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 (newspaper)

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Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 2 (July 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-180)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 2 (July 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-180)
Selected article titles: "Job Division Issues Advice" (p. 1), "Cannery Agent Seeks Workers" (p. 1), "Editorial Reprint: Segregation Inevitable" (p. 2), "Canadian Japanese Property" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 7 (August 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-421)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 7 (August 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-421)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Plan Told to Evacuee Leaders" (p. 1), "VFW Draws Fire" (p. 2), "S.F. CIO Requests Kenny to Investigate Racism" (p. 3), "Rules on Surplus WRA Equipment Given" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 18 (May 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-156)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 18 (May 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-156)
Selected article titles: "Six Inspect Provo Camp: Discuss Work Arrangements" (p. 1), "Utah Educators to Visit Topaz Monday" (p. 1), "Canadians Fight for Interests" (p. 3), "Warning, Suspension Procedure Explained" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 33 (December 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-252)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 33 (December 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-252)
Selected article titles: "Fillmore Court Tries Two Youths" (p. 1), "Residents Urged to Avoid Assemblages" (p. 1), "1944 Farm Program Revealed. Agricultural Unit Plans Increased Egg, Beef Production for Next Year" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 35 (September 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-215)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 35 (September 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-215)
Selected article titles: "First Topaz Transferees Leave Sunday" (p. 1), "Residents Toil Far Into Night to Aid Newcomers" (p. 1), "Ceiling Falls: Scares Bather" (p. 2), "President Assures 'Fair' Treatment of Segregates" (p. 2), "Exchange Ship Sails from Yokohama" (p. 2), "Tuleans to be Welcomed at Reception Tonight" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 17 (November 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-27)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 17 (November 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-27)
Selected article titles: "The City: Hospital Acts to Form Blood Reservoir. Blood Donors Requested" (p. 1), "Rumors of Trust Fund Dispelled" (p. 1), "Participation in Defense Efforts Urged" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 19 (August 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-199)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 19 (August 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-199)
Selected article titles: "Rebates: Certificates to be Issued" (p. 1), "Resettlement Speed-Up Set" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 9 (October 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-228)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 9 (October 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-228)
Selected article titles: "Two Centers to Close. Myer Relocation Still First Aim of WRA, Leaders Told" (p. 1), "Gripsholm Teia Maru Reach Port; Exchange of Nationals to Start" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 11 (May 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-302)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 11 (May 6, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-302)
Selected article titles: "Water Service Menaced; More Workers Needed" (p. 1), "ACLU: Wirin to Visit Topaz May 17" (p. 1), "Two Gates Leading to Military Area Closed" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 24 (November 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-243)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 24 (November 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-243)
Selected article titles: "18 Topaz Workers Return from Tule" (p. 1), "ODC to Control Dec. 17-Jan. 10 Civilian Travel" (p. 1).
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. 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. III No. 7 (April 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-143)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 7 (April 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-143)
Selected article titles: "M.P. Sentry Arrested; to be Court-Martialed" (p. 1), "Keeping of Wild Animals Scored" (p. 1), "Editorial: Citizens in Wartime" (p. 2), "Stay Resettled, Myer Advises" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 15 (May 25, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-409)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 15 (May 25, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-409)
Selected article titles: "Relo. Procedure for Paroled Aliens Changed" (p. 1), "Early Ruling on Alien Land Law Case Asked by Attorneys" (p. 1), "Another Shooting Reported in Fresno" (p. 1), "Land Ownership by Disloyal Nisei Opposed" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 2 (July 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-322)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 2 (July 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-322)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Challenge Legality of West Coast Exclusion" (p. 1), "Threatened Tuleans Given Protection" (p. 1), "Thirty Heart Mt. Evaders Sent to Leavenworth" (p. 3), "Trial Indefinite to be Granted Only in Center" (p. 3), "Rules and Regulations Clarified at Meeting; Age Limit Discussed" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 26 (June 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-319)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 26 (June 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-319)
Selected article titles: "Jerome Residents to be Transferred by July 1" (p. 2), "Chicago: Maps Issued to Aid Relocators" (p. 2), "Gate Control: I.D. Card Needed by All Residents" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 5 (October 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-15)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 5 (October 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-15)
Selected article titles: "The Churches: News Section Plans Made" (p. 1), "Inter-Faith" (p. 1).
Volunteers for Victory (March 6, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-433)
doc Volunteers for Victory (March 6, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-433)
Selected article titles: "Speech at the Dedication of the National Cemetery at Gettysburg, November 15, 1865" (p. 2), "And What of Their Future?" (p. 3), "Citizen Writes Why He Has Volunteered" (p. 4), "Our Greatest Weapon: Evidence of Loyalty" (p. 4), "War Department States Reasons for 'AJ' Unit" (p. 7).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 34 (December 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-253)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 34 (December 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-253)
Selected article titles: "Many Colleges Now Open to Nisei Students" (p. 1), "Children Invited to See Xmas Movies" (p. 1), "Community Ice Rink Now Being Constructed" (p. 2), "Council Bans Unsigned Letters" (p. 2), "Citizens are Given Warning" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 6 (April 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-400)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 6 (April 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-400)
Selected article titles: "Camp Closing Rumor Spiked" (p. 1), "Nebraska Anti-Japanese Incident was Caused by Jealousy, WRA Says" (p. 1), "Passes Required for Camp Hikers" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 9 (August 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-424)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 9 (August 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-424)
Selected article titles: "Times Says '30' With This Issue" (p. 1), "Births, Marriages Outnumber Deaths, Divorces Since Start" (p. 1), "ACLU Labels S.F. Alien Permit Case 'Prejudice'" (p. 3), "West Coast: Twelve Thousand Japanese Return" (p. 3), "FBI Checkup on Aliens Merely Routine Assures Justice Dept." (p. 3), "Discrimination: Labor Dispute Over Nisei in S.F." (p. ...
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 2 (July 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-416)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 2 (July 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-416)
Selected article titles: "Closing Date Told" (p. 1), "Topaz To Close Nov. 1. Myer Urges Residents to Plan Relocation Now" (p. 1), "Tule Lake Co-op Offers Reward on Information Regarding Theft" (p. 2), "Aliens Ineligible to Lease Commercial Property in Calif." (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 8 (April 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-402)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 8 (April 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-402)
Selected article titles: "Three Auburn Men Freed of Arson Charges" (p. 1), "WRA Makes No Concessions on Important Recommendations" (p. 1), "ACLU Seeks Test Cases of Certain Loyal Excludees from West Coast" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 18 (March 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-386)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 18 (March 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-386)
Selected article titles: "3 Excludees Seek Restraining Order to Permit Return" (p. 1), "Shooting Threats on Evacuees in Visalia, Lancaster Reported" (p. 1), "Hoffman Explains Status of Segregees, Excludees" (p. 2).
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