Scope and Content
Title: Kichimatsu Taguchi Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1909-1935
Collection number: 2010
Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
2 oversize boxes
University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Kichimatsu Taguchi was born in 1881 in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. He arrived in Hawaii in 1900; settled in Colorado ca.
1908. He was the owner of the Taguchi Company and joint owner of Manzanola Farming Company, both in Rocky Ford, Colorado.
This collection consists of business records related to the shipment of cantaloupes harvested in Rocky Ford, Colorado, in
association with George N. Dobashi, and personal correspondence. The collection also contains account books related to the
Taguchi Company and Manzanola Farming Company. Some of the collection is in Japanese.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department
of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
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[Identification of item], Kichimatsu Taguchi Papers, Japanese American Research Project Collection (Collection 2010). Department
of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
Kichimatsu Taguchi was born 1881; a native of Yamaguchi Prefecture, he arrived in Hawaii in 1900; settled in Colorado ca.
1908; owner of the Taguchi Company and joint owner of Manzanola Farming Company, both in Rocky Ford, Colorado.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of business records and personal correspondence related to businessman Kichimatsu Taguchi. The collection
contains business records related to the shipment of cantaloupes harvested in Rocky Ford, Colorado, in association with George
N. Dobashi, and includes correspondence, telegrams, bills, and receipts (1914-29). The collection also contains account books
related to the Taguchi Company and Manzanola Farming Company (1909-35).
Materials in this collection are in English and Japanese.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Japanese American Research Project (University of California, Los Angeles).
Japanese Americans--Colorado--Archival resources.