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Salvation Army meeting in California Japanese Community Center, image 001 of 002: photographic print


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1927 to 1928


Photograph of a meeting held by the Salvation Army asking individuals from the local community for funding. This meeting is being held in the compound of a local Japanese community center that is now a city hall in California. This original Japanese community center was established by the LA, SL, and the San Pedro Railroad Company and was able to house up to one hundred people. Some identified individuals are first row: Henry Sakai, Frank Sakai, Nanyu Tomiyasu, Murata, Kiyo Tomiyasu, Alice Sakai, Uwamie, Mabel Sakai. Second row: Otohei Nasu, Karasu Maru,Tom Sakai, Mr. Enomoto, Tom Tomiyasu, Maymie, Mrs. Tom Sakai. Third row: Mrs. Enomoto, Mrs. Nasu, Mrs. Toyono Tomiyasu. Fourth row: Mr. Murata, Mr. Sayano and Mrs. Murata.

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pho028369. Tomiyasu Family Photograph Collection, approximately 1908-1991. PH-00294. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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