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Ethics Commission, Tennessee
Ethics Commission, Tennessee
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Established to sustain the public's confidence in government by increasing the integrity and transparency of state and local government through regulation of lobbying activities, financial disclosure requirements, and ethical conduct.
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University of Melbourne 2006 Undergraduate Handbook Web Archive
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University of Melbourne Undergraduate Handbook 2001 Web Archive
Pellissippi State Community College
Pellissippi State Community College
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28
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Pellissippi State Community College course catalog
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The University of Minnesota has a long-standing and extensive commitment to interdisciplinary activity, as reflected in its research centers, academic programs, and vast number of faculty and students engaged in interdisciplinary inquiry. It ranges in form from collaborative teams, particularly in scientific and technological fields, who bring to their work insights from multiple disciplines, to individual scholars whose work crosses the boundaries between disciplines. A recent inventory...
Thomas T. Noguchi Interview
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Date: March 27, 2014 Narrator: Thomas T. Nogushi Interviewer: Naoko Wake Densho ID: ddr-densho-1021-8 0:54:01 9 segments Thomas Noguchi was the first Japanese American to serve as the Chief Medical Examiner-Coroner of Los Angeles Country. Well-known for conducting autopsies of public figures such as Robert F. Kennedy, Marilyn Monroe, and William Holden, Noguchi was in the position between 1967 and 1982. As a Shin Issei immigrant born in Japan (in 1927) and trained in medicine in both Japan and...
clusterrepub
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32
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Motlow Community College Catalog
Motlow Community College Catalog
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9
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Motlow Community College 2006/2007 Catalog
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University of Melbourne Undergraduate Handbook 1995 Web Archive (Snapshot)
Videographer of the Year Awards 2011
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44
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NIST WTC Organized Photo Repository
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417,664
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NIST acquired a large amount of visual material as part of its World Trade Center Investigation. A subset of this material, including photographs and video clips, was organized into a searchable database in which each image and video clip was characterized by a set of attributes including: source/owner, time of shot/video, content (including building, face(s), key events such as plane strike, fireballs, collapse), and other details. The process of organizing and assigning attributes to these...
jakej Favorites
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478
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1,321
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jakej Favorites
Topic: favorites
Internal IA Donation Data
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486
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This item contains IA donation data.
Yuriko Yamamoto Interview
Yuriko Yamamoto Interview
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24
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598
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Date: April 24, 2012 Location: Los Angeles, California Videographer: Tani Ikeda Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-408 01:42:25 24 segments Nisei female. Born February 19, 1927, in Los Angeles, California. When mother passed away before the war, went to live with family friends while father went to Japan. During World War II, removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming. After leaving camp, lived for a time in Detroit, Michigan, before...
Sharon Seeder Interview
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346
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Date: September 29, 2017 Narrator: Sharon Seeder Interviewer: Anna Takada Densho ID: ddr-chi-1-5 1:02:00 13 segments Yonsei female. Born and raised in Chicago. Her parents met in Chicago after World War II and divorced before Sharon was born. Stepfather ran a bar in the Uptown neighborhood of Chicago. Sharon remained in Chicago and raised her family there. Visit Densho for more information.
An oral history with Ben Kuroki
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134
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Interview location: Ojai, California; Los Angeles, California An oral interview with Ben Kuroki, a tail gunner part of the 93rd b24 Bombardment Group during World War II. The interview was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project by California State University, Fullerton. Transcription is found in the item: csufccop_jaoh_0132. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: 2385_T01 See this item in the Densho Digital Repository...
An oral history with Frank S. Emi
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110
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Interview location: San Gabriel, California; Cody, Wyoming An oral interview with Frank S. Emi, civil rights activist and leading figure of the Heart Mountain Fair Play Committee. The interview was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project by California State University, Fullerton. Audio is found in item: csufccop_jaoh_0169. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: 3734_F01 See this item in the Densho Digital Repository at:...
Walt Woodward Interview
Walt Woodward Interview
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477
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Date: May 11, 1998 Location: Bainbridge Island, Washington Videographer: Matt Emery Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-104 00:31:39 10 segments Caucasian male born February 25, 1910, in Seattle, Washington. Co-publisher (with his wife Milly) and editor of the newspaper, The Bainbridge Review, from 1935-1963. During World War II, The Bainbridge Review was the sole newspaper on the West Coast to continuously speak out against the mass removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans, primarily through...
Tsuguo "Ike" Ikeda Interview II
Tsuguo "Ike" Ikeda Interview II
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713
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Date: October 6, 2000 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-124 01:13:49 14 segments Nisei male. Born 1924 in Portland, Oregon. Incarcerated at North Portland Assembly Center and Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Kept a diary beginning December, 1941 and through incarceration. Beginning as a teenager, was exceptionally active as a volunteer leader, first within a Japanese American church in Portland, later in camp with Federated Christian Church,...
Mits Koshiyama Interview
Mits Koshiyama Interview
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2,045
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Date: July 14, 2001 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-130 02:18:25 21 segments Nisei male. Born August 7, 1924 in Mountain View, California. Grew up in the Santa Clara Valley, California, working on his family's leased strawberry farm. In June of 1942, he was involuntarily ""evacuated"" to Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, then to Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming. Graduated from high school in camp and at the...
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Date: October 8 & 9, 2002 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: John Pai Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-135 07:12:07 86 segments Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned to conduct their own family history interviews. Individually and jointly, they and other family members had written and gathered material documenting their family history. They shared much of this with me to assist with research and preparation for the Densho interview. Mitsuye's daughter Jeni...
