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    • Inaterview with Abe and Jack Nishizaki

    • Abe and Jack Nishizaki
    • 1976
    • Centennial Project -- service in the Canadian Army -- racial prejudice among Nisei -- fears of the potential disappearance of the Japanese Canadian community -- intergenerational division
    • Interview with Satoru Akazawa

    • Akazawa, Satoru
    • 1983-05-18
    • Evacuation to Ontario during the war -- seperation of family during the war -- wartime curfews on Japanese Canadians -- loss of property suring World War II -- education background -- employment history --
    • Interview with Satoru Akazawa

    • Akazawa, Satoru
    • 1983-05-18
    • Evacuation to Ontario during the war -- seperation of family during the war -- wartime curfews on Japanese Canadians -- loss of property suring World War II -- education background -- employment history --
    • Interview with Akira Horii

    • Akira Horii
    • 2012
    • An interview of Akira Horii conducted by Raymond Nakamura on February 23, 2012 at Nikkei National Museum in Burnaby, BC. In the interview, Akira discusses his life as a fisherman in Steveston, BC.
    • Interview with Lillian May Akiyama

    • Akiyama, Lillian May
    •  
    • Education and university -- Post-war work as a nurse -- Present day administrative role at Vancouver General Hospital -- Interviewee's husbands education at UBC and internment at Lemon Creek -- Growing up on a farm -- Memories of discrimination...
    • Interview with Roy Isao Akune

    • Akune, Roy Isao
    • 1983-08-24
    • Education -- Language -- sugar beets -- movements of family within Canada -- family history -- fishing -- evacuation and loss of preoperty -- issues surrounding Nikkei identity in Canada -- Buddhism -- importance of raising subsequent Nikkei...
    • Interview with Frank Araki

    • Araki, Frank
    •  
    • Employment in the construction industry -- Experiences working contruction -- Travel across Canada.
    • Interview with Midge Ayukawa

    • Ayukawa, Midge
    • 1991-01-10
    • Ethnic makeup of Powell St. community (pre-war) -- experience at Strathcona school -- Powell St. 'then' and 'now' -- Powell St. Festival -- significance of baseball -- prostitution on Powell St.
    • Interview with Bishop Tsuji

    • Bishop Tsuji
    • 1973-11-11
    • Early life in BC in the inter-war period -- education in Vancouver and Kyoto -- Internment -- conditions within the camps and ghost towns at Slocan -- establishing an education system within the camps and ghost towns -- establishing Buddhist...
    • Interview with Bob Nimi

    • Bob Nimi
    • 2011
    • The interview was conducted on January 20, 2011 in North Vancouver, BC and February 22, 2011 in Burnaby, BC. In the interview Mr Nimi discusses life on Powell Street and living at 331 Powell Street in Vancouver, BC, where his father owned Nimi...
    • Interview with Bud Sakamoto

    • Bud Sakamoto
    • 2012
    • The interview of Bud Sakamoto was conducted by Raymond Nakamura on February 13, 2012 at Bud's home in Steveston, BC. The interview discusses Bud's life with an emphasis on fishing and Steveston, BC.

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