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Event 

Title:
Tempe History Society Lunch Talks
When:
04.12.2023 11.30AM - 12.30PM
Where:
Tempe History Museum - Tempe
Category:
Science/Museums

Description

Tempe History Society Lunch Talks

Desert Blooms: Stories of the Japanese American Flower Gardens By Kathy Nakagawa

After World War II, seven Japanese American families turned Baseline Road into a tourist attraction with their fields of flowers and vegetables. Kathy Nakagawa will share her own family's history and stories about the flower farms and some of the history of Japanese Americans in Arizona.