Letter from Sarah "Sade" Pyatt to Kida family

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Kenjiro and Miyuki “Kay” Kida Family Collection

Letter from "Grandma" (Sarah "Sade" Pyatt) to her "children" (the Kida family) in Nyssa, Oregon, dated December 2, 1942. She writes that she is angry about Kay's treatment in town. Writes that she wishes they were home. Talks about Ethel Crow, her sister Vickie, and Vickie's granddaughter Victoria, as well as general news about other people from the White Salmon area. Asks "do you know any Japanese people" (unclear why she asks this).




Japanese American Museum of Oregon; Portland, Oregon

Courtesy of Kida Family Collection, Japanese American Museum of Oregon