Letter from Sarah "Sade" Pyatt to Kida family

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Kenjiro and Miyuki “Kay” Kida Family Collection

Envelope addressed to Miyuki "Kay" Kida in the Farm Labor Camp. Letter from "Grandma" (Sarah "Sade" Pyatt) to her "children" (the Kida family) at the Farm Labor Camp in Nyssa, Oregon dated October 25, 1942. Mrs. Pyatt mentions that timber prices were high and wishes that George and Kenjiro could come back and sell some of the timber growing on their land. Mentions high food prices. She sent the Kidas five dollars the previous week. She hopes that the Kidas can get a house before the weather turns too cold.




Japanese American Museum of Oregon; Portland, Oregon

Courtesy of Kida Family Collection, Japanese American Museum of Oregon