doc Testimony of Susumu Sato (ddr-densho-67-157)
Written testimony of Susumu Sato of Olympia, Washington. Incarcerated in the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. This testimony was presented at the CWRIC hearing in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday, September 9, 1981, in the section titled "Evacuation Impact and Redress." Personal information excised by Densho.
doc Seattle Chapter, JACL Reporter, Vol. 34, No. 2, February 1997 (ddr-sjacl-1-443)
Newsletter covering the following topics: JACL will participate in first APIC Legislative day in Olympia; Aki Kurose honored with the dedication of the Laurelhurst Peace Garden Project and a $32,000 grant for a peep counseling resolution program at Laurelhurst Elementary where she taught; Rep. Kip Tokuda introduces Day of Remembrance resolution in the Washington House of …
doc County Officers Ask Alien Ban (February 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-606)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 7, 1942, p. 3
doc Oyster Raisers Lose Jap Help (April 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-761)
The Seattle Daily Times, April 19, 1942, p. 8
doc Jap Ouster Hits Oyster Industry (March 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-667)
The Seattle Daily Times, March 5, 1942, p. 14
doc Japanese Rifles (January 13, 1947) (ddr-densho-56-1172)
The Seattle Daily Times, January 13, 1947, p. 3
img Governor signing the Washington State Redress Bill (ddr-densho-10-7)
Governor John Spellman of Washington State signs a state bill allocating redress payments of $5,000 each for thirty-eight Nisei state employees who lost their jobs during World War II due to their Japanese ancestry. Front row (left to right): Cherry Kinoshita, Governor John Spellman, Miye Ishihara, and Frank Kinomoto. Back: unidentified, Representative Gary Locke, Paul Ellis, …
img Signing of the Washington State Employees Compensation Bill by Governor John Spellman (ddr-densho-10-163)
Caption on reverse: "Gov. John Spellman signing ESSB 3163, Wash. State Redress Bill - May 13, 1983 ($5000 redress for 34 former state employees, J.A.). L-R: Back row: Rep. Gary Locke, Paul Ellis, Rep. Art Wang, ?, Tom Takemura, Sen. George Fleming, Mako Nakagawa, Ron Sims, Michi Maebori. Front row: Cherry Kinoshita, Gov. John Spellman, Miye …
img Signing of the Washington State Employees Compensation Bill by Governor John Spellman (ddr-densho-10-162)
Caption on reverse: "Gov. John Spellman signing ESSB 3163, Wash. State Employees Redress Bill."
vh Ryo Imamura Interview (ddr-densho-1000-27)
Sansei male, born 1944 in the Gila River concentration camp, Arizona. His father was the late Rev. Kanmo Imamura, a former Bishop of Hawaii and a minister for the Hawaii Kyodan and the Buddhist Churches of America (BCA). His mother Jane Imamura composed many of the children's gathas sung in the Dharma Schools. Both of his …
img Hisashi Motomatsu riding a bicycle (ddr-densho-296-182)
Caption in album: "Hisashi '47 Olympia."
doc Letter from the Director of Licenses to the Japanese Barber Union (ddr-densho-381-160)
Charles R. Maybury, Director of Licenses, writes to Chuzaburo Ito, President of the Japanese Barber Union, that Masue Matsuo is in good standing with the licensing department.
doc Ryo Tsai Librarian Certificate (ddr-densho-446-442)
In 1961, Ryo Tsai received a Librarian Certificate from Washington State
img The Isoshima Family on a trip (ddr-densho-477-277)
Photograph of the Isoshima with the Washington State Capitol building in the background. Back row from left to right: Elaine Isoshima, Mitsuko (Nakahara) Isoshima, and Takeo Isoshima. Front row left to right: Naomi Isoshima, Susan Isoshima, and Glenn Isoshima. The caption to the side of the photo reads "Many Family Trips" in black ink.
doc Seattle Chapter, JACL Reporter, Vol. 33, No. 10, October 1996 (ddr-sjacl-1-439)
Newsletter covering the following topics: Move to collaborate more with Puget Sound Chapters (Lake Washington, Puyallup Valley, White River, Olympia, and Seattle); Seattle JACL members meet with the Japanese parents of Yoshi Hattori, an LSU student, shot and killed as they approached the wrong house for a Halloween Party. The killer was acquitted, but a civil …
Narrator Clifford Uyeda
Nisei male. Born January 14, 1917, in Olympia, Washington. Raised in Washington before attending the University of Wisconsin, where he graduated in 1940. Earned medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, and completed his residency at Harvard Medical School in 1949. Served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and …
doc Seattle Chapter, JACL Reporter, Vol. VIII, No. 10, October 1971 (ddr-sjacl-1-135)
Bulletin covering the following topics: 50th Anniversary Program-Aim to honor pioneers like Clarence Arai. After potluck at Blaine with National President having a ?rap? session with youth, ?Sansei, can you dig politics??; Congress passes bill to Repeal Title II of the Internal Security Act of 1950; Pride and Shame to be exhibited in Olympia at PNW …