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. I No. 18 (November 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-28)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 18 (November 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-28)
Selected article titles: "The City: Stored Goods Reach Warehouses" (p. 1), "Survey Near Completion" (p. 1), "Formation of YWCA Discussed" (p. 2), "Short-Sighted View Deplored" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 11 (November 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-21)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 11 (November 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-21)
Selected article titles: "The City: Volunteers Aid County Scrap Drive" (p. 1), "Dedication Held for Fire House" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 25 (June 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-318)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 25 (June 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-318)
Selected article titles: "Violation of Alien Land Law to be Investigated" (p. 1), "Pasadenans: Help Offered to Returning Evacuees" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 17 (November 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-361)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 17 (November 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-361)
Selected article titles: "Holiday Travel Curtailed for Everyone" (p. 1), "Roosevelt Favors Release of Japanese Americans from Camps" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 3 (April 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-397)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 3 (April 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-397)
Selected article titles: "Deep South to be Theme of Free Program Friday" (p. 1), "WRA Will Lend Surplus Furnishings to Hostels" (p. 2), "Issei Returnee Solves Housing, Job Problem" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 14 (November 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-358)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 14 (November 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-358)
Selected article titles: "Special Events Planned for Thanksgiving" (p. 1), "Topazans to Raise Fund to Aid ACLU with Nisei Test Cases" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 13 (November 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-232)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 13 (November 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-232)
Selected article titles: "Amache MP's Transferred to Wyoming" (p. 1), "5 Internees Here from New Mexico" (p. 1), "35 Topaz Workers First Group to Arrive at Tule Lake Center" (p. 1), "Negro Authority on Race Issues to Speak Tonight" (p. 1), "RE: Canada: Japanese Can Sue Gov't" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 7 (November 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-17)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 7 (November 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-17)
Selected article titles: "The City: Outside Work Policies Discussed" (p. 1), "Individual Survey Begun" (p. 1), "Fire Prevention Week 1942" (p. 2), "Wardens Take 1st Prisoners" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 9 (November 6, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-19)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 9 (November 6, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-19)
Selected article titles: "The City: Delta Lions Feted by Topaz Council" (p. 1), "Station Dedication" (p. 2), "Topaz's First Engagement" (p. 2), "Residents Vote Through Absentee Ballots" (p. 3), "Democrats Score Discrimination" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 3 (October 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-13)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 3 (October 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-13)
Selected article titles: "The City: Residents See Season's First Snowfall" (p. 1), "More Anitans Arrive" (p. 1), "Third Well Completed" (p. 1), "Resident in Cross Country Dash" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 9 (January 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-70)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 9 (January 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-70)
Selected article titles: "Dismantle CCC Buildings for WRA Use" (p. 1), "Interview 17 for Employment Under FBIs" (p. 1), "Skating Rules Listed" (p. 1), "PWD Cities Sanitation Hazards" (p. 1).
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. 16 (May 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-154)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 16 (May 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-154)
Selected article titles: "First Volunteers to Depart for U.S. Army. Contingent of Ten to Leave Tomorrow for Ft. Douglas" (p. 1), "Editorial: New Chapter Opened in Evacuation History" (p. 2), "Provo Tent City Set for Topaz Residents. Summer Camp, Work Details Discussed at Conferences" (p. 3), "Canada Government Liquidates Holdings of Japanese Evacuees" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 14 (November 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-24)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 14 (November 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-24)
Selected article titles: "The City: Hearing Held on Labor Problems" (p. 1), "'Evacuee Trust Fund' Discussed" (p. 1), "600 Attend Armistice Fete" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Special Edition (July 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-184)
doc Topaz Times Special Edition (July 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-184)
Selected article titles: "Segregation to Start Sept. 1, Declares Myer" (p. 1), "Reasons for Move Slated" (p. 1), "Individual Hearings" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 20 (June 29, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-414)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 20 (June 29, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-414)
Selected article titles: "Myer Gives Reasons for Setting Closing Dates" (p. 1), "Army Board to Hear Appeals" (p. 1), "Relocation Progressing on Schedule Says Myer" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Special Edition (May 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-306)
doc Topaz Times Special Edition (May 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-306)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Hero Arrives Today. Public Reception Set for Tonight" (p. 1), "Sgt. Kuroki: Foremost an American" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 2 (April 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-293)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 2 (April 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-293)
Selected article titles: "Center Greenhouses Nearing Completion" (p. 1), "Procedure Given for Alien Parolees Who Wish to be Freed" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 22 (February 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-279)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 22 (February 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-279)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Residents Seek Civil Rights Says U.S. Press" (p. 1), "Five Nisei Draft Refusers in Custody at Granada" (p. 1), "Japanese Fight Canada's Order" (p. 1), "An Editorial Reprint: Draft 'Limited'" (p. 2), "JACL Opposes Army Segregation" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 21 (November 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-31)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 21 (November 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-31)
Selected article titles: "The City: Delta Band Will Play Here Today" (p. 1), "Part of Topaz Delta Goodwill Policy" (p. 1), "Council Approves Recreation Hall Allocations" (p. 1), "Nisei and Education" (p. 4), "Challenge to Democracy" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 7 (April 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-298)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 7 (April 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-298)
Selected article titles: "Leave Clearance Hearings Being Conducted at Tule Lake Center" (p. 1), "Tentative Program for Spring Festival Planned" (p. 1).
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).
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