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Title
Birth Certificate, Shigeru Mishima, 1915
Creator
California State Board of Health. Bureau of Vital Statistics: publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
1915-02-01
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Notice regarding copyright of materials available online: http://www4.csudh.edu/libarchives/services-policies/index
Description
Document shows that Mishima was born in Puente, California to parents born in Japan; Mishima's father is listed as a farmer and his mother as a housewife, and the attending midwife is also named.
1 page, typescript
This collection includes records of land leased to Japanese American tenants in years leading up to World War II. As such, they provide a view of California in years of the Alien Land Laws, attitudes toward Japanese Americans, and the impact of World War II.
Notice regarding copyright of materials available online: http://www4.csudh.edu/libarchives/services-policies/index
Type
text
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
Mishima2
ark:/13030/c8s75jn3
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/343
Language
English
Subject
Geographic communities--California--Los Angeles
Immigration and citizenship
Industry and employment--Agriculture
Industry and employment--Housekeeping
Place
Puente, California
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt109nc51t/
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