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Letter to Tomoye Takahashi (ddr-densho-422-297)
doc Letter to Tomoye Takahashi (ddr-densho-422-297)
Written in Japanese. Written on back of envelope in english: Misao Maruyama-Terutomi 96 yrs
Letter from Katsuhiko Hagiwara to Victor Abe (ddr-densho-422-32)
doc Letter from Katsuhiko Hagiwara to Victor Abe (ddr-densho-422-32)
Returning whatever items he has from Takahashi's, but denying that he owes Tomoye or the company any money.
Group sitting at a table at San Francisco YMCA (ddr-ajah-6-939)
img Group sitting at a table at San Francisco YMCA (ddr-ajah-6-939)
Caption below photo: San Francisco YMCA, where Susumu Tomine (far left) went for English lessons, circa 1939-1940. He was a kibei, born in America but educated in Japan. Her returned when he was 18 years old to live in Alameda, CA.
Family standing on sidewalk (ddr-ajah-6-328)
img Family standing on sidewalk (ddr-ajah-6-328)
Caption below photo: An Issei man, wearing a straw hat and western shoes and what appears to be his family, perhaps right after the women arrive in America. Note the traditional geta shoes worn by his daughter. Location unknown, but probably San Francisco, CA circa 1915-1924. Japanese Immigration ended in 1924.
Large group photo (ddr-ajah-6-598)
img Large group photo (ddr-ajah-6-598)
Caption below photo: 2031 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA. Far left, 2nd row is Takuritsu Morita, an instructor in the Japanese language living in Alameda or Oakland when this photo was shot, 1915-1933
Portrait of Takuritsu and Toyo Morita (ddr-ajah-6-634)
img Portrait of Takuritsu and Toyo Morita (ddr-ajah-6-634)
Caption below photo: Takuritsu Morita poses with Toyo Miyamoto Morita sometime just after their arrival in American on October 27, 1924. The just married couple would live at 2324 Clement in Alameda, CA. This portrait was likely made not long after they disembarked from their ship, the Taiyo Maru, in San Francisco, Ca.,
Immigration document (ddr-ajah-6-494)
doc Immigration document (ddr-ajah-6-494)
Caption below document: Immigration papers for Yoshio Itahara and his wife, Hama, from Japan to American. He was 33, she was 24. They would live in Alameda, CA., September 10, 1902
Telegram from Wilbur Takiguchi to Fumiko
doc Telegram from Wilbur Takiguchi to Fumiko "Nellie" Itahara (ddr-ajah-6-532)
Caption below photo: Fumiko "Nellie" Itahara becomes the chairman for the Northern California Young People's Christian Conference. The NYYPCC held young adult events and conferences before and after World War II. October 6, 1937
Two women and child at Golden Gate International Exposition (ddr-ajah-6-536)
img Two women and child at Golden Gate International Exposition (ddr-ajah-6-536)
Caption below photo: Toshiko "May" Yeda (left), her mother, Harumi, and friend Fumiko "Nellie" Itahara stroll around the Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939, San Francisco's third and last World's Fair. It was also the year that Nazi Germany invaded Europe. Among the items they may have noticed at the World's Fair was the German swastika …
Young Men's Christian Association group (ddr-ajah-6-569)
img Young Men's Christian Association group (ddr-ajah-6-569)
Caption below photo: The Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) at 1950 Bush Street, San Francisco, CA, circa 1915-1930s. Takuritsu Morita was living in Oakland by 1915 and by 1919, in Alameda, CA. He worked at Japanese Schools in Alameda and Mountain View until World War II. Morita is standing 3rd from right in second row.
MIS Calendar titled
doc MIS Calendar titled "The Secret MIS Weapon" (ddr-ajah-2-24)
Calendar of sketches referencing the experiences of MIS soldiers. Signed on January page by Jack Matsuoka
Six men seated, holding ATIS sign (ddr-ajah-2-16)
img Six men seated, holding ATIS sign (ddr-ajah-2-16)
Written on back: 25th Anniv. MIS Reunion, Jack Tar Hotel S.F. / Nov. 11-13, 1966 / Jack Tsutomuida, -, George Kayano,-,- and Hiro Fuchiwaki
Group of men around speakers table with banner in background (ddr-ajah-2-17)
img Group of men around speakers table with banner in background (ddr-ajah-2-17)
Written on back: 25th Anniv. MIS Reunion, Jack Tar Hotel S.F. / Nov. 11-13, 1966 / Col. K. Rasmussen, Col. Sydney Mashbir, Gene Uratsu, Lt. Col. Barry Saiki, and Aki Yoshimura
Row of tents (ddr-ajah-2-178)
img Row of tents (ddr-ajah-2-178)
Caption below photo: Army Day at San Francisco, Camped at Polo Grounds, Golden Gate, October 1941
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