Topaz Times

The Topaz Times was published in the Topaz concentration camp, Utah, from September 1942 to August 1945. The newspaper was staffed mainly by camp inmates who wrote the articles, set the type, and printed the final copies.

Topaz Times (433)

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Topaz Times (newspaper)

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Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 13 (August 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-333)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 13 (August 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-333)
Selected article titles: "Tule Too Full to Accommodate New Segregees" (p. 1), "Residents Must Burn Rubbish from 6-8 AM" (p. 1), "Three Sisters Convicted; May File for New Trial" (p. 2), "Canada: Canada to Test Japanese Loyalty" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 21 (February 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-278)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 21 (February 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-278)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Platoon Goes on 'Suicide Mission;' 11 Return" (p. 1), "Men May Apply for Camp Savage" (p. 1), "Mayor Kelly of Chicago Backs Race Study Group" (p. 2), "Editorial: Chicago Sun Raps West Congressmen" (p. 2).
Volunteers of Topaz (1943) (ddr-densho-142-432)
doc Volunteers of Topaz (1943) (ddr-densho-142-432)
Selected article titles: "A Letter from the President to the Secretary of War..." (p. 5), "Volunteering in Topaz" (p. 6), "Excerpt from Editorial in 'Volunteers for Victory'" (p. 11).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 69 (March 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-132)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 69 (March 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-132)
Selected article titles: "Farmers to be Aided by WRA Offices" (p. 1), "'Volunteering is Affirmation of Loyalty' Enlistees Write to Congressmen" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Christmas Edition (December 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-56)
doc Topaz Times Christmas Edition (December 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-56)
Selected article titles: "Fire Protection" (p. 1), "PTA Meeting a Success" (p. 3), "Bookkeeping Added to Evening Class" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 23 (September 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-341)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 23 (September 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-341)
Selected article titles: "Regulations for Relocating 17-18 Year Olds Told" (p. 1), "Frost Causes Damages to Several Vegetable Crops" (p. 1), "Transfer of Camps to Army Indorsed" (p. 1), "Supreme Court to Hear 2 Test Cases on Oct. 10" (p. 2), "Child Shot by Playmate, Neighbors Befriend Family" (p. 2), "JACL Questions Members on Coast Return ...
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 19 (February 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-276)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 19 (February 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-276)
Selected article titles: "WRA Under Ickes" (p. 1), "President Signs Transfer. Director Myer Sends Message to Topaz WRA" (p. 1), "Draft Quotas, Penalties Given" (p. 2), "Conscientious Objectors" (p. 2), "What is '4C'" (p. 2), "1761 Persons Depart on Indefinites -- 19 Per Cent" (p. 3), "No Business: Licenses Denied Nisei in S.L.C." (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 13 (April 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-151)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 13 (April 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-151)
Selected article titles: "Screens to be Installed on Windows" (p. 1), "First Ten to be Inducted into Army" (p. 1), "WRA Issues Leaflet 'Relocating a People'" (p. 2), "Campaign Pushed on Citizenship for Orientals" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 4 (October 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-223)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 4 (October 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-223)
Selected article titles: "Killing Frost Predicted to Come Tonight" (p. 1), "3 Plead Guilty to Provo FSA Camp Assault Charges" (p. 1), "Exchange Ships En Route to Portuguese India" (p. 2), "YMCA Voices Approval to Draft Nisei" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 68 (March 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-131)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 68 (March 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-131)
Selected article titles: "Women May Revise Answers in Registration" (p. 1), "Advisory Board to Aid City Services" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 28 (March 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-285)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 28 (March 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-285)
Selected article titles: "Writer Says Nisei Fighting Hatred" (p. 1), "Self Sufficiency in Food Production is WRA Plan" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 56 (March 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-119)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 56 (March 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-119)
Selected article titles: "Time Given to Revise 'No' Reply to Question 27" (p. 1), "Voting Privileges of Evacuee Citizens Upheld" (p. 2), "Questions on Work Absence Answered" (p. 2), "Topaz Kitchen to Get Tofu" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 10 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-20)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 10 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-20)
Selected article titles: "The Churches: Protestants to Have Formal Opening" (p. 1), "Report on Organs Pianos Given" (p. 1), "The City: West Millard Appeals for Aid from Topaz for Scrap Drive" (p. 3), "Residents Aid Beet Harvest" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 16 (January 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-77)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 16 (January 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-77)
Selected article titles: "Glasses Available at Low Cost" (p. 1), "File Non-Work Back Claims by Jan. 31" (p. 1), "WRA Leave Work to be Speeded" (p. 1), "Dr. Carlisle Defends Nisei Loyalty" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 29 (March 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-286)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 29 (March 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-286)
Selected article titles: "Citizens' Suggestions on Draft Within Rights: Myer" (p. 1), "Utah Housewife Raps Race-Hate Group in Letter to SLC Paper" (p. 3), "Chinese American Blasts Persecutors of Japanese" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 16 (June 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-410)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 16 (June 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-410)
Selected article titles: "Capacity Crowd Attends Memorial Day Services" (p. 1), "Ross Favors Relocation While Jobs are Open, Sentiment Good" (p. 3), "Native Sons Oppose Return of Japanese" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 6 (April 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-297)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 6 (April 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-297)
Selected article titles: "Army Rejects 22 Topaz Draftees in Physicals" (p. 1), "Tule Lake: WRA Arrests Five Evacuees" (p. 1), "No Discrimination Felt by Cleveland Evacuees" (p. 2), "Persecutors of Nisei Denounced by AAF Captain in Time Magazine" (p. 4), "Restrictions on Evacuees in Utah Counties Relaxed" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 5 (July 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-325)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 5 (July 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-325)
Selected article titles: "Methodists: Evacuees' Return to Coast Urged" (p. 1), "27 Tuleans Get Draft Charges" (p. 1), "Chaperoned Housing for Girl Evacuees Started" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 5 (July 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-183)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 5 (July 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-183)
Selected article titles: "Millard County Jail Break Foiled by Former Resident" (p. 1), "9 Internees Join Families" (p. 1), "Vaccination: Residents Must Submit Names" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 60 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-123)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 60 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-123)
Selected article titles: "Welcome Hawaiians!!" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nurses' Aides Needed" (p. 2), "History of Utah" (p. 2), "World Citizenship: What About the Post-War Period?" (p. 11).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 31 (September 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-211)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 31 (September 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-211)
Selected article titles: "Anniversary Message" (p. 1), "Train Monitors for Tule Named" (p. 1), "Housing Unit Prepares Changes of Apartments" (p. 1), "Gripsholm Sails for Orient with 1300 Nationals" (p. 3), "High School Enrolls 20% Fewer Students" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 43 (February 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-106)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 43 (February 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-106)
Selected article titles: "Specifications for High School Given" (p. 1), "Farm Openings - Editorial" (p. 2), "Women to Take Place of Men Mess Workers" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 54 (March 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-117)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 54 (March 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-117)
Selected article titles: "Work Offered for 15 Families" (p. 1), "Topaz to Have Picnic Ground" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 70 (March 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-133)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 70 (March 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-133)
Selected article titles: "To Work on Booklet for Californians" (p. 1), "Families Wanted for Ogden Work" (p. 1), "College Group to Sponsor Wienie Bake" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 14 (August 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-194)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 14 (August 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-194)
Selected article titles: "Transfer Board Sets Hearings for 'No' Group" (p. 1), "Relocation Speeded Up for Transfer Emergency" (p. 1), "Three Injured in Car Mishap" (p. 1), "Legal Authority to Visit Topaz" (p. 2), "Single Men Repatriates Receive Transfer Orders" (p. 2).
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