California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections > CSU Japanese American Digitization Project > Ko Tanaka Makoto tsuitokai kinen [=Memorial service for the late Mr. Makoto Tanaka]

Image / Ko Tanaka Makoto tsuitokai kinen [=Memorial service for the late Mr. Makoto ...

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Ko Tanaka Makoto tsuitokai kinen [=Memorial service for the late Mr. Makoto Tanaka]
Date Created and/or Issued
1940-10-22
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Department of Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library.
Description
A group photograph of the attendees of a memorial service for Makoto Tanaka held at a Buddhist temple on October 22, 1940. The photograph is taken by "Aiko," a photo studio in Seattle, Washington. The funeral followers are offered by "Fukuoka-ken Kaigai Kyokai" [=Fukuoka Prefecture Oversee Association]. The photograph is given from Shonosuke and Nobuko Tanaka to Mr. Ota.
black and white
Japanese in America, circa early 1900s-1960s, boxes 7-12: The collection contains photographs and albums of the Japanese in the United States, mainly Washington, California, Colorado, and Utah. The photographs include family portraits and snapshots capturing their community activities and local events, such as picnic, wedding, funeral, local associations’ activities, etc, mostly taken in the early 1900s. Also includes sets of photographs and albums compiled by the Taenaka family, a Japanese family settled in Los Angeles, California. The Taenaka family photographs depict their lives as Japanese immigrants, Nisei children, and Kibei soldier participating in the war as well as their Japanese family relationship in pre-war and post-war Japan.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
jia_11_01_001
ucsb_jia_0330
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/9417
Subject
Community activities--Funerals
Geographic communities--Washington--Seattle
Identity and values--Issei
Religion and churches--Buddhism
Place
Seattle, Washington
Source
Department of Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Japanese in America, circa early 1900s-1960s

Explore related content on Calisphere: