Faith Terasawa photograph collection, circa 1930-1955  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Terasawa, Faith
Title
Faith Terasawa photograph collection
Dates
circa 1930-1955 (inclusive)
Quantity
42 items
Collection Number
P0602
Summary
The Faith Terasawa photograph collection deals with significant issues dealing with the relocation of Japanese-Americans to internment camps in the Western United States during World War II. Formal portraits of Faith Terasawa, various groups at Topaz or Tule camps, and later (circa 1950) early color images of the buildings and grounds of Topaz or Tule.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Brief collection deals with significant issues dealing with the relocation of Japanese-Americans to internment camps in the Western United States during World War II. Formal portraits of Faith Terasawa, various groups at Topaz or Tule camps, and later (circa 1950) early color images of the buildings and grounds of Topaz or Tule.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Collection Name, Collection Number, Box Number, Folder Number. Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Arrangement

Collection is arranged topically.

Separated Materials

See also the Faith Terasawa papers (ACCN 1473) located in the Manuscripts Division of Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Gift of Don Nakahata.

Processing Note

Processed by Dale Larsen and Mary Ann Curtis in 2000.


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description
Box Folder
1 1 Formal Portraits
  • 1: circa 1935
  • 2-3: circa 1938
  • 4: March 1933
1 2 Miscellaneous Groups
  • 1: unidentified couple
  • 2: Topaz Hospital E. Wing, Pharmacist (Shigeko) Medicine Welfare Waker (Faith) Spring 1945
  • 3: January 1945, Tulelake Union Church Nisei group
  • 4: group of children, taken November 22, 1948, kid=s mess hall in back ground
  • 5: Faith Terasawa, December 1944, by Lee Mullis
  • 6: Faith Terasawa and L. L. Mullis, Administration and appointive staff residence in the background.
  • 7: unidentified group at Topaz
  • 8-9: Himego Eudo, F. M. Terasawa, Amy Mauiuva
  • 10-11: unidentified group of women at Topaz
  • 12: unidentified group of women
  • 13:funeral, Jan. 19, 1944, Topaz, Utah.
  • 14: Himego Eudo, F. M. Terasawa, Amy Mauiuva
  • 15: large group in front of the Community Welfare Administration building
  • 16: unidentified (religious ?) group
1 3 Topaz and Tule Lake
  • 1-3: unidentified buildings
  • 4: unidentified man with truck
  • 5-16: unidentified groups of people, some religious gatherings (Topaz Union Church ?)
  • 17: overlooking one of the camps
  • 18: garden
1 4 Miscellaneous Topaz Images (Addendum)
  • 1: Christmas card
  • 2: Topaz Union Church, 1943-1945
  • 3-4: Postcards from Topaz

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945--Photographs

Personal Names

  • Terasawa, Faith--Photographs

Corporate Names

  • Central Utah Relocation Center--Photographs

Form or Genre Terms

  • Photographic prints--1940-1955
  • Portrait photographs