Japanese Canadians--British Columbia--History



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Alfie Kamitakahara interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Alfie Kamitakahara : Japanese in Steveston - community life and evacuation RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1972?-08-15 SUMMARY: Alfie Kamitakahara discusses the Japanese and their community life in Steveston, and their evacu...

Art Moore interview

CALL NUMBER: T2049:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Art Moore RECORDED: [location unknown], 1976-01-27 SUMMARY: Art Moore started fishing in 1930 when he got his first license. You were not allowed in those days to get a license until you were 14 y...

Ellen Enomoto interview

CALL NUMBER: T0076:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Ellen Enomoto RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1972-05-16 SUMMARY: Ellen Enomoto was born in 1922 in Canada and is a high school graduate. Her parents came from Japan in their teens and her grandfather...

George Nitta interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Strathcona neighbourhood : the Japanese community RECORDED: [location unknown], 1978-01-26 SUMMARY: Mr. Nitta discusses life as a Japanese-Canadian in the Strathcona neighbourhood of Vancouver. In particular, he describe...

Gorge Kosaka interview

RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), [1982-05-15?] SUMMARY: Recollections of a Japanese family's associations with the whaling industry at Rose Harbour, Q.C.I., between the approximate years 1912-1918. Parents immigrated to Canada in 1905, father had ...

Gwen Norman interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Howard and Gwen Norman : Canadian missionaries in Japan, 1932-1971 RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1972-06-03 SUMMARY: Howard and Gwen Norman discuss Japanese-Canadians in World War II. Life in Japan before and after WWII. T...

Hideo Onotera interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1977-08-16 SUMMARY: Interview with Hideo Onotera regarding Japanese workers and the WW II Japanese internment.;

Hisako Hoshino interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Hisako Hoshino PERIOD COVERED: 1937-1972 RECORDED: New Denver (B.C.), 1972-04-29 SUMMARY: Hisako Hoshino was born in 1914 in Japan and came to Canada in 1937 as a wife of a drugstore owner on Powell Street in Vancouver. ...

Jiro Kobayashi interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Jiro Kobayashi PERIOD COVERED: 1907-1972 RECORDED: New Denver (B.C.), 1972-04-25 SUMMARY: Jiro Kobayashi came to Canada at age 21 in 1907 to study about North American farming for two years. He was a graduate of the scho...

Kantaro Kadota interview

CALL NUMBER: T0061:0001 SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Kantaro Kadota : head millwright and superintendant of Japanese workers PERIOD COVERED: 1890-1972 RECORDED: Surrey (B.C.), 1972-04-10 SUMMARY: Kantaro Kadota talks about his family background in J...

Ken Elston interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Ken Elston RECORDED: [location unknown], 1976-02-10 SUMMARY: Ken Elston started in B.C. Packers as a brine man in 1942. The fish were cut and immersed in a brine tank for 15 ro 20 minutes then bailed out and canned. He t...

Kiyo Goto interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Mrs. Kiyo Goto RECORDED: Vancouver (B.C.), 1972-05-08&11 SUMMARY: Mrs. Kiyo Goto was born in 1897 in Japan. Father in San Francisco. She came to Canada in 1915 to marry a farm worker on Salt Spring Island. She worked...

Kuri Takenaka interview

SUPPLIED TITLE OF TAPE(S): Kuri Takenaka PERIOD COVERED: 1930-1972 RECORDED: New Denver (B.C.), 1972-04-26 SUMMARY: Kuri Takenaka was born in 1912 in Japan and married in 1930 at the age of 18. Came to Canada with her husband, Mr. Takenaka, a hand...

Miss M. Upshall interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1972-02-04 SUMMARY: Miss M. Upshall was the First Metropolitan health nurse, ca.1936. Looked after schools (Japanese); pre-natal care program. [Very little documentation is available for this tape.];

Mrs. J.B. Bothwell interview

RECORDED: [location unknown], 1972-02-03 SUMMARY: Mrs. J.B. Bothwell was a school teacher in Steveston, ca. 1920. Good details. School rules. Community life. Japanese. Finnish. Home remedies. [Very little documentation is available for this tape.];

Provincial Archives of British Columbia audio interviews, 1974-1992

  • GR-3377
  • Series
  • 1974-1992

The series consists of oral history interviews recorded by staff members and research associates of the Provincial Archives of B.C. Major subject areas include: political history (especially the Coalition era, the W.A.C. Bennett years, and David ...

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