Join us in celebrating Densho's 25th anniversary by attending our free virtual gala on October 23rd and by considering a tribute gift. Learn more at www.densho.org/25gala

ddr-densho-1011-10-1 (Legacy UID: denshovh-yshig-02-0001)

Growing up in San Francisco

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

00:07:07 — Segment 1 of 13

Previous segment Next segment

2010

Raechel Donahue and Garrett Lindemann Collection

Raechel Donahue and Garrett Lindemann Collection

Courtesy of Raechel Donahue and Garrett Lindemann

ddr-densho-1011-10

Shig Yabu

Shig Yabu Interview

01:47:37 — 13 segments

2010

Camarillo, California

Nisei male. Born June 13, 1932, in San Francisco, California. During World War II, removed to the Pomona Assembly Center, California, and the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming. While in camp, found an injured magpie bird, named it Maggie, and adopted it as a pet. Following the war, wrote a children's book, Hello, Maggie! and became involved with the Heart Mountain Wyoming Foundation.

(This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.)

Raechel Donahue, interviewer

Raechel Donahue and Garrett Lindemann Collection

Courtesy of Raechel Donahue and Garrett Lindemann

API