Minidoka

Concentration Camp

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Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 9 (April 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-175)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 9 (April 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-175)
Selected article titles: "6-Point Program Launched to Back Marcantonio Bill. Measure Would Amend Naturalization Law to Permit Orientals to Become Citizens" (p. 1), "Nisei in Armed Forces Permitted to Enter, Travel on West Coast. Barriers Against Japanese Relaxed Thru DeWitt's Latest Proclamation" (p. 1), "DeWitt Stymies Plan for Nisei's Return to Coast" (p. 1 ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. V No. 9 (April 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-119-136)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. V No. 9 (April 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-119-136)
Selected article titles: "Casualties High as Nisei Spearhead New Offensive" (p. 1), "Jury Acquits Three Arsonists at Trial in Sumio Doi Case" (p. 1), "Resettlement Assistance Given on Basis of Need" (p. 1), "No Seasonal Leaves to be Given Here" (p. 1), "Any Resemblance to Ku Kluxers?" (p. 2), "WRA Policies Featured in Springfield Paper" (p ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 52 (February 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-119-127)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 52 (February 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-119-127)
Selected article titles: "Recruiting Underway for Ordnance Work at Sioux" (p. 1), "Myer Opposes Housing PW's in WRA Centers" (p. 1), "Two Draft Evaders Sentenced in Boise" (p. 1), "Indef. Leave Procedure Clarified" (p. 1), "Group Ask Expulsion of U.S. Japanese" (p. 2).
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. V No. 20 (July 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-119-147)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. V No. 20 (July 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-119-147)
Selected article titles: "Tenney Evidence False R.B. Cozzens Charges" (p. 1), "Nisei in Army Number 20,000 Reports WRA" (p. 1), "Irrigator Folds" (p. 1), "Former Evacuee Commits Suicide" (p. 1), "ACLU Posts $1,000 For Anti-Japanese Acts of Terrorism" (p. 1), "Nisei Citizenship Doubted in Army" (p. 1), "Issei Prohibited to Lease Property" (p ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 38 (November 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-63)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 38 (November 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-63)
Selected article titles: "National War Fund Drive Begins in Hunt" (p. 1), "More Eligible for Assistance Grants" (p. 1), "Blk. 23 Witnesses Early Morning Fire" (p. 1), "Inter-racial Farm Set Up in Spokane" (p. 1), "Nisei Relocated in Rochester Find Warmth and Fresh Promise" (p. 1), "Director Best Gives Story on Tule Lake Disturbance. Segregation Center ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 17 (June 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-119-92)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 17 (June 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-119-92)
Selected article titles: "Post Office Gives Dates on Overseas Christmas Mailing" (p. 1), "New York District Relocation Office Staff, Expands" (p. 1), "ASTRP Now Open to Nisei Candidates" (p. 1), "New Gate Procedure Now Put Into Effect. Day Pass to be Turned in to Clerk for Blue Badge Before Leaving Center, Rose States. System to Speed ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 10 (April 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-119-85)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 10 (April 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-119-85)
Selected article titles: "51 Hunt Men Report for Induction at Ft. Douglas. Huge Sendoff Given Minidoka Inductees. Over Three Thousand Well-Wishers Gather at Main Gate Thursday. Four Report for Duty" (p. 1), "Poultry, Livestock Production Boosted In Centers. Acreage Also Up In Row Crops" (p. 1), "Five Tule Lakers Detained by WRA" (p. 1), "Nisei Commando ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. I No. 13 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-119-12)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. I No. 13 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-119-12)
Selected article titles: "Jerome to Deal With Felonies" (p. 1), "Residents May Send For Privately-Stored Goods" (p. 1), "Qualifications Defined for Work Leaves" (p. 1), "2285 Workers Out on Farms" (p. 1), "Editorial: Coal Crew Heroes" (p. 2), "Bus Line Starts Operating: 20 Round Trips Slated Daily" (p. 2), "Hunt to Have Sewerage of Latest Type ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 13 (May 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-119-88)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 13 (May 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-119-88)
Selected article titles: "Residents Repair Damage to Canal. 1,800 Ft. of Sagebrush Rip-rap Destroyed by Fire Sunday Night" (p. 1), "Family Interviews Now Being Conducted Here" (p. 1), "73 Percent of Nisei in U.S. Never in Japan" (p. 1), "Reservists Must Notify of Moving" (p. 1), "Seattle Property Must Be Moved" (p. 1), "Americanization ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. I No. 28 (December 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-119-20)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. I No. 28 (December 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-119-20)
