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Title
Japanese poems
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
Poems written in Japanese.
2 pages, handwritten; 10.5 x 8 inches
The collection consists of documents, diaries, letters, books, calendars, newspapers, photographs, artifacts and audiovisual media pertaining to Kikuyo Morimoto Nakatani, a Japanese-born woman who lived in Isleton, California. During World War II, her family was incarcerated in the Minidoka and Tule Lake incarceration camps. After the war, she moved to Los Angeles and studied tea with Madame Sosei Matsumoto, and became a tea master acknowledged by the Urasenke Headquarters in Japan. The collection also contains letters from her son, Kunio, who served aboard the Yamato battleship for the Empire of Japan during World War II.
Note: The file folder indicated, "Poems or Notes." The back of the page is typed in English, "Misidoka Project, Hunt, Idaho."; Batch29_20180604; Japanese_return
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
sac_nak_0119
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/27745
Language
Japanese
English
Subject
Arts and literature--Literary arts--Poetry--Haiku
Identity and values--Issei
World War II--Incarceration camps--Arts and literature
Source
California State University, Sacramento, Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Kikuyo Morimoto Nakatani Papers

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