Letter from Emmy Sumida Ito to Chimata Sumida

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Sumida Family Collection

First letter from Emmy Sumida to her father Chimata Sumida describing status of a few Japanese businesses in Los Angeles including the reorganization of Sun Produce, where her future husband. Ken Ito, was named a manager. She also mentions air raids along the western coast of California.




Courtesy of the Sumida Family Collection, Densho