Minidoka

Concentration Camp

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June Takahashi Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-88-23)
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Memories of "Camp Minidoka" as a teenager: school and work
Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-152-21)
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Moving to Minidoka concentration camp; several older siblings leave camp for the Midwest
Fumiko Uyeda Groves Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-10-28)
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Father is reunited with family, and son doesn't recognize him
Nobu Suzuki Interview I Segment 35 (ddr-densho-1000-84-35)
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Writing to social service groups outside camp

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 34 (ddr-densho-1000-84-34)
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Activities of the Girls Reserve

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.

Art Abe Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-206-21)
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Father perishes in the desert outside of Minidoka concentration camp
Robert Coombs Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-146-24)
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Encountering prejudice while in Twin Falls, Idaho, buying goods for the Japanese Americans in Minidoka
Art Ishida Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-363-21)
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Transferring to Minidoka under threat of violence

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.

Connie Thorson Chandler Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-159-2)
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Early memories of the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho: guard checkpoint, difference between camp inmate versus administration housing
Connie Thorson Chandler Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-159-8)
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As a white child in Minidoka, altering eye appearance to fit in with Japanese American children
Connie Thorson Chandler Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-159-4)
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Attending school in the Minidoka concentration camp as a white child
Connie Thorson Chandler Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-159-10)
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Memories of Christmas festivities in camp, celebrating with Norwegian kitchen workers
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 39 (ddr-densho-1000-170-39)
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Daughter moves out to attend school; Peggie and son are transferred to Minidoka
Party invitation (ddr-densho-361-4)
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Handwritten invitation to the Bussei Installation social
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