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SR0001 with Pat Herreshoff City Center - in his dokusan and study room. Photo by Katherine Thanas.

SR0002 with Yvonne Rand City Center - in his dokusan and study room, photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0003 in his dokusan room City Center, alone in his dokusan and study room, photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0004 in his dokusan room  Photo by Katherine Thanas.

SR0005 Silas Hoadley, Craig Boyan, Reb Anderson Left to right. Photo by Katherine Thanas. In Suzuki's dokusan and study room. Photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0006 With glasses In his dokusan and study room playing with Yvonne Rand's mother's? glasses. Yvonne Rand partial on right. Photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0007 in his dokusan room City Center - Inspecting Yvonne Rand's Mother's? glasses. Photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0008 looking at book City Center - with Yvonne Rand's mother's? glasses. Yvonne partial on right. Photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0009 with Yvonne Rand City Center - in his dokusan and study room. Photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0010 smiling City Center - with Yvonne Rand's mother's? glasses. Photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0011 Yvonne Rand City Center - Suzuki out of photo on left - in his dokusan and study room. Photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0012 Laughing City Center - in his dokusan and study room. Photo by Katherine Thanas?

SR0013 Shunryu Suzuki with his wife Mitsu After champagne, at Ed's and my wedding, 21 June 1970, at Tassajara, Meg Gawler.

SR0014 Lay Ordination City Center Shunryu Suzuki presides over jukai at the City Center. Against the wall: Dan Welch, Peter Schneider, Paul Disco, ?, Della Goertz. Front row: Rick Morton, Carl Bielefeldt, Katherine Thanas, Toni Johansen, Tony Johansen, Pat Herreshoff. 2nd row: ?, Angie Runyan, ?, ?, Bob Halpern. 3rd: Bob Shuman, Mary Quagliata, Lew Richmond Duplicate of SR0076

SR0015 with Lama Anagarika Govinda Tassajara - Govinda said it was the coldest place he'd ever been, a joke from the man who'd lived years in Tibet. - dc

SR0016 with Anagarika Govinda Tassajara

SR0017 with Anagarika Govinda Tassajara

SR0018 with Anagarika Govinda Tassajara

SR0019 Group photo for Lama Anagarika Govinda's visit to Tassajara Front row L to R: Kobun Chino, Shunryu Suzuki, Li Gotami (wife of), Anagarika Govinda, Iru Price?,?, Jerry Fuller arms crossed,Bob Shuman to R of Jerry, Angie Runyan, Tim Aston to L of Jerry then ?, Rick Morton, Ken Sawyer?, Bonnie Miller?, Mary Quagliata?, Ed Brown, Louise Welch, Jack Elias, Sally Block, Craig Boyan, Bill Shurtleff, Dan Welch, Niels Holm, Katharine Thanas,David Chadwick behind Suzuki, ?, Jeff Sherman, Michael Gelfond?, Jeff Broadbent, Tim Buckley on right with camera. - dc

SR0020 Group photo for Lama Anagarika Govinda's visit to Tassajara Tassajara - Alan Winter on far left. See SR0019 for other names. - dc

SR0021 with Bishop Togen Sumi and Kobun Chino Tassajara - making a food offering during some ceremony

SR0022 Komazawa Graduation Photo Shunryu Suzuki's college graduation photo - need to confirm. - dc

SR0023 Shunryu Suzuki with treat on Tassajara dining room deck Rick Levine on R and Bob Harris maybe by PS; in series with SR0071 which is duplicated with SR0138 dated by Rick by Donn DeAngelo (DA) also see SR0249-251.

SR0024 Looking out the window in courtyard at City Center. Photo by Pat McFarlan Cover of Crooked Cucumber

SR0025 Shunryu Suzuki at City Center; dancer in courtyard; proof strip; by Pat McFarlin 

SR0027 Shunryu Suzuki with long kyosaku in old Tassajara zendo by Donn DeAngelo. Suzuki asked him to take this photo during zazen Rohatsu Sesshin; took one pix only. See: http://www.cuke.com/Cucumber%20Project/brief%20memories/donn%20deangelo.html

SR0028 Wedding Photo Peter and Buncy Di Gesu, Dainin Katagiri with Shunryu Suzuki seated at Soko-ji

SR0029 Shunryu Suzuki with Lama Govinda and Li Gotami at Tassajar Front L to R: Kobun Chino, Shunryu Suzuki, Li Gotami, Anagarika Govinda. Back L to R: Jeff Broadbent, Michael Gelfond, Paul Discoe, Jeff Sherman, David Chadwick, Ed Brown, Katharine Thanas - There is no hi res version of this photo in this archive but could probably get it from the SFZC. retouched close-up of SR is SR0283

SR0030 Shunryu Suzuki at Eihei-ji leaving for takuhatsu. He is in monk's pilgrimage robes. 

SR0031 Shunryu Suzuki + father Butsumon + Hino + sister Tori Hino + caretaker + mother Yone at Zoun-in temple 

SR0032 Shunryu Suzuki + Haruko Shima + Chie (Muramatsu) Suzuki + mother Yone + Aiko Uchiyama at Zoun-in temple 

SR0033 Gyokujun So-on Suzuki, age 53 

SR0034 Kishizawa Ian, age 85; + group 

SR0035 Shunryu Suzuki + prep-school students at Rinso-in during WWII (the High Grass Mountain Group). 

SR0036 Shunryu Suzuki + wife Chie + congregation carrying brass bells from Rinso-in to be melted for ship propellers in Pacific War.  See also SR0316 for an earlier photo.

SR0037 Shunryu Suzuki + young women's study group 

SR0038 Rear of Rinso-in; by Bill Schwob See more of Bill's photos of Rinsoin, Zounin, and Shoganji where Shunryu Suzuki was born: http://cukenew.blogspot.co.id/2015/04/bill-schwobs-photos-of-rinsoin-zounin.html

SR0039 Chie (Muramatsu) Suzuki: Married Suzuki-roshi in February 1935. Died in 1952. 

SR0040 Chie's mother Kinu Muramatsu 

SR0041 Shunryu Suzuki + temple members/workers at Rinso-in 

SR0042 Shunryu Suzuki + family at Haneda Airport - he's leaving for San Francisco. Left to right Daughter Yasuko Oishi; her husband Iwao Oishi; Shunryu's sons Otohiro and Hoitsu; Shunryu; his new wife Mitsu ; Mitsu's daughter Harumi Matsuno.

SR0043 Shunryu Suzuki waving at Haneda Airport leaving for San Francisco 

SR0044 At Rinsoin L to R: Shunryu Suzuki, Hoitsu Suzuki, ?, Grahame and Pauline Petchey, Phillip Wilson, Claude Dalenberg - by Fumiyo Yanagita

SR0045 Shunryu Suzuki Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony L to R: ?, Hakuyu Taizan Maezumi; Suzuki, Wako Kazemitsu Kato, Bishop Yamada Reirin

SR0046 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker next to cabin at Tassajara; with kyosaku, laughing; by Tim Buckley. See also SR0301-0305. 1972 WB gave 1967 as the date.

SR0047 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker sitting zazen at Tassajara 

SR0048 Page St. City Center  photo used for Crooked Cucumber

SR0049 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with L to R: Suzuki, Richard Baker, Dan Welch, Peter Schneider and Chino-sensei is behind Dan

SR0050 *Shunryu Suzuki lecturing in old Tasszendo by Minoru Aoki. L to R: Peter Schneider, David Chadwick, Bob Watkins. Jane Westberg's face just above end of partition. Far right E.L. Hazelwood, Bob Shuman, Jim ? with beard. - dc

SR0051 Nona Ransom in Tientsin, China 

SR0052 Shunryu Suzuki at upper elementary school graduation, Mori, age 14. This is the earliest photo of Shunryu Suzuki. Suzuki in 2nd row from front. 6th standing figure from the left.

