Poston (Colorado River)

Concentration Camp

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George Yoshida Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-132-24)
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Life in Poston concentration camp: observing Nisei in a variety of professions
Yukio Kawaratani Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-377-12)
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First impressions of camp

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

George Yoshida Interview Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-132-29)
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Helping to organize a dance band in camp, rehearsing evenings and weekends
George Yoshida Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-132-23)
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Arrival at Poston concentration camp: registering, filling own mattress with straw
Peggy Yamato Mikuni Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-379-12)
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Attending school in camp

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Peggy Yamato Mikuni Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-379-13)
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Leaving camp and going to Denver

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Peggy Yamato Mikuni Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-379-10)
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Coping with living conditions in camp

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Paul Nagano Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-65-8)
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Christian faith and social justice: dealing with so-called "loyalty questionnaire," and military service
Paul Nagano Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-65-10)
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Efforts of Caucasian Christian churches to support Japanese Americans in concentration camps
Paul Nagano Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-65-9)
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Animosity between "yes-yes" and "no-no" respondents in concentration camp
Paul Nagano Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-65-7)
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Different denominations meld together as one ecumenical church in Poston concentration camp
Bill Nishimura Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-119-5)
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Daily activities at Poston concentration camp, Arizona

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Bill Nishimura Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-119-6)
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Responding "no-no" to so-called "loyalty questionnaire"

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Miyoko Kaneta Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-449-6)
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Living conditions in camp: six in one room, bad food, dust
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