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Minoru Onishi photograph collection [graphic].
BANC PIC 2005.066--PIC; BANC PIC 2005.066--A; BANC PIC 2005.066--G; BANC PIC 2003-2011--NEG (strip) misc. box 4; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Minoru Onishi photograph collection

Creator/Contributor:

Onishi, Minoru., creator

Abstract:

Includes snapshots and negatives of, presumably, Minoru Onishi and his friends, colleagues and/or family, as well as oversize panoramic photographs depicting a gathering at a Japanese cemetery in Los Angeles and a class portait of the Military Intelligence Language School. Also includes a leather potfolio embossed with a U.S.A. eagle and flag image, 1 folder of correspondence and Japanese business cards, and 1 oversize folder of Japanese manuscript prayer sheets.

Date:

ca. 1945-ca. 1955 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us-mn
Onishi, Minoru -- Pictorial works
Japanese Americans -- California -- Photographs
Cemeteries -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs

Note:

Collected by Onishi. Photographers unknown.
Title devised by cataloger.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
Purchase; from Mrs. Hudson's ; 2004.
Minoru Onishi was born in California of Japanese descent. After World War II he atttended the Military Intelligence Service Language School at Fort Snelling, Minnesota and later worked for the U.S. Department of Defense in Japan.

Type:

graphic
Panoramic photographs-California.

Physical Description:

graphic
photonegative
photoprint
3 folders (21 photographic prints), 2 oversize folders, 13 negatives : ca. 26 x 75 cm or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2005.066--PIC
BANC PIC 2005.066--A
BANC PIC 2005.066--G
BANC PIC 2003-2011--NEG (strip) misc. box 4
BANC PIC 2005.066

Origin:

Various places

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.