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Theodore Roosevelt High School Japanese Garden

pmcenney

A photo-documentation of the Heiwa En or Garden of Peace located in Theodore Roosevelt Senior High School. Roosevelt High School is located at 4565 Mathews St. Los Angeles, CA 90033. ...

online exhibition
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Part of these albums:
Landscaping America: Occidental College Student Research Collected by: mpitelka

My Hinamatsuri

vkm

Every year for as long as I can remember, my mother brings out our family's hina-ningyo to celebrate hinamatsuri. These colorful dolls were special because they were only brought out ...

online exhibition
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Nihonmachi: Portland's Japantown

Oregon_Nikkei

In the 1890s, hundreds of young Japanese immigrants arrived in Oregon to work on the railroads, lumber mills, farms, and fish canneries. Portland was the hub from which these Issei, ...

community history
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Voices from the Camps

densho

View video clips of individuals talking about their experiences in the 10 War Relocation Authority concentration camps. The War Relocation Authority (WRA) oversaw the construction of ten camps in sparsely ...

online exhibition
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Vicki's Oshogatsu 2007

vkraus

My "oshogatsu" this year was quiet. I started off 2007 at a friend's house popping bottles of champagne and twirling noisemakers. Went home at 1am. Woke up the next morning ...

family history
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メキシコ: 『海外事情写真帳』(1931)より

yn

『御即位御大典記念-海外事情写真帳』(関門高等洋裁女学校、1931)から抜粋したメキシコへの移民の写真コレクションです。 これらの写真から当時のメキシコへの移民について、その一部を見ることができると思う。 原本に掲載されていた写真は、どれも興味深い写真ではあったが、特に個人的に興味を持ったものを抜粋し、スキャンして紹介することにした。 写真をクリックすることで、オリジナルの写真のページにジャンプするが、そこでは各写真に添付されていた説明文のトランスクリプトを見ることができる。 また、『海外事情写真帳』は昭和天皇即位を記念し。1931年に発行されたものである。 編者である佐村福槌氏が、メキシコに滞在中に写真集出版を思いつき、写真を集めたとのこと。 また、この写真帳には、メキシコの他にも、ペルー・北米(アメリカ・カナダ)が含まれており、徐々に他の国の写真についても掲載していく予定である。

community history
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My Oshogatsu 2007

vkm

I come from large extended families on both my mother's and father's sides. Actually, my mother's family is large (she's one of 8 kids). My father's family is extra large ...

online exhibition
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Incarceration Years: Lordsburg/Santa Fe, Seagoville, Amache Camp Photos and DOJ Documents

mhomma

Homma Family Photos of Amache and Wada Family DOJ documents.   Rev. Masahiko Wada was an American Baptist minister for First Baptist Church, Garden Grove, Terminal Island Baptist Mission, Moneta / ...

family history
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Koyasan Buddhist Temple Collection

lthistory

History and photographs detailing the institutional history of Koyasan Buddhist temple in Little Tokyo in Los Angeles, California. Posted by the Little Tokyo Historical Society, courtesy of Koyasan Buddhist Temple ...

other
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luckymallory's New Collection

luckymallory

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lesson plan
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