SR0053 Shunryu Suzuki + group at Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony; 

SR0054 Tatsugami Sotan Ryosen + Grahame Petchey + Phillip Wilson at Eihei-ji 

SR0055 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara; by Minoru Aoki. After the first practice period.L to R top row: Jim Morton, ?,?, Niels Holm, ?,?, EL Hazelwood, Liz Wolf, Tim Buckley, Kobun Chino, ?, Mike Daft, ?,?, Noah (dog), Doug Anderson, Buncy Shaden?. Middle row: ?, Loring Palmer, Jack Elias, Ed Brown, Louise (Pryor) Welch, Dan Welch, Shunryu Suzuki, Clark Mason, Bob Watkins, Sandy Watkins, Stan White, Dot Luce,?. Front: Bob Halpern, ?, Paul Discoe, ?, ?, Ruthie Discoe, David Chadwick, Peter Schneider, Jane Westberg (Schneider), Tony Johansen

SR0056 Shunryu Suzuki + Phillip Wilson + Bob Halpern on left having tea while creating stone garden at Tassajara; by MA.

SR0057 Shunryu Suzuki + Phillip Wilson at Tassajara; by MA 

SR0058 Shunryu Suzuki + Phillip Wilson at Tassajara; by RB 

SR0059 *Shunryu Suzuki closeup: appears to be bundled against the cold. Very similar to SR0335 (PK). 

SR0060 Shunryu Suzuki with crooked stick cane at Tassajara Wind Caves The Wind Caves are about a mile off the road to Tassajara - on the trail that starts a couple of miles from Tassajara and goes toward Church Creek Ranch. That trail starts at the Pines on the west side of the road where the Horse Pasture trail starts and goes East. - dc

SR0061 Shunryu Suzuki near Tassajara Maybe on walk to the Wind Caves through the Pines a couple of miles up the road from Tassajara or maybe the opposite side of the road on the Horse Pasture trail.

SR0062 Shunryu Suzuki on picnic near Tassajara with white scarf on head. Maybe on the way to the Horse Pasture. Dated fall 1969 in Tass 25th Anniversary book, p. 11.

SR0063 *Shunryu Suzuki B&W standing portrait at Tassajara; horizontal format; by Rowena Pattee (Kryder)--see SRC0001. 

SR0064 *Shunryu Suzuki B&W standing portrait at Tassajara; vertical format; by Rowena Pattee (Kryder)-see SRC0001 

SR0065 Shunryu Suzuki+ Lama Govinda at Tassajara; 'by Li Gotami on back; by Tim Buckley 

SR0066 Shunryu Suzuki+ Lama Govinda at Tassajara; 'by Li Gotami on back; by Tim Buckley 

SR0067 With sewing teacher Yoshida Eshuun R to L: Shunryu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri, Yoshida Eshuun, ?, David Schneider?. Yoshida was our first rakusu and okesa sewing teacher. We called her Yoshida Roshi. David Schneider isn't sure that's him but it sure looks like him to me dc. He didn't sew a rakusu till 76, but he was around some in 71.

SR0068 Shunryu Suzuki + others at ceremony in Buddha Hall, City Center L to R: Dainin Katagiri, Shunryu Suzuki, Silas Hoadley?, Reb Anderson, Craig Boyan

SR0069 Shunryu Suzuki mountain seat ceremony. SFZC, Page Street SR on left in white, Sotan Tatsugami in fancy robes, Claude Dalenberg standing, Katagiri seated to his right

SR0070 Shunryu Suzuki at Los Altos Hills zendo At home of Marian Derby. Shortly before the garage was turned into Haiku Zendo. Tony Johansen on right.

SR0071 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with students on dinning room deck Behind SR on the R - Rick Levine, L - Bob Harris by Donn DeAngelo (DA) See SR0023 - also SR0249-251. SR0138 a duplicate. - dated by Rick

SR0072 Shunryu Suzuki with binoculars in hat Woman Pat Herreshoff?

SR0073 *Shunryu Suzuki: second takuhatsu after stepping-down ceremony at Rinso-in. 1983 WB (No. 1), p. 4, states that the photo was taken at the garden of Rinso-in 'before coming to the USA' [sic] Wonder what "2nd takuhatsu" means. - dc

SR0074 Ceremony at Soko-ji by RB - in auditorium downstairs. Dainin Katagiri and Phillip Wilson on right.

SR0075 Ceremony at Soko-ji by RB - in auditorium downstairs.

SR0076 Jukai lay ordination ceremony at City Center In the zendo.--Shunryu Suzuki presides. At wall Shunryu Suzuki presides over jukai at the City Center. Against the wall: Dan Welch, Peter Schneider, Paul Disco, ?, Della Goertz. Front row: Rick Morton, Carl Bielefeldt, Katherine Thanas, Toni Johansen, Tony Johansen, Pat Herreshoff. 2nd row: ?, Angie Runyan, ?, ?, Bob Halpern. 3rd: Bob Shuman, Mary Quagliata, Lew Richmond Duplicate of SR0014

SR0077 Marian Derby's house and Haiku Zendo home in Los Altos Hills, CA

SR0078 Buddha's Birthday procession George Hagiwara holding float, Tony Johansen with son, Dainin Katagiri to his left, Phillip Wilson behind, then Shunryu Suzuki in ceremonial robes.

SR0079 Shunryu Suzuki + group at Tassajara L to R: ?, Dainin Katagiri, Mike Daft, Ed Brown, Togen Sumi, Bill Kwong, Shunryu Suzuki, Phillip Wilson behind SR?, Richard Baker, Taizan Maezumi, Kobun Chino, ?

SR0080 Jukai lay ordination ceremony at City Center in zendo L to R: Shunryu, Dan Welch, Katagiri Pat Herreshoff in gassho, Paul Discoe.

SR0081 Shunryu Suzuki + Okusan + Richard Baker+ Virginia Baker at airport. (Presumed to be the date Richard and Virginia left for Japan)

SR0082 **Shunryu Suzuki, ZMBM close-up portrait by Robert Boni 

SR0083 Serving food in old Tassajara zendo Kobun Chino on altar, Barry Eisenberg closest

SR0084 Lay Ordination City Center L to R: ?, Kobun Chino, Peter di Gesu, Jane Westberg (Schneider), Shunryu Suzuki

SR0085 Shunryu Suzuki + man around Tassajara Seems too dry for Tassajara creek but it's possible like that in some places if a very dry year and in the fall before rains. Could be Cabarga other creek. - dc

SR0086 Tassajara zendo kinhin? L to R: ?, Togen Sumi, Shunryu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri

SR0087 Shunryu Suzuki, Sumi Togen, Kobun Chino Preparing for opening ceremony, old zendo, Tassajara.

