CALIFORNIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY: California History (Volume 68, No 3, Fall 1989)

California History (Volume 68, No 3, Fall 1989). California Historical Society, 1989. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#29430) $14.00

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Includes “Dust Bowl Legacies: The Okie Impact on California 1939-1989” by James N. Gregory, “Biddy Mason’s Los Angeles 1856-1891” by Dolores Hayden, the Japanese Americans of “Delta” by Richard K. Beardsley (edited and with an introduction by Lane Ryo Hirabayashi), and the an article on Lorenzo Asisara.

Illustrated. Measures 8.5×11 inches. pp74-136.

KOTANI, R: The Japanese in Hawaii: A Century of Struggle

 The Japanese in Hawaii: A Century of Struggle, book coverKotani, Roland. The Japanese in Hawaii: A Century of Struggle. Oahu Kanyaku Imin Centennial Committee, 1985. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#28838)

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Profusely illustrated. Measures 8.5×11 inches. 189p.

Official program booklet of the Oahu Kanyaku Imin Centennial conference to mark the 100th anniversary of the first Japanese to arrive in Hawaii. Messages from President Ronald Reagan, Governor George Ariyoshi, and Consul General NNakamura.

Topics include the Kanyaku Imin, plantation life, the American Dream, Nisei solders, the Sansei generation, and more. Bibliography.

ODO, F: A Pictorial History of the Japanese in Hawaii 1885-1924

Odo, Franklin; Sinoto, Kazuko. A Pictorial History of the Japanese in Hawaii 1885-1924. Bishop Museum Press, 1985. ISBN: 0930897021. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#28628)

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Filled with images. Maps, tables, and graphs. Commemorates the Centennial of the First Arrival of Government Contracted Japanese Laborers in Hawai’i. Measures 10.75x 8.5inches. Issued to mark the 100th anniversary of the first Japanese to arrive in Hawaii. Bibliography.