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Title
On board S.S. Yawata Maru
Date Created and/or Issued
1939-1942
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
A group of people are photographed on a ship. The caption reads, "On board S.S. Yawata Maru." From page 48 of: Tazu Kawamoto photo album (csudh_taz_0001).
black and white, 2.25 x 3.25 inches
The Tazu Kawamoto Photo Album contains one album of mostly photographs compiled by Tazuko "Tazu" Kawamoto that document various people, events, and activities throughout 1939-1943. Included are photographs, flyers, invitations, and business cards relating to Tazu Kawamoto’s personal life, with a focus on events during the World’s Fair on San Francisco’s Treasure Island in 1939. This collection also has photographs most likely taken inside the Gila River incarceration camp in Arizona, including a photograph of dentists at the Rivers Community Hospital.
csudh_taz_208
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
taz_01_48_001
csudh_taz_0126
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/5534
Language
English
Subject
Geographic communities--California--San Francisco
Identity and values--Nisei
Place
San Francisco, California]
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c80p14nz/
Tazu Kawamoto Photo Album

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