Wednesday, February 29, 2012

A Dapper Gentleman.

                                                     2011.68.1.48

Do you recognise this gentleman?  Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c 1942
Title: A Studio Portrait of Young Man; Vancouver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Smiling in London.

                                                  2010.23.2.4.80

Do you recognise these people?  Because we don't. 
What we do know:

Date: 1948
Title:  Miss M Tokunaga and Others Posing in Front of a Bus;
London, ON

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Westham Island School.

                                                                                                 2001.3.1.1.1

Do you recognise these boys?  Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c 1932
Title: A Group Portrait of Boys at Westham Island School; Ladner, BC? 

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Monday, February 20, 2012

Cute dress!

                                                         2010.23.2.4.265
Do you recognise this girl?  Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1934
Title: A Studio Portrait of a Young Girl in a White Dress; Vancouver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Tashme Kids.

                                                                                                   2011.71.1.159

Do you recognise anyone in this group?  Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c 1942
Title:  An Outdoor Group Portrait of a Women, Boys and Girls on Rocks in Front of a Forest; Tashme, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Parade!

                                                                                                 2010.23.2.4.214

Do you recognise these girls?  Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1939
Title: An Outdoor Portrait of a Group of Young Girls in Kimonos for the Royal Visit; Vancouver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Happy Valentine's Day!

                                                                                 1994.60.5

Do you recognise these dancers?  Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: February, 1944
Title: Leap Year Valentine's Day Dance; Slocan, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, February 10, 2012

Nikkei Voice Edition - February

The museum has partnered with Nikkei Voice to put more names to faces.  Each month Nikkei Voice will publish one of the museum's 'lost' photographs asking their readers for help.  The image will in turn be posted here as a way for the audience to get in contact with us.  February's edition is also featured in the Nikkei National Museum's new exhibit, love an exhibit, on display now at the Nikkei Centre:


                                                                                        2010.23.2.4.464

What we know:

Date:  c 1930
Title:  A man and a woman posing in a garden.

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Crafts!

                                                                                      2011.71.1.161
Do you know these crafty girls?  Because we don't.  
What we do know:

Date: c. 1942
Title: An Outdoor Group Portrait Girls with Cylindrical Crafts;
Tashme, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Judo!

                                                                                                      2011.64.1.17
Do you know these boys?  Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1942
Title: A Studio Portrait of Shigetaka (Steve) Sasaki, Etsuji Morii, Mr Kamino and Seven Boys in Judogi (and Another Man in Front of a Painted Backdrop). 

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Jump!

                                                                                                    2010.80.2.122
Do you know these happy people?  Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1942
Title: May Day Celebration; Tashme, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, February 3, 2012

Do you know these two?

                                                   2011.68.1.67
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: c 1942
Title: A Portrait of a Woman and Child; Greenwood, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Do you know this bowling champion?

                                                                                                 2010.23.2.4.425
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Date: 1949
Title: A Portrait of a Man in a Pin-Striped Suit holding a Bowling Trophy; Chatham, ON

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Do you recognise these sunny people?

                                                                                          2010.23.2.4.444
Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title: A Portrait of a Nun, Man, Woman and Child; Toronto, ON

That is it!  What can you tell us?