titleAsahi baseball team; Vancouver, BC; 1915






descriptionSepia toned indoor studio group portrait photograph, printed as a postcard, of thirteen Japanese Canadians; ten young men dressed in Asahi team uniform, including letter "A" caps and jerseys; and three men dressed in suits and ties, also wearing hats. There is baseball equipment on the floor in front of the group, including two baseball bats, gloves, and a catcher's face mask. Verso is annotated in pencil with Japanese text. Verso is annotated with "Eddy".



Pictured in the back row, from left to right, are: Shuichi Fukunaga; Ihachi Miyazaki; Takeo Asai, and Kinzaburo Fukunaga.



Pictured in the middle row, from left to right, are: Kenshiro Suzuki; Suekichi Kodama; Mickey Hatsujiro Kitagawa; and Tom Nichi Matoba.



Pictured in the front row, from left to right, are: Ted 'Teddy' Furumoto; Yozaemon Kondo; Yo Horii; Kaichi Tabata; and Shoichi Shima.


part ofEd and Muriel Kitagawa Collection




Nikkei National Museum