Friday, October 28, 2016

Driving Through Stanley Park

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Do you know these men and women posing in front of a convertible car in Stanley Park? Do you know when this photograph was taken? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: ?
Title: Outdoor Portrait of a Group of Men and a Woman Standing in Front of a Car and Large Hollow Tree Trunk at Stanley Park; Vancouver, BC
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Nikkei Voice Edition - September

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 September edition of Lost and Found:
2012.10.1.2.47
Date: Circa 1945
Title: A Portrait of Genzaburo Nakamura in a Road Camp; Red Pass, BC
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, October 21, 2016

Group Portrait Along the Beach

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Do you know these four women taking a group portrait on the beach? Do you know where this beach is located?  Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1920
Title: An Outdoor Portrait of Four Young Women Standing on a Log at a Beach
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, October 14, 2016

Group Portrait

2012.10.1.3.89
Do you know these five women taking a group portrait? Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: 1962
Title: An Outdoor Group Portrait of Five Women; Vancouver?, BC
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?

Friday, October 7, 2016

Wedding Day!

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Do you know the bride smiling in this photograph? Do you know the groom covered with confetti?  Because we don't. What we do know:

Date: Circa 1950
Title: A Smiling Bride and Groom Covered with Confetti; Vancouver?, BC
Institution: Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre

That is it! What can you tell us?