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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Note
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Moriyuki Shimada scrapbook
    Date (inclusive): 1942-1945
    Creator: Shimada, Moriyuki, 1920-2000
    Extent: 1 scrapbook (108 photographs)
    Repository: Japanese American National Museum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    Los Angeles, California 90012
    Abstract: Moriyuki Shimada was twenty-two years old when he and his family were forcibly removed from their home in Santa Clara, California to the Heart Mountain Concentration Camp in Wyoming. Shimada created a scrapbook after the war with the photographs he had taken and collected during his incarceration.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    By appointment only. Please contact the Collections Management and Access Unit (collections@janm.org). Advanced notice is required.

    Publication Rights

    All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from materials in this collection must be submitted to the Collections Management and Access Unit at the Japanese American National Museum (collections@janm.org).

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Moriyuki Shimada Scrapbook. 92.10, Japanese American National Museum. Los Angeles, CA.

    Acquisition Information

    The scrapbook was acquired in 1992 as a gift of Mori Shimada.

    Processing Information

    Items were processed by museum staff, then described and encoded by Snowden Becker and Michael C. Conkin in 2000. The EAD encoding and administrative information was updated in 2017 by Jamie Henricks.

    Biographical Note

    Moriyuki Shimada (1920-2000) was twenty-two years old when he and his family were forcibly removed from their home in Santa Clara, California to the Heart Mountain concentration camp in Wyoming.

    Scope and Content

    The 108 photographs in this scrapbook consist of snapshots of friends, family, social and sporting events. The original scrapbook, created after the war, was dismantled and the photographs removed for preservation purposes.

    Indexing Terms

    Shimada, Moriyuki, 1920-2000
    Scrapbooks--1940-1950
    Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.)
    Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
    Baseball