Issei-owned grocery store

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ddr-densho-25-8 (Legacy UID: denshopd-p25-00008)

Yamada Collection

Matahichi and Kisa Iseri immigrated from Kumamoto-ken, Japan, in the early 1900s. They became successful berry farmers in the White River Valley and also ran a small grocery store on their property. The World War II incarceration forced the Iseris to close both businesses. After the war, the Iseris settled in Ontario, Oregon, and worked as farm laborers.

1928

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  • Iseri, Matahichi
  • Iseri, Kisa

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Courtesy of the Yamada Family Collection

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