Minidoka

Concentration Camp

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George Tsugawa Interview Segment 10 (ddr-one-7-57-10)
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Feelings about the Minidoka concentration camp

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.

Jim Tsugawa Interview Segment 13 (ddr-one-7-55-13)
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First impressions of Minidoka

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.

Shig Oka Interview Segment 11 (ddr-one-7-74-11)
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Living conditions in camp

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.

Shiuko Sakai Interview Segment 9 (ddr-manz-1-128-9)
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Coping with living conditions in Minidoka: no privacy, bad food
Louise Kashino Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-31-17)
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Social activities for teenagers in camp

For the first hour of this interview, an additional camera crew from KCTS Television was also present.

Akio Hoshino Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-26-10)
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Discussion of so-called "loyalty questions" and the decision to resist the draft
Nobu Suzuki Interview I Segment 42 (ddr-densho-1000-84-42)
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Helping people relocate to various cities

References are made to several of Nobu Suzuki's personal papers, which are currently available for public perusal at the University of Washington's Manuscripts and University Archives.

Nobu Suzuki Interview I Segment 41 (ddr-densho-1000-84-41)
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Limited leave options available to husband

References are made to several of Nobu Suzuki's personal papers, which are currently available for public perusal at the University of Washington's Manuscripts and University Archives.

Tsuguo
vh Tsuguo "Ike" Ikeda Interview I Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-123-17)
Participating in camp activities, high school, church, dances

As a teenager prior to World War II, began keeping scrapbooks with newspaper articles and memorabilia, a lifetime habit.

Yukiko Miyake Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-49-29)
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Making traditional foods at Minidoka concentration camp, "otsukemono" in a chamber pot
Yukiko Miyake Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-49-28)
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More gossip at Minidoka concentration camp, marital affairs
Mitsuye May Yamada - Joe Yasutake - Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 73 (ddr-densho-1000-135-73)
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Difficult period for mother in camp after one son had volunteered for army, and two other children were leaving camp to attend college
Jim Akutsu Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-2-25)
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A growing anger over conditions in camp plants seeds of resistance

Interview was conducted over two days because of delays caused by technical difficulties.

Jim Akutsu Segment 36 (ddr-densho-1000-2-36)
vh Jim Akutsu Segment 36 (ddr-densho-1000-2-36)
Seeking advice on fighting the draft from Min Yasui

Interview was conducted over two days because of delays caused by technical difficulties.

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