Ruby Inouye Interview
Ruby Inouye Interview
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2,179
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Date: April 3 & 4, 2003 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-143 05:19:28 55 segments Nisei female. Born November 17, 1920 in Seattle, Washington. Grew up in Seattle, and graduated salutatorian from Broadway High School. Was enrolled in the pre-medical program at the University of Washington on December 7, 1941. During the war, removed to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Left camp to attend...
Frank Miyamoto Interview IV
Frank Miyamoto Interview IV
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Date: July 7 & 8, 2003 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-145 04:47:29 38 segments Nisei male. Born July 29, 1912, in Seattle, Washington. Wrote 'Social Solidarity Among the Japanese in Seattle' as a Master's thesis, published in 1939 as one of the first academic works on the Japanese immigrant community. Incarcerated in Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Member of the Evacuation and Resettlement Study which studied the incarceration...
Fumiko Hayashida Interview
Fumiko Hayashida Interview
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1,510
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Date: March 16, 1998 Location: Bainbridge Island, Washington Videographer: Matt Emery Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-15 01:54:38 40 segments Nisei female. Born January 21, 1911, in Winslow, Washington. Grew up in Japan and the Fletcher's Bay area of Bainbridge Island, Washington. Member of the first group of Japanese Americans to be forcibly removed from their homes and incarcerated. Incarcerated at Manzanar concentration camp, California, and Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho, while pregnant and...
Elaine Ishikawa Hayes Interview III
Elaine Ishikawa Hayes Interview III
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559
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Date: June 24, 2004 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: John Pai Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-163 03:37:45 23 segments Nisei female. Born June 30, 1923, in Willows, California. Grew up in Sacramento, California, prior to World War II. During the war, was removed to the Sacramento Assembly Center, California, and the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Left camp to attend college in Wisconsin, and later moved to Chicago, Illinois. Post-World War II, was active in many civic...
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview
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Date: September 15-17, 2004 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: John Pai Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-170 07:02:27 71 segments Nisei female. Born March 31, 1909, in Vashon Island, Washington. Raised in Vashon Island and Des Moines, Washington, before being removed with her two children to Pinedale Assembly Center, California. Later transferred to Tule Lake concentration camp, California, and Minidoka, Idaho, before resettling in Chicago, Illinois. Lived and worked in Chicago before...
Bill Braye Interview
Bill Braye Interview
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Date: May 24, 2005 Location: Hammett, Idaho Videographer: John Pai Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-178 01:44:07 21 segments Caucasian male of Spanish and Irish descent. Born March 31, 1917, in Santa Monica, California. Moved to Salinas, California, as a teenager, and enlisted in the military. Stationed in the Philippines when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, and was captured by the Japanese military. Forced on the infamous Bataan Death March in 1942 and held as a prisoner of war until 1945, when he...
Sumi Okamoto Interview
Sumi Okamoto Interview
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Date: April 26, 2006 Location: Spokane, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-192 01:22:08 19 segments Nisei female. Born January 7, 1920, in Seattle, Washington. Spent childhood in Spokane, Washington, where father worked for the Alaska Junk Company. Attended Irving Grade School and Lewis & Clark High School. Wedding took place on December 7, 1941, the day of Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor. Husband passed away in 1946, and Ms. Okamoto worked as a secretary for...
Ehren Watada Interview
Ehren Watada Interview
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Date: December 22, 2006 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Don Sellers Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-200 01:57:52 30 segments Male of Japanese and Chinese American descent. Born 1978 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Graduated from Hawaii Pacific University in 2003, and enlisted in the U.S. Army. Received his officer's commission, and served in Korea in 2004 and 2005. While stationed in Fort Lewis, Washington, in 2006, asked for permission to resign his commission based on his understanding that the...
Gordon Hirabayashi Interview IV
Gordon Hirabayashi Interview IV
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Date: February 17, 2000 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-20 01:49:44 14 segments Nisei male. Born April 23, 1918, in Seattle, Washington. Spent most of his childhood in Thomas, Washington, where his parents were part of a Christian farming co-op. Attended the University of Washington where he was active in the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), the conscientious objector movement, and became a Quaker. At the outbreak of World War II, he...
Fred Hirasuna Interview
Fred Hirasuna Interview
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Date: September 12, 1997 Location: University of CA, Los Angeles Videographer: Matt Emery Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-21 00:41:44 14 segments Nisei male. Born February 11, 1908, in Lodi, California. Resettled voluntarily to Mankato, Minnesota, prior to mass removal. Resettled in central California in 1947. Member of the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) since 1929. Became active in redress movement as fundraiser and lobbyist for Central California District Council of JACL. Mr. Hirasuna...
Yae Aihara Interview
Yae Aihara Interview
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Date: July 4, 2008 Location: Denver, Colorado Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-221 01:11:42 19 segments Nisei female. Born August 18, 1925 in Tacoma, Washington. Raised in Seattle, Washington, where family operated a grocery store. Attended Washington Grammar School and Garfield High School in Seattle. Following the bombing of Pearl Harbor, father was arrested by the FBI and sent to Missoula internment camp, Montana. Family was removed to Puyallup Assembly Center,...
