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. II No. 64 (March 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-127)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 64 (March 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-127)
Selected article titles: "Council Heads Remind Youths of War Duty" (p. 1), "1000 Volunteer, Army Announces" (p. 1), "Selective Service Board Advises Male Citizens" (p. 2), "Civil Service to Employ Those in Centers" (p. 2), "Calif. Board Warned Not to Bar Evacuees from List" (p. 2), "W.C.C.A. Requests Evacuees Cease Clothing Queries" (p ...
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 29 (June 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-167)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 29 (June 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-167)
Selected article titles: "Need for Farm Workers Acute" (p. 1), "Residents Will Vote on Constitution Amendments" (p. 1), "Draft Registrar Issues Warnings" (p. 1), "Dust Control Treatment of Center's Land Area Slated" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 30 (March 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-287)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 30 (March 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-287)
Selected article titles: "5 Oppose Draft at Ht. Mountain; Heads Baffled" (p. 1), "War Department's Views on Nisei Draft Revealed" (p. 1), "Topaz Youths Take Army, Navy Training Program Tests Today" (p. 1), "Carl Sandburg Says Most Nisei are Loyal to U.S." (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 4 (July 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-182)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 4 (July 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-182)
Selected article titles: "Labor Decrease Policy Affects Many Divisions" (p. 1), "More Fish to Arrive Today" (p. 1), "6300 Disloyal to be Separated... Myer" (p. 1), "Relocation: Church Group Assists Nisei" (p. 3), "Application to Return to Hawaii Accepted at Rec 23" (p. 3), "Ask Fair Play for Orientals" (p. 3), "Hearing on Repatriation Changes Scheduled ...
Topaz Times Extra (December 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-365)
doc Topaz Times Extra (December 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-365)
Selected article titles: "Coast Re-Opens. Exclusion Orders to be Rescinded Jan. 2, WDC Says" (p. 1), "Camps to Remain Open 6 Months" (p. 1), "Warren: Evacuees' Rights Must be Protected" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 8 (October 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-352)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 8 (October 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-352)
Selected article titles: "New Work, Meal Hours to Start Here Wednesday" (p. 1), "Exercise Class for Men to Open" (p. 1), "Hog Cholera Breaks Out, Preventive Action Taken" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 33 (March 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-290)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 33 (March 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-290)
Selected article titles: "Myer Addresses Special Council Session Today" (p. 1), "Reopening of Draft in Hawaii Set for April 1" (p. 2), "McWilliams Urges Nisei to Fight California Ban" (p. 2), "Camp Savage: New Entrance Policy Revealed" (p. 2), "Hearings for Tuleans Begin" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 27 (February 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-89)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 27 (February 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-89)
Selected article titles: "Prompt Response Asked on Leave Interview Notices" (p. 1), "WRA Program Affected by New Army Policy -- Ernst" (p. 1), "First City-Wide Forum Held on Co-operatives" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 42 (February 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-105)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 42 (February 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-105)
Selected article titles: "War Dept. Answers Resolution" (p. 1), "Registration Continues to be Heavy" (p. 1), "War Dept. Reveals Reasons for Forming Separate Combat Team" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 7 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-262)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 7 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-262)
Selected article titles: "Council Resolution Provides More Power to Judicial Body" (p. 1), "Hostel Applications Should be Made Early" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 26 (February 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-88)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 26 (February 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-88)
Selected article titles: "Immunization Clinic to be Held this Week" (p. 1), "YWCA Executive to Talk Before Student Club" (p. 1), "Poultry Expert Conducts Local Farm Classes" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 31 (February 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-93)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 31 (February 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-93)
Selected article titles: "A Test-Editorial" (p. 1), "Co-op Elections Scheduled for Monday and Tuesday" (p. 1), "45 Indefinite Leaves Issued in January" (p. 1), "Pointers Given on Relocation" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 4 (July 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-418)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 4 (July 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-418)
Selected article titles: "Remaining Vocational Training Classes to Close August 27" (p. 1), "Remove Disloyal Japanese -- VFW" (p. 2), "Surplus Food to be Served in Dining Halls" (p. 3), "Veterans Restore Torn Japanese Cemetery" (p. 4), "Insigne Sentenced 90 Days in Jail for Threatening Returnees" (p. 9), "Supreme Court Denies Rehearing for Tamesa" (p. 9), "ACLU ...
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 66 (March 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-129)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 66 (March 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-129)
Selected article titles: "Ask Help to Haul Sand for Children" (p. 1), "2,571 Leave Centers; 461 from Topaz" (p. 1), "Editorial: Our Newcomers" (p. 2), "History of Utah" (p. 2), "New Rules for Returning Residents, Visitors Given" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 19 (June 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-312)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 19 (June 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-312)
Selected article titles: "Seniors Receive Diplomas at Graduation" (p. 1), "Editorial Reprints: Race-Baiters Defeated" (p. 2), "Racism on the West Coast" (p. 2), "Myers Says Japan Wants Only Few of Repatriates" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 6 (November 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-16)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 6 (November 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-16)
Selected article titles: "The City: Week Named for Fire Prevention" (p. 1), "Citizenship Loss Rumors Refuted" (p. 1), "Project Attorney in City" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 11 (July 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-191)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 11 (July 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-191)
Selected article titles: "Families May Accompany Segregates to Center" (p. 1), "Segregation Office Opens" (p. 1), "Iowa Training School Slashes Nisei Quota" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 2 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-2)
doc Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 2 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-2)
Selected article titles: "Blocks 3, 5, 6, 14 to Elect Councilmen Next Monday" (p. 1), "U.S.E.S. Offers Outside Jobs to Residents of Topaz" (p. 1), "Eventual Employment Assured for 3000 to 3500 People" (p. 2), "Director's Message..." (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 19 (May 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-157)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 19 (May 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-157)
Selected article titles: "Intelligence School Seeks More Recruits" (p. 1), "Non-Citizens May Serve on Council" (p. 1), "Topaz Scholarship Fund Organized; in Operation" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 59 (March 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-122)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 59 (March 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-122)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Has 3 Yoshino Brothers as Volunteers" (p. 1), "Enlistees Form Body to Fight for Civil Rights" (p. 1), "Manual on Arbitration Presented" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 5 (April 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-140)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 5 (April 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-140)
Selected article titles: "Applications Accepted for Camp Savage" (p. 1), "Volunteers in 6 Centers Respond" (p. 1), "Recruits Given Tests at Camp" (p. 2), "Public Works Plans Dust Control Program" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 11 (November 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-355)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 11 (November 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-355)
Selected article titles: "Nurses' Aide Shortage at Hospital is Acute" (p. 1), "Pamphlet Issued by WRA Titled 'Nisei in Uniform'" (p. 2), "Coast Return as Yet Not Allowed" (p. 2), "Public Reaction in Sacramento Favorable -- Osada" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 5 (October 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-5)
doc Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 5 (October 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-5)
Selected article titles: "Myer Voices Hope That Residents Will Relocate Before Armistice" (p. 1), "Formation Meeting of Co-op Set for Today at Dining Hall 4" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 4 (January 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-371)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 4 (January 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-371)
Selected article titles: "2 Large Families to Reunite in Detroit" (p. 1), "Discharged Nisei Veterans at Tooele Keep Helping War Effort" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 3 (July 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-323)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 3 (July 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-323)
Selected article titles: "Jerome Appointed Staff Members Shifted Here" (p. 1), "'Nisei Must Fight for Recognition.' Ickes Answers Petition from Mothers of Topaz" (p. 2), "27% of Topaz Residents Relocate; 82% are Citizens; 280 Families" (p. 3).
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