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Gijiu Kitazawa (left) started the Kitazawa Seed Company back in 1917. He had to restart the company after his family was sent to a prison camp for Japanese Americans during World War II.

Gijiu Kitazawa (left) started the Kitazawa Seed Company back in 1917. He had to restart the company after his family was sent to a prison camp for Japanese Americans during World War II.

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Courtesy of Maya Shiroyama

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Tagged: San JoseNorth AmericaUnited StatesCaliforniaTom KitazawaMaya ShiroyamaGijiu Kitazawa.