Tokue Maeda Interview

Tokue Maeda Interview


Title Proper F0 GR3377 FILE T2397 ITEM 1
Date(s) 1974
General material designation
This item contains a textual record.
Scope and content
This item is interview documentation for an oral history interview with Tokue Maeda. Mrs. Maeda describes her life at Steveston and her work in the canneries; she lived in Japan during WWII. This interview was conducted by Maya Koizumi in English for BC Archives.
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Immediate source of acquisition
The digital copies of the records were acquired by the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective between 2014 and 2018.
This record was digitized in full.



Tokue Maeda Interview
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