Lucius Horiuchi Interview II
Lucius Horiuchi Interview II
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Date: November 21, 2008 Location: Sonoma, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-230 01:42:37 16 segments Nisei male. Born July 22, 1928, in Seattle, Washington. Grew up in Seattle before being removed to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Following World War II, worked for the U.S. Department of State as a foreign service officer. This interview is part of the Densho Visual History Collection. Visit Densho for more...
Muriel Chiyo Tanaka Onishi Interview
Muriel Chiyo Tanaka Onishi Interview
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Date: June 2, 2009 Location: Honolulu, Hawaii Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-243 01:39:37 23 segments Nisei female. Born March 6, 1921, in Hilo, Hawaii. Grew up in Hilo, where parents were Japanese language school teachers. In 1939, moved to Japan to obtain medical treatment, and attended school there. During World War II, was conscripted into the Japanese military and worked as an interpreter, translating U.S. radio transmissions for General Headquarters in Tokyo....
Wakako Yamauchi Interview
Wakako Yamauchi Interview
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Date: July 8, 2009 Location: Torrance, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-253 01:49:12 22 segments Nisei female. Born October 23, 1924, in Westmorland, California. Grew up in the Imperial Valley before being removed with family to the Poston concentration camp, Arizona, during World War II. After leaving camp, attended art school in San Diego before marrying and moving to Los Angeles. Published short story And the Soul Shall Dance , which was adapted into a...
William Hohri Interview
William Hohri Interview
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Date: September 12, 1997 Location: Los Angeles, California Videographer: Matt Emery Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-264 01:27:08 14 segments Nisei male. Born 1927 in San Francisco, California. Grew up in Los Angeles, California. During World War II, was removed to the Manzanar concentration camp, California. One of the major players in the movement for Japanese American redress and reparations, Mr. Hohri founded the National Council for Japanese American Redress (NCJAR). Mr. Hohri passed away in...
Virgil W. Westdale Interview
Virgil W. Westdale Interview
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Date: May 21-22, 2010 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-280 04:33:17 49 segments Male of Japanese and European ancestry. Born July 8, 1918, in Millersburg, Indiana. Grew up on family farms in Indiana and Michigan. Became a licensed pilot, and, during World War II, volunteered for the War Training Service as a flight instructor. Reassigned to the 442nd Regimental Combat Team as part of the Fire Direction Center. Split off of the unit with the...
Daniel Inouye Interview
Daniel Inouye Interview
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Date: June 30, 1998 Location: Honolulu, Hawaii Videographer: Matt Emery Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-28 01:13:59 20 segments Nisei male. Born September 7, 1924, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Served in the all-volunteer, all-Nisei, 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II, lost his right arm in action and earned the Distinguished Service Cross. Following the war, became an attorney, then a six-term senator for Hawaii. Sat on the Select Committee on Intelligence, Select Committee on Indian Affairs,...
Frank H. Hirata Interview
Frank H. Hirata Interview
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Date: February 23, 2010 Location: Culver City, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-271 02:03:15 30 segments Kibei-Nisei male. Born November 19, 1925, in Spokane, Washington. At the age of ten, went to Japan with grandfather. During World War II, was conscripted into the Japanese army, and was still in training when the war ended. After the war, continued education, graduating from Kyoto University with a law degree. Got married in 1957 and returned to the United...
Bruce T. Kaji Interview I
Bruce T. Kaji Interview I
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Date: July 28, 2010 Location: Los Angeles, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-289 02:59:42 28 segments Nisei male. Born May 9, 1926, in Los Angeles, California. Grew up in Los Angeles and was in high school when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. During the war, removed to the Manzanar concentration camp, California. Left camp to attend Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa, then was inducted into the army. Joined the Military Intelligence Service and...
Toshi Nagamori Ito Interview
Toshi Nagamori Ito Interview
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Date: November 9, 2010 Location: Laguna Woods, California Videographer: Tani Ikeda Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-309 02:29:58 30 segments Nisei female. Born September 19, 1924, in Los Angeles, California. Grew up in Los Angeles where father worked in Little Tokyo. During World War II, removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming. Soon after arriving in Heart Mountain, was able to leave camp to attend National College in North Carolina....
K. Morgan Yamanaka Interview
K. Morgan Yamanaka Interview
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Date: April 7, 2011 Location: Mill Valley, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-329 03:51:12 33 segments Nisei male. Born April 14, 1924, in San Francisco, California. Went to Japan with family at a very young age before returning to San Francisco. During World War II, removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. Answered ""no-no"" on the so-called ""loyalty questionnaire"" and...
Lloyd K. Wake Interview
Lloyd K. Wake Interview
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Date: April 7, 2011 Location: San Francisco, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-330 03:22:13 28 segments Nisei male. Born 1922 in Reedley, California. Grew up in Reedley, where parents ran a farm. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, was removed to the Poston concentration camp, Arizona. Left camp in 1943 to attend Asbury College in Wilmore, Kentucky, and entered the ministry. After the war, lived in San Francisco, California, and became involved in numerous...
Margaret Junko Morita Hiratsuka Interview
Margaret Junko Morita Hiratsuka Interview
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Date: June 15, 2011 Location: Skokie, Illinois Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-342 01:17:07 16 segments Nisei female. Born July 22, 1928, in Seattle, Washington. Father ran a prominent hotel which was frequently patronized by visiting Japanese dignitaries. Father was picked up by the FBI on December 7, 1941. During the war, removed with family to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, moved to Denver,...
