Agricultural Exhibit, “Yesterday’s Farmer: Planting an American Dream” Reception

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Conference/Presentation

Dec 201110
10:00a.m.

Wesley United Methodist Church
566 N. Fifth Street
San Jose, California, 95112
United States

Prior to the unveiling of a unique agrucltural exhibit “Yesterday’s Farmer: Planting an American Dream” at the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, a reception and keynote address by Gary Y. Okihiro,Ph.D., a founding member of JAMsj and co-author of Japanese Legacy: Farming and Community Life in California's Santa Clara Valley will be held.

In addition, there will be a reading of a special poem written by Janice Tao, dedicated to her husband’s family, who farmed in San Jose’s Berryessa area, pre-World War II.

Following the reception, visitors can tour the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and be among the first to view the new agricultural exhibit.

 

JAMsj . Last modified Dec 01 2011 7:12 a.m.


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