Poston (Colorado River)

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-356-15)
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Sneaking out of camp and bringing back wood to build things

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-356-18)
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Attending school in camp

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-356-14)
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Adjusting to camp living conditions

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-356-16)
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Recreational activities in camp

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-356-20)
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Reuniting with dog in camp

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Chizuko Judy Sugita de Quieiroz Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-252-6)
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Realization that Japanese Americans were singled out for incarceration because of race
Catherine Embree Harris Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-315-6)
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Helping Japanese American students leave camp to attend college

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Catherine Embree Harris Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-315-7)
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Working for camp administration during tumultuous times in camp

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Lloyd K. Wake Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-330-12)
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Daily life in camp: working for the social service department, participating in sports
Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-356-19)
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Father's illness and passing in camp

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-356-22)
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Activities in camp: sports, jobs

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-356-12)
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Attending dances in camp

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Catherine Embree Harris Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-315-8)
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Meeting future husband, another camp staffperson

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Catherine Embree Harris Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-315-5)
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Working at the Poston concentration camp, Arizona

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Grace Watanabe Kimura Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-249-12)
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First impressions of Poston: having to share a barracks room with another family
Robert M. Wada Interview II Segment 1 (ddr-densho-1000-360-1)
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Living conditions in camp: extreme weather

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Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-358-23)
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First impressions of Poston

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