Robert T. Ohashi Interview
Robert T. Ohashi Interview
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Date: June 29, 2011 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-350 01:55:02 24 segments Nisei male. Born July 24, 1925, in Ketchikan, Alaska. Grew up in Ketchikan, where parents ran a store. During World War II, was removed to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, went with family to work for a time in Idaho before eventually returning to Ketchikan. This interview is part of the Densho...
Phil Shigekuni Interview
Phil Shigekuni Interview
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Date: August 29, 2011 Location: Northridge, California Videographer: Tani Ikeda Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-364 02:35:32 22 segments Yonsei male. Born March 28, 1934, in San Francisco, California. Grew up in Los Angeles. During World War II, removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Granada (Amache) concentration camp, Colorado. Following the war, became a counselor in the public school system in Los Angeles. Active in a number of community causes including the redress...
Harry Kawahara Interview
Harry Kawahara Interview
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Date: September 20, 2011 Location: Los Angeles, California Videographer: Tani Ikeda Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-368 02:28:15 23 segments Nisei male. Born September 14, 1931, in San Leandro, California. Grew up in San Leandro, where father ran a farm. During World War II, removed to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. After leaving camp, moved with family to Salt Lake City for a year before returning to San Leandro. After the war, was involved in...
Mo Nishida Interview I
Mo Nishida Interview I
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Date: November 29, 2011 Location: Los Angeles, California Videographer: Ann Kaneko Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-380 03:09:19 26 segments Nisei male. Born August 11, 1936, in Los Angeles, California. Grew up in the Los Angeles area. During World War II, was removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Granada (Amache) concentration camp, Colorado. After leaving camp, returned to California and became involved in numerous civil rights organizations and movements postwar. Founded...
Emi Somekawa Interview
Emi Somekawa Interview
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Date: November 21, 2011 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-378 02:19:51 25 segments Nisei female. Born May 10, 1918, in Portland, Oregon. Grew up in the small town of Brooks, Oregon, where parents ran a farm. Prior to World War II, became a nurse, married, and had a child. During World War II, removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Tule Lake concentration camp, California, and worked in the camp's hospital. Transferred for one...
Peggy Yamato Mikuni Interview
Peggy Yamato Mikuni Interview
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Date: November 28, 2011 Location: Los Angeles, California Videographer: Ann Kaneko Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-379 02:19:09 34 segments Sansei female. Born May 27, 1929, in Los Angeles, California. Grew up in the Boyle Heights area of Los Angeles. During World War II, removed to the Poston concentration camp, Arizona. Left camp for Denver, Colorado, and eventually returned to Los Angeles, California. Took over father's travel agency in Los Angeles. This interview is part of the Densho Visual...
Angus Macbeth Interview
Angus Macbeth Interview
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Date: September 11, 1997 Location: University of CA, Los Angeles Videographer: Matt Emery Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-43 01:19:57 19 segments White male. Born 1942 in Los Angeles, California. Served as Special Counsel to the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians (CWRIC) and oversaw publication of the Commission's report, Personal Justice Denied. This interview is part of the Densho Visual History Collection. Visit Densho for more information.
Eiichi Yamashita Interview I
Eiichi Yamashita Interview I
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Date: September 18, 2014 Location: Seattle, Washington Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-423 02:15:25 19 segments Nisei male. Born January 27, 1923, in Seattle, Washington. Grew up in Seattle, Washington. Finished high school in Bellingham, Washington, where family moved for father's oyster business. During World War II, removed to the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Left camp and lived in Chicago briefly before returning to the Samish Bay area near Bellingham to...
Misa Taketa Interview
Misa Taketa Interview
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Date: January 20, 2016 Location: San Jose, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-436 02:06:51 22 segments Nisei female. Born January 18, 1925, in Seattle, Washington. Grew up in the South Park area, south of Seattle, where parents ran a farm. During World War II, removed to the Pinedale Assembly Center, California, and the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. After leaving camp, lived and worked in Ontario, Oregon, for a time, before living in Philadelphia and...
William Marutani Interview
William Marutani Interview
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Date: September 11, 1997 Location: University of CA, Los Angeles Videographer: Matt Emery Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-44 00:52:56 25 segments Nisei male. Born March 31, 1923, in Kent, Washington. Incarcerated at Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Philadelphia judge. Only Japanese American member appointed to serve on the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians (CWRIC). Mr. Marutani passed away November 15, 2004. This interview is part of the Densho Visual History...
Frank Saburo Sato Interview I
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Date: August 14, 2017 Location: Seattle, Washington Narrator: Frank Saburo Sato Interviewer: Tom Ikeda Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-445 1:57:23 20 segments Nisei male. Born March 16, 1929, in Puyallup, Washington. Grew up in the Sumner, Washington, area, where parents had a produce business. During World War II, removed with family to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After the war, attended the University of...
Sakaye Aratani Interview
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Date: February 11, 2017 Location: Los Angeles, California Videographer: Akira Boch Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-442 01:29:04 16 segments Nisei female. Born December 11, 1919, in Los Angeles, California. Grew up in Gardena, where parents ran a chicken farm. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, moved temporarily to live with family in Reedley, California, then was removed to the Poston concentration camp, Arizona. While on a visit to a different camp, Sakaye met her future husband, George Aratani,...
Barbara Reiko Mikami Keimi Interview
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Date: February 5, 2019 Location: Los Angeles, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-459 01:30:01 16 segments Sansei female. Born December 4, 1935, in Sawtelle, California. Grew up in Huntington Beach, California, where father worked as a chauffeur. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, father was picked up by the FBI and taken to the Tuna Canyon Detention Station. He rejoined the family at the Merced Assembly Center, California, and the family was then sent to the Amache...
