Pinedale

Temporary Assembly Center

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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. 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 ...
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).
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

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.

Hideo Hoshide Interview I Segment 40 (ddr-densho-1000-184-40)
vh Hideo Hoshide Interview I Segment 40 (ddr-densho-1000-184-40)
Traveling to assembly center: confusion upon finding out final destination was in California
Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 53 (ddr-densho-1000-118-53)
vh Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 53 (ddr-densho-1000-118-53)
Food in Pinedale

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 52 (ddr-densho-1000-118-52)
vh Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 52 (ddr-densho-1000-118-52)
Hobbies at Pinedale Assembly Center; making jewelry out of shells, sewing

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 50 (ddr-densho-1000-118-50)
vh Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 50 (ddr-densho-1000-118-50)
Trip to Pinedale Assembly Center, California; heat and dehydration

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.

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
Kazuko Uno Bill Interview I Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-211-21)
vh Kazuko Uno Bill Interview I Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-211-21)
Reuniting with father after his release from a Department of Justice camp
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-170-30)
vh Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-170-30)
The train ride to Pinedale Assembly Center: "we were being treated as enemies"
Hideo Hoshide Interview I Segment 41 (ddr-densho-1000-184-41)
vh Hideo Hoshide Interview I Segment 41 (ddr-densho-1000-184-41)
Impressions of Pinedale Assembly Center; working for the newspaper, the Pinedale Logger
John Kanda Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-116-3)
vh John Kanda Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-116-3)
Forced to move to the Pinedale Assembly Center, California, losing the family farm

This interview is part of a collaborative effort of the Puyallup Valley Japanese American Citizens League and Densho.

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
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
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