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Internal memo from Southern Railway System reporting on the written order from the attorney general banning Japanese from riding rail cars in Alabama.
Image courtesy of Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum, Doy Leale McCall Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of South Alabama
Kosaku Sawada Family
Erik Overbey Collection, The Doy Leale McCall Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of South Alabama
Kosaku Sawada, American
The Winter Garden in the Mobile Botanical Gardens is dedicated to Mr. Sawada, who was the owner of Overlook Nurseries in Mobile, AL.The nurseries were scheduled to be seized and sold during World War II, but Mr. Sawada's fellow nurserymen argued his case and he was allowed to keep it.