Alan Nishio Interview
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Date: November 12, 2018 Location: Gardena, California Videographer: Evan Kodani Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-450 02:41:07 20 segments Sansei male. Born August 9, 1945, at the Manzanar concentration camp, California, where his parents were incarcerated during World War II. Grew up in the Venice area of California, and became increasingly politically active while attending the University of California, Berkeley, during the Free Speech Movement during the late 1960s. Earned a master's degree at the...
Ben Takeshita Interview
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802
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Date: March 11, 2019 Location: Emeryville, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-467 01:46:25 13 segments Nisei male. Born August 2, 1930, in San Mateo, California. During World War II, removed with family to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. Due to parents' answers on the so-called "loyalty questionnaire," transferred to Tule Lake when it was designated a segregation center. After leaving camp, returned to San...
Yae Wada Interview
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18
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1,283
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Date: April 12, 2019 Location: Berkeley, California Narrator: Yae Wada Interviewer: Patricia Wakida Videographer: Kealani Kitaura Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-476 02:16:48 18 segments Nisei female. Born November 3, 1919, in Berkeley, California. Grew up in Berkeley, where father ran a laundry business. Graduated from school and opened a beauty shop in 1940. During World War II, removed to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. Had two children in camp...
Yoshiye Handa Yasuda Interview
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191
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Date: July 15, 2021 Location: Seattle, Washington Narrator: Yoshiye Handa Yasuda Interviewer: Virginia Yamada Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-485 2:03:57 20 segments Nisei female. Born August 26, 1934, in San Francisco, California. Grew up in San Francisco's Japantown neighborhood, where father ran a carpentry business. During World War II, removed to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. After leaving camp, returned to San...
Hannah Hirabayashi Interview
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76
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Date: March 10, 2022 Location: Seattle, Washington Narrator: Hannah Hirabayashi Interviewers: Tom Ikeda and Barbara Yasui Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-493 1:11:47 16 segments Nisei-Sansei female. Born 1938 in Seattle, Washington. Grew up in the town of Christopher, now part of Auburn, Washington, where parents ran a grocery store. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, father was arrested by the FBI and sent to the Fort Missoula internment camp, Montana. The rest of the...
Susumu Nakanishi Interview
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117
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Date: March 24, 2022 Location: Seattle, Washington Narrator: Susumu Nakanishi Interviewers: Tom Ikeda and Barbara Yasui Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1000-496 1:25:00 18 segments Shin-Issei male. Born September 10, 1926, in Hyogo, Japan. Grew up in Japan, where parents farmed. During World War II, exempted from the draft due to higher education status. Attended Doshisha University in Kyoto, learning English from an influential missionary. Moved to the United States and...
Kazuo Yamane Interview
Kazuo Yamane Interview
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12
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713
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Date: December 7, 1985 Location: Hawaii Videographer: J. Arakaki Densho ID: ddr-densho-1007-9 01:43:39 12 segments Nisei male. Born December 8, 1916, in Hawaii. Was already in the army when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Served with the Military Intelligence Service as a translator at the Pentagon and in Europe. This interview is part of the Loni Ding Collection. Visit Densho for more information.
Louie Watanabe Interview
Louie Watanabe Interview
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45
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1,536
VIEWS
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eye 1,536

Date: December 8, 2009 Location: Sacramento, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1010-1 02:48:50 45 segments Nisei male. Born August 22, 1925, in Walnut Grove, California. Grew up in Walnut Grove, where parents owned and operated a restaurant and rooming house. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, removed to the Merced Assembly Center, California, and Granada concentration camp, Colorado. Left camp for Chicago, Illinois, and worked in various places, including Colorado...
Mary Montoya Interview
Mary Montoya Interview
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15
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323
VIEWS
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Date: August 14, 2012 Location: Gallup, New Mexico Videographer: Densho ID: ddr-densho-1009-2 01:15:29 15 segments Female of Japanese and Mexican ancestry. Born 1916 in El Paso, Texas. Father was an Issei from Japan, and mother was from Mexico. Mary grew up in several cities in New Mexico. She was married and living in California when the war broke out, but was not identified as being of Japanese ancestry. Returned to Gallup, New Mexico. This interview is part of the New Mexico JACL Collection....
George Hiromoto Interview
George Hiromoto Interview
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13
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640
VIEWS
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Date: October 1, 2012 Location: Clarksburg, California Videographer: David Washburn Densho ID: ddr-densho-1010-12 01:06:21 13 segments Nisei male. Born 1921 in Courtland, California. Grew up in the Clarksburg area, where parents ran a farm. During World War II, removed to Turlock Assembly Center, California, and the Gila River concentration camp, Arizona. Served with the Military Intelligence Service in Japan. Eventually returned to Clarksburg and reestablished farm. Mr. Hiromoto passed away...
Kay Ikeda Interview
Kay Ikeda Interview
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17
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1,189
VIEWS
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Date: March 10, 2010 Location: Fresno, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1010-11 01:10:25 17 segments Nisei female. Born 1922 in Fresno, California, where parents owned a tofu shop. Mother passed away prior to World War II giving birth to twin girls. Married prior to the war. Removed to the Fresno Assembly Center, California, and the Jerome concentration camp, Arkansas. After leaving camp, returned to Fresno. This interview is part of the Preserving California's...
