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Interview with Torano Shigehisa Sanekane

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Title:Interview with Torano Shigehisa Sanekane
Contributors:Kodama-Nishimoto, Michi (interviewer)
Sanekane, Torano Shigehisa (interviewee)
Plantation Life
Date Issued:1987
Series:Koloa: An Oral History of a Kauai Community
Source:15-22-1-87 TR
Description:In a brief interview, a Japanese immigrant remembers her faming life in Japan, immigration to Hawaii as a picture bride, sugar plantation field work, laundry work for Filipino bachelors and soldiers, and family life in Koloa.
sugar plantation laborer, laundress; Japanese; female
Interview conducted in Japanese (translation).
Pages/Duration:40 min
15 pages
Coverage (Spatial):Koloa, Kauai
Appears in Collections: Koloa: An Oral History of a Kaua‘i Community

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