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. 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. X No. 15 (February 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-383)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 15 (February 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-383)
Selected article titles: "Director Myer Discusses Problems With Delegates" (p. 1), "Evacuation Case Denied Hearing" (p. 1), "Rabies Shots for Dogs Scheduled" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 17 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-385)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 17 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-385)
Selected article titles: "White List Evacuees Not Required. PMG Okay for Ordinance Work" (p. 1), "495 Topaz Families Have Now Relocated" (p. 1), "Ebihara First Japanese Alien to be Inducted Into US Army" (p. 2), "Four Men Held for Trial for Auburn Incident" (p. 2), "Director Myer Answers Residents' Questions" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 2 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-12)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 2 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-12)
Selected article titles: "The City: Topaz Lacks 150 Maintenance Workers. Council Meets on Labor Situation" (p. 1), "Plant Nursery Work Begins" (p. 1), "Co-op to Sell Clothes" (p. 1), "Flag Ceremony Held" (p. 1), "Winterization Work" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 9 (April 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-300)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 9 (April 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-300)
Selected article titles: "Story of Discrimination Against Relocator Told in Life Magazine" (p. 1), "Draft: Status of Men in ERC Clarified" (p. 1), "Leupp Center to Be Reopened by WRA" (p. 1), "WRA Powers Challenged in Mitsuye Endo Case" (p. 2), "Ickes Raps La Guardia, Bricker for Racialism" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 16 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-336)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 16 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-336)
Selected article titles: "Coast Eviction Plaintiffs May Return to Calif." (p. 1), "Nisei Solders' Influence Shown" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 12 (November 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-22)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 12 (November 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-22)
Selected article titles: "The City: Reveal Plan to Enlist Nisei in Army" (p. 1), "Work Begun on Hog Farms" (p. 1), "Labor Problems to be Discussed" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 3 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-138)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 3 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-138)
Selected article titles: "Volunteers to Ask for Chance in War Work" (p. 1), "3 Plead Guilty to Illegal Use of Car" (p. 1), "Food Can be Produced for Center, Told" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 21 (November 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-240)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 21 (November 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-240)
Selected article titles: "Exchange Ship Reaches Japan Safely, Nov. 14" (p. 1), "One Person Caught in Canteen Entry" (p. 1), "Two Editorial Reprints: Let's Make Ourselves Clear" (p. 2), "The Tule Lake Riot" (p. 2), "Utah Governor Protects Nisei Rights in Speech" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 11 (April 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-149)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 11 (April 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-149)
Selected article titles: "Army School Will Hold New Course" (p. 1), "Masaoka Speaks to Citizens' Group" (p. 1), "Qualification for Enlistment May be Lowered" (p. 1), "Editorial: Gen. John DeWitt" (p. 2), "Leave Clearance System Simplified" (p. 2), "Ickes Supports WRA Resettlement Program" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 3 (July 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-181)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 3 (July 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-181)
Selected article titles: "700 Employees to be Cut Within Next Three Months" (p. 1), "Report More 'Pox' Cases" (p. 1), "Warning Issued to Topaz Residents on Tularemia" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 10 (October 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-10)
doc Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 10 (October 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-10)
Selected article titles: "City Co-op Store to Honor WRA Basic Clothing Scrip" (p. 1), "WRA Statistician Arrives to Conduct Record Survey" (p. 1), "WCCA Clothes" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 32 (March 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-289)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 32 (March 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-289)
Selected article titles: "Cash Grant Policy Cleared. Center Draftees are Eligible for Leave Grants" (p. 1), "Myer to Arrive Thursday, Will Address Council on Saturday" (p. 1), "Myer Clarifies Residence Status of Camp Evacuees" (p. 2), "California Minister Demands Restoration of Nisei Rights" (p. 2), "Two Colorado Draft Refusers Change Views" (p. 2), "USC Poll Favors ...
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 46 (December 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-57)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 46 (December 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-57)
Selected article titles: "Missing Resident Found Alive. Horsemen Find Fukagai 10 Mi. from Mt. Topaz" (p. 1), "Candidates Named for Election" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 20 (November 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-30)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 20 (November 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-30)
Selected article titles: "The Churches: Inter-Faith Plans to Open Library" (p. 1), "Faith Stressed for Nisei in Message" (p. 1), "Protestant Church to Commemorate" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 10 (November 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-354)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 10 (November 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-354)
Selected article titles: "3210 Residents Relocated; Pace of Family Relocation Increases" (p. 1), "Draft Abetters: 7 Get Federal Prison Sentences" (p. 1), "Two Permits to Return to Coast Issued at Poston" (p. 3), "Calif. Refuses to Sound Out Return of Evacuees" (p. 3), "Vandals Damage Japanese Section of Cemetery" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 24 (June 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-317)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 24 (June 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-317)
Selected article titles: "12 Rejected for Army; 6 Put in Limited Service" (p. 1), "Relocation Offices on East Coast Open" (p. 1), "Resolution: Removal of All Japanese Urged" (p. 2), "Draft Evaders Await Verdict" (p. 2), "Bill Proposed to Disfranchise Canada Japanese" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 22 (August 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-202)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 22 (August 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-202)
Selected article titles: "Qualifications for WACs Altered for Nisei Girls" (p. 1), "No Immediate Dissolution of Relocation Centers" (p. 1), "1289 to Leave for Tule Lake" (p. 1), "Topaz Files Job Records for Transfer" (p. 3), "'Report from Tokyo' Translated" (p. 3), "No Loss of Citizenship for Expatriates, According to Nationality Act of 1940" (p. 4 ...
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 47 (February 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-110)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 47 (February 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-110)
Selected article titles: "Health Plan Outlined by Committee" (p. 1), "Scheduled Registration Period Concluded Today" (p. 1), "Badger Caught and Placed on Public Exhibit" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 1 (July 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-179)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 1 (July 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-179)
Selected article titles: "Regulations: For Outside Work Given" (p. 1), "Nisei and Loyalty..." (p. 2), "35 Chicken Pox Cases Reported" (p. 3), "Facts on 2 Topaz Rumors Revealed by Authorities" (p. 8).
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