SR0088 Meg Gawler offering incense Shunryu Suzuki with fan + Dainin Katagiri at City Center Buddha Hall. Maybe that date was on the photo. - dc

SR0089 During tea ceremony for Shunryu Suzuki one year after death City Center Buddha Hall

SR0090 Day of Mel Weitsman's shuso ceremony at Tassajara. Front couple of rows: Maya Dreimane, ?, Peter Schneider, Ruthie Discoe, Claude Dalenberg, Reb Anderson, Silas Hoadley, Mel Weitsman, Peter diGesu, Sotan Tatsugami, Alan Marlowe, Dainin Katagiri, Jean Ross, Louise Pryor Welch, Jim McGuire, Bill Kwong, Marian Derby, Mary Quagliata, Helen? ?, Angie Runyan. Mid Rows L to R: Araki ?, Jan Westberg (Schneider), Doris Griffin, Dianne Goldschlag, Ed Brown, Sandy Hollister, Deborah Madison, Amy Richmond, Meg Gawler?, Bonnie Miller, Lew Richmond, Bob Halpern, ?, Ken Straus, Paul Shippee, Lew Musto, ?, Frank Wood, David Chadwick, ?, Mark Lewis, Lucille Harris, Katharine Thanas, Kathy Cook Hoadley,?, Joanna Bull, Back rows: Reuvane be Yumin, Frances Thompson, Bob Shuman, E.L. Hazelwood, Jim ?, Niels Holm, Margret Kress, Jerry Fuller, Bill Shurtleff, Craig Boyan, Paul Discoe, ?,?, Donnie Crockin, Jack Elias (another version in Tassajara 25th book, p. 14)

SR0091 Shunryu Suzuki posing in front of Soko-ji steps 

SR0092 Shunryu Suzuki + Dainin Katagiri + Reb Anderson in City Center Buddha Hall. Possibly jukai rehersal. Bill Lane in back, Tommy Dorsey with shaved head.

SR0093 Shunryu Suzuki + Dainin Katagiri + Reb Anderson - City Center Buddha Hall. L to R: Dainin Katagiri, Shunryu Suzuki, Reb Anderson, Pat Herreshoff, Dan Welch. Tommy Issan Dorsey with shaved head.

SR0094 Shunryu Suzuki + Phillip Wilson at Tassajara moving rock: working on the garden near Suzuki-roshi's cabin.

SR0095 Shunryu Suzuki taking a break with Bob Halpern L, and Phillip Wilson

SR0096 Shunryu Suzuki + Kobun Chino + visitor Helene Knox  at Tassajara; maybe before/after group photo SR0055; by MA. - don't know about that note. - dc

SR0097 Shunryu Suzuki + Dan Welch + Louise Pryor wedding day at Tassajara in ornate robe 

SR0098 Shunryu Suzuki with whisk: Jean Ross shuso + Ryogen Yoshimura @ Cabin 3, Tassajara; by AM 

SR0103 Shunryu Suzuki with whisk: Jean Ross shuso + Ryogen Yoshimura @ Cabin 3, Tassajara; by AM 

SR0107 Shunryu Suzuki with whisk: Jean Ross shuso + Ryogen Yoshimura + Dan Welch + Peter Schneider @ Cabin 3, Tassajara; by AM 

SR0108 Shunryu Suzuki with whisk: Jean Ross shuso + Ryogen Yoshimura + Dan Welch + Peter Schneider @ Cabin 3, Tassajara; by AM 

SR0111 Shunryu Suzuki with whisk: Jean Ross shuso + Ryogen Yoshimura + Dan Welch + Peter Schneider @ Cabin 3, Tassajara; by AM 

SR0114 Shunryu Suzuki sitting zazen in old zendo, Tassajara; by AM 

SR0115 Shunryu Suzuki sitting zazen in old zendo, Tassajara; by AM 

SR0116 Shunryu Suzuki sitting zazen in old zendo, Tassajara; by AM 

SR0117 Shunryu Suzuki with students at Tassajara by AM.

SR0118 *Shunryu Suzuki with students at Tassajara;  Emily Bragdon and Tony Johansen - by AM.

SR0119 *Shunryu Suzuki with students at Tassajara;  Louise Pryor Welch in back. - by AM

SR0120 *Shunryu Suzuki with students at, Tassajara;  by AM. - I don't know who the guy is behind SR. - dc

SR0121 *Shunryu Suzuki closeup in gassho at Tassajara  (in #98-120 series); by AM

SR0122 *Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara  (in #98-120 series); by AM

SR0123 *Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara  (in #98-120 series); by AM

SR0124 Shunryu Suzuki in City Center zendo  Lay Ordination

SR0125 Shunryu Suzuki in City Center zendo Lay Ordination - Katagiri to right

SR0127 Shunryu Suzuki in City Center zendo Lay Ordination

SR0128 *Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with fan in hands 

SR0129 *Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with fan in hands smiling 

SR0130 Shunryu Suzuki in rain poncho Someone wrote: probably by Silas Hoadley (when Suzuki was looking at property up north.

SR0131 *Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara smiling with fan 

SR0132 *Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker; Suzuki standing on tree stump with kyosaku smiling; full-length 

SR0133 Tassajara teachers and officers L to R: Paul Discoe, Jane Westberg (Schneider), Shunryu Suzuki, Peter Schneider, Sotan Tatsugami, Dan Welch, Ryogen Yoshimura, Francis Thompson, Niels Holm, Margret Kress.

SR0134 Shunryu Suzuki at Haneda Airport leaving for San Francisco son Hoitsu to his left

SR0135 Shunryu Suzuki + Haitsu + friends at Haneda Airport leaving for San Francisco 

SR0136 Shunryu Suzuki waving at Haneda Airport leaving for San Francisco Mitsu on left side proofs

SR0137 Mitsu and others at Haneda Airport  when Shunryu Suzuki was leaving for San Francisco

SR0139 Shunryu Suzuki with Richard Baker up on the ridge above Tassajara. If that date's right it's when they first saw it. - dc

SR0140 Shunryu Suzuki with ? If that date's right it's when SR and Richard Baker went to look at it for Suzuki's first time. - dc

SR0141 Shunryu Suzuki with visiting Soto priest in front of City Center. He was called Godo Roshi.

SR0142 *Shunryu Suzuki in front of Soko-ji;  by Jeff Sherman

SR0143 Lay Ordination City Center Shunryu Suzuki with Dainin Katagiri in City Center zendo continues SR0127

SR0144 Richard Baker's Mountain Seat Ceremony  Baker standing facting Shunryu Suzuki followed by his son Hoitsu, Peter Schneider, Dainin Katagiri. Jane Westerg (Schneider) seated with bell. At bottom Yvonne Rand, Claude Dalenberg.

SR0145 Shunryu Suzuki at his Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony Yamada Reirin to the right. Taizan Maezumi behind Suzuki.

SR0146 Shunryu Suzuki'st Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony 

SR0147 Shunryu Suzuki's Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony Taizan Maezumi in middle, maybe Kazemitsu Kato on right.

SR0151 Shunryu Suzuki's Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony L to R: Shunryu Suzuki, Taizan Maezumi, Reirin Yamada, ?

SR0154 Shunryu Suzuki's Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony 

SR0155 Shunryu Suzuki's Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony 

SR0157 Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony instruments 

SR0158 Shunryu Suzuki's Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony Some part of the ceremony it seems by S. Onodera

SR0159 Shunryu Suzuki's Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony 

SR0160 Shunryu Suzuki's Soko-ji Mountain Seat Ceremony L to R: Taizan Maezumi, Shunryu Suzuki, Kazemitsu Kato?

SR0161 Buddha's Birthday procession George Hagiwara to side of float, Phillip Wilson behind with pole

SR0162 Sokoji event Bill Kwong, Grahame Petchey, Phillip Wilson in back

SR0163 Sokoji members on front steps Shunryu Suzuki front right, Reirin Yamada to his left, George Hagiwara left front, Mitsu Suzuki behind him to the left.

