The collection contains annotated family photo albums from the Takeshita and Teraoka family -- first-generation Japanese Americans
-- from their arrival in the US through WWII internment camps and post-WWII activities.
Joy Takeshita Teraoka and her family Thomas Kohachiro and Katsuyo Lillian Takeshita and were incarcerated at the Heart Mountain
War Relocation Center during World War II. Thomas and Lillan both applied and received government jobs after the war.
4 oversize boxes
(4.8 Linear Feet)
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The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual
or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.