Shiz Inaba Interview Segment 1

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Born in Portland, Oregon

0:04:49 — Segment 1 of 20

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May 27, 2023

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Shiz Inaba

Shiz Inaba Interview

1:21:38 — 20 segments

May 27, 2023

Wapato, Washington

Nisei female. Born September 19, 1929, in Portland, Oregon. Grew up in Milwaukie, Oregon, where parents ran a farm. During World War II, removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, returned to Oregon and parents ran a hotel business in Portland. Went to business school and worked for an insurance company before meeting future husband and getting married. Raised a family and worked on the family farm, Inaba Produce Farms.

Tom Ikeda, interviewer; Yuka Murakami, videographer


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