titleNipponia Home Official Charter and Testimonial




descriptionThe image shows a placque of wood frame under glass containing a four-page document from the Province of Ontario granting "Letters Patent" to the Nipponia Home dated September 30, 1957, and naming members of the corporation - Yasutaro Yamaga, Toyonori Namba, Takashi Komiyama, Tomiyo Uyehara, Takaichi Umezuki. The testimonial is to Mr. Yasutaro Yamaga, founding director of Nipponia Home from the Ambassador of Japan to Canada, Mr. Nobuhiko Ushiba of the Embassy of Japan, Ottawa, dated April 27, 1963.


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Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre