National basketball tournament
ddr-densho-114-230 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i114-00230)
Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee Collection
In the late 1940s, Seattle hosted the National Oriental Basketball Tournament with teams competing from Washington, Oregon, California, Hawaii, Illinois and Vancouver, BC. In this photo Seattle Mayor William F. Devin talks with the Honolulu team.
Courtesy of the Seattle Nisei Veterans Committee and the U.S. Army