Portrait of Reverend Baba Kusaburo and His Wife

Image

Portrait of Reverend Baba Kusaburo and His Wife

Title

Portrait of Reverend Baba Kusaburo and His Wife

Identifier

25023

Source

From Challenges from the Past: A History of Fifty Years of the Oxnard Nisei Methodist Church. "The Golden Year," 1953-11-27
1992

Description

Portrait of Reverend Baba Kusaburo and his wife. Kusaburo stands on the left side of the image, holding a cane in one hand, a book in the other. He is wearing a dark coat and has a long, white beard and mustache. Kusaburo's wife sits on the right side of the image. She is wearing a brimmed hat and has her hands clasped in her lap. Both figures gaze towards the viewer.

Museum records indicate that Reverend Kusaburo was the minister of the Japanese Methodist Church in Oxnard from 1903-1926.

Creator

Unknown

Date

No date

Format

Black and white negative
Portrait, Group
Portrait, Full

Subject

Baba, Kusaburo, Reverend
Japanese Methodist Church (Oxnard, Calif.)
Japanese Americans
Couples--California--Portraits

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Oxnard (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

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Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “Portrait of Reverend Baba Kusaburo and His Wife,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed April 12, 2024, http://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/7381.