Crystal City

Department of Justice Internment Camp

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Play staged in an internment camp (ddr-densho-64-1)
img Play staged in an internment camp (ddr-densho-64-1)
The play being performed is comic relief for a nine series adult drama. Mako Nakagawa is on the far right.
Crystal City softball team (ddr-densho-91-8)
img Crystal City softball team (ddr-densho-91-8)
All players pictured are Japanese Peruvian except for one Japanese American in the front row, second from left. Art Shibayama is in the front row, third from left.
Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-394-25)
vh Minoru Tajii Interview Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-394-25)
Reuniting with father at Crystal City

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.

Kay Uno Kaneko - Hana Shepard - Mae Matsuzaki Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1007-8-13)
vh Kay Uno Kaneko - Hana Shepard - Mae Matsuzaki Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1007-8-13)
A teenager's feelings about brothers in military service

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 Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 17 (April 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-66)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 17 (April 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-66)
Selected article titles: "Justice Dept.: 18 Transferred to Crystal City" (p. 1), "April: 14 Relocate from Center" (p. 2), "Jury Clears 3 Accused of Raid on Doi Farm Home" (p. 2), and "News of Former Tuleans in St. Louis Received" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 14 (April 11, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-14)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 14 (April 11, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-14)
Selected article titles: "To the Point: Goals and Programs" (p. 1), "WW2 Internment Camp at Crystal City for Nikkei May Be Texas Landmark" (p. 1), "First Canadian Japanese History in English by Dr. Shimpo Due in Summer" (p. 1), and "National Dialogue: Developing Leaders" (pp. 1-2).
Kay Uno Kaneko - Hana Shepard - Mae Matsuzaki Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1007-8-12)
vh Kay Uno Kaneko - Hana Shepard - Mae Matsuzaki Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1007-8-12)
Remembering a visit in camp from brother in military

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Yasashi Ichikawa Interview II Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-112-23)
vh Yasashi Ichikawa Interview II Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-112-23)
Meeting Japanese Peruvians in Crystal City (Japanese language)

This interview was conducted in Japanese. The transcript is a translation of the original interview.

Joe Yasutake Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-136-3)
vh Joe Yasutake Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-136-3)
Activities in Crystal City internment camp: judo, sumo and baseball

Joseph Yasutake was interviewed together with his sister Mitsuye (Yasutake) Yamada and surviving brother, William Toshio Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. He was also interviewed individually on October 9, 2002.

Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned to conduct their ...

Maurice H. Yamasato Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-396-3)
vh Maurice H. Yamasato Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-396-3)
Going to Crystal City at the age of three

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