Skip to main content

Text / Income report year of 1922

Have a question about this item?

Item information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Income report year of 1922
Creator
Wada, Tomoji, 1882-1974: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1923
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Permission to publish the image must be obtained from the CSUDH Archives as owner of the physical item and copyright. In instances when the copyright ownership is not clear it is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright permission.
Description
A list of Tomoji Wada's business expenses and income in 1922. It was attached to the "Individual income tax return for net incomes of not more than $5,000 for calendar year 1922, Form 1040A," which is found in item: csudh_wad_0095. He worked for White Star Canning Co. as an interpreter and Seacoast Packing Co. as a bookkeeper.
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
Ledgers
1 pages, 13 x 8.5 inches, typescript
application/pdf
Identifier
wad_01_13_003
csudh_wad_0097
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/37123
Language
English
Subject
Geographic communities--California--Terminal Island
Identity and values--Issei
Industry and employment--Small business
Industry and employment--Fishing and canneries
Place
Terminal Island, California
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections

About the collections in Calisphere

Learn more about the collections in Calisphere. View our statement on digital primary resources.

Copyright, permissions, and use

If you're wondering about permissions and what you can do with this item, a good starting point is the "rights information" on this page. See our terms of use for more tips.

Share your story

Has Calisphere helped you advance your research, complete a project, or find something meaningful? We'd love to hear about it; please send us a message.

Explore related content on Calisphere: