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Dr. Kikuo H. Taira
Taira, Kikuo H.: interviewee
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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Copyright has not been transferred to California State University, Fresno.
Oral history interview with Dr. Kikuo H. Taira. Information on the oral history project is found in: csuf_stp_0012A; Glossary in: csuf_stp_0014.
A Japanese American oral history project undertaken in 1979-1980, funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and archived at the Fresno County Public Library.
Oral histories; Interviews
35 pages, 21.5 x 28 cm, typescript
FCPL Taira, Dr Kikuo
Reflections on the past
Immigration and citizenship--Arrival
Industry and employment--Small business
Industry and employment--Journalism
Education--Primary education
Religion and churches--Buddhism
Education--Japanese language schools
Geographic communities--California
Community activities--Associations and organizations--Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of America
Community activities--Sports--Judo
Industry and employment--Medicine
Education--Higher education
World War II
World War II--Pearl Harbor and aftermath
World War II--Military service
Identity and values--Nisei
World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--Living conditions
World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--Medical care and health issues
World War II--Incarceration camps--The journey
World War II--Incarceration camps--Medical care and health issues
World War II--Leaving camp--Returning home
Religion and churches--Christianity
Identity and values--Sansei
Identity and values--Issei
Fresno, California
Temporary Assembly Centers--Fresno
Temporary Assembly Centers--Pinedale
Incarceration Camps--Jerome
California State University, Fresno;
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Success Through Perseverance

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