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Title
Income tax receipt (alien), Form 1040D-5
Date Created and/or Issued
1921-01-07
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
Income tax receipt (alien), Form 1040D-5, signed by "T. E. Wada," that is, Tomoji Wada. He worked for White Star Canning Co. as an interpreter and also operated his own interpreter office.
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
Ephemera
2 pages, 8 x 10 inches
application/pdf
Identifier
wad_01_14_002
csudh_wad_0099
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/37230
Language
English
Subject
Geographic communities--California--Terminal Island
Identity and values--Issei
Industry and employment--Fishing and canneries
Industry and employment--Small business
Place
Terminal Island, California
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections

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