Two Issei women

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ddr-densho-166-17 (Legacy UID: denshopd-p166-00017)

Mayeno Family Collection

This postcard depicts a portrait of a Nisei woman and her niece. The aunt, Yone Kaita, was an owner of the Maneki Restaurant in Seattle, Washington. She sponsored her niece, Masaye, to come to the U.S. to waitress at the restaurant.

c. 1919


Still Image


Courtesy of the Mayeno Family Collection

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