Pinedale

Temporary Assembly Center

Location: Pinedale, California

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Taylor Tomita Interview Segment 11 (ddr-one-7-61-11)
vh Taylor Tomita Interview Segment 11 (ddr-one-7-61-11)
Living conditions at the Pinedale Assembly Center

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.

Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-152-17)
vh Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-152-17)
First impressions of the Pinedale Assembly Center: becoming sick from the heat
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 4 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-4)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 4 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-4)
Selected Article Titles: "DeWitt Orders Daily Count of Center" (p. 1), "Yasumura Heads Advisory Board" (p. 1), "General MacArthur Honored" (p. 1), "For Desperate Fems: How to Catch a Man" (p. 3), "Pies Like Mom's in the Baking" (p. 4), "Visitors to be Permitted" (p. 4), "Center Tots Begin Kindergarten" (p. 4), "234 Students Enroll ...
Tokio Hirotaka - Toshio Ito - Joe Matsuzawa Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-23-26)
vh Tokio Hirotaka - Toshio Ito - Joe Matsuzawa Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-23-26)
Working at Pinedale Assembly Center, California, a makeshift fire department
Mitsuko Hashiguchi Segment 36 (ddr-densho-1000-12-36)
vh Mitsuko Hashiguchi Segment 36 (ddr-densho-1000-12-36)
The trip to Pinedale Assembly Center, California: a quiet and depressing train ride
Jessie Hatsue Akiyama Okazaki Harry Interview Segment 8 (ddr-one-7-59-8)
vh Jessie Hatsue Akiyama Okazaki Harry Interview Segment 8 (ddr-one-7-59-8)
Taking the train to the Pinedale Assembly Center

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 ...

Taylor Tomita Interview Segment 12 (ddr-one-7-61-12)
vh Taylor Tomita Interview Segment 12 (ddr-one-7-61-12)
Building furniture out of scrap lumber

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Seichi Hayashida Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-14-17)
vh Seichi Hayashida Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-14-17)
Description of Pinedale Assembly Center: climate, impact on camp inmates' health
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 6 (June 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-6)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 6 (June 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-6)
Selected Article Titles: "Blood Donors" (p. 1), "$5500 in Wages Given Out on First Pay Day" (p. 1), "Free Coupon Books to be Issued Soon" (p. 1), "No Refunds on Pop Bottles" (p. 1), "'Geta' Drive Planned to Aid Rubber Campaign" (p. 1), "Evacuees Aid War Effort" (p. 2), " No Orders on Relocation" (p. 3), "June ...
Baggage identification tag instructions (ddr-densho-25-24)
doc Baggage identification tag instructions (ddr-densho-25-24)
The Iseri family was moved from the Pinedale Assembly Center to the Tule Lake concentration camp in July of 1942. They thus received instructions on how to label their baggage to ensure that none of it was lost.
Incarceree luggage tags (ddr-densho-25-14)
doc Incarceree luggage tags (ddr-densho-25-14)
Japanese Americans were allowed to take only what they could carry to the camps. In most cases, a person could take two bags. Each bag was marked with an identification tag. These tags belonged to Mae Iseri who was initially detained at the Pinedale Assembly Center in California. Mae and her family were later incarcerated at ...
Kiwamu
vh Kiwamu "Kiyo" Tsuchida Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-405-11)
Removed to the Pinedale Assembly Center

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.

Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 54 (ddr-densho-1000-118-54)
vh Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 54 (ddr-densho-1000-118-54)
Rambunctious sons in camp: difficult in such close proximity to other families

During this interview, Mrs. Kurosu alternately speaks in both English and Japanese. As a result, the English translation of the transcript contains [Jpn.] and [Eng.], which indicate whether the original dialogue was spoken in Japanese or English.

Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 55 (ddr-densho-1000-118-55)
vh Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 55 (ddr-densho-1000-118-55)
Description of barracks at Pinedale Assembly Center

During this interview, Mrs. Kurosu alternately speaks in both English and Japanese. As a result, the English translation of the transcript contains [Jpn.] and [Eng.], which indicate whether the original dialogue was spoken in Japanese or English.

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