SR0164 in front of Sokoji Bill Kwong and Phillip Wilson behind a Sokoji member

SR0165 Soko-ji group photo: by Joan B. Mayer. Della Goertz far L, unknown visiting priest with Dainin Katagiri to L, Shunryu Suzuki to R, Grahame Petchey, Connie Lueck? far R. 2nd row R to L - Trudy and Mike Dixon, Richard Baker, Phillip Wilson, Silas Hoadley. Jean Ross in back.

SR0166 Buddha's Birthday procession SF Japantown. Mitsu Suzuki in front of float. Shunryu Suzuki in ceremonial robes

SR0167 Shunryu Suzuki and Sokoji club Japanese caption; by S. Onodera which indicates it's a Sokoji club - need to inquire further

SR0168 An inter-denominational outdoor Buddhist ceremony  At Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park Shunryu Suzuki bowing Japanese caption; by Edward C. Lee

SR0169 An inter-denominational outdoor Buddhist ceremony At Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park Shunryu Suzuki with ?

SR0171 At inter-denominational outdoor Buddhist ceremony in Golden Gate Park; Grahame Petchey. At Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park Shunryu Suzuki with other Bay Area Buddhist leaders. Hsuan Hua to SR's R, Iru Price next to end on R? Grahame Petchey behind SR and Neville Warwick (Dr. Ajari) to the L of GP. By Henry Woon? (in series with SR0170)

SR0172 An inter-denominational outdoor Buddhist ceremony At Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park Shunryu Suzuki bowing with other Buddhist priests and lay. by Edward C. Lee

SR0173 At inter-denominational outdoor Buddhist ceremony At Japanese Tea Garden in Golden Gate Park. Grahame Petchey - by Henry Woon Grahame in the US in 1965? - That's the date for these photos but maybe 1964 is more possible.

SR0174 Shunryu Suzuki + others outside Soko-ji Shunryu, Mitsu, Otohiro Others L to R: Bill Kwong, Phillip Wilson, Paul Alexander, ?, ?, Betty Warren, Jean Ross, Betty Warren, Jean Ross, Connie Lueck and members of Japanese-American congregation. Wonder if those two unknowns are Bill McNeill and Bob Hense which would place this photo in 1961 - dc

SR0175 Shunryu Suzuki + Bishop Togen Sumi + Dainin Katagiri at Soko-ji R to L

SR0176 Shunryu Suzuki takuhatsu after stepping-down ceremony at Rinsoin. George Hagiwara far right and maybe another member of Sokoji congregation. - dc

SR0177 Shunryu Suzuki after takuhatsu in Japan after stepping-down ceremony at Rinso-in

SR0178 *Shunryu Suzuki takuhatsu second takuhatsu after stepping-down ceremony at Rinso-in in Japan (2nd? - dc)

SR0179 Shunryu Suzuki takuhatsu at Rinsoin in Japan after stepping down ceremony

SR0180 Hoitsu Suzuki in ceremonial robes His mountain seat ceremony at Rinsoin?

SR0181 Hoitsu Suzuki in ceremonial robes His mountain seat ceremony at Rinsoin in Japan?

SR0182 *Shunryu and Hoitsu Suzuki:  at Stepping-down/Mountain Seat ceremony at Rinso-in in Japan

SR0183 Shunryu Suzuki: Stepping-down/Mountain Seat for Hoitsu  ceremony at Rinso-in in Japan

SR0184 Shunryu Suzuki in takuhatsu gear  after Stepping-down/Mountain Seat ceremony at Rinso-in in Japan

SR0185 Shunryu Suzuki: in takuhatsu gear  after Stepping-down/Mountain Seat ceremony at Rinsoin in Japan

SR0186 Shunryu Suzuki: in takuhatsu gear  After Stepping-down/Mountain Seat ceremony at Rinsoin in Japan.

SR0187 Shunryu Suzuki: in takuhatsu gear  after Stepping-down/Mountain Seat ceremony at Rinso-in

SR0188 At outdoor ceremony in Japantown at Peace Pagoda L to R: Phillip Wilson, Shunryu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri, Ryogen Yoshimura See SRC0061

SR0190 Shunryu Suzuki at Soko-ji 

SR0191 *Shunryu Suzuki in City Center courtyard with ton nyoi; by Mark Abrams 

SR0192 Oil portrait of Shunryu Suzuki by Willard Dixon. Black and white photo at City Center.

SR0193 Shunryu Suzuki  + member of congregation at Soko-ji or a guest.

SR0194 Shunryu Suzuki sitting don't know where

SR0195 Shunryu Suzuki at Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony by S. Onodera

SR0196 Shunryu Suzuki at Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony 

SR0197 Shunryu Suzuki at Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony Yamada Reirin on R, Taizan Maezumi in between

SR0198 Shunryu Suzuki at Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony + Yamada Reirin 

SR0199 Shunryu Suzuki after Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony Yamada Reirin to his right, top L to R: Kazemitsu Kato?, Taizan Maezumi, George Hagiwara by S. Onodera

SR0200 Shunryu Suzuki after Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony Yamada Reirin to his right, Kazemitsu Kato? and Taizan Maezumi behind and George Hagiwara behind him. - by S. Onodera

SR0201 Shunryu Suzuki at Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony with Taizan Maezumi - by S. Onodera

SR0202 Shunryu Suzuki after Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony with Reirin Yamada, Mitsu and Otohiro by S. Onodera

SR0203 Shunryu Suzuki at Soko-ji Mountain Seat ceremony 

SR0204 congregation at Soko-ji Mitsu on R in kimono Maybe 30 year anniversary of Sokoji - must check - dc by S. Onodera

SR0205 Shunryu Suzuki at inter-denominational Buddhist ceremony outdoor ceremony in Golden Gate Park, in front of Buddha statue in Japanese Tea Garden by Henry Woon; continues SR0168 series.

SR0206 Shunryu Suzuki at inter-denominational outdoor ceremony in Golden Gate Park, with Japanese priest in Japanese Tea Garden. Is that Kazemitsu Kato? by Edward C. Lee

SR0207 Shunryu Suzuki at inter-denominational Buddhist outdoor ceremony in Golden Gate Park, in Japanese Tea Garden; by Henry Woon

SR0208 in Sokoji kitchen Shunryu, Mitsu, Otohiro Suzuki, and Phil Wilson with painters at Soko-ji. See SR0225 with 1962 marked on back.

SR0209 Shunryu Suzuki with Kyosaku Sokoji L to R: Jean Ross, Betty Warren, Connie Lueck, Della Goertz, Bill Kwong, Grahame Petchey?, Paul Alexander, + Bob Hense in zazen at Soko-ji. Posed for photo because this is the men's side for actual zazen period.

SR0212 Suzuki puts kyosaku on Della Goertz' shoulder.  L to R: Jean Ross, Betty Warren, Connie Lueck, Della Goertz, ?, Phillip Wilson, ?, ?. Posed for photo because this is the men's side for actual zazen period.

SR0214 Shunryu Suzuki in zendo at Soko-ji print No. 1 from SR0213 proof sheet by Robert S. Boni - Wonder about date - earlier? - dc

SR0215 Shunryu Suzuki in zendo at Soko-ji Dainin Katagiri sitting on altar platform to right. print No. 5 from SR0213 proof sheet by Robert S. Boni - Wonder about date - earlier? - dc

SR0216 Shunryu Suzuki in zendo at Soko-ji Closest - Phillip Wilson on L, Bill Kwong on R. print No. 8 from SR0213 proof sheet by Robert S. Boni - Wonder about date - earlier? - dc

SR0217 Shunryu Suzuki & Dainin Katagiri in zendo at Soko-ji;  print No. 12 from SR0213 proof sheet by Robert S. Boni - Wonder about date - earlier? - dc

SR0218 Shunryu Suzuki + Niels Holm at Tassajara by Robert Boni

SR0219 Shunryu Suzuki with students at Tassajara;   Jane Westberg (Schneider) of L. - by AM = Continues SR0117-0120.

