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Title
[Koyasan Los Angeles Branch Tourist Party, Buddhist temple]
Date Created and/or Issued
1955
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Department of Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library.
Description
A group photograph of the tourists of Koyasan Los Angeles Branch Tourist Party, including Kamie Taenaka, along with Buddhist practitioners in Japan. The location is possibly Kongobuji, a Buddhist temple in Mount Koya. The same image is found in item: ucsb_jia_0128.
Japanese in America, circa early 1900s-1960s, boxes 7-12: The collection contains photographs and albums of the Japanese in the United States, mainly Washington, California, Colorado, and Utah. The photographs include family portraits and snapshots capturing their community activities and local events, such as picnic, wedding, funeral, local associations’ activities, etc, mostly taken in the early 1900s. Also includes sets of photographs and albums compiled by the Taenaka family, a Japanese family settled in Los Angeles, California. The Taenaka family photographs depict their lives as Japanese immigrants, Nisei children, and Kibei soldier participating in the war as well as their Japanese family relationship in pre-war and post-war Japan.
Type
image
Format
Photographs
black and white
image/jpeg
Identifier
jia_08_03_002
ucsb_jia_0130
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/9033
Subject
Community activities--Travel
Japan--Post-World War II
Identity and values--Issei
Religion and churches--Buddhism
Place
Wakayama, Japan]
Source
Department of Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Japanese in America, circa early 1900s-1960s

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