Minidoka

Concentration Camp

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Nobu Suzuki Interview II Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-87-2)
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Mental health problems in camp: "disorientation"

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.

Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-138-7)
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Gaining valuable experience working as a male attendant in the camp hospital

William Toshio Yasutake was interviewed together with his sister Mitsuye (Yasutake) Yamada and surviving brother, Joseph Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. He was interviewed individually on November 14, 2002.

Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned to conduct ...

Mako Nakagawa Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-66-11)
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Memories of Minidoka: an ill mother, and a sister saddled with new responsibilities
Mae Kanazawa Hara Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-168-13)
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Thoughts on the so-called "loyalty questionnaire": "I thought it was just unreasonable"
Frank Yamasaki Interview I Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-107-18)
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Memories of Minidoka concentration camp: sand everywhere, even in the food
Frank Yamasaki Interview I Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-107-20)
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Community life in Minidoka concentration camp: bands, sumo, Japanese crafts, and other activities
Ted Kitayama Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-334-17)
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Occasionally visiting nearby town of Twin Falls

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.

Ted Kitayama Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-334-18)
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Staying in camp until it closed

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.

Mary Hirata Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-22-16)
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Impressions of Minidoka concentration camp: "My God, the dust!"
Nobu Suzuki Interview II Segment 1 (ddr-densho-1000-87-1)
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Life in Minidoka concentration camp: medical facilities and services

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.

Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-138-8)
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Deciding to volunteer for the army in hopes that father would be released; feeling conflicted upon being placed in a segregated unit

William Toshio Yasutake was interviewed together with his sister Mitsuye (Yasutake) Yamada and surviving brother, Joseph Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. He was interviewed individually on November 14, 2002.

Before being ...

Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-138-6)
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Leaving camp temporarily to help local farmers with beet topping work

William Toshio Yasutake was interviewed together with his sister Mitsuye (Yasutake) Yamada and surviving brother, Joseph Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. He was interviewed individually on November 14, 2002.

Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned to conduct their ...

Martha Nishitani Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-71-19)
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Social life in Minidoka concentration camp: dancing and meeting boys
Charles Oihe Hamasaki Interview Segment 31 (ddr-densho-1000-274-31)
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Visiting 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.

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