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Title
Uncle Joe and Haruto
Date Created and/or Issued
[1946]
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 Haruto Yamanaka in the Japanese Imperial military uniform and Jokichi Yamanaka. It is probably taken by Masao Okine who is stationed in Japan as a Nisei soldier during the Allied occupation of Japan. A photograph from "Dorothy Ai Aoki photo album" (csudh_oki_0300), page 35.
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The Okine Collection contains materials collected by Seiichi and Tomeyo Okine who were Issei flower growers in Whittier, California. It includes correspondence, photographs, financial documents, and a photo album. A large portion of the collection consists of family correspondence with Seiichi and Tomeyo Okine, including letters from their Nisei children, Masao and Makoto Okine, both soldiers overseas during World War II, to their Issei parents incarcerated in the Rohwer incarceration camp in McGehee, Arkansas. The correspondence also includes letters from their relatives and friends who are former incarcerees in the camps during the war and have “resettled” in Chicago, Illinois as well as letters from the Okines’ family members in Hiroshima, Japan during the Allied occupation of Japan. In addition, the collection includes a family photo album compiled by Dorothy Ai Aoki, a Nisei daughter to the Okines.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
oki_08_035_004a
csudh_oki_0380
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/13846
Subject
Family reunification
Identity and values--Family
Japan--Post-World War II
Military service--Postwar occupation of Japan
Place
Hiroshima, Japan
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Okine Collection

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