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Title
Anglo California National Bank's withdrawal slip
Creator
Anglo California National Bank
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-10-29
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
A withdrawal slip issued by Anglo California National Bank in Bakersfield, California. It records the transaction of the withdrawal requested by Mary Wada. She wrote a letter from the Poston camp where she was incarcerated, requesting a money order to pay the property tax that Tomoji Wada owed. The receipt is found in item: csudh_wad_0190.
Tomoji Wada was an interpreter, bookkeeper, operator of a grocery store, and manufacturer of tofu and mochi on Terminal Island, California prior to World War II. He established a tofu manufacturing plant at the Poston camp in Arizona during the war, and became a gardener after returning from the incarceration camp to Los Angeles, California. The collection consists of receipts, ledgers, taxes, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, journals, guidebooks, immigration materials, and incarceration camp records pertaining to Tomoji Wada and his family. Materials include born-digital objects created and transferred from the donor.
Type
text
Format
Financial documents
1 sheet, 3.75 x 8.5 inches
application/pdf
Identifier
wad_01_22_013
csudh_wad_0189
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/37142
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Economic losses
Identity and values--Issei
Geographic communities--California--Terminal Island
Industry and employment--Small business--Grocery stores
Place
Bakersfield, California
Incarceration Camps--Poston (Colorado River)
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections

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