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. VI No. 18 (February 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-275)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 18 (February 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-275)
Selected article titles: "35 Nisei Youths Acceptable for Draft Revealed" (p. 1), "Story of Relocation to East States to be Told" (p. 1), "Farm Unit: Oriental Seeds Needed Urgently" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 6 (January 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-261)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 6 (January 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-261)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Conclave Theme Chosen; Speaker Named" (p. 1), "National Evacuees' Meet in Chicago Postponed" (p. 1), "Army Returns Tule to WRA" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 35 (December 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-254)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 35 (December 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-254)
Selected article titles: "National WRA Head Sends Yule Message" (p. 1), "Huge Center-wide Xmas Program Slated Tonight" (p. 1), "Drivers and Pedestrians are Cautioned" (p. 3), "Block Managers Deluged With Messages from the Beginning" (p. 3), "Bill Repealing Chinese Exclusion Act Approved" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 16 (November 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-360)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 16 (November 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-360)
Selected article titles: "FDR Uncertain Whether West Coast Will Open" (p. 1), "ACLU Fund" (p. 1), "Japanese Nationals May Volunteer for US Army" (p. 1), "State Cannot Prevent Evacuees' Return, Warren" (p. 2), "'Stop Hating,' Says Joe E. Brown" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 36 (February 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-99)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 36 (February 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-99)
Selected article titles: "Get Replies from War Dept. to 3 Questions" (p. 1), "800 Attend Mass Meeting" (p. 1), "Mass Registration Schedule Prepared" (p. 1), "Importance of Resident I.D. Cards Stressed" (p. 2), "Instructions Released on Internee Mail" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 16 (February 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-273)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 16 (February 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-273)
Selected article titles: "List of Draft Ineligible Men Received Here" (p. 1), "Draft Age Nisei May Appeal for Reconsideration" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 8 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-376)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 8 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-376)
Selected article titles: "Evacuees Receive Warm Welcome on Return to San Francisco" (p. 1), "Gun Wielder Recalls No Memory of Shooting; Claims Amnesia" (p. 1), "Two Families Return to Fresno, Receive Welcome" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 62 (March 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-125)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 62 (March 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-125)
Selected article titles: "Residents Need Certificates to Purchase Shoes" (p. 1), "Reply Given to Issei's Letter" (p. 1), "3-Month Weather Record for This Area Shows Mildest Winter" (p. 2), "Bill Introduced to Give Citizenship to Orientals" (p. 2), "Farm Rodent Control Mooted" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Special (February 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-96)
doc Topaz Times Special (February 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-96)
Selected article titles: "Proclamation Made. Aims of Volunteer Program Clarified. Lieut. Tracy Discloses Government's Purpose at Special Resident Meeting" (p. 1), "Ernst States Object of WRA Registration" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 16 (May 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-309)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 16 (May 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-309)
Selected article titles: "Project Director Leaves for New Job with UNRRA" (p. 1), "22,000 Evacuees Resettle Away from Pacific Coast" (p. 2), "Canada Japanese Start Test Case" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 19 (January 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-80)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 19 (January 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-80)
Selected article titles: "Myer Gives Advice on Resettlement" (p. 1), "History of Utah Part III" (p. 2), "High School to Hold Election" (p. 6), "Cadet Teaching, Curriculum Programs Joined" (p. 6).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 16 (August 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-196)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 16 (August 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-196)
Selected article titles: "Repatriates Board to Survey Need" (p. 1), "Hughes Clarifies Food Crop Assignment Program" (p. 1), "National JACL Incurs Deficit Testing Cases" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 11 (October 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-230)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 11 (October 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-230)
Selected article titles: "Director Ernst Clarifies Tule Situation in Letter" (p. 1), "One-Third of Pipelines in Center are Replaced" (p. 1), "Employees' Compensation Act Embraces Evacuees" (p. 2), "New Arrivals: 14 Tule Lake Workers Here" (p. 2), "California Lawyers Available to Evacuees Living in Centers" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 1 (January 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-256)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 1 (January 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-256)
Selected article titles: "Happy New Year" (p. 1), "100 Family Heads Called to Discuss Future Plans" (p. 3), "Columnist Discovers the Nisei and is Sympathetic" (p. 4), "Topaz and Resettlement: Beyond Our Borders" (p. 7), "No Nisei in Japanese Army, Says Military Magazine" (p. 8).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 30 (September 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-210)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 30 (September 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-210)
Selected article titles: "Problems Arise as Garage Crew Leaves Work" (p. 1), "Italy Conferred Military Truce" (p. 1), "125 Topaz Families Relocate; Majority in Salt Lake City" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 17 (May 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-310)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 17 (May 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-310)
Selected article titles: "Tule Nisei Dies from MP's Shot " (p. 1), "New Gate Control Method Released. Red & Blue Badges to Identify Hikers, Shoppers" (p. 2), "Hospital Mess Hall Cleaned by Block Managers, Painters Needed" (p. 2), "Sentry Shoots Nisei at Tule " (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 14 (February 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-382)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 14 (February 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-382)
Selected article titles: "Relocation to Coast Declared Encouraging" (p. 1), "Approved Visitors Not Required Fees" (p. 1), "Real Test of Feeling on Coast to Come in Planting Season" (p. 1), "Nisei Patient Accepted by Other Hospitals" (p. 2), "Topaz is Second in Relocation" (p. 3), "Church Groups Advertise to Combat Prejudice" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 23 (November 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-33)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 23 (November 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-33)
Selected article titles: "The City: Army Opening Recruiting Center Here. Language School Officers Arrive" (p. 1), "Editorial" (p. 1), "City Bell to Be Dedicated: Program at School Area" (p. 2), "Seek Teachers in Japanese to Instruct Armed Forces" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 44 (December 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-54)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 44 (December 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-54)
Selected article titles: "Hundreds Search for Missing Nisei" (p. 1), "Request Not to Remove Survey Stakes" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 1 (April 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-395)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 1 (April 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-395)
Selected article titles: "Spain Withdraws as Protector of Japanese Nat'ls" (p. 1), "Transportation Problems of Relocators Discussed" (p. 1), "WRA Promises Aid in Placing Children in Outside Public Schools, Viles Says" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 27 (May 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-165)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 27 (May 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-165)
Selected article titles: "Air Conditioning Program Started" (p. 1), "Family Style Service to be Inaugurated in Dining Halls" (p. 1), "Chicago Living Cost Analysis Given. Here are Some Case Histories of Resettlers" (p. 7).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 19 (June 22, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-413)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 19 (June 22, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-413)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Students Ineligible to Attend Millard Schools" (p. 1), "GI's Rap Racism" (p. 2), "Race Hatred Condemned" (p. 2), "4C Draft Status May be Changed by Registrants" (p. 4), "Canada Japanese to be Segregated" (p. 6), "Ickes' Criticisms Unwarranted, Unappreciated -- Justice Crosby" (p. 6).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 33 (September 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-213)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 33 (September 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-213)
Selected article titles: "Transferees' Special Mail Service Set" (p. 1), "Lt. General DeWitt Relieved by Lt. General Delos Emmons" (p. 1), "Killing Frost Due Soon; Farm Crops Endangered" (p. 1), "Topaz Gets Vegetables from Tule" (p. 2).
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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