Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Book Cover
Book
Author George, Stephanie, 1957-

Title Sowing dreams, cultivating lives : Nikkei farmers in pre-World War II Orange County / Stephanie George, Carlota F. Haider.

Imprint Fullerton, Calif. : Center for Oral and Public History, California State University, Fullerton, c2009.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room Reference    979.496 GEO    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    979.496 GEO    Available
Description 147 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 21 x 26 cm.
Note "Tom & Chiz Miyawaki Legacy Project; Orange County Agricultural and Nikkei Heritage Museum."
Catalog of a museum exhibit, Feb. 9-Dec. 2, 2007.
Contents Orange County Agricultural and Nikkei Heritage Museum : the pursuit of mission and vision / L. Kurtis Nakagawa -- History of Nikkei farmers in Orange County / Arthur A. Hansen -- Timeline -- Journeying to a new land : immigration -- Forming families : family life -- Farming fields : farming -- Building communities : social and cultural organizations -- Uprooting lives : upheaval -- Echo (2007) : contemporary art work by Mike Saijo -- Sowing dreams, cultivating lives : exhibition.
Subject Japanese Americans -- California -- Orange County -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Japanese American farmers -- California -- Orange County -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Immigrants -- California -- Orange County -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Farm life -- California -- Orange County -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Community life -- California -- Orange County -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Families -- California -- Orange County -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Orange County (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Orange County (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Orange County (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Haider, Carlota F. (Carlota Ferreyra), 1959-
Tom & Chiz Miyawaki Legacy Project.
Orange County Agricultural and Nikkei Heritage Museum.
ISBN 9780930046279 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0930046277 (pbk. : alk. paper)

 
    
Available items only