1968 · Salt Lake City
by [Utah]: [Japanese Americana]
Salt Lake City, 1968. 100pp. Quarto. Original pictorial wrappers printed in blue, black, and gold, stapled. Minor wear, bottom corner bumped. Minor toning to text. Very good. A rare directory printed for the Japanese- American residents of Utah and Idaho in the late 1960s. The book includes both residential and business listings, and is organized by region, providing listings for six distinct areas of Utah and four regions of Idaho. There are also short sections for Oregon and Colorado, and the book ends with five pages of listings for a mixture of U.S. cities and Japan. The Utah section comprises almost seventy pages of the book. The residential listings are interspersed with business advertisements for companies such as Nippon Express USA, Toyota, the Sakura Restaurant, the Salt Lake Buddhist Church, Nisei Watch Shop, Coors, Ogden Buddhist Church, the Deseret Mortuary, Japan Air Lines, and numerous others. OCLC reports just two copies of some edition of the directory - both in archival collections at the University of Utah. OCLC 639679771, 816581678.
(Inventory #: WRCAM55720)