Fresno

Temporary Assembly Center

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Tokio Yamane Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-432-20)
vh Tokio Yamane Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-432-20)
Hearing about the bombing of Pearl Harbor; receiving special dispensation to participate in a track meet before going to camp (Japanese language)

This interview was conducted in Japanese. The transcript is a translation of the original interview. This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service ...

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).
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. 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 ...
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).
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.

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

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 ...

Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 19 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-39)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 19 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-39)
Selected article titles: "Crew Leaves Friday. Advance Contingent to Prepare Project Site" (p. 1), "Beet Company Offers High Compensation" (p. 1), "They Say, 'Be Seeing You in Jerome Soon'" (p. 1), "What the Wise Arkansas Traveler Should Have" (p. 1), "Editorial: Realizing Our Hopes at the Relocation Center" (p. 2), "Center School Enrollment Hits All Time ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 2 (August 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-22)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 2 (August 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-22)
Selected article titles: "Additional Center Rulings Made. Regulations Will Go Into Effect Today" (p. 1), "Absentee Vote Ballot Ready" (p. 1), "Firemen to Get Station" (p. 1), "Squash Will be Next Crop Harvested" (p. 2), "Return Tools Immediately When Found" (p. 3).
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 8 (August 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-28)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 8 (August 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-28)
Selected article titles: "'Hobby Days' Show Starts Friday. Teachers to Demonstrate Their Skills. Displays to be Shown in Recreation Hall 2" (p. 1), "First Student Leaves Center for College. Two More Scholars to Go Early Next Week" (p. 1), "Child Hit by Milk Truck Escapes Serious Injury" (p. 1), "Editorial: Cooperation Needed for Effective Panel Function ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 20 (October 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-40)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 20 (October 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-40)
Selected article titles: "First Group Leaves for Arkansas. Santa Anita Group Joins Fresno Crew" (p. 1), "Residents Have Three Alternate Destinations" (p. 1), "Center Manager Announces Change in Leaving Time" (p. 1), "Editorial: Remember 'Difficulties' Exist to be Surmounted" (p. 2), "Christians to Observe Rally Day Sunday" (p. 3), "Plans to Move Tubercular Cases to Arizona ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 18 (September 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-38)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 18 (September 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-38)
Selected article titles: "It's Arkansas! Movement to Jerome Will Begin October 14. Advance Crew to Entrain for Low Lands October 2" (p. 1), "Facts on New Home Revealed" (p. 1), "Jerome at a Glance" (p. 2).
Fresno Grapevine Vol. III No. 3 (October 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-43)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. III No. 3 (October 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-43)
Selected article titles: "Center Population Drops to 3812. Residents of K Embark for Project Site" (p. 1), "No Alligators, Snakes in Jerome, Scribe Says" (p. 1), "Curtain Slowly Coming Down on Activities Here" (p. 1), "Editorial: United We Stand or Divided We Fall" (p. 2), "'Conditions Good' Say Queried Advance Crew" (p. 3), "Introducing Jerome Staff ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 3 (August 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-23)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 3 (August 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-23)
Selected article titles: "Coupon Books Give Way to Pay Checks" (p. 1), "New Courses Added to Education Curriculum" (p. 1), "Editorial: Cultural Cultivation Vital to Our Physical Well-Being" (p. 2), "Radishes are Harvested by Farming Crew" (p. 3), "Sacramento County Voters Should Write to County Clerk" (p. 3), "More Clothes Ordered Than Was Expected" (p. 4 ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 4 (June 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-4)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 4 (June 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-4)
Selected article titles: "Talent Parade on Tap Tonight. Amateurs to Compete for Prizes. Varety [Variety] Show Billed" (p. 1), "Workers Needed in Montana" (p. 1), "Blackout Instructions" (p. 1), "On Sanitation" (p. 2), "Pastimers Collide in Freak Accident" (p. 3), "Santa Anita Loses 5,000 Pop Bottles" (p. 3), "Baton Twirling Class is Planned" (p. 3 ...
Fresno Center News Vol. I No. 1 (May 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-1)
doc Fresno Center News Vol. I No. 1 (May 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-1)
Selected article titles: "Center Population Reaches 3,855. Cowart Says Four Fifth Capacity" (p. 1), "Center Head Welcomes Evacuees. Pulliam Says 'Hello'" (p. 1), "Plans Made for Library" (p. 1), "Plans Made for Library" (p. 1), "Avoid Sun Stroke" (p. 1), "Introducing the Center Supervisors" (p. 1), "Center Store Opens. Come and Get It" (p. 1 ...
Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-7-16)
vh Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-7-16)
Life in Fresno Assembly Center: working as a pantry clerk

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 ...

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