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. X No. 20 (March 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-388)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 20 (March 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-388)
Selected article titles: "Hood River Restores Names of Nisei GI's" (p. 1), "A. Adams Presents New Photo Book on Manzanar Life" (p. 2), "Returnees Get Good Publicity on West Coast" (p. 4), "Pro and Anti Evacuees Newspapers Listed" (p. 6).
Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 7 (October 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-7)
doc Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 7 (October 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-7)
Selected article titles: "Housing for Schools Discussed Before First Public Hearing" (p. 1), "Sheet Rock" (p. 1), "Private Profits" (p. 3), "Absentee Voting" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 28 (June 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-166)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 28 (June 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-166)
Selected article titles: "Ruling Bans NYA Courses for Japanese Americans" (p. 1), "Ag. Division Slates Plans for More Food Production" (p. 3), "New Internal Security Rulings Announced" (p. 3), "Entertainment Featured for June PTA Meeting" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 4 (January 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-65)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 4 (January 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-65)
Selected article titles: "Require Fees for License Renewal" (p. 1), "Farm Seminar Series Begins Tomorrow Night" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 3 (July 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-417)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 3 (July 20, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-417)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Community Council Opposes Closing of Center" (p. 1), "War Jobs, Housing in Philadelphia Offered" (p. 4), "Alien Land: DA To File Suit in Fresno Court" (p. 6), "Legal Papers for Internees Available" (p. 7).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 11 (January 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-267)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 11 (January 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-267)
Selected article titles: "Japanese Red Cross Sends Shoyu, Miso" (p. 1), "Many Evacuees Aided Inter-Mountain State Farmers in 1943" (p. 1), "An Editorial Reprint: Selective Service" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 6 (October 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-225)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 6 (October 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-225)
Selected article titles: "Mrs. Roosevelt Writes on Segregation in Collier's" (p. 1), "Editorial... Young Hoodlums" (p. 2), "23 Coyotes are Trapped" (p. 3), "Minor Evacuee Rules Revealed" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 26 (December 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-245)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 26 (December 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-245)
Selected article titles: "Conservation Program to be Initiated Here" (p. 1), "Recruiters from Savage Due Soon" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 10 (April 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-147)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 10 (April 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-147)
Selected article titles: "Resettlement Program Progressing Favorably" (p. 1), "Nisei Troops May Visit West Coast" (p. 1), "Hawaiian Nisei Soldiers Lauded" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 13 (July 31, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-193)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 13 (July 31, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-193)
Selected article titles: "Relocation: Factory Jobs in Mass. Open" (p. 1), "450 Segregates to Go Sept. 13, States Ernst" (p. 1), "Editorial Reprint: Getting Back to Business" (p. 2), "Japanese Land Owners Contest Canada's Action" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 22 (September 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-340)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 22 (September 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-340)
Selected article titles: "Alien Land Law Issue Dropped" (p. 1), "31% of Residents Have Relocated" (p. 1), "Reprint: Editorial Lauds Nisei Soldiers" (p. 2), "Fair: Main Attraction to be a Rodeo" (p. 4).
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. 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. 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. 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. VII No. 15 (May 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-307)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 15 (May 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-307)
Selected article titles: "Sgt. Kuroki Asks Nisei Co-operation in War Effort" (p. 1), "Wirin Tells Residents to Fight for Rights in Address" (p. 1), "American Soldier Group Raps Discrimination Against Nisei" (p. 2), "New Regulations Governing Vacation and Sick Leave Now Released by WRA" (p. 3), "Methodists Urge Restoration of Rights to Nisei" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 36 (December 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-46)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 36 (December 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-46)
Selected article titles: "WRA Seeks to Resettle Evacuees" (p. 1), "Philosopher Conducts Lectures" (p. 2), "Art School Takes Part in Poster Contest" (p. 3), "Lack of Pianos Problem of Music School" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 15 (November 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-359)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 15 (November 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-359)
Selected article titles: "Canadian Japanese to be Segregated" (p. 1), "Warehousemen Wanted to Work in Chicago Wholesale Company" (p. 5), "State Guard to Protect Evacuees" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 14 (May 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-408)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 14 (May 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-408)
Selected article titles: "Cozzens Visits Here: Reports on West Coast" (p. 1), "California Jr. Chamber of Commerce Urges Delay of Returning Evacuees" (p. 1), "Issei Takes Own Life in New York" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 18 (February 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-275)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 18 (February 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-275)
Selected article titles: "35 Nisei Youths Acceptable for Draft Revealed" (p. 1), "Story of Relocation to East States to be Told" (p. 1), "Farm Unit: Oriental Seeds Needed Urgently" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 6 (January 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-261)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 6 (January 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-261)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Conclave Theme Chosen; Speaker Named" (p. 1), "National Evacuees' Meet in Chicago Postponed" (p. 1), "Army Returns Tule to WRA" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 35 (December 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-254)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 35 (December 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-254)
Selected article titles: "National WRA Head Sends Yule Message" (p. 1), "Huge Center-wide Xmas Program Slated Tonight" (p. 1), "Drivers and Pedestrians are Cautioned" (p. 3), "Block Managers Deluged With Messages from the Beginning" (p. 3), "Bill Repealing Chinese Exclusion Act Approved" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 16 (November 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-360)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 16 (November 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-360)
Selected article titles: "FDR Uncertain Whether West Coast Will Open" (p. 1), "ACLU Fund" (p. 1), "Japanese Nationals May Volunteer for US Army" (p. 1), "State Cannot Prevent Evacuees' Return, Warren" (p. 2), "'Stop Hating,' Says Joe E. Brown" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 36 (February 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-99)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 36 (February 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-99)
Selected article titles: "Get Replies from War Dept. to 3 Questions" (p. 1), "800 Attend Mass Meeting" (p. 1), "Mass Registration Schedule Prepared" (p. 1), "Importance of Resident I.D. Cards Stressed" (p. 2), "Instructions Released on Internee Mail" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 16 (February 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-273)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 16 (February 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-273)
Selected article titles: "List of Draft Ineligible Men Received Here" (p. 1), "Draft Age Nisei May Appeal for Reconsideration" (p. 2).
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