Santa Anita

Temporary Assembly Center

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Letter (with envelope) to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (June 3, 1942) (ddr-janm-1-7)
doc Letter (with envelope) to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (June 3, 1942) (ddr-janm-1-7)
Handwritten letter to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (June 3, 1942). Postmarked June 5, 1942 from the Santa Anita Assembly Center in Arcadia, California.
Santa Anita Pacemaker Vol. I No. 9 (May 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-146-8)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker Vol. I No. 9 (May 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-146-8)
Selected article titles: "Regulations on Food, Appliances Clarified. Babies, Elderly, Ill People to Get Special Diets Soon" (p. 1), "Rosters Must be Complete" (p. 1), "Artist Makes Use of Sense of Humor" (p. 3), "Services Observe 'I Am American' Day. Patriotic Theme and Hymns Feature Religious Group Meetings Sunday" (p. 3), "Daily English Classes Start for ...
Santa Anita Pacemaker Vol. I No. 20 (June 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-146-20)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker Vol. I No. 20 (June 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-146-20)
Selected article titles: "Diplomas Go to 250 Friday. Vierling Kersey Will Highlight Graduation Rites in Grandstand" (p. 1), "Mess Change to be Tried" (p. 1), "Avenues Renamed After Famous Horses. Change Affects Three Districts" (p. 2), "Editorial: Democracy is Not Acts of Few" (p. 6).
Santa Anita Pacemaker Vol. I No. 14 (June 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-146-14)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker Vol. I No. 14 (June 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-146-14)
Selected article titles: "Issei Enthusiasm High Over Coming Election" (p. 1), "Residents Will Go to Polls Friday. Sectional Leaders to be Chosen in First Election" (p. 1), "They Didn't Know Seabiscuit Once Lived There" (p. 1), "Editorial: Democracy Must be Won" (p. 2), "Full Address Speeds Mail. Names Sought for Directory" (p. 4), "Lose Anything Lately? ...
Santa Anita Pacemaker Vol. I No. 24 (July 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-146-24)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker Vol. I No. 24 (July 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-146-24)
Selected article titles: "Ban on Japanese Literature Placed" (p. 1), "New Laundries, Showers Open" (p. 1), "Ask Return of Mess Plates" (p. 1), "Food Importing Rules Outlined" (p. 1), "Return of Student Questionnaires Asked" (p. 2), "Immigration Service Sets Up Center Office" (p. 4), "Editorial: Judge by Man's Belief" (p. 6).
Letter (with envelope) to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (July 8, 1942) (ddr-janm-1-10)
doc Letter (with envelope) to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (July 8, 1942) (ddr-janm-1-10)
Handwritten letter to Molly Wilson from Sandie Saito (July 8, 1942). Envelope is postmarked July 8, 1942 from the Santa Anita Assembly Center in Arcadia, California.
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 46 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-46)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 46 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-46)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 46 (September 26, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 22 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-22)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 22 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-22)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 22 (July 1, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 16 (June 9, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-16)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 16 (June 9, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-16)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 16 (June 9, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 10 (May 22, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-10)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 10 (May 22, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-10)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 10 (May 22, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 30 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-30)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 30 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-30)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 30 (July 29, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 2 (April 24, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-3)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 2 (April 24, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-3)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 2 (April 24, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 15 (June 6, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-15)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 15 (June 6, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-15)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 15 (June 6, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 19 (June 19, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-19)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 19 (June 19, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-19)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 19 (June 19, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 37 (August 26, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-37)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 37 (August 26, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-37)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 37 (August 26, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 1 (April 21, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-2)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 1 (April 21, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-2)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 1 (April 21, 1942).
Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 33 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-33)
doc Santa Anita Pacemaker: Vol. 1, No. 33 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-janm-5-33)
Santa Anita Pacemaker newspaper Volume 1, Number 33 (August 12, 1942).
Nobu Shimokochi Interview Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1011-7-2)
vh Nobu Shimokochi Interview Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1011-7-2)
Impact of the riot at Santa Anita

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.

Kazuo Shiroyama Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1011-6-3)
vh Kazuo Shiroyama Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1011-6-3)
Memories of the journeys to Santa Anita and Heart Mountain

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George S. Matsui Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1008-2-6)
vh George S. Matsui Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1008-2-6)
Impressions of Santa Anita Assembly Center

Members of the National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS) arranged for and conducted this interview in conjunction with Densho.

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