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Blossoms and Thorns: A Community Uprooted

Blossoms and Thorns: A Community UprootedBlossoms and Thorns: A Community Uprooted open March - December 2014

Where: NJAHS Peace Gallery 1684 Post Street San Francisco, California 94115
Contact Info: Call: 415-921-5007 or Email: njahs@njahs.org

Generation Nexus: Peace in the Post -war Era

<center>Generation Nexus: Peace in the Post -war Era</center>

WWII incarceration brought Japanese Americans and Native Americans together in disparate locations throughout the United States; both were victims of US government's concentration and confinement policies. Artwork featured above, Muriel Antoine, Samurai Mask


Where:
Dates: Monday, November 11, 2013 - Sunday, April 27, 2014 (weekends only)
All programs are free and open to the public
Location: Military Intelligence Service Historic Learning Center,640 Mason Street in the Presido along Crissy Field, SF
More Info: http://www.njahs.org/programs/viewdetails.php?id=383
Contact Info: Phone: (415) 921-5007 or Email: njahs@njahs.org

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PEACE GALLERY HOURS
MONDAY - FRIDAY from 12 - 5 PM
1ST SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH FROM 12 - 5 PM

 

THE MILITARY INTELLIGENCE SERVICE HISTORIC LEARNING CENTER
NOW OPEN!!!
HOURS:SATURDAY - SUNDAY
12 - 5 PM

 

FEATURED ITEMS

 Journey of Heroes (graphic novel) - $10.00

 

 

written by Stacey Hayashi, illustrated by Damon Wong

Book signing with Stacey Hayashi Sunday March 16, 2014 at the MIS Historic Learning Center. For more information please click here.

 


Nikkei Generals and Admirals in the United States Military (book) - $32.00

 

published by the Nikkei Writers Guild

 

This book documents the achievements of Nikkei military personnel who have attained the rank of general and/or admiral in the United States military and includes those both active and retired as well as those who served in the National Guard, and the Public Health Service Commission Corps. Currently, there are 42 Nikkei Generals and Admirals (38 of which are included in this publication) and their achievements are documented here as a legacy to future Americans of Japanese ancestry.

 

You Don't Know Jack: The Jack Soo Story (DVD) - $24.95

 

a film by Jeff Adachi

 

You Don't Know Jack: the Jack Soo Story tells the fascinating story of a pioneering American entertainer Jack Soo, who became the first Asian American actor to be cast in as a lead in a regular television series Valentine's Day (1963) and later starred in the popular comedy show Barney Miller (1975- 1978).

 

We have a great selection of Books, DVD's, Locally Made Craft Items and so much more!!!!!!

 

 

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Photos Available! Annual Dinner 2014


Click on the link below to see photos from the Saturday, March 29, 2014 Annual Dinner!

Step 1: Click on the link provided 
HERE

Step 2: You may be asked to enter in a password: njahs2014

Step 3: If you want to place an order, write down image number (ex. njah2014_001). 

Once you have made your selection, you can place your order with Leland Wong Photography. Call or email Leland Wong using contact information provided: Phone:(415) 673-0546 or Email: lwongphoto@yahoo.com



Winners of our 2014 Annual Dinner Raffle!

Here are the winners from our 2014 Annual Dinner Raffle:

  • Grand Prize, $1500 Travel Voucher: Nanayo Silver
  • First Prize, $1000 Cash: Kikuko Nakauchi
  • One night stay at the Hotel Kabuki: Aaron Lum
  • Benihana gift certificate for $100: Harumi Serata
  • La Mar Cevecheria gift certificate for $100: Mikiko Huang
  • Osteria Restaurant gift certificate for $100, courtesy of Gina Ghorbani: Grace Morizawa
  • A dinner for two at Rue LePic Restaurant, courtesy of Michiko Boccara (2): Lisa Tsukamoto and Lori Jacobsen
  • Five hour geneology research by Grant Din, Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation: Dennis Sato
  • One 15 piece box of manju, courtesy of Benkyodo: Joe Takano and Marion Niiyama
  • One bottle of Robert Mondavi Pinot Noir: Dorothy Hyde
  • One bottle of Voila California Chardonnay (3): Dorothy Hyde, Alison Sunahara, and Giichi Sakurai 
  • Two tickets to Marcus Shelby Orchestra Legacy of Duke Ellington: A. Kawano
  • Sgt. Rock, The Lost Battalion signed graphic novel by Billy Tucci, courtesy of Bryan Yagi: Shig Naito
  • Washington Place, A First Lady's Story by Jean Ariyoshi, courtesy of Aloha Warehouse (4): Benh Nakajo, Nanayo Silver, Bryan Byrne, and Claudia Katayanagi
  • One hot/cold Mr. Bento stainless lunch jar: Teru Graves
  • 442 Regimental Combat team "Yoshi" doll, courtesy of Bryan Yagi: Yasunori Deguchi
  • Koto Oyako Don CD by Shirley Kazuyo Muramoto and Brian Mitsuhiro Wong: Shig Naito
  • Bracelet made by Gaye Miyasaki: Harumi Serata
  • Earrings made by Gaye Miyasaki: Harumi Serata

Thank you all for purchasing tickets and thank you for your continued support of NJAHS!

Photos available from the Military Intelligence Service Historic Learning Center opening

<center>Photos available from the Military Intelligence Service Historic Learning Center opening</center>Click on the link below to see photos from the November 11, 2013 Military Intelligence Service Historic Learning Center opening

Step 1: Click on the link provided HERE

Step 2: You may be asked to enter in a password: njahs640

Step 3: If you want to place an order, write down image number (ex. mis640_001).

Once you have made your selection, you can place your order with Leland Wong Photography. Call or email Leland Wong using contact information provided: Phone:(415) 673-0546 or Email: lwongphoto@yahoo.com

 

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