo and Heidi Okihara.
Scenic View (ddr-one-2-424)
img Scenic View (ddr-one-2-424)
Color photographic print of a tree in foreground and sea in background on return from Atami Hotel. Atami is a resort for R&R south of Yokohama and was commandeered by US military during the occupation. Stamped on the back: "KODACOLOR PRINT/MADE BY/CASTMAN KODAK COMPANY/T. M. RSHOS. U S. PAT OFF./MAY 22 1947."
Aboard Acadia (ddr-one-2-289)
img Aboard Acadia (ddr-one-2-289)
Black and white photographic print of passengers aboard Acadia en route to Japan, passengers are unidentified, a man is standing and holding a baby, and a woman is seated in foreground.
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