Interviews with Japanese in Utah: Toki Nakashima

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Title Interviews with Japanese in Utah: Toki Nakashima
Alternative Title Toki Nakashima: interviews on May 14, 1984; May 21, 1984; July 18, 1984
Creator Nakashima, Toki, 1895-1993
Contributor Fuller, Sandra T., 1945- ; Oshita, Grace
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 1984-05-14; 1984-05-21; 1984-07-18
Date Digital 2014-05-07
Access Rights I acknowledge and agree that all information I obtain as a result of accessing any oral history provided by the University of Utah's Marriott Library shall be used only for historical or scholarly or academic research purposes, and not for commercial purposes. I understand that any other use of the materials is not authorized by the University of Utah and may exceed the scope of permission granted to the University of Utah by the interviewer or interviewee. I may request permission for other uses, in writing to Special Collections at the Marriott Library, which the University of Utah may choose grant, in its sole discretion. I agree to defend, indemnify and hold the University of Utah and its Marriott Library harmless for and against any actions or claims that relate to my improper use of materials provided by the University of Utah.
Spatial Coverage Ogden, Weber County, Utah, United States, ; Japan,
Subject Nakashima, Toki, 1895-1993--Interviews; Japanese Americans--Utah--Interviews; Japanese American women--Utah--Interviews; Arranged marriages--Japan; Utah--Emigration and immigration; Japanese Americans--Utah--Cultural assimilation
Description Transcript (typescript, 51 pages) of three interviews with Toki Nakashima, a Japanese-American living in Utah in 1984. Nakashima (b. 1895) recalls family stories of her father's life as a seaman in Japan. She discusses family life in rural Japan, the wedding of her sister, being sent for by her future husband in America, her voyage on the Sado Maru to Seattle, and moving to Ogden, Utah. She also talks about life in the Japanese section of Salt Lake, raising children, supporting her family after her husband became ill, and her children's lives
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/s6fb6kqq
Topic Japanese Americans--Cultural assimilation; Japanese American women; Arranged marriage
Setname uum_ijau
Date Created 2015-10-13
Date Modified 2015-10-13
ID 901680
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