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Title
[Young female children at the Jerome camp]
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-1945
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
Photographed are two young female children, Lucy Nishina and Emiko Sasaki, siting in front of a barrack, "I. Sasaki, S-09-F," at the Jerome camp, Arkansas. The photo was sent from Sally Sakaye Sasaki at the Jerome camp to Mitzi Masukawa at the Poston camp, Arizona. A photo from: Mitzi Masukawa Naohara photo album (csudh_nao_0200), page 15.
black and white, 3 x 2 inches
The Naohara Family Papers consists of a photo album compiled by George N. Naohara, a photo album and scrapbook compiled by Mitzi Masukawa Naohara, and other documents pertaining to Naohara family, which were collected by Eileen Yoshimura, a Sansei daughter of George and Mitzi Naohara. Contained are photographs, correspondence, and documents depicting their experiences during World War II. George N. Naohara is a Kibei Nisei, and his experiences include his farm labor in Idaho and Utah, incarceration in the Manzanar, Jerome, and Tule Lake camps, and Army language school training after the war. Mitzi Masukawa Naohara was a preschool teacher at the Poston camp, Arizona, and also a member of a young Nisei women's club, "Sigma Debs.” Her collected materials depict her life as a teacher and social events in the Poston camp. Noted are the documents and correspondence to George N. Naohara issued by War Relocation Authority and Selective Service System during the war, including permits and notices responding to George N. Naohara’s answers to the "loyalty questionnaire" are included. The documents originally belonged to Donald Teruo Hata and Nadine Ishitani Hata Asian Pacific Studies Collection.
nao_02
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
nao_02_15_006
csudh_nao_0306
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/15932
Subject
World War II--Incarceration camps--Incarcerees
Identity and values--Children
Place
Denson, Arkansas
Incarceration Camps
Jerome
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Naohara Family Papers

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