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. 48 (December 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-59)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 48 (December 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-59)
Selected article titles: "Hold Election Today for Councilmen" (p. 1), "New Champions Star in Bridge Tourney" (p. 1), "Medico-Social Consultant Visits Topaz" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 63 (March 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-126)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 63 (March 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-126)
Selected article titles: "To Contact Enlistees in Other Centers" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Comments on Increase of Volunteers" (p. 1), "3 Topaz Girls Get Washington WRA Office Work" (p. 1), "Reasons for Volunteering Given. John Yoshino Presents Summary of Statements" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 17 (August 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-197)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 17 (August 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-197)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Policy After Segregation Announced" (p. 1), "Gripsholm to Depart Soon" (p. 1), "Plenty of Home Grown Vegetables for September-October Assured; Topaz Soil Proven to be Fertile" (p. 8), "Topaz Suited for Poultry" (p. 8).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 21 (December 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-363)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 21 (December 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-363)
Selected article titles: "State Education Advisory Board to Visit Friday" (p. 1), "33 Issued Permits to Re-enter Pacific Coast. Seven Families May Return Home" (p. 1), "Evacuation Tragic Casualty. Baldwin" (p. 1), "Evacuee Property Office Functions. Real Estate Information Presented" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 6 (July 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-326)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 6 (July 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-326)
Selected article titles: "Fair Play Group Leaders in Ht. Mt. Arrested by FBI" (p. 1), "Tule Police Staff Quits" (p. 1), "Stanford University Needs Nisei Language Teachers" (p. 1), "Tuleans May File Hearing Appeals" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 2 (January 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-63)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 2 (January 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-63)
Selected article titles: "Privately Stored Goods Now Available" (p. 1), "Gala Musical to Present 'New Faces'" (p. 1), "Abandon Early Opening of Skating Rink" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 12 (April 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-150)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 12 (April 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-150)
Selected article titles: "No Authority to Freeze Farm Workers" (p. 1), "Rush Work on Outer Road for M.P. Begins" (p. 1), "Re-Examination of Eyes, Ears for Rejectees" (p. 1), "Editorial: Background and Future" (p. 2), "'Excerpts From' Nisei and Race Prejudice" (p. 6), "Americanization Lectures" (p. 6).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 12 (May 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-406)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 12 (May 11, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-406)
Selected article titles: "Project Shrinks to One-Third of Original Size" (p. 1), "Majority of Frozen Evacuee Bank Deposits to be Released" (p. 1), "Japanese in Chicago Shot by Negro Youth; Wounds are Reported Slight" (p. 1), "Forms for Notifying Tenants Available to Evacuee Landlords" (p. 2), "Relatives of War Heroes Warned Against Swindlers" (p. 2), "Man ...
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 8-B (July 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-188)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 8-B (July 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-188)
Selected article titles: "AG Workers Needed: Roscoe Bell Explains Farm Labor Shortage" (p. 1), "New Farm Setup: Block System Plan to Begin" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 31 (June 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-169)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 31 (June 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-169)
Selected article titles: "Liquidation of Canada Property to Start Soon" (p. 1), "Editorial: More Farm Workers Needed" (p. 1), "Instructions on Shipment of Property are Revealed" (p. 1), "Tuberculosis Film Scheduled" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 36 (September 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-216)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 36 (September 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-216)
Selected article titles: "Room Changes Frozen Until Mid-October" (p. 1), "519 Tuleans Expected to Reach Here Tonight" (p. 1), "Editorial... Farewell Friends... a Reprint" (p. 2), "Food Harvest in Full Swing" (p. 3), "No Japanese Can Return to Pacific Coast -- Emmons" (p. 4), "Names of New Arrivals are Revealed by Housing Dept" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 20 (May 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-158)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 20 (May 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-158)
Selected article titles: "Food Market Lacks Beef" (p. 1), "Civil Service Open to Japanese Americans" (p. 1), "Officers Conduct Food Survey" (p. 1), "Editorial: Democracy and Evacuation" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 18 (January 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-79)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 18 (January 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-79)
