Jiro Kobayashi

Jiro Kobayashi


Title Proper Jiro Kobayashi
Date(s) 1972-04-25
General material designation
This file contains a textual record and 4 sound recordings.
Scope and content
This file contains five items regarding an interview of Jiro Kobayashi. Kobayashi worked as a potato farmer, fisher, and in a sawmill. He was incarcerated at Tashme and then New Denver. Interview conducted by Maya Koizumi (in Japanese). The File includes audio recording of the interview and PDF documentation.
Name of creator
Reynoldston Research and Studies collected this archive of interviews.
Immediate source of acquisition
The digital copies of the records were acquired by the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective between 2014 and 2018.



Jiro Kobayashi
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