Japanese Owned Grocery Store, Oakland
5 in HIGH x 4 in WIDE
(12.70 cm HIGH x 10.16 cm WIDE)
Gift of Paul S. Taylor

March 30, 1942 8th - Franklin St Oakland Japanese - owned Grocery Store. It has been closed. Owner voluntarily evacuated at the last moment before the "Freezing order" to Fresno where he has relatives. He is U C graduate, born in California. I asked him "who put up that sign?" He said "a sign painter but I paid for it, the day after Pearl Harbor" See also companion negative, made Aug '42 5 months later -

Lange Problem #159. No Contact or Catalog Sheet.

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