Blocking 48 Gang

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Blocking 48 Gang
Creator(s): Shimizu, Yon
Date: 1942
Type(s): Photograph
Physical Description: b&w
Source: DVD of Yon Shimizu's scrapbook
Notes: Thinning or "blocking" the sugar beets; left to right: S. Miyashita, Y. Madokoro, S. Kawahara, J. Henmi; Yon Shimizu, the photographer, is a Japanese-Canadian who was exiled from the west coast of Canada to Ontario during the second World War. In 1942, he worked as a farm labourer with the Ontario Farm Service Force near Glencoe; no .tiff file is available
Subject(s): Miyashita, S.
Madokoro, Yosh
Kawahara, S.
Henmi, Jack
Japanese Canadian Exiles
Ontario Farm Service Force. Camp Glencoe
Sugar Beet Farming
Farm Labourers
World War II
Place(s): Glencoe (Ontario)
Rights: Public Domain
Repository: University of Windsor. Leddy Library
Tiff Image: Click to download original TIFF image