SR0220 Shunryu Suzuki sitting zazen in old zendo, Tassajara;  by AM [Continues SR0114-0116.]

SR0222 Shunryu Suzuki + Lama Govinda at Tassajara by Tim Buckley [by Li Gotami' on back]

SR0223 Shunryu Suzuki by Tassajara cabin L to R: Phillip Wilson, Shunryu, Mitsu Suzuki, ?, David Chadwick, Richard Baker

SR0224 Shunryu Suzuki by Tassajara cabin L to R: Taizan Maezumi, Mitsu & Shunryu Suzuki, Phillip Wilson, Richard Baker

SR0225 Shunryu Suzuki & painters at Soko-ji Phil Wilson on right (see 0208). 1962 marked on back.

SR0226 Shunryu Suzuki ordaining Mel Weitsman at the Berkeley Zen Center

SR0227 Shunryu Suzuki in zazen  in old Tassajara zendo

SR0228 Shunryu Suzuki in zazen  in old Tassajara zendo (close-up)

SR0229 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with L to R: Mike Daft, Togen Sumi, Ed Brown, SR, Bill Kwong, ?, Hakuyu Taizan Maezumi, ?, in front of drum and bell - back has date and caption in Japanese.

SR0230 Shunryu Suzuki + Bob Watkins moving stones at Tassajara - by James Hatch See SR0232 for SR closeup.

SR0231 Shunryu Suzuki + Bob Watkins moving stones at Tassajara - by James Hatch

SR0232 Shunryu Suzuki + Bob Watkins SR gesturing 'little bit' as Bob moves stones at Tassajara; close-up of SR0230

SR0233 Shunryu Suzuki moving stones at Tassajara with Mike Daft and Bob Watkins on the right.

SR0234 Shunryu Suzuki + students in procession at Tassajara  in shuso ceremony

SR0235 Richard Baker in City Center founder's hall Baker, the new abbot, painting the eyes of wood Shunryu Suzuki statue. Ed Brown and Reb Anderson on R.

SR0236 Ordination of Dan Welch and Peter Schneider at City Center Shunryu Suzuki presiding. L to R in back: Jane Westberg (Schneider), ?, Louise Pryor Welch, and then Dan's sisters - Laurel Welch, Nan Rowan, and Jeannie Campbell. Middle: Katharine Thanas, Bill Kwong In front to the right from behind: Charles and Mary Welch, Dan's parents

SR0237 Ordination at City Center Shunryu Suzuki presiding. Dan Welch and Peter Schneider on R Dan's parents 2nd and 3rd from right

SR0238 Ordination at City Center Shunryu Suzuki presiding. Dan Welch and Peter Schneider on R. Katharine Thanas holding trey, Dainin Katagiri assisting Suzuki.

SR0239 Ordination at City Center Shunryu Suzuki presiding, seated. Dainin Katagiri standing in gassho. Dan Welch on R and Peter Schneider offering incense, Dan's parents to the left.

SR0240 Ordination at City Center Shunryu Suzuki presiding. Dan Welch and Peter Schneider on R. Dainin Katagiri in gassho, Dan's parents beyond Suzuki, Mike Dixon upper left corner.

SR0241 Ordination of Dan Welch and Peter Schneider at City Center Shunryu Suzuki presiding, handing Peter okesa, Dainin Katagiri assisting, Mary Williams to his right, Dan's mother upper right.

SR0242 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony at SF City Center L to R: Daigyo Moriyama?, Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri, Bill Kwong, Jane Westberg (Schneider), Fran Keller, Dan Welch, Rick Levine Also see color SRC0063-68.

SR0243 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony at SF City Center L to R: ?, Richard Baker, Pat Herreshoff, Shunryu Suzuki, ?, Ed Brown, Dainin Katagiri, Jane Westberg (Schneider) with bell, Bill Kwong seated. Also see color SRC0063-68.

SR0244 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony at SF City Center Richard Baker standing, Daigyo Moriyama? in corner, Shunryu Suzuki seated. From behind: Silas Hoadley, Yvonne Rand, Claude Dalenberg. Also see color SRC0063-68.

SR0245 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony at SF City Center Richard Baker standing, Daigyo Moriyama?, Mitsu Suzuki in back, Shunryu Suzuki seated. From behind: Silas Hoadley, Yvonne Rand, Claude Dalenberg. Also see color SRC0063-68.

SR0246 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony at SF City Center Richard Baker standing, Daigyo Moriyama?, Mitsu Suzuki in back, Shunryu Suzuki seated. From behind: Silas Hoadley, Yvonne Rand, Claude Dalenberg. Also see color SRC0063-68.

SR0247 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony at SF City Center L to R: Daigyo Moriyama?, Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri with stick, Jane Westberg (Schneider), Bill Kwong, Fran Keller, Dan Welch, Rick Levine. Also see color SRC0063-68. Richard Baker standing, Daigyo Moriyama? in corner, Shunryu Suzuki seated. From behind: Silas Hoadley, Yvonne Rand, Claude Dalenberg. Also see color SRC0063-68.

SR0248 Shunryu Suzuki in two photos Shunryu Suzuki with first rice 'crop' at Tassajara. Photo by Clarke Mason Top photo is SR0120.

SR0249 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with students on dining room deck Bob Harris behind SR, Rick Levine to his R. Paul Discoe to SR's right and maybe Niels Holm to the far right. - by Donn DeAngelo See SR0023 and duplicates SR0071, SR0138. dated by Rick

SR0250 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with students on dining room deck Bob Harris behind SR. - by Donn DeAngelo See SR0023 and duplicates SR0071, SR0138.

SR0251 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with students on dining room deck Bob Harris behind SR. - by Donn DeAngelo See SR0023 and duplicates SR0071, SR0138.

SR0252 Shunryu Suzuki + Kobun Chino Smiling - at Tassajara in front of Stone Rooms.

SR0253 Shunryu Suzuki + Kobun Chino Kobun petting Noah.

SR0254 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker on ridge above Tassajara

SR0255 Shunryu Suzuki and man on ridge above Tassajara

SR0257 Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki and Yoshida Eshuun + others Yoshida Roshi was our rakusu sewing teacher. Dianne Goldschlag with SR. Above: ?, Craig Boyan, Meg Gawler. negs not available

SR0258 Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki and Yoshida Eshuun + others  Yoshida Roshi was our rakusu sewing teacher. Others include Dianne Goldschlag with SR. Above L to R: ?, Paul Discoe, Louise Welch, Ed Brown, Craig Boyan, Meg Gawler, Marian Derby.

SR0259 Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki and Yoshida Eshuun + others  Yoshida Roshi was our rakusu sewing teacher. Others include Dianne Goldschlag with SR. Above L to R: ?, Paul Discoe, Louise Welch, Ed Brown, Craig Boyan, Meg Gawler, Marian Derby.

SR0260 Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki and Yoshida Eshuun + others Yoshida Roshi was our rakusu sewing teacher. Dianne Goldschlag at L. Above L to R: Paul Discoe, ?, Louise Welch, Ed Brown, Craig Boyan, Meg Gawler, Marian Derby.

SR0261 Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki and Yoshida Eshuun + others Yoshida Roshi was our rakusu sewing teacher. Dianne Goldschlag with SR. Above L to R: ?, Paul Discoe, Louise Welch, Ed Brown, Craig Boyan, Meg Gawler, Marian Derby.

