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Title
Receipt from T. Taniji Company
Creator
T. Taniji Company
Date Created and/or Issued
1918-01-25
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 receipt for green paper and a receipt book purchased by "T. E. Wada," that is, Tomoji Wada. Issued by T. Taniji Company = 谷路商会 in East San Pedro, California.
1 sheet, 8.5 x 5.5 inches
Tomoji Wada was an interpreter, bookkeeper, operator of a grocery store, and manufacturer of tofu and mochi in Terminal Island, California prior to World War II. He established a tofu manufacturing plant in the Poston camp, Arizona during the war, and became a gardener after returning from the incarceration camp to Los Angeles, California. The collection consists of receipts, ledgers, taxes, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, journals, guidebooks, immigration materials, and incarceration camp records pertaining to Tomoji Wada and his family. Materials include born-digital objects created and transferred from the donor as well as born-analog objects (digitized materials) produced by the Gerth Archives and Special Collections; the physical carriers (physical materials) remain in the original donor's location.
wad_01
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
wad_01_07_007
csudh_wad_0035
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/37270
Language
English
Subject
Geographic communities--California--Terminal Island
Identity and values--Issei
Industry and employment--Small business
Place
Terminal Island, California
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
https://csudharchives.libraryhost.com/repositories/6/resources/310
Tomoji Wada Family Papers

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