Obon Festival Committee and Dancers

Image

Obon Festival Committee and Dancers

Title

Obon Festival Committee and Dancers

Identifier

27425
28246 NP

Source

Moriwaki Family Collection, 1994 [27425]
Kato Family Collection, 1995 [28246 NP]

Description

This image is a group portrait of the 1934 Obon Festival Committee and festival dancers posing inside the First Buddhist Church.
Back row (l-r): M. Takeda, Mrs. Suzuki, Mrs. M. Moriwaki, Fujie Hashimoto, George Yamashita, M. Kanda, J. Kanamori, M. M. Murata, S. Sugano.
Middle row (l-r): T. Moriwaki (MC), Tadao Kanda, Shigeo Otsuki, Setsuko Sakamoto, Miyoko Takeda, Mrs. I. Takeda, Mrs. H. Otaski, Yoshie Nishimoto, Mrs. S. Kanda, Mitsue Kanda, Toshiko, Fujimoto, Mary Kanamori, Hiroshi Takeda, Fujiko Fujimoto, Mitsue Kanamori, Kimi Hashimoto, Aiko Nakai, Ayako Tagami, Hatsuye Yoshida, S Watarida, Y. Yamashita.
Front row (l-r): Reverend Taiken Masunaga, Kazuko Masunaga, Masami Moriwaki, Toriko Kanamori, Hideko Inouye, Suzie Nakai, Hisae Kanda, Yoshiko Inouye, Masaye Yoshida, Masako Moriwaki, Takeko Suzuki.

Creator

Unknown

Date

1934-08-18

Format

Black and White Photograph
Portrait, Group
20.3 x 25.4 cm

Subject

Japanese Americans
Buddhist Church of Oxnard
Bon Festival (Buddhist festival)
Buddhists

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, “Obon Festival Committee and Dancers,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed June 18, 2021, https://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/3579.