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Oral history interview with Isamu Noguchi

Interviewee:
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Names:
Artists' Union (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Bollingen Foundation  Search this
Brummer Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Japanese American Citizens' League  Search this
Japanese American Citizens' League  Search this
Leonardo da Vinci Art School  Search this
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill  Search this
UNESCO  Search this
Barnard, George Grey, 1863-1938  Search this
Becker, John Bruere, 1915-  Search this
Borglum, Gutzon, 1867-1941  Search this
Brancusi, Constantin, 1876-1957  Search this
Breton, André, 1896-1966  Search this
Brummer, Joseph  Search this
Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960  Search this
Calder, Alexander Stirling, 1870-1945  Search this
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976  Search this
Collier, John, Jr., 1913-1992  Search this
Covarrubias, Miguel, 1904-1957  Search this
Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964  Search this
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Egan, Charles, 1911-  Search this
Fraser, James Earle, 1876-1953  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983  Search this
Gorky, Arshile, 1904-1948  Search this
Graham, John, 1887-1961  Search this
Graham, Martha  Search this
Gregory, Peter Ronald, 1947-  Search this
Guston, Philip, 1913-1980  Search this
Hare, David, 1917-1992  Search this
Hasegawa, Saburō, 1906-1957  Search this
Hopkins, Harry Lloyd, 1890-1946  Search this
Itō, Michio, 1893-1961  Search this
Kahn, Louis I., 1901-1974  Search this
Kantor, Morris, 1896-1974  Search this
Kline, Franz, 1910-1962  Search this
Knoll, Hans  Search this
Levy, Julien  Search this
Léger, Fernand, 1881-1955  Search this
McMahon, Audrey, 1900?-1981  Search this
Moore, Henry, 1898-1986  Search this
Neumann, J. B. (Jsrael Ber)  Search this
Price, Edison A., d. 1997  Search this
Raymond, Antonin, 1888-  Search this
Reynal, Jeanne, 1903-  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Ruellan, Andrée, 1905-2006  Search this
Ruotolo, Onorio, 1888-1966  Search this
Schoen, Eugene, 1880-1957  Search this
Shoji, Sadao, 1937-  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946  Search this
Taniguchi, Yoshirō, 1904-  Search this
Ward, Eleanor, 1912-1984  Search this
Zorach, William, 1887-1966  Search this
Extent:
148 Pages (Transcript)
1 Item (Audio excerpt: 1 sound file (5 min. 29 sec.), digital)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place:
Japan -- Description and Travel
Italy -- description and travel
Egypt -- description and travel
India -- description and travel
Date:
1973 Nov. 7-Dec. 26
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Isamu Noguchi conducted 1973 Nov. 7-Dec. 26, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
NOVEMBER 7, 1973 session: Noguchi discusses his family background; growing up in Japan; returning to the United States in 1917; his identity as an artist; Gutzon Borglum; Columbia University and studying pre-med; attending Leonardo da Vinci Art School; apprenticing to Onorio Ruotolo; quitting Columbia to become a sculptor; Guggenheim Fellowship in 1927; J.B. Neumann; Alfred Stieglitz; George Grey Barnard; James Earle Fraser; Brummer and the Brummer Gallery; studying at Chaumiere and Collarosi; working with Brancusi; meeting Sandy Calder in Paris; Stuart Davis; Morris Kantor; Andrée Ruellan; his work, "Sphere"; reacting against Brancusi; Eugene Schoen's; his Carnegie Hall studio; Michio Ito; Martha Graham; Buckminster Fuller; traveling in China and Japan; meeting Chi Pai Shi; John Becker; his works, "Play Mountain," "Monument to the Plow," "Monument to Ben Franklin," and "Orpheus" for Balanchine; designing for the stage; Audrey McMahon; Harry Hopkins; Holger Cahill; Mexico; Diego Rivera; Miguel Covarrubias; and the Artists Union.
DECEMBER 10, 1973 Session: His reaction to the Spanish Civil War- avoided direct involvement; Stuart Davis; Gorky; Andre Breton; David Hare; Marcel Duchamp; John Graham; Julien Levy; his artist friends dying at the peak of their success; Leger; Stirling Calder; associating himself with the laboring class; Buckminster Fuller; being American; expanding the possibilities of sculpture; his Associated Press Building project in Rockefeller Center, it being done in stainless steel instead of bronze; John Collier; Japanese-American Citizens League; organizing Nisei Artists and Writers Mobilization for Democracy; Jeanne Reynal; going to Poston, Ariz. to assist with American Indian Service camp under John Collier and becoming an internee there; returning to New York in 1942; Bollingen Foundation; trip around the world in 1949; and Philip Guston.
DECEMBER 18, 1973 session: Best work in studio; reaction against expressionism; artists protesting against the Establishment; his objection to the WPA, influenced by William Zorach; exhibiting in group show called, "Fourteen Americans at the Museum of Modern Art"; show at Egan Gallery in 1949; accepting art in its most aesthetically pure form without reference to social issues; movement in Japan since war to get away from refinement of Japan; Yoshiro Hiro responsible for Gutai and the happenings; his work, "Monument to Heroes," using bones; his work takes years to do; materials used in his work; his work, "Cronos"; doing theater stage sets for the Library of Congress including, "Appalachian Spring" and "Herodiade"; wants a given space which he can call his own and do something with it, has to be a work of art.
DECEMBER 26, 1973 Session: Show with Charles Egan in 1948 arranged by de Kooning; applying to the Bollingen Foundation to write a book on leisure, which was never written; traveling to Italy, Egypt, and India for two years; being removed from the New York scene with Franz Kline and de Kooning; his light objects; sculpture as environment; respect for material; Mondrian and his art deriving from nature; his time in Japan in 1931; visiting Japan in 1951; working in stone; projects in Japan; Taniguchi; Antonin Raymond; designing Japanese gardens; discovery of Zen; Hasegawa Saburo; Skidmore; Hans Knoll; Edison Price; Italy in the 1960s; Peter Gregory; Henry Moore; Louis Kahn; UNESCO; Noguchi Foundation and Plaza Company; Shoji; Eleanor Ward; and his autobiography, "A Sculptor's World."
Biographical / Historical:
Isamu Noguchi (1904-1988) was a Japanese American sculptor based in Long Island City, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 7 digital wav files. Duration is 6 hrs., 25 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives' Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Gardens, Japanese  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Asian American sculptors  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.noguch73
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw970de0eb2-280b-4f18-b6d9-a56d957ed476
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ead_collection:sova-aaa-noguch73
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Oral history interview with Isamu Noguchi, 1973 Nov. 7-Dec. 26

