Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

World War II (13)
Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (62)

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Japanese American Hibakusha, Harry S. Truman

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Atomic bomb dome (ddr-densho-107-39)
img Atomic bomb dome (ddr-densho-107-39)
Looking toward Genbaku Dome (atomic bomb dome) located near the epicenter of atomic destruction of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945. This building was a commercial exhibition hall. Roy Matsumoto's mother and other members of his family lived two blocks from this dome.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 94, No. 21 (May 28, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-21)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 94, No. 21 (May 28, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-21)
Selected article titles: "Immigration Law May Undergo Major Change" (pp. 1, 9), "Fortune Mag Says 'Orientals' Don't Need Affirmative Action" (pp. 1, 5), "From the Frying Pan: Compensation Act for A-Bomb Fallout Victims" (p. 5), and "U.S. Census Says Asian Women Outnumber Men" (p. 9).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 23 (December 3, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-48)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 23 (December 3, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-48)
Selected article titles: "Johnston Issues 'Last Call' for Former Ca. State Workers" (pp. 1, 8), "Nikkei Autoworker Speaks Out on U.S. Industry's Problems" (pp. 1, 8), "Another 'Relocation'" (pp. 6, 8), and "U.S. Doctor Recalls Nagasaki After Bombing: 'Ghost Town'" (p. 8).
Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-325-16)
vh Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-325-16)
Returning to school after the atomic bombing

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Kay Matsuoka Segment 37 (ddr-densho-1000-48-37)
vh Kay Matsuoka Segment 37 (ddr-densho-1000-48-37)
Receiving news of, and reaction to news of bombing of Hiroshima
The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 56 (July 13, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-223)
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 56 (July 13, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-223)
"B.C. Fishermen Disapprove of Biased Action" (p. 1), "Talks on ENI to be Heard" (p. 1), "Schmoe, Rev. Andrews to Leave this Week for Hiroshima City" (p. 1).
Marion Tsutakawa Kanemoto Interview Segment 39 (ddr-densho-1000-148-39)
vh Marion Tsutakawa Kanemoto Interview Segment 39 (ddr-densho-1000-148-39)
Learning of oldest brother's life in Japan and his participation in the clean up after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima; reaction to hearing of the end of the war
Frank Fukuhara Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1004-1-8)
vh Frank Fukuhara Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1004-1-8)
Witnessing firsthand the effects of the atomic bombing

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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 11 (September 10, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-36)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 11 (September 10, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-36)
Selected article titles: "Mixed Ancestry of Nisei Wk. Queens Is a Topic of Concern" (pp. 1, 3, 8), "Seattle JAs Riled by Column Espousing Anti-Japan Ideas" (pp. 1, 6), "Nagasaki Survivor Seeking Last Hope" (p. 1), and "East Wind: Pacific Citizen: A Free Press" (p. 5).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 25 (December 17, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-50)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 25 (December 17, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-50)
Selected article titles: "Matsui Chides Hayakawa for Dec. 7 Anti-Redress Speech" (p. 1), "U.S.-Japan Trade: Showdown Nears" (pp. 1, 4), "A-Bomb Survivors to Seek Hibakusha Research Bill" (p. 2), and "From the Frying Pan: Niihau: Bizarre Episode of WWII" (p. 5).
Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-325-14)
vh Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-325-14)
Ongoing medical problems as a result of exposure to the atomic bomb

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Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-325-15)
vh Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-325-15)
Witnessing the atomic bombing from three miles away

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Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-325-12)
vh Jack Dairiki Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-325-12)
Living in Hiroshima when the atomic bomb was dropped

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Hideo Hoshide Interview II Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-185-18)
vh Hideo Hoshide Interview II Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-185-18)
Witnessing the devastation of Hiroshima shortly after the atomic bombing
Tokio Yamane Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-432-30)
vh Tokio Yamane Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-432-30)
Hearing about the atomic bombing of Hiroshima (Japanese language)

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Izumi Hirano Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-317-8)
vh Izumi Hirano Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-317-8)
The immediate aftermath of the atomic bombing: seeing other survivors

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Asano Terao Interview II Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-109-23)
vh Asano Terao Interview II Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-109-23)
Reaction to hearing of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan (Japanese language)

This interview was conducted in Japanese and was translated so as to convey Mrs. Terao's way of speaking as closely as possible. For example, there are instances in which she makes some grammatical errors. These mistakes are conveyed through similar grammatical errors in ...

Mitsue Matsui Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1008-3-18)
vh Mitsue Matsui Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1008-3-18)
Reaction to dropping of atomic bomb over Hiroshima

Members of the National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS) arranged for and conducted this interview in conjunction with Densho.

Harvey Watanabe Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1008-5-22)
vh Harvey Watanabe Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1008-5-22)
Reaction to the news of the atomic bombs destroying Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Members of the National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS) arranged for and conducted this interview in conjunction with Densho.

Takashi Matsui Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1008-4-19)
vh Takashi Matsui Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1008-4-19)
Reaction to atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, realizing the devastating effects

Members of the National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS) arranged for and conducted this interview in conjunction with Densho.

Pacific Citizen, Vol. 88, No. 2042 (May 11, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-18)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 88, No. 2042 (May 11, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-18)
Selected article titles: "JACL Hosts Congressional Reception on Heritage Week" (pp. 1, 11), "$9,000 Raised for Washington Post Ad Addressed to Sen. Hayakawa" (pp. 1, 11), "Hiroshima Medical Team Back in U.S. to Check on Hibakusha" (p. 3), and "Substance Determining Sex in Embryo Discovered by Ohno" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 94, No. 13 (April 2, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-13)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 94, No. 13 (April 2, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-13)
Selected article titles: "Hiroshima A-Bomb Survivors in Senate Urge Nuclear Arm Limit" (p. 1), "Noguchi Vows to Fight 30-Day Suspension" (p. 1), "Reparations and the Law" (pp. 2, 8), and "1980 Asian/Pacific Population of U.S. by State" [table] (p. 4).
Nobuko Miyake-Stoner Interview Segment 1 (ddr-densho-1000-242-1)
vh Nobuko Miyake-Stoner Interview Segment 1 (ddr-densho-1000-242-1)
Growing up in Hiroshima, Japan, in the years following the atomic bombing
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