general material designation

 

[artefactual, graphic and textual material]
scope and content

 

The collection consists of a steamer trunk, an abacus, a wood rosary, a briefcase, an iron pot and perhaps an NYK Line passengers list, two diplomas belonging to Hideko Suda, an image of a funeral and an image of Slocan, BC.

 

biography

 

Mr Misao Adachi was a fisherman and carpenter in Queensborough. He was born in Mayne Island, BC. During the internment he was sent to Popoff, BC where his daughter Ethel Adachi was born. After Popoff, he went to Jasper, BC and worked as a truck driver.

 

number

 

1997.11

 

organisation

 

Nikkei National Museum
access

 

Open