SR0262 Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki and Yoshida Eshuun + others Yoshida, Mitsu missed on left. Dianne Goldschlag, Meg Gawler with SR. Above L to R: ?, Paul Discoe, Ed Brown, Alan Marlowed, Craig Boyan, Marian Derby. Looks like Louise Welch is taking this one and Alan Marlowe took the others.

SR0265 Shunryu & Mitsu Suzuki and Yoshida Eshuun + others Yoshida and Mitsu off to left. Dianne Goldschlag in kitchen apron with SR. Above L to R: ?, Paul Discoe, Louise Welch, Ed Brown, Craig Boyan, Meg Gawler, Marian Derby.

SR0268 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker  SR with kyosaku laughing - next to his cabin at Tassajara; in series with SR046; by TB

SR0269 Shunryu Suzuki with Mel Weitsman and L to R: Mel, Claude Dalenberg, SR, Kobun Chino, Dainin Katagiri. Old note says at priesthood ordination of Mel @ Berkeley zendo

SR0270 At meeting in Tassajara dining room L to R: Rick Morton, ?, Bob Shuman, ?, Shunryu Suzuki, Phillip Wilson, Chris Flynn, John Steiner, ? - by RB

SR0271 Shunryu Suzuki in garden at Tassajara  with trowel and stone - by RB (in 1968 Wind Bell)

SR0272 Shunryu Suzuki walking at Tassajara,  by the old zendo in the morning with white scarf on head.

SR0273 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara,standing by old zendo in the morning with white scarf on head.

SR0274 Ordination of Dan Welch and Peter Schneider  at City Center. Shaving last hair on Peter's head. - in series with SR0236-40.

SR0275 Shunryu Suzuki waving at Haneda Airport leaving for San Francisco 4 different images, 6 frames

SR0276 Shunryu Suzuki close-up from photo next to cabin at Tassajara; in series with SR046 - used for back cover of Crooked Cucumber hard back. by Tim Buckley See also SR0301.

SR0277 Shunryu Suzuki standing next to sumi painting  of flower and dragonfly. photo by Rowena Pattee.

SR0278 Shunryu Suzuki sitting at Los Altos Haiku Zendo   Very close to SR0329.

SR0279 Shunryu Suzuki sitting zazen in old zendo, Tassajara Richard Baker to L, Kobun Chino to R. Fran Keller? in front. old note says by RB (if that's Richard Baker these RB's are suspect. - dc)

SR0280 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker laughing SR with kyosaku - next to his cabin at Tassajara; laughing; in series with SR046 - by Tim Buckley

SR0281 Shunryu Suzuki + Dainin Katagiri  at lay ordination in City Center zendo

SR0282 in front of Sir Francis Drake Hotel. L to R: ?, Shunryu Suzuki, Jean Ross, Mitsu Suzuki, ?

SR0283 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara - close-up from SR0029 with Lama Govinda. L to R behind: Michael Gelfond, Paul Discoe, Jeff Sherman

SR0284 Zazen at altar in old zendo at Tassajara L to R: Richard Baker, Shunryu Suzuki, Kobun Chino

SR0285 Shunryu Suzuki close-up next to cabin at Tassajara in series with SR0046 and SR0276 - by Tim Buckley

SR0286 Shunryu Suzuki with wood tub at Rinso-in. ask Hoitsu about date etc

SR0287 Shunryu Suzuki with visiting priest Old note says: with Godo-roshi outside City Center; label says 'Sommer [sic] 1971'

SR0288 Shunryu Suzuki, smiling, with visiting priest  Old note: Godo-roshi outside City Center; label says 'Sommer [sic] 1971'

SR0289 Shunryu Suzuki with visiting priest Old note: with Godo-roshi; label says 'Sommer [sic] 1971'

SR0290 Shunryu Suzuki at lay ordination in City Center Buddha Hall Lew Richmond sitting across

SR0292 Shunryu Suzuki + Dainin Katagiri at lay ordination  in City Center Buddha Hall

SR0293 Lay ordination in City Center Buddha Hall.  L to R: Dainin Katagiri, Shunryu Suzuki (speaking), Reb Anderson, Pat Herreshoff, Dan Welch. Issan Tommy Dorsey with shaved head, Frances Thompson on L, Tim Ford on R.

SR0294 Lay ordination in City Center zendo.  Shunryu Suzuki and Dainin Katagiri on R in zendo 1972 WB (p. 22) gives August 1971 as the date.

SR0295 Shunryu Suzuki in SF City Center Buddha Hall Old note: 'Okesa-presenting ceremony,' City Center Buddha Hall. See lecture of June 6, 1971.

SR0296 Okesa-presenting ceremony   - City Center Buddha Hall. L to R: Yoshida Eshuun, Pat Herreshoff, Shunryu Suzuki, Reb Anderson. Looks like Margret Kress behind Reb, Claude Dalenberg far R, then Jack Elias, who's the Japanese priest? See lecture of June 6, 1971. Yoshida was the okesa sewing teacher.

SR0297 Shunryu Suzuki + Dainin Katagiri  at lay ordination in City Center zendo.

SR0298 Shunryu Suzuki at lay ordination in City Center zendo. 

SR0299 Shunryu Suzuki at lay ordination in City Center zendo. 

SR0300 Shunryu Suzuki at lay ordination in City Center zendo. 

SR0301 Shunryu Suzuki close-up next to cabin at Tassajara; in series with SR046; this was pix for back cover of the hard cover Crooked Cucumber; by Tim Buckley. See also SR0276 for another (older) print

SR0302 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker  next to cabin at Tassajara. Suzuki with kyosaku, both smiling - by Tim Buckley. See also SR0046.

SR0303 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker laughing next to cabin at Tassajara. Suzuki with kyosaku - by Tim Buckley.

SR0304 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker  next to cabin at Tassajara; Suzuki with kyosaku, laughing - by Tim Buckley

SR0305 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker  next to cabin at Tassajara. Suzuki with kyosaku - by Tim Buckley.

SR0306 Shunryu Suzuki as a student, probably at the Soto prep school, Tokyo. Suzuki is between first and seconds rows from the front.

SR0307 Shunryu Suzuki as a student, maybe at the Soto prep school, Tokyo. Upper photo: Shunryu Suzuki is in the front row, sitting, third from the right.

SR0308 Kishizawa Ian (?). Looks like it. Shunryu Suzuki kneeling to his left. Date was c.1926 but if that's Kishizawa it would be later.

SR0309 Shunryu Suzuki + 5 monks. Old note: Possibly Ten'e (zuise, koe): ceremony held at Zoun-in temple. 1/14/1930?

SR0310 Shunryu Suzuki plus crew of workers constructing temple building at Zoun-in (?). 

SR0311 Shunryu Suzuki at waterfall in Japan possibly during takuhatsu. (See SR0030.)

SR0312 Shunryu Suzuki and Kendo Okamoto at Zounin

SR0313 Shunryu Suzuki + two other monks possibly at Eihei-ji

SR0314 Shunryu Suzuki + friend in tennis garb 

SR0315 Shunryu Suzuki in boat 

SR0316 Shunryu Suzuki + congregation  getting ready to carry brass bells from Rinso-in to be melted for ship propellers. See also SR0036.

SR0317 Shunryu Suzuki playing go. 