Kay Shimada Interview
Kay Shimada Interview
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15
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609
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Date: October 2, 2012 Location: West Sacramento, California Videographer: David Washburn Densho ID: ddr-densho-1010-16 01:35:54 15 segments Nisei male. Born May 1, 1924, in Clarksburg, California. Grew up in Clarksburg, where parents ran a farm. During World War II, removed to the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Served in the military during the war. Returned to the Sacramento area and reestablished farming business. This interview is part of the Preserving California's Japantowns...
Alice Setsuko Sekino Hirai Interview
Alice Setsuko Sekino Hirai Interview
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20
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1,177
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Date: June 3, 2008 Location: Salt Lake City, Utah Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1013-1 01:34:09 20 segments Nisei/Sansei female. Born November 8, 1939, in San Francisco, California. Removed to Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and Topaz concentration camp, Utah. Family resettled in Salt Lake City, Utah. Moved to San Francisco after one year and back to Salt Lake City in 1950. Attended University of Utah and studied nursing. Speaks to school groups about family's...
Chizuko Iyama - Ernie Iyama Interview
Chizuko Iyama - Ernie Iyama Interview
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8
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523
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Date: December 11, 1983 Location: El Cerrito, California Videographer: Densho ID: ddr-densho-1012-5 00:36:07 8 segments Nisei female and Nisei male. Both grew up in California. During World War II, Chizuko was removed to the Santa Anita assembly center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. Ernie was removed to the Tanforan assembly center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. This interview is part of the Steven Okazaki Collection. Visit Densho for more information.
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Date: November 18, 1983 Location: San Francisco, California Videographer: Densho ID: ddr-densho-1012-8 00:32:42 2 segments This interview centers on the experiences of Fred Korematsu, a Nisei who challenged the constitutionality of Executive Order 9066, which authorized the mass removal of Japanese Americans during World War II. Mr. Korematsu lost his initial legal case in 1944, but in the early 1980s, his case was reopened after the discovery of a crucial document indicating that in the...
Harry Umeda Interview
Harry Umeda Interview
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20
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488
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Date: June 18, 2009 Location: Bloomington, Minnesota Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1014-10 01:50:03 20 segments Nisei male. Born May 12, 1915, in Sacramento, California. Grew up in Sacramento, where parents ran a successful farm. Drafted into the military in 1941, prior to the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Served in the Military Intelligence Service, interrogating Japanese prisoners of war in New Guinea and the Philippines. After returning to the U.S., settled in Minneapolis,...
George Murakami Interview
George Murakami Interview
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14
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534
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Date: October 13, 2009 Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota Videographer: Bill Kubota Densho ID: ddr-densho-1014-16 01:10:37 14 segments Nisei male. Born 1934 in Guadalupe, California. During World War II, removed to the Tulare Assembly Center, California, and the Gila River concentration camp, Arizona. After leaving camp, returned to the Sacramento area. Served in the U.S. Air Force, and eventually resettled in Minnesota. This interview is part of the Twin Cities JACL Collection. Visit Densho for...
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Date: November 19, 2008 Location: Watsonville, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1015-10 01:34:45 24 segments Nisei females. Eiko Nishihara born June 4, 1926, and Yoshiko Nishihara, born August 17, 1927. Born in Watsonville, California, part of a large family. Following the bombing of Pearl Harbor, removed to the Fresno Assembly Center, California, and the Jerome and Rohwer concentration camps, Arkansas. Following World War II, returned to Watsonville, and married two...
Mary T. Yoshida Interview
Mary T. Yoshida Interview
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15
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337
VIEWS
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Date: June 18, 2009 Location: Bloomington, Minnesota Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1014-9 01:15:38 15 segments Nisei female. Born 1923 in Central Point, Oregon. While in elementary school, sent to live with a foster family in Medford, Oregon. Was attending college when World War II broke out, and was removed to the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Left camp to work in St. Paul, Minnesota, as a housegirl. Finished college at Texas Weslyan College before returning to...
Mas Hashimoto Interview
Mas Hashimoto Interview
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35
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2,384
VIEWS
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Date: July 30, 2008 Location: Watsonville, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1015-7 02:35:24 35 segments Nisei male. Born September 15, 1935, in Watsonville, California. Grew up in Watsonville before being removed to the Salinas Assembly Center, California, and the Poston concentration camp, Arizona. Following World War II, returned with family to Watsonville and finished school. Became a teacher of U.S. History at Watsonville High School. This interview is part of the...
Nancy Iwami Interview
Nancy Iwami Interview
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23
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1,112
VIEWS
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Date: July 29, 2008 Location: Watsonville, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-densho-1015-5 01:25:00 23 segments Nisei female. Born May 20, 1914, in Watsonville, California. Grew up in Watsonville and married before the bombing of Pearl Harbor. During World War II, removed to the Salinas Assembly Center, California, and the Poston concentration camp, Arizona. After leaving camp, lived in Denver for a time before eventually returning to Watsonville. This interview is part of...
Matsuko Hayashi Interview
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28
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316
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Date: June 3, 2012 Narrator: Matsuko Hayashi Interviewer: Naoko Wake Densho ID: ddr-densho-1021-4 1:23:29 28 segments Born in 1921 in Parlier in Fresno County, California, Matsuko Hayashi (pseudonym) grew up as the second oldest of the eight children of a first-generation immigrant who had come to the United States as a sixteen years old, and his wife who had come as a "picture bride." They raised grapes on three farms that Matsuko's father and his brother had bought. She remembers...
