Interviews with Japanese in Utah: Tasaku Kameda

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Title Interviews with Japanese in Utah: Tasaku Kameda
Alternative Title Tasaku Kameda: interviews on May 10, 1984; June 6, 1984; June 13, 1984; June 20, 1984; and July 11, 1984
Creator Kameda, Tasaku, 1895-1984
Contributor Kelen, Leslie G., 1949-
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1984-05-10; 1984-06-06; 1984-06-13; 1984-06-20; 1984-07-11
Date Digital 2014-05-07
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Spatial Coverage Laramie, Albany County, Wyoming, United States, ; Carbon County, Wyoming, United States, ; Japan,
Subject Kameda, Tasaku, 1895-1984--Interviews; Japanese Americans--Utah--Interviews; Sailors; Coal miners
Description Transcript (typescript, 29 pages) of a series of interviews with Tasaku Kameda, a Japanese-American living in Utah in 1984. Kameda (b. 1895) recalls his childhood in Japan, traveling in Asia and the middle East looking for work, England and Canada, life as a seaman, and working in a coal mine. Other topics covered include ethnic groups working in mines and on the railroad, Japanese philosophy and religion, the Oriental Exclusion Act of 1924, union organizers, and travels around the United States
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
Metadata Cataloger Tim Arnold; Ken Rockwell; Patrick Miller
Conversion Specifications Original scanned with Kirtas 2400 and saved as 400 ppi uncompressed TIFF. PDF generated by Adobe Acrobat Pro 9 for CONTENTdm display
ARK ark:/87278/s6qr6dv2
Topic Japanese Americans; Sailors; Coal miners
Setname uum_ijau
Date Created 2015-10-13
Date Modified 2015-10-13
ID 900256
Reference URL