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[Kichimatsu Kishi]

Description: Photograph of Kichimatsu Kishi, a Japanese businessman who founded a 3500- acre rice colony at Terry, Texas in 1908 on the Southern Pacific Railroad between Orange and Beaumont.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Toki Kishi]

Description: Photograph of Tobi Kishi standing near a building with flowers growing nearby. She wears a dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Toki Kishi

Description: Studio photograph of Toki Kishi. She is wearing a white dress with a white cardigan. With both hands, she is holding a dark book on her lap. Her hair is short, dark, and straight.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Taro Kishi]

Description: Photograph of Taro Kishi, a retired rice farmer of Vidor, Texas. He came with his father, Kiohimatsu Kishi in 1908 to the Kishi Colony in Orange County to farm rice.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Fuji Kishi, wife of Kichimatsu Kishi]

Description: Photograph of Fuji Kishi, wife of Kichimatsu Kishi. She came with her husband to Texas in 1908. He was the owner of a 3500-acre rice colony in Terry, Texas between Beaumont and Orange. She wears a string of pearls around her neck and a lace collar on her dress.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Two Tractors on the Kishi Farm]

Description: Photograph of two tractors on the Kishi Farm in Terry, Texas. One has the words, "Minneapolis, Universal Farm Motor" written on its front.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Two Tractors on the Kishi Farm]

Description: Photograph of two tractors on the Kishi Farm in Terry, Texas. One has the words, "Minneapolis, Universal Farm Motor" written on its front.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Tractor working at Kishi Rice Farm]

Description: Photograph of a man running a tractor on the Kishi Rice Farm in Terry, Texas. This 3,500-acre farm was founded by Kichimatsu Kishi, located on the Southern Pacific Railroad between Beaumont and Orange. The town of Terry, Texas no longer exists.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Tractor working at Kishi Rice Farm]

Description: Photograph of a man running a tractor on the Kishi Rice Farm in Terry, Texas. This 3,500-acre farm was founded by Kichimatsu Kishi, located on the Southern Pacific Railroad between Beaumont and Orange. The town of Terry, Texas no longer exists.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

Aileen Stratton Merkle

Description: Photograph of Aileen Stratton Merkle standing in front of a wire fence with bushes behind it. She is wearing a light-colored dress, shoes, and stockings and a necklace. She is holding papers. Behind her are trees and wooden structures.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Japanese Group Portrait]

Description: Photograph of a group of Japanese, Kichimatsu Kishi is in the middle row, second from left, wearing glasses. Most of the people are dressed in western clothing but one woman wears a traditional kimono.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum

[Buddhist shrine]

Description: Photograph of an ornate Buddhist shrine. There is a candle on the right and a plant on the left. Back of photograph: "Buddhist shrine once owned by Kichimatsu Kishi, grandfather of Henry Hirasaki. In 1928 Kishi helped found and donated land for Terry Methodist Chapel and translated the bible in Sunday school lessons for his older Japanese colonists."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Heritage House Museum