|Title||Western Producers Exchange, exterior, with Toshi Ishahara and Mae Iseri Yamada standing near a refrigerator car, Auburn, June, 1940 |
|Caption||Toshi Ishahara and Mae Iseri Yamada in front of Western Producers Exchange warehouse, a packing house located south of Highway 18 on C Street SW, next to the Northern Pacific tracks.|
The warehouse had just been rebuilt after a fire.
The company was founded in 1936 by Harry Satoru Kuramoto and Tom Iseri.
Lettuce crates are stacked on the platform behind the refrigerator car in foreground.
|Notes||Date supplied by White River Valley Museum staff.|
Source of caption information: White River Valley Museum staff.
|Subjects||Japanese Americans--Women--Washington (State)--Auburn|
Japanese Americans--Social life--Washington (State)--Auburn
Railroad refrigerator cars--Washington (State)--Auburn
|Classification||Auburn, WA/Business & Industry/Misc. Business |
|Personal Names||Yamada, Mae Iseri|
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Auburn |
|Digital Collection||White River Valley Museum Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||1060 |
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|Repository||White River Valley Museum (Auburn) |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 5 1/2 x 10 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||A photographic print was scanned as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color or 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 or 600 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |