Japanese American identity

Unknown

Two men, one carrying a banner and a sword and the other carrying a length of wood with animal figurines adhered to it. Dozens of cars are parked around a field.
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Parade

A parade float of women in kimono with Japanese and American flags.
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"Gathering of Hood River Nikkei"

Group photograph of Nikkei living in Hood River, Oregon.
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"Gathering of Hood River Nikkei"

Group photograph of Nikkei living in Hood River, Oregon.
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United States civilians

Shinjuku Gardens

Black and white photographic print of the Shinjuku Gardens, building with pond in foreground and unidentified individuals on far side of pond.
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USNS General Daniel I. Sultan Arriving at San Francisco Port

Black and white photographic print of Heidi Okihara and Shiuko Sakai standing onboard the “Gen. Daniel T. Sultan” before disembarking at San Francisco. Inscribed on the back: "July 49/SAN FRANCISCO POE."
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Shiuko Sakai

Black and white photographic print of Shiuko Sakai's face.
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Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Atomic bomb dome

Looking toward Genbaku Dome (atomic bomb dome) located near the epicenter of atomic destruction of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. This building was a commercial exhibition hall. Roy Matsumoto's mother and other members of his family lived two blocks from this dome.
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 23 (December 3, 1982)

Selected article titles: "Johnston Issues 'Last Call' for Former Ca. State Workers" (pp. 1, 8), "Nikkei Autoworker Speaks Out on U.S. Industry's Problems" (pp. 1, 8), "Another 'Relocation'" (pp. 6, 8), and "U.S. Doctor Recalls Nagasaki After Bombing: 'Ghost Town'" (p. 8).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 94, No. 21 (May 28, 1982)

Selected article titles: "Immigration Law May Undergo Major Change" (pp. 1, 9), "Fortune Mag Says 'Orientals' Don't Need Affirmative Action" (pp. 1, 5), "From the Frying Pan: Compensation Act for A-Bomb Fallout Victims" (p. 5), and "U.S. Census Says Asian Women Outnumber Men" (p. 9).
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