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Frank Miyamoto Interview Segment 1

Prewar activities: attending the University of Washington, conducting a study of the Seattle Japanese American community for master's thesis

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II …


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Emery Brooks Andrews Interview Segment 5

Father's early involvement with the Seattle Japanese American community, and the Seattle Japanese Baptist Church
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Emery Brooks Andrews Interview Segment 27

Description of father's funeral service: feeling overwhelmed by showing of community support
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Emery Brooks Andrews Interview Segment 26

Memories of father's passing, impact on the Japanese American community in Seattle
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Gene Akutsu Segment 2

Growing up around "Profanity Hill," Seattle, Washington
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Gene Akutsu Interview II Segment 1

Growing up in Seattle, Washington
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Akiko Kurose Interview I Segment 10

The ethnic diversity of prewar Seattle
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Akiko Kurose Interview I Segment 4

Growing up in an ethnically diverse neighborhood in prewar Seattle
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Congregation outside the Japanese Baptist Church

The Japanese Baptist Church is located at 160 Broadway in Seattle, Washington. Before World War II, this area was adjacent to Seattle's Nihonmachi, or Japantown.
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Ko Tanaka Makoto tsuitokai kinen [Memorial service for the late Mr. Makoto Tanaka]

A group photograph of the attendees of a memorial service for Makoto Tanaka held at a Buddhist temple on October 22, 1940. The photograph is taken by "Aiko," a photo studio in Seattle, Washington. The funeral followers are offered by "Fukuoka-ken Kaigai Kyokai" [=Fukuoka Prefecture Oversee Association]. The photograph is …
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