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  • Collection: Shades of Tulare County Project

Flood in Visalia, California

Main Street, Visalia, California, was inundated for a second time in two months in February 1956. Here workers try to clear and obstruction in Mill Creek.

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Chan family barbecue in Visalia,California

Chan family backyard barbecue.

Otani's Store, Visalia, California

Otani's Store was located on East Center Street in Visalia, California. This photo, taken in the 1930s, shows the interior of the store which sold groceries and general merchandise. Pictured are (left to right) Ura Otani (mother of donor Hideo…

Visalia Union High School football team

The 1922 Visalia Union High School football team posed for the school yearbook photo in Visalia, California. Pictured are (left to right) top row: Lawrence Hausan, George Kassapian, George Bodine, Roy Willhide, Major George L. Righter (coach), Mose…

Yoshikazu Morioka and Cottonwood baseball team

Yoshikazu Morioka, pictured in the front row far left, poses with members of the Tulare, California, "Cottonwood" baseball team. The team's manager, S. G. Sakamoto, is seen at the far left of the top row.

Mary and Alice Morioka

Girls' Day in 1935. Mary (left) and Alice Morioka are in traditional Japanese dress. They are standing beside a display of Japanese dolls and other figures.


Picking oranges at the Morioka farm

Workers pick oranges at the Marioka farm in 1930. Included in the photo are Alice (center left) and (center right) Mary Morioka.

Alice, Mike and Roy Suyeda

Alice Suyeda (left), her brother Mike (center) and cousin Roy spend an everning reading magazines. The photo was taken in 1948.

James Nitta in group photo

James Nitta (top row, third from right) in a group photo taken in Ivanhoe, California, in 1939.


Richard Suyeda

Richard Suyeda,about one year old, plays with toys at Christmas 1950.