Gene Akutsu Interview
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6
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1,533
VIEWS
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Date: 2003-2004 Location: Videographer: Densho ID: ddr-densho-1016-4 00:44:40 6 segments Nisei male. Born 1925 in Seattle, Washington. Spent prewar childhood in Seattle's Nihonmachi. Incarcerated at Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Refused to participate in draft, imprisoned at McNeil Island Penitentiary, Washington, for resisting the draft. Resettled in Seattle. (This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the...
Lily C. Hioki Interview
Lily C. Hioki Interview
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24
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1,215
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Date: December 1, 2010 Location: San Jose, California Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-jamsj-2-10 02:50:18 24 segments Nisei female. Born July 3, 1925, in San Jose, California. Moved with family frequently as a child before returning to San Jose for high school. In 1942, family decided to avoid incarceration by moving to Utah, and joined an automobile caravan of several families from San Jose. Lived and worked in Utah during the war primarily as farm laborers. After the war, returned...
Richard Onishi Interview
Richard Onishi Interview
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16
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817
VIEWS
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Date: October 25, 2004 Location: San Jose, California Videographer: Mike Izumi Densho ID: ddr-jamsj-2-2 00:40:37 16 segments Nisei male. Born October 15, 1931 in Kapaa, Kauai, Hawaii. Moved to San Jose, California, from Hawaii in 1936. Grew up in San Jose's Japantown before the onset of World War II. Removed to Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming. Returned with family to San Jose, after the war, and helped to establish family business, Onishi...
Arthur Ogami - Kimi Ogami Interview
Arthur Ogami - Kimi Ogami Interview
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14
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399
VIEWS
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Date: August 10, 2010 Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Videographer: Kirk Peterson Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-109 01:47:29 17 segments Arthur Ogami: Nisei male. Born April 10, 1922 in Whittier, California. Spent childhood in California, before being removed to Manzanar concentration camp in 1942. Left Manzanar several times to work as a beet topper for local farmers. Decided to expatriate to Japan because of mother's wishes, and was transferred to Tule Lake concentration camp. In 1945, was moved with...
Aya Fujii - Taka Mizote Interview
Aya Fujii - Taka Mizote Interview
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23
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1,450
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Date: July 22, 2010 Location: Portland, Oregon Videographer: Kirk Peterson Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-101 02:05:58 23 segments Nisei females, sisters. Aya Fujii born March 31, 1927, in Nyssa, Oregon. Taka Mizote born May 30, 1924, in Hillsboro, Oregon. Both sisters grew up in Oregon where parents ran a farm. During World War II, removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon. Instead of going on to an incarceration camp, moved with family to a nearby farm labor camp. After the war, eventually...
Daniel Inouye Interview
Daniel Inouye Interview
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3
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426
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Date: July 5, 2008 Location: Denver, Colorado Videographer: Dana Hoshide Densho ID: ddr-janm-13-5 00:17:21 3 segments Nisei male. Born September 7, 1924, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Served in the all-volunteer, all-Nisei, 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II, lost his right arm in action and earned the Distinguished Service Cross. Following the war, became an attorney, then a six-term senator for Hawaii. Sat on the Select Committee on Intelligence, Select Committee on Indian Affairs, and...
Michiko Hara Kawaguchi Interview
Michiko Hara Kawaguchi Interview
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15
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427
VIEWS
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Date: April 2, 2011 Location: Sacramento, California Videographer: Kirk Peterson Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-115 01:49:13 15 segments Nisei female. Born September 30, 1925, in San Francisco, California. Grew up in San Francisco where father ran a dry cleaning business. During World War II, removed to the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, and the Topaz concentration camp, Utah. After leaving camp, lived in Indiana and attended college. Eventually returned to California. This interview is part...
collection

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Date: July 11, 2012 Location: Portland, Oregon Videographer: Steven R. Kammeyer Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-123 02:08:36 18 segments Nisei male and female, married couple. Grew up in Los Angeles, California. During World War II, removed to the Manzanar concentration camp, California. Left to attend college in Des Moines, Iowa, and eventually settled in Portland, Oregon. This interview is part of the Manzanar National Historic Site Collection. Visit Densho for more information.
Masahiro Nakajo Interview
Masahiro Nakajo Interview
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21
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696
VIEWS
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Date: April 4, 2011 Location: Sacramento, California Videographer: Kirk Peterson Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-117 02:47:15 21 segments Nisei male. Born May 17, 1927, in Moneta, California. Grew up in the Garden Grove area where parents ran a farm. Was taken to Japan to live as a young child until age ten. During World War II, removed to the Manzanar concentration camp, Caliifornia. After leaving camp, served in the military during the Korean War. This interview is part of the Manzanar National...
Shirley Nagatomi Okabe Interview
Shirley Nagatomi Okabe Interview
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22
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815
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Date: January 30, 2013 Location: San Jose, California Videographer: Kristen Luetkemeier Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-132 01:52:52 22 segments Nisei female. Born February 7, 1937, in San Francisco, California. Grew up in San Francisco, where father was a prominent Buddhist minister. During World War II, removed to the Tanforan Assembly Center, California, and the Manzanar concentration camp, California. After leaving camp, returned to California. Father was instrumental in the planning and building of...
