Minidoka

Concentration Camp

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Memo from camp director regarding clothing allowances (ddr-densho-274-27)
doc Memo from camp director regarding clothing allowances (ddr-densho-274-27)
Memo from Minidoka concentration camp Director H.L. Stafford on clothing allowances. Describes who is eligible for the allowance and how to apply.
Letter to Frances Haglund from James Watanabe (ddr-densho-275-37)
doc Letter to Frances Haglund from James Watanabe (ddr-densho-275-37)
A letter about the medical facilities in the concentration camps.
Newpaper clipping about Frances Haglund (ddr-densho-275-79)
doc Newpaper clipping about Frances Haglund (ddr-densho-275-79)
An article written about Frances Haglund and her article titled "Behind Barbed Wire."
Letter to Frances Haglund (ddr-densho-275-15)
doc Letter to Frances Haglund (ddr-densho-275-15)
Letter to Frances Haglund from Lury Sato answering some of Frances's questions. Also notes possibly written by Frances
Letter from Frances Haglund to her mother (ddr-densho-275-1)
doc Letter from Frances Haglund to her mother (ddr-densho-275-1)
Letter Frances Haglund wrote to her mother describing the New Year festivities at Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho
Letter from Frances Haglund to her mother (ddr-densho-275-2)
doc Letter from Frances Haglund to her mother (ddr-densho-275-2)
Letter Frances Haglund wrote to her mother shortly after arriving to teach at Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho
Letter to Frances Haglund from George L. Townsend (ddr-densho-275-40)
doc Letter to Frances Haglund from George L. Townsend (ddr-densho-275-40)
A letter from George Townsend regarding Frances Haglund's article "Behind Barbed Wire."
Letter to Frances Haglund from Lury Sato (ddr-densho-275-38)
doc Letter to Frances Haglund from Lury Sato (ddr-densho-275-38)
A letter providing Frances Haglund with contacts to interview about their incarceration experiences.
Christmas card (ddr-densho-275-65)
doc Christmas card (ddr-densho-275-65)
A Christmas card made at Minidoka concentration camp.
Keirokai Aim (ddr-densho-275-49)
doc Keirokai Aim (ddr-densho-275-49)
An article written by Yoriaki Nakagawa, adult education counsellor announcing a Keirokai (Senior Appreciation Day) at Minidoka.
Letter from Frances Haglund to her mother (ddr-densho-275-4)
doc Letter from Frances Haglund to her mother (ddr-densho-275-4)
Letter Frances Haglund wrote to her mother from Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho
Induction, Records, & Statistics (ddr-densho-280-9)
doc Induction, Records, & Statistics (ddr-densho-280-9)
This document outlines the services and functions of the "Induction, Records, and Statistics" department.
Minidoka Coop Theater play list (ddr-densho-280-5)
doc Minidoka Coop Theater play list (ddr-densho-280-5)
Handwritten list of theatrical productions, including composers.
The Harmonaires (ddr-densho-280-8)
doc The Harmonaires (ddr-densho-280-8)
This document outlines the history of the musical group, "The Harmonaires," starting in 1939 and following them through the war. A complete list of musicians is included.
Hunt Organization Outline (ddr-densho-280-6)
doc Hunt Organization Outline (ddr-densho-280-6)
Typed and revised outline of the Hunt Organization.
doc "List of Tuleans" (ddr-densho-291-39)
A listing of the people moved from Tule Lake to Minidoka. Also includes a notice to those living in Minidoka explaining the plans for housing the new residents.
doc "Doubled-up families, Blks. 1-10" (ddr-densho-291-23)
A document discussing the doubled-up families in Minidoka concentration camp barracks.
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