President's Message May 2019 - History of Japanese Immigration
President’s Message History of Japanese Immigration Wakamatsu Colony in Gold Hill, California I’d like to share with you my knowledge of how the first Japanese immigrated to the United States. It all began during the Boshin War in Japan (1866-1869). Matsudaira Katamori was a daimyo (feudal lord) who fought with Tokugawa Shogunate against the Imperial Army but Matsudaira disagreed with Tokugawa