Gila River

Concentration Camp

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Aerial view of Gila River concentration camp (ddr-densho-37-609)
img Aerial view of Gila River concentration camp (ddr-densho-37-609)
Original WRA caption: Gila River Relocation Center, Rivers, Arizona. Butte Camp View.
Harvest Festival Parade (ddr-densho-37-595)
img Harvest Festival Parade (ddr-densho-37-595)
Original WRA caption: Gila River Relocation Center, Rivers, Arizona. One of the floats in the Thanksgiving day Harvest Festival Parade.
Japanese American greeting Eleanor Roosevelt (ddr-densho-37-789)
img Japanese American greeting Eleanor Roosevelt (ddr-densho-37-789)
Original WRA caption: Gila River Relocation Center, Rivers, Arizona. Mrs. Yamamoto, former P.T.A. president from San Francisco, and now hear of the Canal Women's Club, presents Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt with a bouquet of flowers.
The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 29 (July 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-77)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 29 (July 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-77)
Selected article titles: "Myer Sets Dates for Closing of 8 Centers" (pp. 1-2), "Discrimination Hit in Seattle Boycott Case" (p. 2), "2 Army Officers to Fight Racial Discrimination" (p. 2), and "5422 Evacuees on WRA Payroll on June 30" (p. 4).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 88, No. 2042 (May 11, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-18)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 88, No. 2042 (May 11, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-18)
Selected article titles: "JACL Hosts Congressional Reception on Heritage Week" (pp. 1, 11), "$9,000 Raised for Washington Post Ad Addressed to Sen. Hayakawa" (pp. 1, 11), "Hiroshima Medical Team Back in U.S. to Check on Hibakusha" (p. 3), and "Substance Determining Sex in Embryo Discovered by Ohno" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 120, No. 7 (April 7-20, 1995) (ddr-pc-67-7)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 120, No. 7 (April 7-20, 1995) (ddr-pc-67-7)
Selected article titles: "Mismanagement, Discrepancies, Missing Records at HQ Revealed by Campbell Report" (pp. 1, 3), "Views on JACL Wartime Role Differ in PSW" (pp. 1, 4), "JACL Success Story: 'Jap' Cut from Musical" (pp. 1, 18), and "To Gila-By the Busloads" (pp. 16-17).
A toddler at Christmas (ddr-densho-315-21)
img A toddler at Christmas (ddr-densho-315-21)
Jesse "Duke" Brimhall standing next to a Christmas tree with toys.
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 43 (November 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-195)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 43 (November 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-195)
Selected article titles: "Working Hours Shifted an Hour by Cold Weather" (p. 1), "Editorial: Ringing in the New" (p. 1), "Nisei Share War Effort" (p. 1), "Large Families Better Off in Small Cities -- Smeltzer" (p. 3), "Tule Vegetables Arrive Here" (p. 3), "Senate Repeals Exclusion Laws" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 95 (March 30, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-250)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 95 (March 30, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-250)
Selected article titles: "Rumor: Wolter Dispels Canal's Fears" (p. 1), "New Regulations Permit Trial Indefinite Leaves" (p. 1), "U.S. Army: Nationalities are Forgotton [Forgotten]" (p. 2), "Editorial: Unweave the Rainbow" (p. 2), "Heroes: Missing -- Honolulu" (p. 2), "Rattle Snake Season Here" (p. 3), "Domestic Fowls: Public Notice Prohibits Ownership After May 1" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 8 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-366)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 8 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-366)
Selected article titles: "Exchange of Nationals" (p. 1), "Coupons Void After January" (p. 1), "Dear Nisei Soldiers" (p. 2), "Farm: Fields Will be Consolidated" (p. 3), "Haircut Price to be Raised" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 13 (October 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-13)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 13 (October 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-13)
Selected article titles: "JACL Organizer Pledge Support to WRA Policies" (p. 1), "Camouflage Crew Foreman Prepare" (p. 1), "Yellow Americans" (p. 2), "Drivers Warned on Speed Hazard" (p. 3), "Beautification Beginnings Set" (p. 3), "Postoffice Reissues Regulations for Benefit of Newcomers" (p. 4), "Japanese Visit Status Revealed" (p. 4), "Power Assured Lightless Blocks" (p. 5), "Linoleum ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 47 (December 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-200)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 47 (December 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-200)
Selected article titles: "Next Week: Construction of Cannery Slated" (p. 1), "Gift Exchange Discouraged" (p. 1), "Gilans Asked to Stay Within Camp" (p. 1), "Editorial: An Unwritten Compact" (p. 2), "Catholic Paper Hits West Coast Anti-Nisei Prejudice" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 23 (October 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-169)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 23 (October 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-169)
Selected article titles: "Battle Action: Nisei Rescue Yanks Behind Enemy Lines" (p. 1), "Hearings for 600 Still On" (p. 1), "Editorial: Men are Essentially Alike" (p. 2), "Laws Needed to Break Color Line" (p. 2), "National Preaching Week: Four Christian Leaders to Speak Two Days in Rivers" (p. 3), "Tule Lake Described by Wolter" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 51 (April 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-87)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 51 (April 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-87)
Selected article titles: "Screens for Apartments Arrive. Installation Soon" (p. 1), "Butte Suffers Water Shortage. High Spots Badly Hit" (p. 1), "Photo Studio Opens Sunday" (p. 1), "Evacuees Not Being Pampered" (p. 1), "Labor Accepts. Priest Aids in Relation" (p. 1), "Parolees Get Indefinite Leaves" (p. 1), "Editorials: Letter from Chicago" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 17 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-375)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 17 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-375)
Selected article titles: "Arsonists Will Face Trial" (p. 1), "500 Return to West Coast" (p. 1), "Myer Coming Saturday for Three Day Visit" (p. 1), "Movie Bonfire Strictly Taboo" (p. 3), "CIO Accepts Nisei Girl at San Francisco Office" (p. 4), "Employer Sorry Nisei Must Go" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 80 (February 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-235)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 80 (February 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-235)
Selected article titles: "Selective Service: Five Face Arrest" (p. 1), "Relocation Team Will Work in Canal Two Days" (p. 1), "Jerome Center Closes in June" (p. 1), "Editorial: Vindication for Hero" (p. 2), "Housing, Clothing Matters Transferred to Welfare" (p. 2), "Domestic Job Offers Make Adjustment More Difficult" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 102 (April 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-257)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 102 (April 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-257)
Selected article titles: "Bernhard to Aid in Law Matters" (p. 1), "Ickes Defends WRA; Criticizes Race Mongers" (p. 1), "Relocation: Early Clearance Hastens Leave" (p. 1), "Ban Hardball Within Blocks" (p. 1), "Topaz: Children Speak on Evacuation" (p. 2), "Editorial: Welcome Visitors" (p. 2), "Pasadenans Form Group to Fight for Nisei Rights. Name for Group Sought ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 107 (April 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-263)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 107 (April 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-263)
Selected article titles: "2000 May Come Here from Jerome" (p. 1), "Relocation: Pullman Reservations Taken" (p. 1), "Armstrong: Opposes Law to Bar Nisei Doctor" (p. 2), "Editorial: For Fair Play" (p. 2), "WRA to Reopen Leupp in May" (p. 3), "Nisei in India-Burma Front with US Air Commandos" (p. 3), "Army Explains Nisei Standing" (p. 3).
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