Stuff contributed by HNRC

Masao Akiyama Collection (92.14.1)

family history
HNRC

Black & white amateur footage of K.M. Akiyama Co. located at 115 N. San Pedro Street in Little Tokyo and color footage of Akiyama family at home and playing in …

Ben Fukuzaki Collection (2002.1)

community history
HNRC

Color silent amateur footage (1940's-early 1950's) taken by Terminal Island resident Ben Fukuzaki, primarily of the Japanese American community in and around Fish Harbor, Terminal Island, and San Pedro, California. …

Setsuo Aratani Collection (2004.67)

family history
HNRC

Black & white silent amateur footage of family and business activities of Setsuo Aratani (1885-1940), filmed 1926-1940. DVD 3: Includes footage of a picnic at the beach, people playing guitars, …

Lloyd Evans Collection (95.73.1)

community history
HNRC

Color amateur footage of activities at Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming filmed by Reverend Stanley T. Evans who visited Rev. Donald Toriumi at Heart Mountain in 1945. Composed of home …

Charles Palmerlee Collection (96.47.8)

community history
HNRC

Color footage shot at Tule Lake by teacher Charles Palmerlee, 1942-1945. Includes hand-made intertitle cards; panning shots of camp barracks; the guard tower at sunset; high school students, including a …

Naokichi Hashizume Collection (92.18.9)

family history
HNRC

Color amateur footage documenting life in Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming by Naokichi Hashizume in February 1945. Composed of home movie clips of Japanese Americans engaged in a variety of …

Soshiro Kiyama Collection (2004.7.1)

family history
HNRC

Black & white footage of the Los Angeles 7th Street produce market, farming, festival at night, family life and a Catholic church service in Los Angeles, California, ca. 1930s. Includes …

Part of these albums:
全米日系人博物館 『コモン・グラウンド -  コミュニティの心』 Collected by: JANM

Rev. Sensho Sasaki Collection (96.150)

family history
HNRC

Films of Japanese American communities in Los Angeles, Stockton, and Tacoma, 1926-1933, by Buddhist minister, Rev. Sensho Sasaki. #9: 1) 2 little boys posing for camera; 2) Pan from temple …

Dave Tatsuno Collection (91.74.1-8)

family history
HNRC

Dave Tatsuno (1913-2006) was well known in the Bay Area Nikkei community for operating the Nichi Bei Bussan stores in San Jose and San Francisco, California. His interest in making …

Yamada Family Collection (2005.104.1)

family history
HNRC

Color and b&w; footage of Yamada wedding and a reception at the Kawafuku restaurant in Los Angeles, California, ca. 1930s-1960s. Includes footage of wedding ceremony with opening of presents, wedding …

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