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Capt. Yashitake Uyeda, at right, and Capt H. Teraoka, Japanese officers of the ship Kasuga visited Portland during the Maine Centennial celebration June 26-July 5, 1920.
During the visit, the Maine Centennial organizers sponsored sporting competitions with the crews from the other visiting naval vessels, the USS Utah, the Portuguese vessel, San Gabriel, the British ship Calcutta and the USS Florida.
A cropped version of Captain Teraoka's photo was on the front cover of the Saturday, July 3, 1920 issue of the Portland Evening Express.
About This Item
- Title: Japanese officers, Portland, 1920
- Creator: Portland Evening Express
- Creation Date: 1920
- Subject Date: 1920
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Glass Negative
- Dimensions: 12.7 cm x 17.8 cm
- Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.2960
- Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
- Object Type: Image
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Standardized Subject Headings
- Calcutta (Ship)
- Florida (Ship)
- Kasuga (Ship)
- Maine--Centennial celebrations, etc.
- San Gabriel (Ship)
- Ship captains--Japan
- Utah (Ship)
- Centennial celebrations
- San Gabriel
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