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Japanese-American youth photograph album [graphic].
BANC PIC 1959 - 2011--NEG (5x7) misc. box 1; BANC PIC 2003.031--PIC; BANC PIC 2003.031; BANC PIC 2003.031
Collection Overview

Title:

Japanese-American youth photograph album

Creator/Contributor:

Mametsuka, Jim., creator

Abstract:

Icludes snapshot and formal portraits of numerous young Japanese-American men and women taken during the mid-1940s to early 1950s. Some photographs were possibly taken in San Francisco and Sacramento. Others appear to have been taken in an unidentified World War II Japanese-American internment camp. Laid-in material inlcudes additional portraits, as well as earlier and later family photographs. Includes photographs of Jim Mametsuka.

Date:

ca. 1900-ca. 1980, bulk ca. 1945-ca. 1950 (issued)

Subject:

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Mametsuka, Jim -- Portraits
Japanese Americans -- California -- Portraits
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Photographs
Japanese Americans -- California -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Photographs

Note:

Album compiler's name written in ms on inside front cover: Property of Jim Mametsuka. Album includes many photographs inscribed "To Jim".
Photographers unknown.
Album well-captioned throughout.
Title devised by cataloger.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVE. 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 Bolerium Books; 20020819.

Type:

graphic
Photograph album.

Physical Description:

graphic
photoprint
1 box (1 album and 3 folders, 57 photographic prints) and 1 negative : 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1959 - 2011--NEG (5x7) misc. box 1
BANC PIC 2003.031--PIC
BANC PIC 2003.031
BANC PIC 2003.031

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVE. 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.