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Bob Akaki photograph collection finding aid 2015.010
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Go For Broke National Education Center
    Title: Bob Akaki photograph collection
    creator: Matsunaga, Mitzie
    source: Akaki, Robert (Bob)
    Identifier/Call Number: 2015.010
    Physical Description: 39 Megabytes JPEGS and TIFs
    Date (bulk): 1940's
    Abstract: These photographs were sent to Mitzie Matsunaga who was incarcerated at Rohwer Concentration Camp. Joseph (Joe) Nishikawa and Yukio Kishi, subjects of the photographs, volunteered out of Rohwer into the 442nd.

    Content Description

    These photographs were sent to Mitzie Matsunaga who was incarcerated at Rohwer Concentration Camp. Joseph (Joe) Nishikawa and Yukio Kishi, subjects of the photographs, volunteered out of Rohwer into the 442nd.
    The relationship between Mitzie and Joe and Yukio is unknown but they seem to have been friends at Rohwer. Bob Akaki donated the collection of photographs.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Erin Sato 04/03/2015.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item], [Collection], Go For Broke National Education Center, Los Angeles, California.

    Existence and Location of Originals

    Digital surrogates can be found at http://ndajams.omeka.net/collections/show/1314.

    Additional collection guides

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Japanese Americans -- History -- 20th century
    Japanese Americans
    United States. Army. Regimental Combat Team, 442nd
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans
    World War, 1939-1945
    Akaki, Robert (Bob)