Local Japanese American activist Yoshinori Toso Himel, holds an image of his mother working at a photo lab in Chicago during World War II that was to be auctioned by a New Jersey auction house, Rago Arts and Auctions. His wife, Barbara Takei, holds her mom’s cigarette holder made from string and her mom’s military ID.
Local Japanese American activist Yoshinori Toso Himel, holds an image of his mother working at a photo lab in Chicago during World War II that was to be auctioned by a New Jersey auction house, Rago Arts and Auctions. His wife, Barbara Takei, holds her mom’s cigarette holder made from string and her mom’s military ID. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com
Local Japanese American activist Yoshinori Toso Himel, holds an image of his mother working at a photo lab in Chicago during World War II that was to be auctioned by a New Jersey auction house, Rago Arts and Auctions. His wife, Barbara Takei, holds her mom’s cigarette holder made from string and her mom’s military ID. Paul Kitagaki Jr. pkitagaki@sacbee.com

Auction house decides not to sell Japanese internment artifacts

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