Bessie Yoshida Konishi Interview Segment 1

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00:04:59 — Segment 1 of 19

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May 13, 2008

Densho Visual History Collection


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Bessie Yoshida Konishi

Bessie Yoshida Konishi Interview

01:06:15 — 19 segments

May 13, 2008

Denver, Colorado

Nisei female. Born September 17, 1932, in La Jara, Colorado. Spent childhood in Alamosa, Colorado, where family operated a successful produce farm. Married in 1950 and obtained graduate degree in education. Active with Japanese American community projects and diversity education.

Megan Asaka, interviewer; Dana Hoshide, videographer


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