Interview with Teru Okita and Umeyo Shimaoka #2 6/23/88
Interview with Teru Okita and Umeyo Shimaoka conducted by Chris Conybeare and Barbara Kawakami in Japanese and English recorded on June 23, 1988 for the Maids project. Topics include Mrs. Okita's job cooking and her husband's job as a mason; learning to read can labels; interesting things at work; how she and Mrs. Shimaoka used to meet; Mrs. Shimaoka's live-in job with the plantation doctor; cooking and how she used to dress; her pay; and taking the family name as the eldest child.
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