Selected article titles: "Dr. James Goto Arrives to Join Hospital Staff" (p. 1), "Draft Registration for Nisei Youths, 18-19, Begins" (p. 1), "Hold Meeting to Organize JACL Chapter" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 18 (December 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-362)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 18 (December 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-362)
Selected article titles: "Camp-Wide Rites Set. Topaz Casualties to be Honored Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Topaz Contribution to ACLU Totals $1436.85" (p. 2), "Anti-Japanese Inc." (p. 2), "Calif. Hostility to Nisei Lessens Declares Baldwin" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 12 (February 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-380)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 12 (February 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-380)
Selected article titles: "N.Y. Agencies Aid Many Evacuees" (p. 1), "Nisei Girl Refused Acceptance as Patient by Chicago Hosp.; Dr. Quits" (p. 1), "Parolees: Must Notify INS Before Moving" (p. 2), "Traveling Rules for Aliens Clarified" (p. 2), "Four Men Arrested for Attack on Nisei Farmer in Auburn" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II Extra (January 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-85)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II Extra (January 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-85)
Selected article titles: "To Recruit Nisei. War Department Plans to Organize Japanese American Combat Team" (p. 1), "Myer Pleased by Army Plan" (p. 1), "Six Residents Give to JACL National Fund" (p. 1), "Principle of Action Given" (p. 1), "Nisei Soldiers Visiting City" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 6 (October 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-350)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 6 (October 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-350)
Selected article titles: "Unauthorized Construction Ban to be Enforced" (p. 1), "Fishing Season in This Area to Close October 31; Rules Given" (p. 1), "Accident Victims Found Guilty; Penalties Imposed" (p. 1), "US Att'y Checks Alien Travelers" (p. 1), "No Discrimination in Army, Says Nisei Veteran of Italian Front" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 33 (December 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-43)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 33 (December 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-43)
Selected article titles: "Co-op Store Opens Today" (p. 1), "Californian Arrives to Aid Xmas Program" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 14 (November 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-233)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 14 (November 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-233)
Selected article titles: "1401 Persons Relocate from Topaz" (p. 1), "New Cash Grant System Established in Centers" (p. 1), "Negro Speaker Fails to Arrive" (p. 1), "Experiment with Menus for Infants Considered" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 23 (March 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-391)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 23 (March 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-391)
Selected article titles: "Exclusion Case Decision Postponed by L.A. Judge" (p. 1), "Supreme Court to Hear Alien Land Law Cases" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 14 (February 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-271)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 14 (February 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-271)
Selected article titles: "Japanese Classes to Begin Monday" (p. 1), "WRA Reports Officer to Arrive Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Life Magazine: Devotes Full Page to Blind Soldier" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 21 (September 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-339)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 21 (September 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-339)
Selected article titles: "Employment Regulations for Students Clarified" (p. 1), "Test Cases: Council Decides to Support ACLU" (p. 1), "Nisei Troops in Italy Maintain High Morale" (p. 2), "Nisei Right to Return to Coast Being Tested" (p. 3), "Nisei Rights Upheld" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 57 (March 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-120)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 57 (March 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-120)
Selected article titles: "Editorial: Last Day for Volunteering" (p. 1), "Indefinite Leave Given to Serve in Armed Forces" (p. 1), "100 Residents Change Answers" (p. 1), "200 Attend 'Volunteer for Victory' Rally" (p. 1), "32 Repatriates from Topaz Reach Rohwer" (p. 2), "Gov. Maw Vetoes Utah Senate's Alien Land Bill" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 32 (December 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-251)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 32 (December 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-251)
Selected article titles: "WRA Cannot Intern Japanese Americans, Biddle Declares" (p. 1), "Evacuee Workers Harvest Huge Tule Food Crop" (p. 1), "Flu Cases Decrease" (p. 1), "Further Exchanges of Nationals Suspended" (p. 2), "Is Injured in Minidoka Accident" (p. 2).
Topaz Trek (February 1943) (ddr-densho-142-426)
doc Topaz Trek (February 1943) (ddr-densho-142-426)
Selected article titles: "Beyond The Gate" (p. 3), "Tomorrow is Coming, Children" (p. 15), "Of Rice and Men. Shah House Murder Case" (p. 23).
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