The Mary and Victor Ikeda Collection consists of photographs mainly from the Ikeda and Kinoshita families' time at Minidoka concentration camp. Topics include baseball and basketball in camp, employment in the Administration Building, and Francis "Bako" Kinoshita's funeral after being killed in action while fighting in Italy with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.
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94 black and white photographic prints and 1 yearbook
Courtesy of Mary and Victor Ikeda, Densho
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img Ikeda family photo (ddr-densho-348-2)
Back row, left to right: Hannah, Junko, Martha. Front row: Mr. and Mrs. T. Ikeda.
img Otees basketball team in team jackets (ddr-densho-348-3)
Otees played in the Minidoka basketball league.
img Basketball team in team jerseys (ddr-densho-348-4)
May be Francis "Bako" Kinoshita's basketball team.
img Office workers at Minidoka (ddr-densho-348-5)
Group photograph of office workers taken at the Administration Building in Minidoka concentration camp.
img Office workers at Minidoka (ddr-densho-348-6)
Group photograph of office workers taken in the Administration Building at Minidoka concentration camps.
img Brother and sister (ddr-densho-348-7)
Imelda and Chuck Kinoshita in Minidoka concentration camp. Imelda had returned from the East Coast to attend their brother Francis "Bako" Kinoshita's funeral.
img Four sisters (ddr-densho-348-8)
Four sisters, Mary, Imelda, Mary Jane, and Irene who all returned to Minidoka concentration camp from the East Coast for their brother Francis "Bako" Kinoshita's funeral.