White House war reparation letter

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Mae Hara Collection

When Mae Hara received her reparation letter and check, she said she was stunned. She used the money received from the government to buy a new echo organ for her church in Madison, Wisconsin. Hara dedicated the donation to the memory of her parents, Kinmatsu and Chiyoko Kanazawa.

c. 1989




Courtesy of Mae Hara Collection