Item SR976_T41S2 - Oral history interviews with Nadyne Yoneko Dozono (Sound Recording 28)

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Oral history interviews with Nadyne Yoneko Dozono (Sound Recording 28)


  • 1998-02-05 (Creation)


Audiocassette; 00:18:34

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Dozono was born in Portland, Or in 1915. She returned to Japan in 1931 as a teenager to obtain two-year education in Japanese culture. However, she stayed until 1953 after which returned to United States with her family settling in Portland again. During that time, she married, raised three children, lived through WW2 and worked with the Atomic Bomb Causality Commission.

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Tape 14, Side 2. Dozono discusses her early life in Portland, Oregon. She recounts her extended stay in Japan, her arranged Japanese marriage, and rural life and culture in Japan before and during the war. She also describes her family's experience in the United States living in Japanese relocation camps and details her family's life after the war and the challenges of readjusting to American society after living in Japan for 22 years.

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Creative Commons - Attribution, Non-Commercial, ShareAlike (BY-NC-SA)

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  • eng

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Oral History Interviews with Yoneko Nadyne Dozono, by Clark Hansen, 1998 January 23 - February 5, SR 976, Oregon Historical Society Research Library

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November 27, 2017 12:39 PM

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