SR0318 Shunryu Suzuki + congregation On Rinsoin grounds in front of the chukonhi, a monument for the spirits of fallen soldiers - see Crooked Cucumber, chapter 6, Wartime: http://www.cuke.com/Crooked%20Cucumber/notes-on-cc/06-wartime.htm

SR0319 Butsumon Sogaku Suzuki, Shunryu Suzuki's father  (1858?-1933)

SR0320 Yone (nee Shima) Suzuki, Shunryu Suzuki's mother  (?-1938)

SR0321 Shunryu Suzuki in school photo:  third seated person from the left

SR0322 Shunryu Suzuki with schoolgirls 

SR0323 Shunryu Suzuki with George Hagiwara to his left in front of stone lantern at Rinsoin or maybe Zounin in Japan or it could be the US but the two guys in front look like workers in Japan. George Hagiwara was the most prominent member of the Sokoji congregation and the SFZC's best friend in it. - dc

SR0324 Shunryu Suzuki plus crew of workers renovating Rinsoin

SR0325 Shunryu Suzuki at memorial post at Rinsoin

SR0326 Shunryu Suzuki with Japanese (arch?)bishop at Soko-ji; possibly Archbishop Takashima Rosen service for peace 10-17-63. 

SR0327 Shunryu Suzuki + Phil Wilson in parade in Japantown possibly Oban Festival

SR0328 Shunryu and Mitsu Suzuki at Los Altos Haiku Zendo

SR0329 Shunryu Suzuki sitting zazen at Los Altos Haiku Zendo Old note: Very close to SR0278, but eyes seem different.

SR0330 Shunryu Suzuki sitting zazen at Los Altos Haiku Zendo 

SR0331 Shunryu Suzuki + Richard Baker zazen at Los Altos Haiku Zendo 

SR0332 Shunryu Suzuki in relaxed position, hands clasped behind his head. 

SR0333 Shunryu Suzuki Cabin @ ZMC, interior 

SR0334 Shunryu Suzuki standing by flower arrangement Old note: incorrectly labeled as dup of SR0036, at Sokoji

SR0335 with Peter DiGesu and Buncy Shaden at their wedding. Dainin Katagiri on Shunryu Suzuki's right.

SR0336 Reception at Mel Weitsman's ordination L to R: Mel, Dainin Katagiri, Reuven be Yumin, Shunryu Suzuki, Bill Kwong, ?,?,?, Kobun Chino, Mark Lewis?, ?,?

SR0337 Shunryu Suzuki, Mrs. Haven & Professor Houston Smith at 'Mrs. Llaherty's farm near Brattleboro'

SR0338 Shunryu Suzuki with Mrs.Haven at 'Mrs. Llaherty's farm near Brattleboro'

SR0339 Shunryu Suzuki & ?  'Near Jamaica, VT.'

SR0340 Shunryu Suzuki, Mr. Miller & Professor Houston Smith 

SR0341 with Huston Smith and others Note reads: 'Near Jamaica, VT. Professor Varley, Houston Smith, Mrs. Haven, Mr. Miller, Gregory, Ian, Mrs. Schalk and myself.'

SR0342 Shunryu Suzuki and Dainin Katagiri  sitting Zazen at Sokoji, side view

SR0343 Shunryu Suzuki and Dainin Katagiri  sitting Zazen [at Sokoji?], front view

SR0344 Shunryu Suzuki at old Sokoji during zazen carrying kyosaku

SR0345 in the Buddha Hall at the City Center L to R: ?, Daigyo Moriyama, Shunryu Suzuki, Claude Dalenberg, Dan Welch Old note for other photo (SR0346) says at City Center Mountain Seat Ceremony so that would be installing Shunryu Suzuki as abbot.

SR0346 City Center ceremony L to R in front not including bald student from behind which may be Bill Kwong: Shunryu Suzuki, Sotan Tatsugami, Daigyo Moriyama, Claude Dalenberg, Dainin Katagiri. Chuck Hoy to the L of Claude, then Louise Pryor Welch, Bob Halpern to the R of Tatsugami. Old note says at City Center Mountain Seat Ceremony so that would be installing Shunryu Suzuki as abbot.

SR0347 Tim Ford with Shunryu Suzuki at City Center Buddha Hall, maybe lay ordination ceremony 1970

SRC0001 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara by Rowena Pattee (Kryder) seeSR0063 and 64

SRC0002 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara 

SRC0003 Shunryu Suzuki in Vermont At Mrs. J.H. Bragdon's funeral (Emma's [Emily] mother) in Vermont, by Tim Buckley

SRC0004 Shunryu Suzuki at work 

SRC0005 Visiting Diamond Sangha sesshin at San Juan Batista, CA  L to R - Dan Welch, Mitsu Suzuki, Louise (Pryor) Welch, Edo Tai Shimano, Soen Nakagawa, Angie Runyan, Yvonne Rand, Shunryu Suzuki having just left Tassajara for the last time.

SRC0006 Shunryu Suzuki and ? at or near Marian Derby's Los Altos Hills home and zendo. Jerry Halpern writes "Her face reminds me of Sonja Margulies but I am not at all sure that it is Sonja." Comparing with later pictures of Sonja, it could be. - dc

SRC0007 Shunryu Suzuki and Marian Derby At or near her Los Altos Hills home which became the Haiku Zendo. Identified by Jerry Halpern who also noted, "Marian did have a Samoyod type dog like the one pictured."

SRC0008 Shunryu Suzuki and ? At or near Marian Derby's Los Altos Hills home which became the Haiku Zendo.

SRC0009 Shunryu Suzuki At Marian Derby's Los Altos Hills home which became the Haiku Zendo.

SRC0010 Shunryu Suzuki At Marian Derby's Los Altos Hills home which became the Haiku Zendo.

SRC0011 Shunryu Suzuki and ? At Marian Derby's Los Altos Hills home which became the Haiku Zendo.

SRC0012 Shunryu Suzuki At Marian Derby's Los Altos Hills home which became the Haiku Zendo.

SRC0013 Picnic L to R: ?, Mel Weitsman?, Shunryu Suzuki, Silas Hoadley - where?

SRC0014 Shunryu Suzuki and ? Where? Tassajara? Sokoji member?

SRC0015 Shunryu Suzuki with guests At Tassajara? Sokoji members?

SRC0016 Shunryu Suzuki at Tassajara with guests Members of Sokoji?

SRC0017  Why is this photo here?

SRC0018 Shunryu Suzuki and Sally Baker Maybe on way to Tassajara with KQED film crew and Bakers.

SRC0019 Shunryu Suzuki in car Maybe on way to Tassajara with KQED film crew and Bakers. This looks like the photo that was used for the cover of the Japanese translation of Zen Is Right Here.

SRC0020 Shunryu Suzuki in car Maybe on way to Tassajara with KQED film crew and the Bakers

SRC0021 Shunryu Suzuki in car Maybe on way to Tassajara with KQED film crew and the Bakers

SRC0022 SR with Ruthie and Phil Shunryu Suzuki with Ruthie Discoe and Phillip Wilson at Monterey wharf?

SRC0023 SR with Ruthie and Phil Shunryu Suzuki with Ruthie Discoe and Phillip Wilson at Monterey wharf?

SRC0023a SR and Ruthie Shunryu Suzuki with Ruthie Discoe and unknown at Monterey wharf?

SRC0025 SR with Fred Tuttle At Chew's Ridge fire lookout on way to Tassajara.

SRC0026 SR with Fred Tuttle and others At Chew's Ridge fire lookout on way to Tassajara.

SRC0027 SR by Stone Rooms On way to baths? Who's the woman?

SRC0028 KQED film crew and SR Shunryu Suzuki on way to his cabin.

SRC0029 SR with Tada Sensei? Why covering heads?

