title

 

Cecil Bains Collection

 

general material designation

 

graphic materials
extent

 

2 photographs

 

date

 

1935-1942

 

scope and content

 

This collection consists of two photographs of the Yuhei and Kume Matsugu family circa late 1930s who lived at 746 East Cordova until 1942. The Matsugu family and the Kor family were good friends before the Second World War.

 

biography

 

Cecil Bains' parents are Dalwari Singh and Nahal Kor. Prior to 1942, Cecil's mother Nahal Kor lived along Marine Drive; Vancouver, B.C. Nahal Kor passed away in 1975.

 


 

Yuhei Matsugu appears in the city directory in 1935 at 746 East Cordova Street; Vancouver, B.C. Yuhei Matsugu was a mill worker and likely worked alongside Dalwari Singh at the Dominion Mills prior to 1942. Yuhei Matsugu was married to Kume Matsugu.

 

number

 

2018.5

 

organisation

 

Nikkei National Museum
access

 

Open