Nancy Kyoko Oda Segment 12

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Becoming a public school teacher

0:16:46 — Segment 12 of 14

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February 7, 2019

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Nancy Kyoko Oda

Nancy Kyoko Oda Interview

2:17:31 — 14 segments


Los Angeles, California

Sansei female. Born May 20, 1945, at the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Shortly after birth, parents returned to the Los Angeles, California, area, where they had been living before World War II. Grew up in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles, and was involved in judo along with father, who was a judo instructor. Established a career as a public school teacher and administrator, and was also involved in numerous community groups.

Virginia Yamada, interviewer; Dana Hoshide, videographer


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