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TITLE
Japanese immigrants at Honolulu Depot
 
DESCRIPTION
Japanese immigrants at Honolulu Depot, February 15, 1885.

Caption: "Family with shamisen at the Immigration Depot, 8 February 1885."
 
CONTEXT
"Poor harvests and high taxes drove Japanese peasants to seek better lives abroad."
A Pictorial History of the Japanese in Hawai'i
 
CREDIT
Dr. E. Arning
Courtesy of Bishop Museum


 
DATE
February 15, 1885