Leavenworth Federal Penitentiary

U.S. Federal Prison

Location: Leavenworth, Kansas

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Tetsuo Nomiyama Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-279-17)
vh Tetsuo Nomiyama Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-279-17)
Interacting with others of different ethnic backgrounds in prison

Participating in this interview is Mr. Paul Minerich, who is Mr. Nomiyama's son-in-law. An attorney, Mr. Minerich headed the effort to clear his father-in-law's name regarding his wartime court martial conviction. This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of ...

Sam Horino Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-122-6-11)
vh Sam Horino Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-122-6-11)
Memories of Leavenworth prison: no regrets

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing on issues surrounding the ...

Letter from Minola Tamesa to Uhachi Tamesa (ddr-densho-333-72)
doc Letter from Minola Tamesa to Uhachi Tamesa (ddr-densho-333-72)
Letter to Uhachi about life insurance and communication with friends
Letter from Uhachi Tamesa to Min Tamesa (ddr-densho-333-10)
doc Letter from Uhachi Tamesa to Min Tamesa (ddr-densho-333-10)
Letter to Min at Leavenworth about Fair Play Committee trial
Letter from Uhachi Tamesa to Min Tamesa (ddr-densho-333-9)
doc Letter from Uhachi Tamesa to Min Tamesa (ddr-densho-333-9)
Letter to Min at Leavenworth about finances and Fair Play Committee trial
Tetsuo Nomiyama Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-279-18)
vh Tetsuo Nomiyama Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-279-18)
Being released from Leavenworth and working in Denver

Participating in this interview is Mr. Paul Minerich, who is Mr. Nomiyama's son-in-law. An attorney, Mr. Minerich headed the effort to clear his father-in-law's name regarding his wartime court martial conviction. This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the ...

Frank Emi Interview II Segment 20 (ddr-densho-122-20-20)
vh Frank Emi Interview II Segment 20 (ddr-densho-122-20-20)
Learning that conviction had been reversed: "it was a very happy occasion"

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead ...

Frank Emi Interview II Segment 18 (ddr-densho-122-20-18)
vh Frank Emi Interview II Segment 18 (ddr-densho-122-20-18)
Serving time in the Leavenworth Federal Penitentiary

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing on issues surrounding ...

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