Heart Mountain

Concentration Camp

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Two teen boys (ddr-densho-242-9)
img Two teen boys (ddr-densho-242-9)
Caption by Ike Hatchimonji: "Ike and Mike on day of departure to a camp May 1942."
Japanese American working on camp newspaper (ddr-densho-37-460)
img Japanese American working on camp newspaper (ddr-densho-37-460)
Original WRA caption: Heart Mountain Relocation Center, Heart Mountain Wyoming. In the press room of the Cody Enterprise, Bill Hosokawa, Editor of the Sentinel, Heart Mountain Relocation Center newspaper, sets type for the final makeup of the weekly edition. Bill, a former foreign correspondent and Washington U. graduate, sets type, pulls proofs, operates the linotype, locks ...
Camp Boy Scouts (ddr-densho-37-427)
img Camp Boy Scouts (ddr-densho-37-427)
Original WRA caption: Heart Mountain Relocation Center, Heart Mountain, Wyoming. Boy Scouts conducting a morning flag raising ceremony at the Heart Mountain Relocation Center. Where persons of Japanese ancestry, evacuated from West Coast defennse areas, now reside.
The Newell Star, Vol. I, No. 7 (April 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-284-12)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. I, No. 7 (April 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-284-12)
Selected article titles: "82 in Center Receive Notices to Report for Physical Exams: Base Hospital to Be Utilized" (p. 1), "More Arrivals Expected as Segregation Plan Resumed" (p. 1), and "Red Cross Gifts Distributed to CA and Japanese Library" (p. 2).
The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 41 (October 12, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-89)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 41 (October 12, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-89)
Selected article titles: "'Justice Dept. Officials Here Not in Position to Give Advice'--Williams" (pp. 1-2), "Closing of WRA Centers Running Ahead of Time" (p. 1), "Att. at Granada Gives Advice to Property Owner" (p. 5), and "Relocators May Now File Death Pension Claims" (p. 5).
The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 21 (May 25, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-70)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 21 (May 25, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-70)
Selected article titles: "May 12 Figures: 661 Casualties among Nisei from Centers" (p. 1), "Third Anniversary of Tule Lake This Sunday" (p. 2), "Closing Dates for Center Schools Set Says Myer" (p. 3), and "Former Tulean Commits Suicide" (p. 3).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. II No. 24 (June 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-132)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. II No. 24 (June 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-132)
Selected article titles: "Myer Condemns Dies Committee. Stop Misleading Charges, WRA Chief Declares in Letter to Congressman" (p. 1), "'Produce or Face Food Shortage'" (p. 1), "Editorial: A Challenge to the Dies Committee" (p. 1), "Two Youths Tried for Illegal Leave" (p. 1), "Resettlement Still WRA's First Objective" (p. 1), "Great Wrong is Being Undone ...
