Pinedale

Temporary Assembly Center

Location: Pinedale, California

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Wesley K. Watanabe Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-166-5)
vh Wesley K. Watanabe Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-166-5)
As a child, having only vague memories of the bombing of Pearl Harbor and mass removal to Pinedale Assembly Center
Tom Matsuoka Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-47-25)
vh Tom Matsuoka Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-47-25)
Joining family at the Pinedale Assembly Center, California: "So doggone hot..."
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 7 (July 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-7)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 7 (July 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-7)
Selected Article Titles: "42 Workers Leave for Beet Fields" (p. 1), "Council Bans Group Donations" (p. 1), "Democracy Today -- July 4, 1942" (p. 2), "First Baby Born at Pinedale Center" (p. 2), "18 Nurses Aides Enrolled" (p. 4), "Long Lines Mark Coupon Distribution" (p. 5), "Program for Issei Tonight" (p. 6), "Shuichi Fukui, American. Tacoma Issei ...
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 3 (June 6, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-3)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 3 (June 6, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-3)
Selected Article Titles: "1446 Votes Cast. Center Council to Name Mayor Next Week" (p. 1), "Comedy, Music, Dancers Highlight Show Saturday" (p. 1), "Rumor-Tism" (p. 2), "Comfort Foreseen in Barrack Life" (p. 3), "How to Crash Mess by Toots Nakamura" (p. 3), "Feeding Stations for Tots Soon" (p. 6), "Overflooding of Showers Problem" (p. 6), "First ...
Chizuko Norton Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-73-17)
vh Chizuko Norton Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-73-17)
Traveling to Pinedale Assembly Center, California: a dirty train ride
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vh Toshikazu "Tosh" Okamoto Interview I Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-240-16)
A young person's memories of assembly center: hot weather, orange trees outside the fence
Soldiers training in Camp Pinedale (ddr-densho-22-427)
img Soldiers training in Camp Pinedale (ddr-densho-22-427)
Caption on front: "'6' on the move / Camp Pinedale, Fresno / 24 Aug. '44."
Mika Hiuga Interview Segment 9 (ddr-one-7-37-9)
vh Mika Hiuga Interview Segment 9 (ddr-one-7-37-9)
First impressions of the Pinedale Assembly Center

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Seichi Hayashida Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-14-21)
vh Seichi Hayashida Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-14-21)
Making the best of the situation, impact of incarceration on Issei vs. Nisei
Seichi Hayashida Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-14-19)
vh Seichi Hayashida Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-14-19)
Layout of the Pinedale Assembly Center, description of barracks
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 8 (July 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-8)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 8 (July 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-8)
Selected Article Titles: "Relocation of Students Discussed" (p. 1), "Various Groups Plan Farewell Parties" (p. 1), "Block C Residents to Move First" (p. 1), "Pinedale Enjoys Unusual Fourth" (p. 4), "Ice Cream Sales, Hit New High" (p. 9).
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 2 (May 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-2)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 2 (May 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-2)
Selected Article Titles: "Election Wednesday. Polls to be Open 8 to 6, All Over 16 Allowed to Vote" (p. 1), "Memorial Day by the Reverend Daisuke Kitagawa" (p. 1), "Clinic Hours Announced by Hospital Babies May Have Special Food" (p. 1), "Tacoma Boy Suffers Broken Collarbone" (p. 2), "Inductees Urged to Report New Address" (p. 2 ...
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 5 (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-5)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 5 (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-5)
Selected Article Titles: "Death of Matsumoto Reveals Colorful Life" (p. 1), "Medical Family Augments Staff" (p. 1), "Tulelake Destination of Camp Harmony Evacuees" (p. 1), "Nippon Print Contraband" (p. 4), "Americanization Class Will be Conducted" (p. 5), "Facts and Figures: Food Consumption. More Fresh Fruits, Vegetables Served" (p. 6), "Hospital 'C' Enlarged" (p. 10).
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 9 (July 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-9)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 9 (July 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-9)
Selected Article Titles: "Center Busy with Moving Activities" (p. 1), "9,166 at Tule" (p. 1), "Baby Care Provided" (p. 1), "Nippon Books Being Tagged" (p. 3), "Police Chief Johns Lauds Evacuee Center" (p. 5), "Evacuees Good Americans -- Hauck" (p. 8).
Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 2 (May 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-1)
doc Pinedale Logger Vol. I No. 2 (May 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-192-1)
Selected Article Titles: "Self-Governing Body for Center Planned. Election Next Week" (p. 1), "Candidates for Block Election Announced" (p. 1), "Canteen Opens with Capacity Business" (p. 1), "Pinedale Quota Passes Half Mark" (p. 1), "Local Gov't to Stress Democracy. Service Director King Praises Nisei" (p. 1), "Mumps Chicken Pox Claim 7 Patients" (p. 1), "Inoculations ...
Instructions for moving to camp (ddr-densho-25-23)
doc Instructions for moving to camp (ddr-densho-25-23)
The Iseri family resided in the Pinedale Assembly Center from June until July, 1942. They then received instructions on how to prepare for their move to the Tule Lake concentration camp. The procedure was similar to that of leaving for the Assembly Centers: Japanese Americans packed their luggage, marked it with identification tags, and boarded the ...
Travel roster sheet (ddr-densho-25-83)
doc Travel roster sheet (ddr-densho-25-83)
This roster sheet specified the people traveling in one train car to Tule Lake, California.
Rae Takekawa Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-89-21)
vh Rae Takekawa Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-89-21)
"An aimless type of existence": Pinedale Assembly Center
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