Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Fanny Bay School Kids!

                                                                                                      2012.30.1
Do you recognise these little students? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: January, 1936

Title: Japanese Language School and Kindergarten Group Portrait; Fanny Bay, BC


That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 27, 2012

Popoff Concert.

                                                                                                     2012.11.335
Do you recognise these performers? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: c 1946

Title: A Concert at Popoff; Popoff, BC  


That is it! What can you tell us?

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Summer Girls from New Denver!

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

Date: c. 1947

Title: A Portrait of Three Girls; New Denver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Hunks!

                                                                                                   2012.11.487
Do you know these boys' last name? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: c. 1944

Title: A Portrait of Hiro, Nak, and Suyo; Lavington, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, July 20, 2012

Hula anyone?

                                                                                               2012.15.1.1.134
Do you recognise these dancers? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: c. 1945

Title: A Group Portrait of Hula Dancers; Tashme, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Chatham Picnicking a go go.

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

Date: 1965

Title: A Group of People from the Chatham[?] Japanese Canadian Association Picnicking at Aerial Beach; Chatham, Ontario

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

A Lady from Popoff?

                                                             2012.11.167
Do you recognise this lady? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: c. 1946

Title: A Portrait of a Woman Standing Outdoors; Popoff?, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Montreal Buddhist Church People.

                                                                                               2010.23.2.4.78
Do you recognise these people? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1961

Title: Group Portrait at Opening Service of the Dedication of the New Montreal Buddhist Church by Bishop Of San Francisco Hanayama; Montreal, QC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, July 13, 2012

Summer Girls.

                                                    2011.79.4.1.1.65
Do you recognise these people? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: c. 1935

Title:  A Portrait of Three Women and a Girl Posing in a Back Alley

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Nikkei Voice Edition - July


The museum has partnered up with the Nikkei Voice to put more names to faces.  Each month the 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.  Here is the Nikkei Voice's July edition of Lost and Found: 

                                                                                              2010.23.2.4.214

What we know: 

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

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Sailing the High Seas


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

Date: c. 1943

Title:  Two men and a boy on the SS General MC Meigs

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

A Purrfect Picture!


                                                 2011.64.3.16

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

Title:  A Young Girl Holding a Cat on the Sidewalk

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Friday, July 6, 2012

Tiny Dancers!

                                                                                                              2011-68-1-28
Do you recognise these Odori dancers? Because we don't.  What we do know:


Title:  A Studio Portrait of Odori Dancers; Vancouver, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Fishing Fun!

                                                                                                     2010.23.2.4.164
Do you recognise this fishing family? Because we don't.  What we do know:

Title:  A Man Crouching beside Three Boys in a Boat on a Wooden Platform; Steveston, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?

Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Tashme Kids!

                                                                                                             2011.71.1.162
Do you recognise any of these Tashme Kids? Because we don't

Date: c. 1942

Title:  An Outdoor Group Portrait of Boys and Girls in a Field in Front of Mountains; Tashme, BC

That is it!  What can you tell us?