Conflicts, intimidation, and violence

World War II (20)
Concentration camps (120)
Conflicts, intimidation, and violence (141)
Manzanar riot/uprising (4)
Poston strike (2)

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Informants / "inu"

141 items
Harry Ueno Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1002-7-22)
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Held inside the camp jail after being accused of assaulting a suspected camp "informer"
Min Tonai Interview II Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-302-5)
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Tensions between Japanese Americans and camp guards

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.

Min Tonai Interview II Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-302-4)
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Memories of the "Santa Anita riot"

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.

The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 23 (June 8, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-72)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 23 (June 8, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-72)
Selected article titles: "Food Committee to Be Elected" (p. 1), "Eight Violators Given Jail Terms" (p. 1), "Doubt Constitutionality of 2 Sections of New Law" (p. 2), and "Japanese in LA Hold Memorial Day Services" (p. 3).
The Newell Star, Vol. I, No. 17 (June 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-284-24)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. I, No. 17 (June 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-284-24)
Selected article titles: "Army Trial to Decide Okamoto Case Outcome" (p. 1), "Reporters Reveal Story on Tule Lake Farm Area" (pp. 2, 4), and "Ondo Practices in Preparation for 'Obonye'" (p. 3).
New Republic article:
doc New Republic article: "Trouble Among Japanese Americans" (ddr-densho-35-343)
This New Republic article was written by Isamu Noguchi, the reknowned 20th century artist and sculptor.
Frank S. Fujii Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-8-14)
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Relations between Japanese Americans from different cities in camp

This interview was conducted over two days due to electrical problems. The majority of the interview was completed on the second day, September 5.

Tokio Yamane Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-432-10)
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Daily life in the Tule Lake stockade (Japanese language)

This interview was conducted in Japanese. The transcript is a translation of the original interview. 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 ...

Jim Akutsu Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-2-33)
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JACL "spies" in camp

Interview was conducted over two days because of delays caused by technical difficulties.

Kazie Good Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-429-13)
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Being harassed and beaten up by other Japanese Americans in camp
Clifford Uyeda Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-122-19-10)
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Discussion of informers within the Japanese American community during World War II

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead ...

Bruce T. Kaji Interview I Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-289-12)
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Witnessing the so-called "Manzanar riot"

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-354-24)
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Witnessing the Santa Anita riot

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Art Hansen Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-122-23-8)
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Mike Masaoka's role as leader of the 1942 all-camp conference

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily ...

Frank Miyamoto Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1002-1-13)
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Conflicts and attacks regarding the so-called "loyalty questionnaire"
Frank Miyamoto Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1002-1-10)
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Difficulties in camp, and the attitude of the Japanese American Citizens League
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