Volume 15 – 2010

Special Anniversary Issue 2010

  • p. 3  “Celebrating Ten Years!” by Miko Hoffman
  • pp. 4-5  “The Dream of the Centre” by Cathy Makihara
  • pp. 6-7  “Saving the History of Japanese Canadians” by Frank Kamiya and Stan Fukawa
  • pp. 8-9   “Treasures from the Collections”
  • pp. 10-11  “The Auxiliary: Volunteer Service for the Centre and the Greater Community” by Yoshi Hashimoto
  • p. 12 “Thank you”
  • p. 13 “Thomas Kunito Shoyama” by Michiko Midge Ayukawa
  • p. 13  “George Oikawa – Persistence Pays Off!” by Linda Reid
  • p. 14  “Fond Recollections”

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Vol. 15, No. 1  Spring, 2010

  • p. 2  “The Faces of 328 Powell Street” by Carmen Lam
  • p.3  “Big Changes with Nikkei Images” by Beth Carter
  • p.4  “The Hirota/Obayashi Families” by Theodore T. Hirota
  • p.10  “A Sewing Pattern for a Boy’s Sailor Suit” by Alexis Jensen
  • p.12  “The Tanaka Tofu Shop on Powell Street” recorded by Stanley Fukawa, edited by Mickey Tanaka
  • p. 16  “The Japanese Population of Steveston at the Turn of the Twentieth Century” by Mitsuo Yesaki
  • p.18  “The Japanese Cemetery in Broome, Australia” by Stanley Fukawa

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Volume 15, no.2, Summer 2010

  • p.2  “Powell Street, c.1936″
  • p.3  “Celebrating our National Heritage” by Beth Carter
  • p.4  “A Cultural Trip to Korea” by Yvonne Wakabayashi
  • p.6  “The Name of the Father of the Boy Minoru” by Stan Fukawa
  • p.8  “Grandfather Kenjiro” by Laurie Dinsmore
  • p.10  “Jordan Kitagawa” by Landon Kitagawa
  • p.15  “My Olympic Paintings” by Joyce Kamikura
  • p.16  “Remembering the 1907 Anti-Asian Riot” by Stan Fukawa
  • p.17  “Ebisu Park” by Masako Fukawa
  • p.22  “Happy Times” by Theodore T. Hirota
  • p.24  “Treasure from the Collections”

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Volume 15, no.3, Winter 2010

  • p.2 A Southeast Asian Diary, 1946
  • p.3 A New Plan for the Future, by  Beth Carter
  • p.4 The Rogers Pass Avalanche, by Tomoaki Fujimura
  • p.10 The Taiji Whale Museum, by Mitsuo Yesaki
  • p.13 In memory of Misao Fujiwara, by Frank Kamura
  • p.13 Grandfather Kenjiro – an addition, by Laurie Dinsmore
  • p.14 Four years in Hell, book review by Mitsuo Yesaki
  • p.16 Remembering the “Forgotten War”- Japanese Canadians in Korea, 1950-1953, by Roy Kawamoto
  • p.20 The Gardeners’ Association and the Nikkei Centre’s Mochi-Tsuki, by Stan Fukawa
  • p.21 Misty Skeena River (a short excerpt), by Tom Sando
  • p.22 Nikkei Place: Rebuilding a Sense of Place in the Nikkei Landscape, by Michael C. Wilson
  • p.24 Treasures from the Collection, by Alexis Jensen

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Misty Skeena River by Tom Sando

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