Friday, March 25, 2016

Dancing in the Hall

                                                                                                           2012.15.1.1.346
Do you know these folks dancing around the hall? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1947
Title: The K P Dance; New Denver?, BC
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, March 18, 2016

Do you see the photographer's shadow?

                                                                     2009.2.47
Do you know these four young girls, the man with the pipe, or the photographer? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1925
Title: Four young girls, a man, and the photographer's shadow; unknown location
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Nikkei Voice Edition - February

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 February edition of Lost and Found: 
                                                                                                             1994.69.3.10

Date: Circa 1942
Title: Building E", Meat Preparation Room - (Formerly Industrial Building)"; Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, March 4, 2016

Milk Laboratory Women

                                                                                                                  1994.69.3.8
Do you know these two women filling milk bottles in Hastings Park? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1942
Title: Building A", Milk Laboratory, Diet Kitchen - (Formerly Live Stock Building)"; Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?