United States civilians
United States civilians
img Akakura Hotel (ddr-one-2-105)
Black and white photographic print of Akakura hotel with snow-covered roofs and mountains in background. Donor stayed at the Akakura Hotel in a room with a mountain view. Inscribed on the back: "18 Jan 53/VIEW OF MIYOKO-ZAN & ASKAURA HOTEL."
img ATIS Parade Outside NYK Building (ddr-one-2-390)
Black and white photographic print of four unidentified male military personnel marching in light colored uniforms with pistols carried at their hips, the blurred profile of an unidentified person is in the foreground and trees standing in background, during ATIS (army translation intelligence service) parade near NYK building in Tokyo. Inscribed on the back: "COL WILLOUGHBY/MAJ ...
img Shiuko Sakai and Tami Okamura with Friends and Family (ddr-one-2-155)
Black and white photographic print of Tami Okamura (second from left), Shiuko Sakai (third from right), and Tami’s son (far right) with group of unidentified individuals standing on a lawn. The unidentified men were friends of Tami Okamura.
img Eating at a Hotel in Ise (ddr-one-2-187)
Black and white photographic print of Toshiko Morita sitting on a floor mat, eating inside a hotel in Ise. Toshiko was a civilian employee and friend of Shiuko Sakai's (the donor) that she met in Tokyo. Inscribed on back: "AUG '53 ISE."
img Hanaya Hotel (ddr-one-2-172)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) an unidentified woman, man and girl (Olinda Saito’s relatives) sitting at table in front of screen with calligraphy. Donor and Olinda Saito stayed at the Hanaya Hotel during this trip. Olinda was a Japanese citizen whose father was Japanese consul in Sao Paolo, Brazil, before WWII. He returned ...
img USNS General Daniel I. Sultan Arriving at San Francisco Port (ddr-one-2-683)
Black and white photographic print of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge and Marin Headlands taken through a porthole aboard the “Gen. Daniel T. Sultan.” Inscribed on the back: "JULY 49/GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE/FROM PORTHOLE."
img Aboard USNS General Daniel I. Sultan (ddr-one-2-681)
Black and white photographic print of fire drill onboard “Gen. Daniel T. Sultan” en route to San Francisco from Japan with (from left) Heidi Okihara, unidentified woman, Shiuko Sakai, Bessie Matsuoka, and two unidentified children posing for picture. Inscribed on the back: "July 49/SULTAN/DRILL."
img Kokeshi Dolls and Temple Dog Figure (ddr-one-2-48)
Black and white photographic print of a grouping of figurines: a large wooden Kokeshi doll, a small wooden Kokeshi doll and a metal Temple dog figure. According to the Donor, during the war people in Japan surrendered metals for the war cause; during the post-war occupation a U.S. army officer retrieved the temple dog figure from ...
img Inside the NYK Building "While the Boss is Away" (ddr-one-2-315)
Black and white photographic print of Marilyn Lawson wearing a polka dot dress sitting inside Tokyo’s NYK building. Marilyn Lawson was the secretary to Colonel Svenson, head of intelligence division at NYK building. Inscribed on back: "Dec 47/Marilyn Lawson."