Interviewee:
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul, 1933-1997  Search this
Subject:
Itō, Michio  Search this
Barnard, George Grey  Search this
Becker, John Bruere  Search this
Borglum, Gutzon  Search this
Brancusi, Constantin  Search this
Breton, André  Search this
Brummer, Joseph  Search this
Cahill, Holger  Search this
Calder, Alexander  Search this
Calder, Alexander Stirling  Search this
Collier, John, Jr.  Search this
Covarrubias, Miguel  Search this
Davis, Stuart  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
Egan, Charles  Search this
Fraser, James Earle  Search this
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster)  Search this
Gorky, Arshile  Search this
Graham, John  Search this
Graham, Martha  Search this
Gregory, Peter Ronald  Search this
Guston, Philip  Search this
Hare, David  Search this
Hasegawa, Saburō  Search this
Hopkins, Harry Lloyd  Search this
Kahn, Louis I.  Search this
Kantor, Morris  Search this
Kline, Franz  Search this
Knoll, Hans  Search this
Léger, Fernand  Search this
Levy, Julien  Search this
McMahon, Audrey  Search this
Moore, Henry, 1898-1986  Search this
Neumann, J. B. (Jsrael Ber)  Search this
Price, Edison A.  Search this
Raymond, Antonin  Search this
Reynal, Jeanne  Search this
Rivera, Diego  Search this
Ruellan, Andrée  Search this
Ruotolo, Onorio  Search this
Schoen, Eugene  Search this
Shoji, Sadao  Search this
Stieglitz, Alfred  Search this
Taniguchi, Yoshirō  Search this
Ward, Eleanor  Search this
Zorach, William  Search this
Artists' Union (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Bollingen Foundation  Search this
Brummer Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Japanese American Citizens' League  Search this
Leonardo da Vinci Art School  Search this
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill  Search this
UNESCO  Search this
Japanese American Citizens' League  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place:
Japan -- Description and Travel
Italy -- description and travel
Egypt -- description and travel
India -- description and travel
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Isamu Noguchi, 1973 Nov. 7-Dec. 26. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century  Search this
Sculpture, American  Search this
Gardens, Japanese  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Asian American sculptors  Search this
Theme:
Asian American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11906
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216546
AAA_collcode_noguch73
Theme:
Asian American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216546
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Minoru Yasui

