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Takahashi Family Skiing (ddr-one-2-147)
img Takahashi Family Skiing (ddr-one-2-147)
Black and white photographic print of Junko "June" Takahashi wearing skis and seated on snow. Inscribed on back: "4 Jan 57/Junko." 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.
Visiting Nara (ddr-one-2-441)
img Visiting Nara (ddr-one-2-441)
Black and white photographic print of an unidentified man in Nara. Inscribed on the back: "Nara."
Snow in Tokyo (ddr-one-2-135)
img Snow in Tokyo (ddr-one-2-135)
Black and white photographic print of snow covered cars with a round sign sticking out of the snow.
View from Matsuzakaya Department Store (ddr-one-2-241)
img View from Matsuzakaya Department Store (ddr-one-2-241)
Black and white photographic print of Tokyo from the roof of Tokyo’s Matsuzakaya department store with a small circular building top on the right side of the image, possibly factory, with smoke rising from the building.
Imperial Theater (ddr-one-2-333)
img Imperial Theater (ddr-one-2-333)
Black and white photographic print of Tokyo’s Imperial Theater façade from across the street; donor, Shiuko Sakai, attended ballet performances at the Imperial Theater.
Takahashi Family Portrait (ddr-one-2-150)
img Takahashi Family Portrait (ddr-one-2-150)
Black and white photographic print of Yoko Takahashi Ushijima and her second husband seated in their home outside of Tokyo. Donor stated that both Yoko and her husband worked as dentists. Inscribed on back: "Husband & I/37.4" Shiuko Sakai, the donor, met Yoko around 1947-1948 when Donor was billeted at an all-female hotel and Yoko was ...
Fujiya Hotel (ddr-one-2-119)
img Fujiya Hotel (ddr-one-2-119)
Black and white photographic print of hotel room with two beds at Fujiya Hotel. Printed in the lower left corner: "'Bed Room.. Hollyhock'/Fujiya Hotel Miyanoshita Spa Japan." 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 ...
Visit to Okayama (ddr-one-2-671)
img Visit to Okayama (ddr-one-2-671)
Black and white photographic print of Hisako Kageyama, a former playmate of Shiuko Sakai. Inscribed on the back: "1953. 3. 8." Stamp on the bottom in untranslated Japanese.
Visit to San Francisco (ddr-one-2-695)
img Visit to San Francisco (ddr-one-2-695)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Shiuko Sakai and Heidi Okihara standing on the end platform of cable car.
Visiting Asa's Home (ddr-one-2-385)
img Visiting Asa's Home (ddr-one-2-385)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai dressed in a kimono standing in front of Asa’s house with lattice shadow pattern visible on ground to the right.
Odori in Kyoto (ddr-one-2-29)
img Odori in Kyoto (ddr-one-2-29)
Black and white photographic print of four dancers’ profiles at a festival dance (“odori”) in Kyoto, with several other dancers in background. Inscribed on back: "17 APR 49/MIYAKO ODORI/KYOTO."
Taguchi Train Station (ddr-one-2-116)
img Taguchi Train Station (ddr-one-2-116)
Black and white photographic print of unidentified individuals in a crowd standing outside at the Taguchi train station. Inscribed on the back: "18 JAN 53/TAGUCHI STATION."
Meiji Shrine (ddr-one-2-405)
img Meiji Shrine (ddr-one-2-405)
Black and white photographic print of Tami Okamura with white headscarf and dark purse standing near Meiji Shrine with a bicycle behind her.
Meiji Building (ddr-one-2-338)
img Meiji Building (ddr-one-2-338)
Black and white photographic print of the Meiji building, which was used by the U.S. military.
Inside the NYK Building (ddr-one-2-324)
img Inside the NYK Building (ddr-one-2-324)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) Betty Whaley seated at a desk and Lt. Roosevelt standing next to the desk inside Tokyo's NYK Building. Inscribed on the back: "Dec 47/LT. ROOSEVELT & BETTY/JANE WHALEY/IN THE OFFICE."
Acadia Arriving at Port of Yokohama (ddr-one-2-301)
img Acadia Arriving at Port of Yokohama (ddr-one-2-301)
Black and white photographic print of Port of Yokohama taken from aboard the Acadia at arrival, depicting the passageway from ship to shore. Inscribed on back: "17 Dec 46."
Shinjuku Gardens (ddr-one-2-154)
img Shinjuku Gardens (ddr-one-2-154)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai, an unidentified woman and an unidentified child on lawn at the Shinjuku Gardens.
Hibiya Park (ddr-one-2-403)
img Hibiya Park (ddr-one-2-403)
Black and white photographic print of Tami Okamura in dark coat and headscarf standing under a tree at Hibiya Park in front of Imperial Palace Moat.
Hotel Osaka (ddr-one-2-131)
img Hotel Osaka (ddr-one-2-131)
Black and white photographic print street and Hotel Osaka (far left), where Tami Okamura and Shiuko Sakai, the donor, were billeted in 1951. Tami and Shiuko were friends while living and working in Japan.
Visit to Okayama (ddr-one-2-669)
img Visit to Okayama (ddr-one-2-669)
Black and white photographic print of portrait of unidentified young man wearing white shirt. The man is a member of the Kageyama family, friends of Shiuko Sakai from Seattle, Washington.
Visit to Oshima-Gun (ddr-one-2-623)
img Visit to Oshima-Gun (ddr-one-2-623)
Black and white photographic print of (from left) nephew of Dr. Kanemori, a dentist from Seattle; Heidi Okihara; daughter of Dr. Kanemori; and Shiuko Sakai standing in unknown location near the Kanemori home. The Kanemoris were Heidi’s relatives.
Visit to Midori (ddr-one-2-580)
img Visit to Midori (ddr-one-2-580)
Black and white photographic print of Harue Toyoji’s children, (from left) Taeko Toyoji, Takako Toyoji (in Taeko’s lap) and Sahaye Toyoji, seated at Harue’s house.
Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-231)
img Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-231)
Black and white photographic print of an unidentified street scene, featuring buildings across the street from the photographer.
Visiting Nara (ddr-one-2-467)
img Visiting Nara (ddr-one-2-467)
Black and white photographic print of a sign reading “Portlait Photos of Pictures."
Visit to Karuizawa (ddr-one-2-169)
img Visit to Karuizawa (ddr-one-2-169)
Black and white photographic print of tree-lined road in Karuizawa.
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