• Created Date
  • ca. 1909
  • Description
  • Gordon Hirabayashi’s father, Shungo (front row, second from left) immigrated to the United States from Nagano, Japan, in 1907. He arrived with seven of his classmates, some of whom were members of his extended family. At Kenshi Gijuki Academy, he studied English and converted to Christianity. Gordon’s mother, Mitsuko, was later a student at the Academy. PH Coll 1314.1.
  • Format
  • Photograph
    Image
    Scanned from a photographic print and saved in JPEG format at compression rate 3. 2014