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Issei, stories of Japanese Canadian pioneers

Author: Gordon G Nakayama
Publisher: Toronto : NC Press, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd rev. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon G Nakayama
ISBN: 0920053343 9780920053348
OCLC Number: 12370595
Notes: "This is a Kagami book."
Description: 217 pages, 7 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Preface / Joy Kogawa --
Introduction / Gordon G. Nakayama --
First Japanese pioneer in Canada / Manzo Nagano --
Discovery of Ikeda Bay / Arichika Ikeda --
Adventurer / Jinzaburo Oikawa --
Pioneer farmer and / Jiro Inouye --
Founder of Nipponia home / Yasutaro Yamaga --
First Japanese Canadian physician / Kozo Shimotakahara --
Poet and farmer / Denbei Kobay Ashi --
Fruit grower / Kichinozo Imayoshi --
Kumagai family --
Union organizer / Hachiro Miyazawa --
Segregation of Japanese Canadian school children / Eiichi & Kina Kuwabara --
Discovery of Maehara delicious apple / Takuji Maehara --
Barber on a bicycle / Rokusuke Maeda --
Founder of I & S produce limited / Kiyosuke Iwabuchi --
Picture bride / Tome Ueda --
Who cleared forests / Genroku Nakamura --
Missionary and pastor / Yoshimitsu Akagawa --
Golfer / Koryo Tanaka --
Couple who loved trees / Mr. & Mrs. Shotaro Shimizu --
First Japanese Canadian invested into the Order of Canada / Genzo Kitagawa C.M. --
Industrialist / Iwakichi Sugiyama --
Founder of Bridge Brand Food Services / Masuyei Fred Tamagi --
Physician / Masajiro Miyazaki C.M. --
Leader among Japanese Canadian fishermen / Rintaro Hayashi --
A multi-talented farmer and engineer / Shiro Koga --
Pioneers from Okinawa / Anno Makishi & Seiku Sakumoto --
Who contributed much for the welfare of the Japanese Canadians / Kiyozo Kazuta --
Educators / Hanako Sato & Tsutae Sato C.M. --
What I remember about Takaichi Umezuki C.M. --
Couple who served the Prince of Wales / Mr. & Mrs Z. Shimbashi --
Shipbuilder / Ichijuro Matsumoto --
Who lived thirty years in a Ghost Town / Mr. & Mrs. Zenichi Kinoshita --
Poet / Takeo Jjo Nakano --
Businesswoman / Takeo A. Arakawa --
Memories of Kikuno Kitagawa --
Ceramic Artist / Thomas Kakinuma --
Who loved their community / Akiki & Mitsuo Imai.
Responsibility: Gordon G. Nakayama ; preface by Joy Kogawa.

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