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At the NYK Building (ddr-one-2-351)
img At the NYK Building (ddr-one-2-351)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai and an unidentified boy standing in front of low wall and fence behind the NYK building. Inscribed on the back: "47/ME & A LITTLE ORPHAN."
Outside the Imperial Palace (ddr-one-2-125)
img Outside the Imperial Palace (ddr-one-2-125)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai standing before a moat that surrounds the Imperial Palace, near the NYK building where she worked.
Torii Gate (ddr-one-2-226)
img Torii Gate (ddr-one-2-226)
Black and white photographic print of the view downwards toward a torii gate with two unidentified individuals walking beneath the gate.
Visit to Okayama (ddr-one-2-673)
img Visit to Okayama (ddr-one-2-673)
Black and white photographic print of Hatsumi Kageyama holding her baby.
Visit to Hiroshima (ddr-one-2-577)
img Visit to Hiroshima (ddr-one-2-577)
Black and white photographic print with a free-standing smokestack in center of the image.
Visit to Miyajima Island (ddr-one-2-588)
img Visit to Miyajima Island (ddr-one-2-588)
Black and white photographic print of Miyajima taken from above with tree branches in foreground. This photo taken en route from Shiuko Sakai’s childhood Miyajima residence to her aunt’s home. Shiuko Sakai lived in Miyajima in 1930 at age seven. To walk to her aunt’s house she would cross a bridge near her home, climb up ...
Fujiya Hotel (ddr-one-2-122)
img Fujiya Hotel (ddr-one-2-122)
Black and white photographic print of interior lobby at Fujiya Hotel. Printed in the lower right corner: "'Ocean View Parlour'/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 the facilities.
Scenic View (ddr-one-2-417)
img Scenic View (ddr-one-2-417)
Black and white photographic print of a nature scene taken on the journey back to Tokyo from a daytrip to the Atami Hotel. Photo includes blossoming tree and partial ocean view. Atami is a resort for R&R south of Yokohama and was commandeered by US military during the occupation. Inscribed on the back: " 4-12 '47/SCENE ...
Miyazu Village (ddr-one-2-72)
img Miyazu Village (ddr-one-2-72)
Black and white photographic print of unidentified villagers standing outside, featuring young girl holding baby on her back in foreground, at Miyazu Village, Ama No Hashidate, Japan. Inscribed on back: "30 JUNE 49/MIYAZU."
Taeko Toyoji (ddr-one-2-584)
img Taeko Toyoji (ddr-one-2-584)
Black and white photographic print of Taeko Toyoji standing in a bush. Inscribed on the front of the photograph: "Dear/Shiuko/Love/June." Inscribed on the back: "May 30, 1948/Miss M. Shimomura/took this for me."
Ueno Park (ddr-one-2-259)
img Ueno Park (ddr-one-2-259)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai seated on rail at Ueno Park. Inscribed on back: "UENO PARK/OCT. 49/ME"
Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-304)
img Streets of Tokyo (ddr-one-2-304)
Black and white photographic print of unidentified multistory building in Tokyo. Inscribed on back: "Dec 46."
Toy Sale (ddr-one-2-8)
img Toy Sale (ddr-one-2-8)
Black and white photographic print of an unidentified seated man with a hat selling toys during a holiday, with three unidentified children watching the man. Inscribed on back: "17 APR 49/MARUYAMA PARK/KYOTO."
Visiting Lake Biwa (ddr-one-2-478)
img Visiting Lake Biwa (ddr-one-2-478)
Black and white photographic print of Lake Biwa scenery taken from elevation.
Visit to Kyushu (ddr-one-2-196)
img Visit to Kyushu (ddr-one-2-196)
Black and white photographic print of a sign reading “Onishi Bozu Jigoku” at onzen (hot springs) in Kyushu.
Acadia Arriving at Port of Yokohama (ddr-one-2-299)
img Acadia Arriving at Port of Yokohama (ddr-one-2-299)
Black and white photographic print of Port of Yokohama taken from aboard the Acadia at arrival, depicting approximately 14 unidentified individuals standing on balcony. Inscribed on back: "17 Dec 46."
Fujiya Hotel in Miyanoshita (ddr-one-2-540)
img Fujiya Hotel in Miyanoshita (ddr-one-2-540)
Black and white photographic print of the Fujiya Hotel's tea garden, featuring a waterfall. Inscribed on the back: "30 May 47/GARDEN IN FRONT OF FUJIYA HOTEL."
Yoko Takahashi's wedding (ddr-one-2-145)
img Yoko Takahashi's wedding (ddr-one-2-145)
Black and white photographic print of unidentified individuals standing outside at Yoko Takahashi’s wedding. Two women dressed in dark colored kimono's flag the bride dressed in a light kimono with a large print and white vail, all stand with their backs to the camera. Shiuko Sakai, the donor, met Yoko around 1947-1948 when Donor was billeted ...
Inside the NYK Building
img Inside the NYK Building "While the Boss is Away" (ddr-one-2-320)
Black and white photographic print of Peggy Gee (née Pedlow) leaning toward window inside Tokyo's NYK Building. Inscribed on back: "24 May 47/Peggy looking out."
Visiting Nara (ddr-one-2-446)
img Visiting Nara (ddr-one-2-446)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai standing on the temple grounds in Nara. Inscribed on the back: "Nara."
Visit to New York (ddr-one-2-703)
img Visit to New York (ddr-one-2-703)
Black and white photographic print of George Nakamura, military linguist (standing), and (from left) Shiuko Sakai and Mrs. Jorgensen seated on lounge chair at Jorgensen property.
Visit to Lake Chuzenji (ddr-one-2-500)
img Visit to Lake Chuzenji (ddr-one-2-500)
Black and white photographic print of Lake Chuzenji with trees in foreground.
Shiuko Sakai (ddr-one-2-263)
img Shiuko Sakai (ddr-one-2-263)
Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai's head and shoulders.
Visit to Karuizawa (ddr-one-2-158)
img Visit to Karuizawa (ddr-one-2-158)
Black and white photographic print of Aya Taketomi sitting outside in chair with house’s sliding glass doors behind her. Donor stated that many people owned summerhouses in Karuizawa, because the climate was cooler than Tokyo. Aya Taketomi, sitting in the chair in front of her family’s summerhouse, was the daughter of the former Japanese ambassador to ...
Lunch on a Rock Wall (ddr-one-2-422)
img Lunch on a Rock Wall (ddr-one-2-422)
Color photographic print of (from left) Yo Tagiri, Tami Okamura (in plaid shirt), and Mary Jane Kinoshita or May Ideta having lunch while seated on rocks in front of a rock wall on way home from Atami Hotel. Atami is a resort for R&R south of Yokohama and was commandeered by US military during the occupation. ...
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