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Title
A group of the hostesses at the Washington USO for Nisei servicemen and their guests. The USO is run by
Date Created and/or Issued
1945-08-11
Publication Information
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Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
War Relocation Authority Photographs of Japanese-American Evacuation and Resettlement
Rights Information
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Description
Full title:A group of the hostesses at the Washington USO for Nisei servicemen and their guests. The USO is run by Miss Gretchen Feiker, assisted by Miss Helene Johnson. In addition to seeing that everyone has a good time, the hostesses do much of the work of making the refreshments, running the victrola for dancing, cleaning up. Left to right, back row, Sophie Ravetta, Lilly Tamaki, Central Utah, May Matsumoto, Fumi Takayanagi, Central Utah, Joy Takeshita, Heart Mountain, Yasu Narita, Poston, Yukiye Tanaka, Granada, Secretary-Treasurer, Etty Seki, Minidoka, Marion Muirhead, Eiko Narita, Poston, and Mary Kent. Seated--Dolly Nagai, Rohwer, Miss Helene Johnson, Assistant Director, Miss Gretchen Feiker, USO Director, Kenko Nagaki, hostess chairman, Minidoka. Front - Yvonne Noguchi, Fuki Seki, Minidoka. Photographer: Van Tassel, Gretchen "Washington, D.C.", .
Type
image
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/ft2n39n790
WRA no. -949
Subject
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945--Photographs

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