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Bunka Fukuso Gakuin [= Bunka Fashion College] graduation ceremony
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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A group photograph taken at Bunka Fukuso Gakuin [= Bunka Fashion College] graduation ceremony. This photograph is found on page 13 of "Yetsuko Kiyomi photo album" (csudh_yet_0001).
Contains a family photo album compiled by Yetsuko Kiyomi, who is a Kibei Nisei born to Japanese immigrant parents, Misaburo and Sayo Sakai, and raised in the Japanese farming community in the town of Holland, Clarksburg, Yolo County, California. She returned to Kumamoto, Japan where she was educated and resided from pre-war through post-war, and sailed back to the U.S. and married to Genjiro Kiyomi in 1957. The included photographs depict her life in two countries, the U.S. and Japan. Additional materials in the collection include: a group photograph of her 6th grade Mifune Elementary School, her mother's side family trees, and her husband's biographical information.
Photographs; Albums
black and white
Japan--United States civilians
Identity and values--Nisei
Identity and values--Kibei
Identity and values--Women
Education--Higher education
Japan--Pre-World War II
Tokyo, Japan
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections;
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Yetsuko Kiyomi Photo Album

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