SRC0030 SR with Kobun Chino and Tada? 

SRC0031 SR in City Center Courtyard SFZC Page St.

SRC0032 SR in City Center Courtyard SFZC Page St.

SRC0033 SR and Mitsu being met from or sent off to Japan Shunryu and Mitsu Suzuki at the San Francisco Airport on their way to Japan, April 10, 1963. Others (L to R) Virginia and Richard Baker (holding Sally), Betty Warren, Connie Lueck, Mike and Trudy Dixon, Della Goertz, Giles Guay, Pauline Petchey (holding David)

SRC0034 Sokoji zazen Shunryu Suzuki sitting on altar on right. Priest on L is Ryogen Yoshimura. That's Reb Anderson 2nd from R and he looks so young and new I dated this 68 when he arrived. Beverly Horowitz on the L (thanks Barbara Wenger) and maybe Julie Bongers to her right.

SRC0035 SR and Mitsu in Shunryu Suzuki's Sokoji office.

SRC0036 SR with flower arrangement At Sokoji

SRC0037 SR in front of Sokoji in ceremonial robes

SRC0038 SR, Mitsu, and  Sokoji member with them?

SRC0039 SR with guest at Tassajara 

SRC0040 SR by lower barn at Tassajara with ?

SRC0041 SR in his Sokoji office 

SRC0042 SR in his Sokoji office 

SRC0043 Shunryu Suzuki performs wedding at Sokoji 

SRC0044 Shunryu with Mitsu at Sokoji 

SRC0045 Shunryu with Mitsu at Sokoji 

SRC0046 Shunryu with cake at Sokoji 

SRC0047 Shunryu with Mitsu at Sokoji 

SRC0048 Shunryu with Mitsu and ? at Sokoji event

SRC0049 Sokoji event Shunryu Suzuki toasting with Sokoji members. Looks like Kobun Chino back to the right a little and Bill and Laura Kwong to the right of him.

SRC0050 Shunryu at Sokoji event 

SRC0051 Shunryu at Sokoji event Katagiri on the left.

SRC0052 Shunryu at Sokoji event This celebration is taking place in what we called the zendo. Folding tables and chairs have been brought in.That's Bill Kwong in front and Mitsu Suzuki to the right.

SRC0053 Shunryu, Mitsu to his right, Sokoji members in his office

SRC0054 Lay Ordination Shunryu Suzuki, Jack Elias - Page St. City Center zendo - priest on left Yoshimura?

SRC0055 Lay Ordination R to L: Shunryu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri, Pat Herreshoff, Reb Anderson? - SF City Center zendo

SRC0056 Lay Ordination Shunryu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri in back left. SF City Center zendo

SRC0057 Lay Ordination Shunryu Suzuki conducting, Jane Westberg (Schneider), Carl Bielefeldt next. SF City Center zendo

SRC0058 Lay Ordination Pat Herreshoff

SRC0059 On way to ceremony at the SF Peace Pagoda R to L: Shunryu Suzuki, Sokoji member, Bill Kwong, Ryogen Yoshimura on way to ceremony - SF, but where, when?

SRC0060 SF Japantown Peace Pagoda ceremony L to R: Phillip Wilson, Shunryu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri, Ryogen Yoshimura

SRC0061 SF Japantown Peace Pagoda ceremony L to R: Phillip Wilson, Shunryu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri, Ryogen Yoshimura

SRC0062 SR with group Who? Where? When?

SRC0063 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony Shunryu Suzuki last public event. L to R: ?, Bill Kwong, Shunryu Suzuki, Dan Welch, Hoitsu Suzuki, David Chadwick

SRC0064 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony Shunryu Suzuki last public event. L to R: ?, Ed Brown, Shunryu Suzuki, Hoitsu Suzuki

SRC0065 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony Shunryu Suzuki last public event. L to R: ?, Hoitsu Suzuki, ? in back, Shunryu Suzuki, Mitsu Suzuki, Dainin Katagiri

SRC0066 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony Shunryu Suzuki last public event. L to R: ?, Dainin Katagiri, ?, ?, Shunryu Suzuki, ?

SRC0067 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony Shunryu Suzuki last public event. L to R: Ed Brown, Reb Anderson, Shunryu Suzuki, Hoitsu Suzuki - Lew Richmond in bottom right corner.

SRC0068 Richard Baker Mountain Seat Ceremony Shunryu Suzuki last public event. Procession leaves, Hoitsu helping his father out.

SRC0069 Celebration at Sokoji Same event as SRC0049-53 in shrine room which was ZC zendo.

SRC0070a Celebration at Sokoji Shunryu and Mitsu pose before? event. Same event as SR0049-52

SRC0070b Celebration at Sokoji Shunryu and Mitsu with cake at same event as SR0049-52 - anniversary? birthday?

SRC0070c Celebration at Sokoji Shunryu and Mitsu with cake at same event as SR0049-52 - anniversary? birthday?

SRC0070d Celebration at Sokoji Shunryu and Mitsu with cake at same event as SR0049-52 - anniversary? birthday?

SRC0071 Sokoji Soto Zen Mission 1881 Bush St., SF - birthplace of the SFZC

SRC0072a SFZC Page St. City Center 300 Page St. at Laguna in SF

SRC0072b SFZC Page St. City Center 300 Page St. at Laguna in SF

SRC0073 Shunryu Suzuki at Doll Festival Altar Every year on March 3rd, Japan celebrates the Doll Festival (Japanese, Hina Matsuri). Until recently, Girls' Day was also celebrated on March 3rd. On this day every year, families set up a special step-altar on which to arrange their Emperor and Empress dolls, called "hina" in Japanese. On Sokoji altar.

SRC0074 Shunryu and Mitsu in his office at Sokoji

SRC0075 Suzuki family in US Shunryu Suzuki in his office with wife Mitsu and his son Otohiro guessing with wife Mitsuyo or maybe Mitsu's daughter Harumi on left. Will check.

SRC0076 Shunryu Suzuki in car in his office at Sokoji

SRC0077 Shunryu Suzuki with flowers In his Sokoji office

SRC0078 Sokoji Ceremony with guest priests at altar on auditorium stage on ground floor.

SRC0079 SR with Sokoji members George Hagiwara in center, Shunryu Suzuki in ceremonial robes.

SRC0080 SR with Mike Dixon Shunryu Suzuki with traveling robes at airport with Willard Mike Dixon and boy.

SRC0081 Shunryu and Dainin Katagiri with Zen students at Sokoji main entrance. Bill Kwong in blue 3rd from L, Kathy Cook? then Lynn Warkov w/red hair up to his R, Betty Warren above her, Lynn Goode to R of her, Fran Keller (Blanco) above SR, Pat Herreshof R of her, Richard Baker 2nd down on L, Jordan Goode? top in red, Claude Dalenberg then Silas Hoadley upper R, Tim Burkett 2nd from L bottom, Doug Loskutoff to his R.

SRC0082 Otohiro, Mitsu, Shunryu at Sokoji

SRC0083 Shunryu with Ryogen Yoshimura at City Center courtyard. Surely Yoshimura's son.

SRC0084 Tassajara Kitchen Walls going up Shunryu Suzuki on L squatting, Paul Discoe setting stone, Phillip Wilson at cement machine on right.

SRC0085 SR with Phillip Shunryu Suzuki and Phillip Wilson by Suzuki's Tassajara cabin

SRC0086 SR in City Center Courtyard Shunryu Suzuki by Madonna statue

SRC369 SR with Fred Tuttle At Chew's Ridge fire lookout on way to Tassajara