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Minoru Yasui, 19 Oct 1916 - 12 Nov 1986  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 24 × 19.3 cm (9 7/16 × 7 5/8")
Sheet: 25.3 × 20.4 cm (9 15/16 × 8 1/16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1946
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Minoru Yasui: Male  Search this
Minoru Yasui: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Minoru Yasui: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Minoru Yasui: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift in loving memory of Minoru and True Yasui
Object number:
NPG.2016.30
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm417a06386-4f86-4351-87e1-8d279780f544
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.30

Minoru Yasui

Artist:
Hanasono Studio  Search this
Sitter:
Minoru Yasui, 19 Oct 1916 - 12 Nov 1986  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 13.9 × 8.7 cm (5 1/2 × 3 7/16")
Sheet: 15.1 × 9.8 cm (5 15/16 × 3 7/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1945
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie  Search this
Minoru Yasui: Male  Search this
Minoru Yasui: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Minoru Yasui: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist  Search this
Minoru Yasui: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Activist\Civil rights activist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the daughters of Minoru Yasui
Object number:
NPG.2016.31
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a710eb99-c88b-45b5-b98e-f832874ca7a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2016.31

Asian America a primary source reader edited by Cathy J. Schlund-Vials, K. Scott Wong, Jason Oliver Chang

Editor:
Schlund-Vials, Cathy J. 1974-  Search this
Wong, Kevin Scott  Search this
Chang, Jason Oliver  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xii, 321 pages) illustrations, map
Type:
Sources
Electronic books
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2017
Topic:
Asian Americans--History  Search this
Asian Americans--Study and teaching  Search this
Américains d'origine asiatique--Histoire  Search this
HISTORY--State & Local--General  Search this
Asian Americans  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1156409

newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 31, Heart Mountain, 07/29/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 57.15 cm
part: folded: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
July 29, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.01
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.01
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-7bac-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1758070
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newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 33, Heart Mountain, 08/12/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 57.15 cm
part: folded: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
August 12, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.02
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.02
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4d27-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760502
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newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 35, Heart Mountain, 08/26/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 57.15 cm
part: folded: 16 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
August 26, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.03
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.03
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-456f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760504
Online Media:

newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 36, Heart Mountain, 09/02/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
part: folded: 15 3/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 40.005 cm x 29.21 cm
overall: 15 3/4 in x 22 1/2 in; 40.005 cm x 57.15 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
September 2, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.04
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.04
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4570-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760505
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newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 37, Heart Mountain, 09/09/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
part: folded: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
overall: 15 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 57.15 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
September 9, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.05
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.05
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4571-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760506
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newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 38, Heart Mountain, 09/16/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 57.15 cm
part: folded: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
September 16, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.06
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.06
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-45e6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760507
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newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 43, Heart Mountain, 10/21/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 57.15 cm
part: folded: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
October 21, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.07
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.07
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-45e7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760509

newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 44, Heart Mountain, 10/28/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 57.15 cm
part: folded: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
October 28, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.08
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.08
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-45e8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760510
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newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. III No. 45, Heart Mountain, 11/04/1944