Joe Seto Interview
Joe Seto Interview
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14
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575
VIEWS
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Date: July 10, 2006 Location: West Los Angeles, California Videographer: Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-141 01:28:54 14 segments Nisei male. Born 1924 in Tacoma, Washington. Grew up in Tacoma, where father worked for a produce business. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, removed to the Pinedale Assembly Center, California, and the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Left camp temporarily to work harvesting sugar beets for a sugar company. Drafted into the army in 1945. After the war, established a...
Marion I. Masada Interview
Marion I. Masada Interview
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31
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1,923
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Date: September 10, 2014 Location: Fresno, California Videographer: Mark Hachtmann Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-155 03:32:25 31 segments Nisei female. Born in California. Grew up in Salinas, California. During World War II, incarcerated in the Salinas Assembly Center, California, and the Poston concentration camp, Arizona. After leaving camp, lived and worked in San Francisco for a time before moving to Ogden, Utah. This interview is part of the Manzanar National Historic Site Collection. Visit Densho...
Sadako Nimura Kashiwagi Interview
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19
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459
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Date: July 11, 2015 Location: San Francisco, California Videographer: Kristen Luetkemeier Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-172 02:28:14 19 segments Nisei female. Born in Sacramento, California. Grew up in Newcastle, California, where parents were tenant farmers. During World War II, removed to the Marysville Assembly Center, California, and then to the Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Remained in Tule Lake when it was converted to a segregation center. After leaving camp, returned to California....
Victor Ikeda Interview
Victor Ikeda Interview
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50
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2,561
VIEWS
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Date: November 6, 2007 Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Videographer: Kirk Peterson Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-23 03:39:28 50 segments Nisei male. Born February 4, 1927, in Seattle, Washington. Grew up in Seattle's Japantown area, where parents operated a hotel. After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, removed to the Puyallup Assembly Center, Washington, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Left camp to attend school in Minnesota, was drafted, and trained in the Military Intelligence Service Language...
Alley Watada Interview
Alley Watada Interview
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15
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713
VIEWS
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Date: May 15, 2008 Location: Denver, Colorado Videographer: Kirk Peterson Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-30 01:02:39 15 segments Nisei male. Born July 20, 1930, in Plateville, Colorado. Grew up in Fort Lupton, Colorado, where parents ran a farm. Continued farming in Fort Lupton during World War II, employing German prisoners of war as well as Japanese Americans who had been in concentration camps. Attended Colorado State University and UC Davis, earning a PhD in Horticulture. Currently resides in...
Gloria Toshiko Imagire Interview
Gloria Toshiko Imagire Interview
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19
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901
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Date: October 17, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Videographer: Kirk Peterson Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-46 01:27:09 19 segments Nisei female. Born June 25, 1935, in Vacaville, California. Grew up in Vacaville before being removed to the Turlock Assembly Center, California, and the Gila River concentration camp, Arizona, during World War II. After the war, lived briefly with parents in Ogden, Utah, before returning to the Sacramento area. This interview is part of the Manzanar National...
Celeste Teodor Interview
Celeste Teodor Interview
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21
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1,046
VIEWS
collection

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Date: August 12, 2009 Location: Las Vegas, Nevada Videographer: Mark Hatchman Densho ID: ddr-manz-1-78 01:54:55 21 segments Nisei female. Born June 24, 1936, in Los Angeles, California. Placed for adoption and was living in an orphanage when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor in 1941. Transferred to Manzanar's Childrens Village during World War II. After the war, lived with various foster families in Los Angeles before becoming independent at age eighteen. This interview is part of the Manzanar National...
Tomiko Takeuchi Interview
Tomiko Takeuchi Interview
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18
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570
VIEWS
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Date: May 13, 2014 Location: Portland, Oregon Videographer: Ian McCluskey Densho ID: ddr-one-7-68 02:01:30 18 segments Sansei female. Born April 18, 1942, in Portland, Oregon. During World War II, moved as an infant with family to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, family moved for a time to New York, then returned to Oregon. Tomiko's father created and edited the Minidoka Interlude while in camp, and Tomiko's family republished...
Sumi Ikata Interview
Sumi Ikata Interview
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13
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548
VIEWS
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Date: May 29, 2014 Location: Gresham, Oregon Videographer: Ian McCluskey Densho ID: ddr-one-7-71 01:25:43 13 segments Nisei female. Born March 3, 1918, in Portland, Oregon. Grew up in Independence, Oregon, where parents ran a farm. Married and was pregnant with first child before World War II. During the war, was removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, returned to the Gresham, Oregon, area. This interview is part of the...
Ami Kinoshita Interview
Ami Kinoshita Interview
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16
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532
VIEWS
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Date: May 29, 2014 Location: Gresham, Oregon Videographer: Ian McCluskey Densho ID: ddr-one-7-70 01:22:12 16 segments Nisei female. Born October 3, 1919, in Enumclaw, Washington. Family moved to Nahcotta, Washington, and ran an oyster farm. Married prior to World War II and lived on husband's family's farm in Gresham, Oregon. During the war, removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, returned to Gresham. This interview is...
Alice Matsumoto Ando Interview
Alice Matsumoto Ando Interview
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10
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2,188
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Date: June 13, 2014 Location: Portland, Oregon Videographer: Ian McCluskey Densho ID: ddr-one-7-73 01:10:34 10 segments Nisei female. Born January 2, 1933, in Portland, Oregon. Grew up in Portland, where parents ran a hotel. During World War II, removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. After leaving camp, returned to Portland. This interview is part of the Oregon Nikkei Endowment Collection. Visit Densho for more information.