Sumo Championship award ceremony

F.H. Kurokoc. 1920s

California Museum

California Museum
Sacramento, United States

Watching sumo wrestling was a popular pastime among Japantown Issei men, especially during tournaments. This photo shows a sumo championship award ceremony.


  • Title: Sumo Championship award ceremony
  • Creator: F.H. Kuroko
  • Date Created: c. 1920s
  • Location Created: Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Subject Keywords: Sumo, Sacramento, Japanese American
  • Type: Photograph
  • Original Source: Janet Ichiho Kyotani

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