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The house on Lemon Street : Japanese pioneers and the American dream

Author: Mark Howland Rawitsch
Publisher: Boulder : University Press of Colorado, ©2012.
Series: George and Sakaye Aratani Nikkei in the Americas series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Summary:
Discusses the little known early-twentieth century court battle of Jukichi and Ken Harada, Japanese immigrants, to keep their home in Riverside, California, which they purchased in 1915 in the names of their three young American-born children because the California Alien Land Law prohibited immigrants from owning real estate.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
History
Trials, litigation, etc
Named Person: Jukichi Harada; Ken Harada; Jukichi Harada; Jukichi Harada; Jukichi Harada; Ken Harada
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Howland Rawitsch
ISBN: 9781607321651 1607321653
OCLC Number: 769429702
Description: xiii, 388 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Here is your chance --
The schoolteacher and the samurai's daughter --
Here to stay --
In the shadow of the Mission Inn --
Pilgrim's progress --
Little lamb gone to Jesus --
The people of California versus Harada --
World War and a basket of apples --
Face to face --
Keep California white --
The only time I see the sun --
Farewell to riverside --
Leaving Lemon Street behind --
Camp --
Blue bandanas and an ironwood club --
From Issei to Nisei --
Questions of loyalty --
It's up to you, medic --
Home --
Epilogue: Sumi's house --
Afterword --
Glossary of Japanese Terms.
Series Title: George and Sakaye Aratani Nikkei in the Americas series.
Other Titles: Japanese pioneers and the American dream
Responsibility: Mark Howland Rawitsch ; afterword by Lane Ryo Hirabayashi.

Abstract:

Discusses the little known early-twentieth century court battle of Jukichi and Ken Harada, Japanese immigrants, to keep their home in Riverside, California, which they purchased in 1915 in the names of their three young American-born children because the California Alien Land Law prohibited immigrants from owning real estate.
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