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 Vol. III No. 4 (April 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-139)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 4 (April 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-139)
Selected article titles: "Women May Revise Answers" (p. 1), "Youth Has Narrow Escape from Death" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 17 (February 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-274)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 17 (February 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-274)
Selected article titles: "Japanese Should Join Larger Groups to be Effective -- Embree" (p. 1), "Draft Clarifications Made" (p. 4), "Questions on Leave for Army Induction Given" (p. 4), "Myer Sends Instructions to Nisei of Draft Age" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 25 (May 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-163)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 25 (May 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-163)
Selected article titles: "Morale Meeting Set by Council" (p. 1), "Relocation Forum for Resettlers Scheduled" (p. 1), "At-Home Students to Get Schooling" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 37 (September 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-217)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 37 (September 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-217)
Selected article titles: "489 Topazans Leave Friday for Tule Trek" (p. 1), "Ebiharas, Largest Topaz Family to Leave, Plan Relocation in Ohio" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 24 (May 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-162)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 24 (May 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-162)
Selected article titles: "Another Shooting Stirs Topaz; No One Injured" (p. 1), "McEntire Probes Labor Shortage" (p. 1), "Editorial: Make Sure Before You Go" (p. 2), "Chicago Area Surveyed for Relocators: Committee in Windy City Gives Hints to Settlers" (p. 7).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 39 (February 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-102)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 39 (February 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-102)
Selected article titles: "No More Home Registration" (p. 1), "Residents, Not War Dept., Hold Answer, Says Myer" (p. 1), "7425 Volunteer from Hawaii" (p. 1), "Question 27 Clarified by Lt. W.L. Tracy" (p. 1), "City to Have No Meat on 2 Days of Each Week" (p. 2), "Coast Evacuees May Dispose of Stored Vehicles" (p ...
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 8 (April 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-144)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 8 (April 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-144)
Selected article titles: "Hot Chimney Causes Fire" (p. 1), "Editorial: True Americans, Too" (p. 2), "Residents Urged to Utilize Coal" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 32 (February 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-94)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 32 (February 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-94)
Selected article titles: "War Dept., WRA Plans to be Heard Tonight" (p. 1), "Art School Head and Wife Speak at University" (p. 1), "President Endorses Combat Team Plans" (p. 1), "Letter from FDR" (p. 1), "Dining Hall to Cook Diet Foods" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 16 (February 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-384)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 16 (February 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-384)
Selected article titles: "Myer Answers Questions, Explains Reasons for Closing WRA Centers" (p. 1), "Public Acceptance Best in History, Says Myer. Overflow Audience Hears Director" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 13 (May 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-304)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 13 (May 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-304)
Selected article titles: "Blocks 8 and 12 to Close Soon; DH's Close May 29" (p. 1), "Sgt. Kuroki Coming to Visit Topaz Next Week" (p. 1), "Mayor's Discrimination Arouses Many Protests" (p. 6).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 10 (February 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-378)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 10 (February 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-378)
Selected article titles: "Segregees to be Restricted Travel Outside of Camp" (p. 1), "Turner Says California has Favorable Sentiment, Problems" (p. 1), "Alien Travel Over 5 Miles Permitted" (p. 5), "Radio Program Dramatizes Story of Sgt. Kuroki" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 7 (January 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-68)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 7 (January 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-68)
Selected article titles: "History of Utah Part II" (p. 1), "Record of Temporary City Council" (p. 1), "Poem on Topaz" (p. 2), "Dillon Myer in Common Ground" (p. 4), "Caleb Foote in Fellowship" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 27 (December 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-246)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 27 (December 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-246)
Selected article titles: "Educators' Conference to Open Here. 20 Delegates to Attend" (p. 1), "Root Cellar Digging Starts" (p. 1), "TB Tests Given Camp Hogs; 5 Diseased" (p. 3), "Group Urges Restoration of Tule Control to WRA" (p. 3), "Gripsholm Reaches New York Harbor" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 8 (August 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-423)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 8 (August 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-423)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Troop to Lead V-J Day Parade in Italy" (p. 1), "Times to End Publication" (p. 1), "WRA Criticized" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 33 (February 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-95)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 33 (February 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-95)
Selected article titles: "Residents Hear Proclamation on Combat Team" (p. 1), "Mechanics of Topaz Registration Given" (p. 1), "Citizen Questions Answered" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 10 (January 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-71)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 10 (January 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-71)
Selected article titles: "Gov. Maw Arrives Tomorrow. Executive to Swear New Councilmen Into Office" (p. 1), "Report Certain Copyrights by Friday, Jan. 15" (p. 2), "Outside Job Questionnaire Being Prepared" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 8 (January 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-264)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 8 (January 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-264)
Selected article titles: "Ernst Comments on Nisei Draft" (p. 1), "Relocation Discussions to be Resumed Tuesday" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 34 (February 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-97)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 34 (February 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-97)
Selected article titles: "Final Citizens' Meeting to be Held Tonight" (p. 1), "Utah Senators Tour Project" (p. 1), "Sample Queries in Registration Given" (p. 1), "Non-Evacuee Citizens Also May Volunteer" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 9 (May 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-403)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 9 (May 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-403)
Selected article titles: "Another Livingston Incident is Reported; SF Paper Wants Action" (p. 1), "Evacuees' Return to Coast Okayed by Oregon CIO" (p. 3), "Officers Investigate Attack on Evacuee Home" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 58 (March 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-121)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 58 (March 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-121)
Selected article titles: "Four Brothers Volunteer at Minidoka Ctr." (p. 1), "97 Volunteer for Army Combat Team" (p. 1), "Army Reduces Exclusion Area" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 5 (October 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-349)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 5 (October 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-349)
Selected article titles: "Exclusion of Japanese from Coast Petitioned" (p. 1), "Seven Residents Injured Sat. in Truck Accident" (p. 1), "Japan Plans Help to Repatriates" (p. 1), "'Remember Pearl Harbor' League Rapped by Myer" (p. 2), "Colonization Plan for Residents Unable to Leave Centers Suggested" (p. 2), "Army Claims Evacuation was Military Necessity" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 5 (January 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-66)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 5 (January 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-66)
Selected article titles: "CAS Lists Rules for Outings" (p. 1), "Employment Statistics Released" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 32 (December 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-42)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 32 (December 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-42)
Selected article titles: "Volunteers Leave City for U.S. Army" (p. 1), "New Leave Application Available" (p. 1), "No Passes for Children to be Issued" (p. 1).
Topaz All Aboard (Spring 1944) (ddr-densho-142-428)
doc Topaz All Aboard (Spring 1944) (ddr-densho-142-428)
Selected article titles: "Footprints in the Dust" (p. 5), "Mr. and Mrs. Issei" (p. 16), "Little Citizens Speak" (p. 24), "Evacuation Japanese of the West Coast" (p. 33), "Our Younger Generation" (p. 43).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 9 (April 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-146)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 9 (April 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-146)
Selected article titles: "Committee of 15 Asks No Stoppage of Work" (p. 1), "Spanish Consul, State Dept. Man Arrive Today" (p. 1), "Outgoing Residents Told to Notify Draft Boards" (p. 2).
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