Interviews with Japanese in Utah: Edward I. Hashimoto

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Title Interviews with Japanese in Utah: Edward I. Hashimoto
Alternative Title Edward I. Hashimoto: interview on April 25, 1984; May 2, 1984; and May 11, 1984
Creator Hashimoto, Edward I., 1911-1987
Contributor Kelen, Leslie G., 1949-
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1984-04-25; 1984-05-02; 1984-05-11
Date Digital 2014-05-07
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Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States,
Subject Hashimoto, Edward I., 1911-1995--Interviews; Japanese Americans--Utah--Interviews; Japanese Americans--Utah--Cultural assimilation; Japanese American physicians--Utah--Interviews; Railroads--Employees--Utah
Description Transcript (typescript, 89 pages) of three interviews with Edward I. Hashimoto, a Japanese-American living in Utah in 1984. Mr. Hashimoto (b. 1911) tells about his genealogy and the life of his parents and other family members in Japan. He details his father's immigrant experiences including working for the railroad, surviving an ambush by cowboys, and arranging immigration of Japanese laborers for mining and farming companies. He reminisces about his own childhood in Salt Lake City's "Japan Town," discusses prostitution and syphllis, discrimination, getting his medical degree from Harvard, and practicing in Salt Lake City. Other topics covered include Japanese folk medicine, civilian life in World War II, and teaching anatomy at the University of Utah
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
Scanning Technician Matt Wilkinson
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/s67s95ht
Topic Japanese Americans--Cultural assimilation; Railroads--Employees; Japanese American physicians
Relation is Part of Mitsugi M. Kasai Memorial Japanese American Archive
Setname uum_ijau
ID 899386
Reference URL