Heart Mountain

Concentration Camp

Location: Cody, Wyoming

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Frank Emi Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1002-9-8)
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Discussion of the establishment of the draft for Japanese Americans in camp
Mits Koshiyama Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1002-6-5)
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Qualifying answer on "loyalty" question regarding military service: "Give me my rights back as American citizen and I'll be willing to go"
Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview I Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1005-1-17)
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A trip outside Heart Mountain

Eiichi Edward Sakauye shot footage of the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, from 1943-1945, on 8 mm film. This interview is of Mr. Sakauye providing voice-over descriptions for his original footage.

Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview I Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1005-1-10)
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Harvesting crops for camp consumption

Eiichi Edward Sakauye shot footage of the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, from 1943-1945, on 8 mm film. This interview is of Mr. Sakauye providing voice-over descriptions for his original footage.

Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview I Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1005-1-6)
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A visit by Sergeant Ben Kuroki

Eiichi Edward Sakauye shot footage of the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, from 1943-1945, on 8 mm film. This interview is of Mr. Sakauye providing voice-over descriptions for his original footage.

Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview I Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1005-1-11)
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Going on a field trip outside of camp

Eiichi Edward Sakauye shot footage of the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, from 1943-1945, on 8 mm film. This interview is of Mr. Sakauye providing voice-over descriptions for his original footage.

Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview I Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1005-1-9)
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Heart Mountain camp's extensive agriculture program

Eiichi Edward Sakauye shot footage of the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, from 1943-1945, on 8 mm film. This interview is of Mr. Sakauye providing voice-over descriptions for his original footage.

Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview I Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1005-1-23)
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Cultural performances in camp

Eiichi Edward Sakauye shot footage of the Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, from 1943-1945, on 8 mm film. This interview is of Mr. Sakauye providing voice-over descriptions for his original footage.

Kazuo Shiroyama Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1011-6-4)
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First experience with snow in Heart Mountain

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.

Bill Shishima Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1011-1-8)
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Remembering a fellow Boy Scout who drowned in camp

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Nobu Shimokochi Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1011-7-4)
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Adjusting to living conditions in Heart Mountain

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Written piece:
doc Written piece: "Halloween Dance" (ddr-densho-102-29)
This piece was written by Kara Kondo, and is part of a series titled "Sketches from Evacuation."
Art Okuno Interview Segment 14 (ddr-manz-1-80-14)
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Working for a surveying crew to build the fence at Heart Mountain
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