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 140 (November 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-363)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 140 (November 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-363)
Selected article titles: "Additional Workers Needed to Harvest Tule Lake Crops" (p. 1), "Issuance of Clothing Allowances to Start Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Pay Checks, Clothing Allowances for Tuleans Here" (p. 1).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 200 (May 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-97-421)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 200 (May 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-97-421)
Selected article titles: "Housing Adjustments Necessary to Accommodate Jerome Transfers" (p. 1), "Former Resident Fatally Wounded at Tule Lake" (p. 1), "Residents Planning to Relocate to Chicago Should Contact Gilmore" (p. 1).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. II No. 35 (August 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-143)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. II No. 35 (August 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-143)
Selected article titles: "Dies Group Minority Lauds WRA" (p. 1), "863 Segregees Tule Lake Bound, Trains Leave September 14 & 20" (p. 1), "Editorial: Something to Dismiss and Bury" (p. 4), "Evacuee Return to Normal Life Urged in Syndicated Editorial" (p. 4), "Nisei Seeking Rehabilitation Promised Backing by CIO" (p. 4).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. IV No. 11 (March 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-97-223)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. IV No. 11 (March 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-97-223)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Names Back on Hood River Honor Roll. Post Agrees with Demand Following Sharp Protests from Legion Commander" (p. 1), " Editorial: Fantasy and Discrimination" (p. 4), "California Alien Land Law: Its Constitutionality is Questioned" (p. 5).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 36 (February 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-276)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 36 (February 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-276)
Selected article titles: "Registration Will Affect Future -- Robertson" (p. 1), "Saturday Deadline for Registration" (p. 1), "Block Elections to be Held Monday" (p. 1).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 72 (May 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-311)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 72 (May 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-311)
Selected article titles: "Japanese Language Instructors Wanted by Universities" (p. 1), "Urge Residents to Put Return Addresses on Outgoing Mail" (p. 1).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. II No. 36 (September 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-144)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. II No. 36 (September 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-144)
Selected article titles: "Wyoming Legion Backs Evacuees. Casper Convention Urges Japanese American Use in National War Effort" (p. 1), "Evacuees Thanked for Aid in Fighting Park Forest Fires" (p. 1), "Kibei Leave Ruling Issued" (p. 1), "Editorial: The Wyoming Legion Reconsiders" (p. 4).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 268 (January 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-97-485)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 268 (January 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-97-485)
Selected article titles: "California Group to Aid Returning Evacuees" (p. 1), "Contact Main Post Office for Unclaimed Mail" (p. 1), "Sumitomo Bank Depositors Asked to Write Seattle Office" (p. 2).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 34 (February 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-274)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 34 (February 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-274)
Selected article titles: "Registration for Eight More Blocks Announced" (p. 1), "Conservation of Electricity Asked" (p. 1), "Shoes Accepted for Repairs; Repairmen Wanted" (p. 1), "Barbers and Beauticians Wanted" (p. 1), "Residents Interviewed for Outside Employment" (p. 1).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. I No. 6 (November 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-97-104)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. I No. 6 (November 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-97-104)
Selected article titles: "Individual Resettlement in Non-Military Areas Stressed at JACL Parley" (p. 1), "'Sunrise to Sunset' Privileges for Center Residents Planned. Leaders to be Trained as Guides" (p. 1), "Receive Books to Aid Study of Japanese" (p. 1), "Locks Not Allowed on Recreation Hall" (p. 2), "First Wedding in Center Held on Thanksgiving Day" (p ...
Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. IV No. 19 (May 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-97-231)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Vol. IV No. 19 (May 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-97-231)
Selected article titles: "Nation's Red Cross Chapters Instructed to Aid Relocatees" (p. 1), "Nisei Soldiers Win 44 Medals" (p. 1), "Myer Raps Race Hatred Program Promoters" (p. 1), "'People are More Curious Than Antagonistic Toward Evacuees'" (p. 3), "Editorial: World Security and Hatred" (p. 4), "Athletics Knows Neither Race Nor Creed, Says Sports Writer" (p ...
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 264 (December 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-97-478)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 264 (December 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-97-478)
Selected article titles: "Eagles Play Host to Rawlins Basketeers Tonight" (p. 1), "More Job Offers Received at Outside Employment Office" (p. 1).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 198 (May 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-97-419)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 198 (May 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-97-419)
Selected article titles: "Adult Classes Meeting in High School Building Will be Discontinued Till Monday" (p. 1), "Instructions Announced for Campers and Hikers" (p. 1), "Unemployed Urged to Register" (p. 1).
Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 63 (May 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-302)
doc Heart Mountain Sentinel Supplement Series 63 (May 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-97-302)
Selected article titles: "Several Adult Education Instructors Wanted" (p. 1), "Eighteen Nurses' Aides Needed at Hospital" (p. 1), "List Halls Available for Recreation Activities" (p. 1), "Ask Residents to Keep Out of High School Area" (p. 1), "Dry Cleaning Desk Temporarily Closed" (p. 1).
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