Photo of Yuichi and Yuji Sumi

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Sumi Family Collection

"Having worked in the wholesale business prior to WWII, Yuji Sumi opened the 'New World Gift Shop' in 1945. Located at 1131 Amsterdam Avenue in New York City, it sold giftware and collectibles primarily from Japan. It closed in 1994."

c. 1963


Still Image


Courtesy of the Sumi Family Collection, Densho