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Document Details


Title: REgenerations Oral History Project, Volume 1: Chicago Region Ben Tsutomu Chikaraishi
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: California Digital Library. Online Archive of California
Collection: Japanese American Relocation Digital Archive: Oral Histories
Series: Item 2 of Series Regenerations Vol. 1
Extent: 51 pages
URL: http://texts.cdlib.org/dynaxml/servlet/dynaXML?docId=ft7n39p0cn&doc.view=frames&chunk.id=d0e5259&toc.depth=1&toc.id=d0e5259&query=0
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1998 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Chikaraishi, Ben Tsutomu, 1921-
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 1921
Speaker place of birth: Colusa, CA; California; United States; North America
Speaker race: Asian
Speaker occupation: Physician
Age at speaking: 77
Document location: Chicago, IL
Document date: 04-Mar-1998
Interviewer: Doi, Mary
Organizations discussed: Buddhist Church; Midwest Buddhist Temple, Chicago, IL; Rohwer Relocation Center, Rohwer, AR
Historical events discussed: Bombing of Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941; Japanese American Internment, 1942-1945; World War II, 1939-1945
Locations discussed: Arkansas; California; Chicago, IL; Colusa, CA; Desha County, AR; Illinois; North America; Stockton, CA; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Arkansas; Bombing of Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941; Buddhism; Buddhism--United States; Buddhist Church; California; Chicago, IL; Colusa, CA; Concentration camps--Desha County (Ark.); Desha County, AR; Family--History; Illinois; Japanese American families; Japanese American Internment, 1942-1945; Japanese American physicians; Japanese Americans; Midwest Buddhist Temple, Chicago, IL; North America; Optometrists--United States; Optometry schools--United States; Optometry--United States; Oral history; Rohwer Relocation Center, Rohwer, AR; Stockton, CA; United States; World War II, 1939-1945
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0022376-23633