Otsuki Family Inside Pacific Hand Laundry

Image

Otsuki Family Inside Pacific Hand Laundry

Title

Otsuki Family Inside Pacific Hand Laundry

Identifier

28978

Source

Kiyomi Yanaginuma Collection, 1995

Description

This image shows Mr. and Mrs. Hisa Otsuki posing with their baby, Hatsua, who is seated in an infant high chair. They are in the back working area of the Pacific Hand Laundry. An additional unidentified employee's side profile can also be seen. Typical laundry equipment from the period is seen in detail, especially ironing boards and irons.
Pacific Hand Laundry, 529-531 Oxnard Boulevard, Oxnard, California.

Creator

Unknown

Date

1920

Format

Black and White Photograph
20.3 x 25.3 cm

Subject

Otsuki family
Japanese American families
Laundries

Coverage

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

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

The copyright to this image has not been determined. These images are intended for personal or research use only. Please contact library staff for rights determinations and additional uses.

Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “Otsuki Family Inside Pacific Hand Laundry,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed September 26, 2021, https://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/3290.