Fresno

Temporary Assembly Center

Location: Fresno, California

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Kenji Maruko Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1010-8-18)
vh Kenji Maruko Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1010-8-18)
Working on the cleanup crew for the assembly center

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Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 11 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-31)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 11 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-31)
Selected article titles: "Building Trade School Planned. Training for Employees is Contemplated" (p. 1), "Center Students Get Extended Vacation" (p. 1), "Bad News! Center Payroll Delayed" (p. 1), "Training for Employees is Contemplated" (p. 1), "Sept 7 -- Labor Day. A Salute to the Laborers Our Army Behind the Army" (p. 2), "'E' Excellence Flag Won by ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 9 (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-9)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 9 (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-9)
Selected article titles: "Educational Program Gets Boost. Text Books Donated by Schools" (p. 1), "Class of 1942 Receives Diplomas at Exercises" (p. 1), "Check Rumors" (p. 2), "Salvation Army Major to Speak" (p. 3), "125 Pupils Enrolled in Woodcraft Class" (p. 3), "Improvements Galore Will Benefit Center" (p. 3), "Baby Clinic to Open" (p. 5), "Singers ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 12 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-12)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 12 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-12)
Selected article titles: "Shoe Repair, Barber Shops to be Opened" (p. 1), "Boy Scouts Start Drive for Rubber" (p. 1), "Pipes Installed" (p. 2), "Trash Disposal" (p. 2), "Program is Planned for July Fourth" (p. 3), "Diptheria 'Shots' to be Given Children" (p. 3), "Center Store Has More Merchandise" (p. 3), "Beautification Program in Full Swing ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 3 (May 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-3)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 3 (May 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-3)
Selected article titles: "1,210 More Evacuees Arrive. New Citizens Fill Center to Capacity" (p. 1), "Huge Improvement Work Started. Skilled Men Busy Making Equipment" (p. 1), "Presenting Our New Friends" (p. 1), "New Evacuees Must List Address Change" (p. 1), "Americanism" (p. 2), "Manzanar Propagates 200,000 Guayules" (p. 3), "No Tickee No Washee" (p ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 7 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-7)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 7 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-7)
Selected article titles: "Colorful Program to End Flag Week. Impressive Ceremonies Scheduled" (p. 1), "Flag Day Program" (p. 1), "Improvements" (p. 2), "Hospital 3 Grounds to Be Improved" (p. 3), "Few People Break Curfew Regulations" (p. 3), "Dance Under the Stars" (p. 3), "Children May Get Book Room" (p. 3), "'Cock-Eyed Mayor' From Kaneko-Kai Steals Show ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 20 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-20)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 20 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-20)
Selected article titles: "Special! Reporter Goes to Pinedale for 'Scoop'" (p. 1), "Wrap-Up Food Wastes First" (p. 1), "Visitor's Permit Void if Friend is Japanese Living Ten Miles Away" (p. 1), "Center Residents to Hear World Famous Music" (p. 1), "Keeping Mentally Alert" (p. 2), "Center Fire Eaters Get Streamlined Water Buggy" (p. 3), "Man ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 15 (September 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-35)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 15 (September 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-35)
Selected article titles: "Shipping Applications Being Taken. Equipment in Storage Must be Registered" (p. 1), "Beet Fields of Montana Call 44 More Residents" (p. 1), "Clothing Staff Busy Unpacking First Shipment" (p. 1), "Community Service Vital at Relocation Center" (p. 2), "Center Grammar School Class Schedules Made" (p. 3), "Residents Should Turn Off Shower Faucets Tightly ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 4 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-24)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 4 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-24)
Selected article titles: "Residents to Elect Panel of 21. Issei, Nisei 16 and Over May Participate" (p. 1), "Hog Producing Class to be Started Soon" (p. 1), "Applications for Absentee Voters Available Here" (p. 1), "Like Carving? Don't Practice on Fig Trees" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nisei Urged to Exercise Voting Power at Primary Election" (p ...
Nori Masuda Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-10-16)
vh Nori Masuda Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-10-16)
Life in Fresno Assembly Center: working in the kitchen, playing baseball

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Rose Nakagawa Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1010-9-21)
vh Rose Nakagawa Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1010-9-21)
Living conditions in the Fresno 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.

Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 13 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-13)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 13 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-13)
Selected article titles: "Program Highlights Today's Events. Dance, Ball Game, Also Scheduled" (p. 1), "Clothing Allotment Available" (p. 1), "Editorial: Farming, Nation's Backbone" (p. 2), "Hi Neighbor! I'm News. Want to Look Me Over?" (p. 3), "It's Just Rumors, Girls, You Won't Be Old Maids" (p. 4), "Students Relocation Meeting Scheduled ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 7 (August 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-27)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 7 (August 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-27)
Selected article titles: "Dimout Order Affects Center. New DeWitt Ruling Bans Bright Light. Move is Coast Wide" (p. 1), "Center Voters Show Interest in Election. Ballots Number 1,547" (p. 1), "Editorial: Attend Issei 'Hobby Day' and Note Achievement" (p. 2), "Education Department Plans Hobby Display" (p. 3), "New Toys, Books, to be Purchased" (p. 3 ...
Fresno Center News Vol. I No. 2 (May 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-2)
doc Fresno Center News Vol. I No. 2 (May 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-2)
Selected article titles: "500 Workers Employed in the Center" (p. 1), "Hail!" (p. 1), "Representatives Elected at Meet" (p. 1), "Here's the Election Results" (p. 1), "Opportunity for Education" (p. 2), "Book Drive is Started by Librarian" (p. 3), "Clinic to be Opened" (p. 3), "Don't Cry, Yell Troubleshooters!" (p. 3), "1st Talent Show ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 10 (June 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-10)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 10 (June 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-10)
Selected article titles: "Farm Project is in Full Swing. 25 Victory Gardens are Cultivated" (p. 1), "Time Limit for Visits Lengthened" (p. 1), "'Snack' Age Extended" (p. 1), "Bank Service Starts Friday" (p. 1), "First Baby is Born in Center" (p. 3), "Recreation Leaders' Course is Offered" (p. 3), "Blood Donors Wanted" (p. 4), "JACL Leaders ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 1 (August 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-21)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 1 (August 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-21)
Selected article titles: "Tots Splash Happily as Pool Opens" (p. 1), "Pickling Done on Big Scale" (p. 1), "Do Not Order Clothing Now if Not Needed" (p. 1), "Editorial: Profane Language is Bad Example for Children" (p. 2), "Time for Injections Changed at Hospital I" (p. 3), "Bedbugs? Don't Scratch, Call the Eradicators" (p. 3 ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 9 (August 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-29)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 9 (August 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-29)
Selected article titles: "Center Summer School Ends Today. Educational System Will be Reorganized" (p. 1), "Farm Project Group Holds Discussions" (p. 1), "Boy Scouts Will Collect Hospital Medicine Bottles" (p. 1), "Editorial: Of Students Who Leave" (p. 2), "More Fowl Play, Another Chicken Dinner Consumed" (p. 3), "Children's Books Added to Library" (p. 6).
Jerome Grunt Vol. I (October 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-45)
doc Jerome Grunt Vol. I (October 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-45)
Selected article titles: "Blond Brutes Crowned Champs" (p. 1), "Pollock-Bengston Duo Become Guardians of Whirlaway's Left Shoe" (p. 1), "Grapevine Meets Horrible Death -- Grunt Carries On" (p. 1).
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 6 (June 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-6)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 6 (June 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-6)
Selected article titles: "Visitor's Day to Start Tomorrow" (p. 1), "For Protection and Peace" (p. 1), "New Mess System Will Be Inaugurated Soon" (p. 1), "Here's How Much We Really Eat" (p. 1), "Public Don'ts" (p. 2), "New Time Announced for Typhoid Shots" (p. 3), "Warehousemen Lug 15 Tons of Food" (p. 3 ...
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