Japanese Immigrant Clothing in Hawaii, 1885-1941

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University of Hawaii Press, Feb 1, 1995 - Health & Fitness - 272 pages
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Examines the clothes that Japanese men and women in Hawaii wore, and how the changes reveal the shift in identity from foreigner to Japanese American over two generations. Draws on interviews, preserved pieces of clothing, literature, and photographs from family collections, many of which are reproduced. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
 

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Contents

Wedding Attire
9
Mens Work Clothing
72
Womens Work Clothing
87
Work Accessories for Men and Women
110
Casual Wear
136
Footwear
153
Funeral Attire
179
Conclusion
200
Preservation and Care of Clothing
215
Glossary
229
Index
247
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