"1915, the Utah Japanese Association, forerunner to the JACL. All members were Issei and non-citizens as they were denied citizenship. The association was formed to assist in each other's general welfare and to work out immigration and discrimination problems." Included are: Mr. Terasawa, Mr. Fukazawa, Mr. Kawamura, Mr. Tsumura, Mr. Murakami, Mr, Mitsunaga, and Mr. Henry Kasai."

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Title "1915, the Utah Japanese Association, forerunner to the JACL. All members were Issei and non-citizens as they were denied citizenship. The association was formed to assist in each other's general welfare and to work out immigration and discrimination problems." Included are: Mr. Terasawa, Mr. Fukazawa, Mr. Kawamura, Mr. Tsumura, Mr. Murakami, Mr, Mitsunaga, and Mr. Henry Kasai."
Photo Number P0884n1_04_11
Description Photo of several early members of the Utah Japanese Association, forerunner to the Japanese American Citizens' League (JACL), in 1915.
Keywords Ethnic minorities; Japanese; Japanese American Citizens' League
Subject Japanese Americans--Societies, etc.--Photographs; Japanese American Citizens' League--Photographs; Japanese Americans--Utah--Photographs
Additional Information None
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City (Utah); Salt Lake County (Utah)
Collection Number and Name P0884 Wallace and Mary Doi Photograph Collection
Collection Name Wallace and Mary Doi
Date 1915
Textual Date 1915
Creator Unknown
Owning Institution Multimedia Archives, Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Original Source N/A
Donated By/Purchased From Loaned to the University of Utah for scanning by Mary Doi. (Via Lorraine Crouse)
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
ARK ark:/87278/s6kd5789
Setname uum_map
Date Created 2002-12-17
Date Modified 2017-03-14
ID 950325
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6kd5789
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