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Waterfall (ddr-densho-287-705)
img Waterfall (ddr-densho-287-705)
Photograph of a waterfall. Text on the bottom of the image reads "Waterfall, Alaska"
Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-145-14)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-145-14)
Memories of visit to Ketchikan, Alaska, on the trip to the Waterfall Cannery; discussion of native Americans and the canneries

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 38 (ddr-densho-1000-145-38)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 38 (ddr-densho-1000-145-38)
Ties with several Issei at the Waterfall Cannery

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-145-21)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-145-21)
Beginnings of unionization process at the Waterfall cannery

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 31 (ddr-densho-1000-145-31)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 31 (ddr-densho-1000-145-31)
Other memories of the Waterfall cannery: poor living conditions; layout of the cannery

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-145-16)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-145-16)
Organization of the Waterfall Cannery; discussion of the roles of various ethnic groups

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

The Cannery (ddr-densho-287-212)
img The Cannery (ddr-densho-287-212)
Photograph of a cannery. On the image in the lower left corner "Otto S." is written. On the image in the lower right corner "Waterfall. Alaska." is written. Written on the album page below the image is "The Cannery" in white ink.
Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-145-22)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-145-22)
Acting as a middleman between the management and the workers at the Waterfall cannery

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-145-13)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-145-13)
Personal recollections of first trip to the Waterfall Cannery: slow trip aboard a freighter

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-145-32)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 32 (ddr-densho-1000-145-32)
Description of the physical layout of the Waterfall cannery, separate lodging for different ethnic groups

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-145-28)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-145-28)
Changes in the Waterfall Cannery over the years, both in conditions and relationships between workers

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-145-7)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview IV Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-145-7)
Description of some of the jobs involved in a cannery; personal role assisting the head mechanic at the Waterfall Cannery

This interview focuses on the narrator's experiences working in the Alaska salmon cannery system in the 1930s.

Semmy (ddr-densho-287-171)
img Semmy (ddr-densho-287-171)
Photograph of Semmy holding a piece of lumber next to a river. Written below the image on the album page is "Semmy" in white ink.
Eug (ddr-densho-287-683)
img Eug (ddr-densho-287-683)
Photograph of a man sitting on a railing. Written on the album page below the image is "Eug" in black ink.
Mr. Tanaka (ddr-densho-287-223)
img Mr. Tanaka (ddr-densho-287-223)
Photograph of Mr. Tanaka standing on a dock. Written on the album page below the image is "Mr. Tanaka, Book-keeper" in white ink.
Halibate (ddr-densho-287-245)
img Halibate (ddr-densho-287-245)
Photograph of two unidentfied people standing next to a 210 pound 6 foot 4 inch halibate. One of the people is sitting on the other's shoulders.
Sam Hattai (ddr-densho-287-234)
img Sam Hattai (ddr-densho-287-234)
Photograph of Sam Hattai standing on a dock. Written on the album page is "Sam Hattai" in white ink.
Mits Kashiwaga (ddr-densho-287-224)
img Mits Kashiwaga (ddr-densho-287-224)
Photograph of "Mits" Kashiwagi sitting atop some fishing nets. Written on the album page below the image is "'Mits' Kashiwagi" in white ink.
Man on railing (ddr-densho-287-250)
img Man on railing (ddr-densho-287-250)
Photograph of an unidentified man sitting on a railing that is covered in fishing nets.
Wash Can Crew (ddr-densho-287-326)
img Wash Can Crew (ddr-densho-287-326)
Photograph of eight unidentfied people call sitting on a tractor. Written on the album page below the image is "Wash - Can Crew" in white pencil.
Samuel Hokari (ddr-densho-287-225)
img Samuel Hokari (ddr-densho-287-225)
Photograph of Samuel Hokari sitting on a railing. Written on the album page below the image is "Samuel Hokari" in white ink.
Pitching Fish (ddr-densho-287-682)
img Pitching Fish (ddr-densho-287-682)
Photograph of men standing in a pile of fish. Written on the album page below the image is "Pitching Fish" in black ink.
Butcher Crew (ddr-densho-287-680)
img Butcher Crew (ddr-densho-287-680)
Photograph of 10 men posing together on a deck. Written on the album page above the image is "The Butcher Crew" in black ink. Written on the album page below the image: "Yano - Osumi - George Bozo - Yoshi - Masak -- Hippo - Kenny - Ed" in black ink.
Sammy (ddr-densho-287-177)
img Sammy (ddr-densho-287-177)
Photoraph of Sammy Hokari sitting on a log near a body of water. Written on the album page to the left of the picture is "Sammy" in white letters.
Masak (ddr-densho-287-681)
img Masak (ddr-densho-287-681)
Photograph of two men standing on a dock. Written on the album page below the image is "Masak - 1938" in black ink.
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