Envelope and letter to Dr. Keizaburo "Kei" Koyama from Ukiji Akita

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Dr. Keizaburo Koyama Family Collection

Envelope addressed to Dr. Koyama at Santa Fe Detention Camp from Ukiji Akita in Salt Lake City. Postmarked Jul 31, 1943. Inside is a short letter from Ukiji Akita, dated July 31, 1943, thanking Dr. Koyama for his services at camp and advising that he had arrived safely. Ukiji asks Kei to forward his “teeth” when they arrive. At the bottom of the letter is an "EXAMINED" stamp with an unknown signature on it.




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Courtesy of the Koyama Family Collection, Japanese American Museum of Oregon