Selected article titles: "Rules Clarify Stored Goods of Evacuees" (p. 1), "Federal Employment Outlook Held Promising for Evacuees" (p. 1), "$3000 Donated By Seattle JACL For Relocation" (p. 1), "Data On Harvest Conditions Sought Thru Questionnaire" (p. 1), "Art Exhibit Scheduled in January" (p. 3), "284 Colleges On Approved Army List for Evacuees" (p. 3), "Tule ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. I No. 16 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-119-151)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. I No. 16 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-119-151)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Faces Barriers -- Miyagawa" (p. 1), "Post-Hallowe'en Pranks Reported" (p. 1), "Unpaid Mess Workers! Get Pay Due You" (p. 1), "Eight Boys Blast Charges Made by Millar as 'Groundless, Unfair'" (p. 1), "Barbed Wire Fences Start Going Up in Hospital Area" (p. 1), "Editorial: More Socials Needed" (p. 2), "Males Outnumber Females ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. V No. 6 (April 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-119-133)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. V No. 6 (April 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-119-133)
Selected article titles: "Salt Lake Supervisor Says WRA, Social Agencies Help" (p. 1), "Hawaii Introduces Bill For Nisei Enlistment in Navy" (p. 1), "Oath for Selective Service Questionnaires Revised" (p. 1), "800 Residents Resettle Since Ban Rescinding" (p. 1), "Anti-Japanese Group Now Collects Dues, Fees" (p. 1), "Aliens Ineligible to Become Citizens Affected by Law" (p ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 12 (May 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-179)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 12 (May 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-179)
Selected article titles: "Prejudice is Held Reason for Curfew. Lieut. Gen. DeWitt's Orders Scored in Supreme Court" (p. 1), "Evacuees' Return to Coastal Area Debated in House" (p. 1), "Transfer of Lt. Gen. DeWitt Confirmed by War Department" (p. 1), "Minidoka Leads in Number of Leaves Granted" (p. 1), "Critical Writer Shortage! SOS!" (p. 2).
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 30 (September 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-56)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 30 (September 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-56)
Selected article titles: "President Gives Report on Evacuees to Senate Group" (p. 1), "WAC Meetings Next Tuesday, Wednesday" (p. 1), "Appointment of Gen. Emmons Cause Policy Speculation" (p. 1), "Camp-wide Hunt Annual Will Make Debut Soon; Blocks Being Covered for Group Pictures" (p. 1), "Eight Unable to Get Aboard Exchange Ship" (p. 1), "Transferees Prepare for ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 27 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-119-100)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. IV No. 27 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-119-100)
Selected article titles: "13 McClellan Men Become Rifle Experts. Camp Savage Soldiers Taking Basic Work in Alabama" (p. 1), "Roosevelt Gives Citation to Famed 100th Battalion" (p. 1), "R. C. Receives Resuscitator" (p. 1), "Evacuees With Urgent Property Business, Call Cox" (p. 1), "Notify Home-town Papers About Soldier Casualties" (p. 1), "Goodbye and Good Luck Department ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 44 (December 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-69)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. III No. 44 (December 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-119-69)
Selected article titles: "Polls Open Tuesday for Ratification of Charter. Copies of Document in English and Japanese Distributed to Residents by Block Delegates" (p. 1), "Center Flu Cases Not Epidemic Yet -- L.M. Neher" (p. 1), "Magnuson Protest on Evacuee Coast Return Fails" (p. 1), "Requests for Repatriation Must be Sent Now" (p. 1), "U of ...
Minidoka Irrigator Vol. I No. 4 (September 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-119-4)
doc Minidoka Irrigator Vol. I No. 4 (September 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-119-4)
Selected article titles: "Self-Gov't. to Begin" (p. 1), "Farm Hands to Commute" (p. 1), "Mass Meetings Scheduled Move Toward Democracy" (p. 1), "Ten Students Relocated" (p. 1), "Absentee Ballot Request Forms Arrive for Voters" (p. 2), "Glenn Moots Clothes Issue at Bay City" (p. 2), "Census Hits Block-A-Day Pace" (p. 2), "Couple Wed at Jerome ...
Four sisters (ddr-densho-348-8)
img Four sisters (ddr-densho-348-8)
Four sisters, Mary, Imelda, Mary Jane, and Irene who all returned to Minidoka concentration camp from the East Coast for their brother Francis "Bako" Kinoshita's funeral.
doc "Relocation Center" composition (ddr-densho-334-1)
May Okano Sakuma's composition reflecting on her time at Minidoka concentration camp.
Letter from a Nisei man (ddr-densho-155-12)
doc Letter from a Nisei man (ddr-densho-155-12)
This letter was sent to a Minidoka concentration camp administrator who worked in the procurement office.
Letter from a Nisei woman (ddr-densho-155-7)
doc Letter from a Nisei woman (ddr-densho-155-7)
This letter was sent to a Minidoka concentration camp administrator who worked in the procurement office.
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