|Title||Council meeting at Minidoka, September 1944 |
|Caption||Minidoka, Idaho, was one of ten internment camps for Japanese and Japanese Americans during World War II. It held people originally from Seattle, Portland, Puyallup Valley, and Alaska. |
|Notes||Note from Wing Luke records: Men, presumably the first generation Japanese immigrants (Issei), seated around a table at the Minidoka internment camp as a council selected by the camp administration to bring camp concerns to the War Relocation Authority, which ran the camps. Seated are H. Hikida (second from left), Jack Chikata (fifth from left), Genji Mihara (far right), Shigeru Osawa (fourth from left) and Yoshita Fujii (second from right).|
Date taken from calendar in image.
Caption taken from Wing Luke records.
Minidoka Relocation Center
Japanese Americans--Washington (State)--Seattle
World War, 1939-1945
|Places||United States--Idaho--Hunt |
|Digital Collection||Wing Luke Asian Museum Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1992.041.004 CG |
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|Credit Line||Wing Luke Asian Museum Photograph Collection |
|Repository||Wing Luke Asian Museum |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 3 1/4 x 6 in.; creased |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |