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.

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Topaz Times (newspaper)

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Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 21 (June 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-314)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 21 (June 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-314)
Selected article titles: "Antelope Springs to Open for Day Trips" (p. 1), "Rules for Short Term Leave Given" (p. 1), "Damage Caused by Wind Storm" (p. 1), "Evacuees' Franchise Right Explained. Myer Assures WRA Support to Protect Voters" (p. 2), "Tule Lake Nisei Attacks Soldier" (p. 2), "Man Lost While Shell Hunting Finds Way Home" (p. …
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 1 (July 6, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-415)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 1 (July 6, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-415)
Selected article titles: "Educational Facilities Unavailable This Fall" (p. 1), "Fight for Democracy" (p. 2), "Evacuation Caused by Prejudice -- Prof. Baliff" (p. 3), "JACL Asks for Funds to Further Policies Effectively" (p. 5), "Rehearing Asked for Draft Evaders" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 2 (October 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-221)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 2 (October 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-221)
Selected article titles: "Three Injured in Provo Raid; Attackers Caught" (p. 1), "Canadian Property: Liquidation Sale to Gross Over $1,000,000" (p. 2), "10 Internees from Santa Fe Visit City" (p. 2).
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. VI No. 2 (January 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-257)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 2 (January 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-257)
Selected article titles: "Spanish Officials Prononnce [Pronounce] U.S. Internment Camps as Good" (p. 1), "Nisei Work Status Bill Shelved by Calif. Board" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 22 (March 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-390)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 22 (March 16, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-390)
Selected article titles: "Oregon League Asks Dismissal of WRA Director" (p. 1), "Nation-Wide Survey Indicates Few Evacuees Returned to Coast" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 46 (February 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-109)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 46 (February 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-109)
Selected article titles: "Hospital Asks for Bottles Not in Use" (p. 1), "83% of Residents Over 17 Yrs. Now Registered" (p. 1), "Interview: 'Evacuation a Test' Bondfield" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 13 (February 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-270)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 13 (February 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-270)
Selected article titles: "Ernst Issues Statement on Selective Service" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 14 (January 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-75)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 14 (January 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-75)
Selected article titles: "JACL Leader Speaks on Resettlement" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 5 (April 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-399)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 5 (April 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-399)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Pays Tribute to Roosevelt at Service" (p. 1), "New Orleans Has Abundant Opportunities for Issei, Nisei Relocators; Arne Says" (p. 1), "Education Unit Plans Closing Schools June 1" (p. 2), "Anti-Japanese Groups Organize Against Return" (p. 3), "Ritchie Collects Fees for Hating U.S. Japanese" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 7 (July 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-186)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 7 (July 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-186)
Selected article titles: "Carrier Accepts More Shoppers" (p. 1), "AFSC Worker to Visit Topaz" (p. 1), "Boston Housing Made Available" (p. 1), "Myer Comments on Segregation" (p. 1), "Editorial Reprint: Soldiers Win Trust" (p. 2), "Insect Control Program Starts" (p. 3), "Campers Issued Special Passes" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 1 (October 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-220)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 1 (October 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-220)
Selected article titles: "Polio Rulings on Visits Given" (p. 1), "WRA Educator Plans Topaz Visit" (p. 1), "New Work Policy Set for Seasonal Leaves" (p. 3), "Draft Regulations Issued Newcomers" (p. 3), "Idaho Bar Admits First Nisei Woman" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 5 (October 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-224)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 5 (October 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-224)
Selected article titles: "Dillon Myer to Visit Project Next Week" (p. 1), "Frost Hits Crops. 600 Lugs Tomatoes, 30 Tons Cantaloupes are Lost" (p. 1), "Fire Causes $50 Damages to Room" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 19 (September 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-337)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 19 (September 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-337)
Selected article titles: "Agriculture Rates High in WRA Program, Hoffman" (p. 1), "Engle Introduces Deportation Bill" (p. 1), "Milwaukee Journal Editorial Raps Navy's Anti-Nisei Rule" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 26 (March 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-394)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 26 (March 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-394)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Population Report" (p. 1), "Nine Gamblers, Traffic Violators Given Fines" (p. 1), "Possession of Short Wave Radio Sets Banned in Center" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 50 (March 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-113)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 50 (March 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-113)
Selected article titles: "Entertainment for Womenfolk Set for Mar. 3" (p. 1), "WAAC May be Opened to Citizen Women" (p. 1), "Youth Problems Cited Before City Council" (p. 1), "Efficiency Award Given to Dining Hall" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 34 (June 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-172)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 34 (June 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-172)
Selected article titles: "Center-Wide Election for Councilmen Set for Today" (p. 1), "Carnival Plans to be Discussed" (p. 1), "Future Meals Depend on Resident Farm Help Now" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Extra (April 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-148)
doc Topaz Times Extra (April 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-148)
Selected article titles: "Day Guards Abolished. Washington Orders Withdrawal of Sentries During Day Hours From Posts Along City Limits" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 8 (April 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-299)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 8 (April 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-299)
Selected article titles: "Supreme Court Advice Asked in Endo Case" (p. 1), "5 Former Residents of Hawaii Leave Topaz to Join Relatives" (p. 1), "Nisei ERC Use Mooted. Stimson Explains Placing of Draftees in Inactive Status" (p. 2), "Calif. Alien Land Law Changes Proposed" (p. 2), "Evacuation is Propaganda News for Japan, Nash" (p. 2).
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. VII No. 18 (May 31, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-311)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 18 (May 31, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-311)
Selected article titles: "Evacuees Return to West Coast Recommended" (p. 1), "Coroner's Jury Says MP Acted 'In Line of Duty' in Shooting" (p. 1), "Chicago: Japanese Home Buying Protested" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Special Edition (May 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-308)
doc Topaz Times Special Edition (May 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-308)
Selected article titles: "Ernst to Leave Tomorrow. Project Director to Go Overseas with UNRRA Job" (p. 1), "WAC Recruiter to Visit Here" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 52 (March 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-115)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 52 (March 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-115)
Selected article titles: "36 Residents to Leave for Rohwer Friday" (p. 1), "Army Registration Ends Successfully. Possibility of Enlistment in WAAC by Women Voiced by Lt. Deane" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 21 (August 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-201)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 21 (August 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-201)
Selected article titles: "2079 Interned for Duration" (p. 1), "Review of Cases Delayed by CAA" (p. 2), "Transferees: Moving Order Being Planned" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 6 (January 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-67)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 6 (January 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-67)
Selected article titles: "Student Club to Hold Rally Tomorrow Night" (p. 1), "Information Chief of WRA Visits Topaz" (p. 1), "Start Work on Gravel Walk System" (p. 1).
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