5_Michiko's Wedding Photo


“The Guard Tower”, Siberius Saito, c 1942, Tanforan Assembly Center
courtesy of California Historical Society and map of Tanforan xyz…


Original caption: “Near view of horse-stall, left from the days when what is now Tanforan Assembly Center, was the famous Tanforan Race Track. Most of the stalls have been converted into family living quarters for Japanese.”
photo: Dorothea Lange, 6/16/1942, San Bruno, CA


Diploma to a barrack. Ki was born in Colusa, CA, in 1920. The family moved to Oakland and then to Berkeley where they ran a grocery. The first in his family to attend college, Ki was incarcerated at Tanforan when the U.C. Berkeley class of ’42 held its commencement.