Friday, July 29, 2016

Royston Buddhist Church 1937

                                                                                                     1994.73.1.2.19
Do you know the individuals seated in the group photograph or the children wearing ceremonial outfits? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date:1937
Title: Royston Buddhist Church
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 22, 2016

Employees and Families of the Royston Lumbar Co.

                                                                                                     1994.73.1.3.1
Do you know the Royston Lumbar Company employees and their families? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1930
Title: Royston Lumbar Co. Employees and Families
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 15, 2016

Nikkei Voice Edition - June

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 June edition of Lost and Found:
                                                                                                       1993.34.6
Date: Circa 1944
Title: Formen at Jasper Road Camp; Jasper, Alberta
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 8, 2016

Fujinkai Women's Group in Maple Ridge

                                                                                                             2009.15.4.16
Do you know the women who were active in the first Fujinkai Women's Group meeting? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1935
Title: A Group Portrait of the First Meeting of the Maple Ridge Fujinkai (Women's Group); Maple Ridge, B.C.
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, July 1, 2016

The Canadian Japanese Association Float

                                                                                                           2010.4.7.1.37
Do you know the hard working individuals who created the Canadian Japanese Association Float 90 years ago for Canada Day? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1 July 1926
Title: A Canadian Japanese Association Float; Vancouver, BC.
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Celebrating Canada Day 90 years ago

                                            2010.4.7.1.38
Do you know the two women sitting on the float celebrating Canada Day? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1 July 1926
Title: A Canadian Japanese Association Float; Vancouver, BC
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?