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Dates:
1929-1933
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.tokikame
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1910-1940s
Level:
series
Size:
0.1 Linear feet (Box 2-3)
Collection ID:
AAA.tokikame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Pencil sketches are unsigned but likely by Tokita. They depict landscapes, people, boats, Japanese architecture and traditional costume. Watercolor drawings are of street scenes and buildings. Also found is a sketch of a sign banning Japanese or those of Japanese-descent.

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Dates:
circa 1910-circa 1940
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.tokikame
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1900-1930
Level:
series
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 2)
Collection ID:
AAA.tokikame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A family photograph album includes snapshots and portraits of the Tokita family and friends, in traditional Japanese and Western dress. Snapshots show the family on vacations, car trips, and practicing kyudo (Japanese archery). Also found are photographs of the Cadillac Hotel. Likely written by one of Tokita's children, notes identifying some of th...

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Creators:
Petersen, Roland, 1926-
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
2002 Sept. 17
Size:
12 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.peters02
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Roland C. Petersen conducted 2002 Sept. 17, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, in Petersen's home, in Pacifica, Calif.

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Dates:
circa 1910s-1930s
Level:
series
Size:
(Boxes 2-3; 8 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.faulbarr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Four sketchbooks by Faulkner contain pencil and ink drawings of landscapes, city scenes, architecture, figures, faces, animals, trees, and water. Also included are drawn copies of artwork by others including murals, sculptures, mosaics, Asian art, Egyptian art, Greek art, and objects such as furniture and clothing. The first sketchbook contains not...

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Dates:
1984, 1987-1989
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 3; 5 folders)
Collection ID:
AAA.shimroge
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings include Shimomura's artist's statement, scripts to "The Funky Odori", "Trans-Siberian Excerpts" (1987), "Seven Kabuki Plays Project" (1987), and "California Sushi" (1989). A single folder of notes includes an illustrated list and a list of participators in the 1984 Asian-American History Theatre Summer Workshop.

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Dates:
1942-1994
Level:
series
Size:
1 Folder (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.okubmine
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials include Dr. Roy Leeper's medical licenses from the states of Virginia and California.

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Dates:
1942-1994
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.okubmine
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1957-2001
Level:
series
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.okubmine
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The bulk of this series consists of letters from Miné Okubo to Gaylord Hall and Roy Leeper. Many of the letters begin by mentioning her mood or health and she often inquires about the health and activities of Hall and Leeper and their mutual friends, although they do not tend to be overly personal. Okubo references her artistic process, specific ...