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Bishop Matsukage
Date Created and/or Issued
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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This photograph depicts Bishop Matsukage dressed in traditional clothing along with a procession on Buddhist Day on Treasure Island near San Francisco. From page 13 of: Tazu Kawamoto photo album (csudh_taz_0001).
The Tazu Kawamoto Photo Album contains one album of mostly photographs compiled by Tazuko "Tazu" Kawamoto that document various people, events, and activities throughout 1939-1943. Included are photographs, flyers, invitations, and business cards relating to Tazu Kawamoto’s personal life, with a focus on events during the World’s Fair on San Francisco’s Treasure Island in 1939. This collection also has photographs most likely taken inside the Gila River incarceration camp in Arizona, including a photograph of dentists at the Rivers Community Hospital.
black and white, 3.25 x 4 inches
Community activities--Festivals, celebrations, and holidays
Community activities--Associations and organizations
Geographic communities--California--San Francisco
Religion and churches--Buddhism
Identity and values--Issei
Identity and values--Men
San Francisco, California
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections;
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Tazu Kawamoto Photo Album

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