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 57.15 cm
part: folded: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
November 4, 1944
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.09
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.09
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-465b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760511

newspaper, Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. IV, No. 18, Heart Mountain, 04/28/1945

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/2 in x 22 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 57.15 cm
part: folded: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 39.37 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
newspaper
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Cody
Date made:
April 28, 1945
Credit Line:
Japanese American Citizens League
ID Number:
2015.0194.10
Accession number:
2015.0194
Catalog number:
2015.0194.10
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9dd4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1760515
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CWRCI Hearing, July 16, 1981

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
silver gel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall`: 8 1/2 in x 11 in; 21.59 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
contact sheet
Associated Place:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca. 1980s
Subject:
Japanese Americans  Search this
World War II  Search this
Congress  Search this
Related event:
Japanese American Internment  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Aiko Herzig-Yoshinaga
ID Number:
2016.3020.14
Catalog number:
2016.3020.14
Nonaccession number:
2016.3020
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-b3a5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1805620

Document,"Japanese American Citizens League Oath of Allegiance, 1942"

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 11 in; 21.59 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
oath
document
Associated Place:
United States: Washington, King
Japan: Nagasaki, Nagasaki
Date made:
1942
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Japanese Americans  Search this
Related event:
World War II  Search this
Japanese American Internment  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Roger Shimomura
ID Number:
2016.3086.110
Catalog number:
2016.3086.110
Nonaccession number:
2016.3086
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9671-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1811826

Japanese American Citizens League identification card for Toku Shimomura

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 4 in; 6.35 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
identification card
Associated Place:
United States: Washington, King
Japan: Nagasaki, Nagasaki
Date made:
circa 1954
Credit Line:
gift of Roger Shimomura
ID Number:
2016.3086.380
Nonaccession number:
2016.3086
Catalog number:
2016.3086.380
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-aa3e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1820485
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JACL's Bulletin no. 18: Suggestions of Items to Take to Assembly Centers and Relocation Camps

Maker:
Japanese American Citizens League  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 8 7/16 in; 35.56 cm x 21.43125 cm
Object Name:
document
Place made:
United States: California, Marysville
Date made:
1942-05-13
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Fuchigami
ID Number:
2015.0117.04
Accession number:
2015.0117
Catalog number:
2015.0117.04
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b1-c8cb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
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Norman Mineta

Artist:
Everett Raymond Kinstler, 5 Aug 1926 - 26 May 2019  Search this
Sitter:
Norman Yoshio Mineta, 1931 - 2022  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 106.7 x 91.4cm (42 x 36")
Frame: 117 x 101.8 x 5.1cm (46 1/16 x 40 1/16 x 2")
Type:
Painting
Date:
2009
Topic:
Artwork\Sculpture\Statuette  Search this
Norman Yoshio Mineta: Male  Search this
Norman Yoshio Mineta: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of Commerce  Search this
Norman Yoshio Mineta: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of Transportation  Search this
Norman Yoshio Mineta: Politics and Government\US Congressman\California  Search this
Norman Yoshio Mineta: Politics and Government\Public official\Mayor\San Jose, CA  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of George and Sakaye Aratani; Hill & Knowlton; Verizon Communications; AT&T; Freddie Mac; Saturn Electronics & Engineering/Wally Tsuha; Ms. Irene Hirano and the Japanese American National Museum; National Japanese American Memorial Foundation; Office of Hawaiian Affairs; The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars; Asian American Government Executives Network; Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies; Allen Okamoto, Chairman of Asian Real Estate Association of America; Association of Asian/Pacific Community Health Organizations; Col. S. Phil Ishio (ret.) and Connie Ishio; Japanese American Citizens League (National); Japanese American Citizens League (D.C. Chapter); Japanese American Veterans Association; Justice & Security Strategies, Inc.; Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics, Inc.; Robert Nakamoto; National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development; National Association of Realtors®; National Council of Asian Pacific Americans; OCA; State Farm®; and other friends of Norman Mineta
Object number:
NPG.2010.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 2000 to Present
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 341
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm483fe685c-b4d8-4129-ba52-ce4868c9efbb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2010.19

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