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Aiko Herzig-Yoshinaga, Jack Herzig, and Patricia Kinaga
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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Photograph of Aiko Herzig-Yoshinaga, Jack Herzig, and Patricia Kinaga at the Women Warrior Award dinner for the Asian Pacific Women's Network. Event held at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. Back of photo reads: Feb 19, 1988. Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles. Women Warrior Award dinner, Asian Pacific Women's Network. Received 4, April 88, from Patricia Kenaja, board member of APWN [Asian Pacific Women's Network].
Aiko Herzig Yoshinaga Papers includes photographs and a letter related to Aiko's life, family, and work. Aiko Herzig Yoshinaga was an activist for the Japanese American Redress movement whose research conducted for the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians (CWRIC) provided key evidence that led to redress. She later co-edited the transcription and publication of the CWRIC hearings, along with other related projects. This collection mostly includes photographs from her early life primarily focused on the years 1930-1950. Subjects in the photographs include the Jerome and Rower incarceration camps, post- World War II Japan, Japanese American soldiers, and Japanese American families.
Activism and involvement--Civil rights
Community activities--Associations and organizations--Community and social service organizations
Geographic communities--California--Los Angeles
Identity and values--Women
Identity and values--Nisei
Identity and values--Men
Los Angeles, California
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections

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