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Takano, Itsuhei, 1887-1967



  • Existence: 1887 October 18 - 1967 January 3

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Takano Family Papers

Identifier: SPC-2017-004
Abstract This collection contains materials from members of the Takano and Meguro family in Los Angeles, California, including Issei immigrants, Itsuhei and Tomoye Takano and Kumaji and Tsuruno Meguro, and their Nisei children, Fumio Fred and Yoneko (Meguro) Takano, Yoshiko Ruth Meguro, and Leo Ryoichi Meguro. The papers covers from prewar through post-war, including the period of the forced evacuation and incarceration during World War II, U.S. military service in Europe druing the war and in Korea...
Dates: 1906-1991; undated

Itsuhei Takano camp journal

Identifier: SPC-2019-033
Abstract The collection is comprised of seven volumes of the author's accounts from the time of the Attack on Pearl Harbor, during the mass removal and incarceration, and after being released from the Gila River camp. The collection documents his observation and thoughts on a variety issues during the war and the postwar time. Also included are some issues from the Gila River Co-op newsletters, which contain his essays, and Japanese translations of two English announcements presumably made by Captain...
Dates: 1941 December 7-1946 March 19

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Immigrants -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Japan -- Emigration and immigration -- History 1
Japanese -- California, Southern -- History 1
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1944-1945 -- Archives 1
Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 1