Friday, July 31, 2015

Ochigo Festival Girls

                                                                                                         2012.10.1.7.2.5
Do you know these festival beauties? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1955
Title: A Group Portrait at an Ochigo Festival at Powell and Jackson Streets; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Japanese Canadian Association Founding Members

                                                                    1994.41.14.a-c
Do you know the founding group members of the Japanese Canadian Association? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1920
Title: Founding Group of Japanese Canadian Association at the Japanese Canadian War Memorial; Vancouver, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 24, 2015

Sumo Wrestlers at Sports Day

                                                                                                            2010-23-2-4-243
Do you know these strong sumo wrestlers and the baby? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1910
Title: An Indoor Group Portrait of Sumo Wrestlers in Kesho-mawashi During the Vancouver Japanese Language School Sports Day; Steveston, BC

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 17, 2015

Nikkei Voice Edition - July/August

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.  So here is the Nikkei Voice's July/August edition of Lost and Found:
                                                                                                                   1993.40.12
Date: Circa 1942
Title: Group of men at Black Spur Camp; BC

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Friday, July 10, 2015

Beautiful hats and nice outfits

                                                                                                              1992.32.2
Do you know these women and children that are all dressed up? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1910
Title: Group photograph, including Yaeno Hayashi; Vancouver, BC?

That is it! What can you tell us?