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. II No. 60 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-123)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 60 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-123)
Selected article titles: "Welcome Hawaiians!!" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nurses' Aides Needed" (p. 2), "History of Utah" (p. 2), "World Citizenship: What About the Post-War Period?" (p. 11).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 31 (September 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-211)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 31 (September 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-211)
Selected article titles: "Anniversary Message" (p. 1), "Train Monitors for Tule Named" (p. 1), "Housing Unit Prepares Changes of Apartments" (p. 1), "Gripsholm Sails for Orient with 1300 Nationals" (p. 3), "High School Enrolls 20% Fewer Students" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 12 (July 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-192)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 12 (July 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-192)
Selected article titles: "Segregation Procedures Formulated" (p. 1), "Myer Explains Reasons for Segregation Plans to Safeguard, Further National Interest" (p. 1), "Tule Lake for Segregates" (p. 1), "The Mail Box: Through the V-Mail" (p. 2), "City Swelters for Fifth Day" (p. 3), "Ten Colorado Counties Closed to Relocators" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 29 (September 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-209)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 29 (September 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-209)
Selected article titles: "Transferees to Receive Instructions" (p. 1), "Chicago WRA Aide Here; Will Counsel Relocators" (p. 1), "Vaccinations for Typhoid Urged" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 36 (December 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-255)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 36 (December 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-255)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Interviews of Families to Start Jan. 3" (p. 1), "Ernst Upholds Council's Ban on Bingo Game" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 38 (June 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-176)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 38 (June 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-176)
Selected article titles: "Successful Farm Program Aided by Volunteer Help" (p. 1), "Simplified Procedure for Use of Aliens in War Plants Told" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 39 (December 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-49)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 39 (December 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-49)
Selected article titles: "Residents Meet to Organize Xmas Programs" (p. 1), "First Part of Paychecks Ready Today" (p. 1), "Students Advised on Relocation" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 29 (February 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-91)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 29 (February 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-91)
Selected article titles: "Army Recruiting Team Coming. Combat Unit Volunteering, WRA Registration Set for City Residents" (p. 1), "Citizens' Meeting on Army Plan" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 4 (April 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-295)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 4 (April 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-295)
Selected article titles: "130 Topaz Youths to Report Tomorrow for Preinduction" (p. 1), "1800 Cakes of Tofu Distributed to Mess Halls" (p. 3), "Nisei May Still Register for November 7 Election" (p. 4), "Nisei Feels Like a Child 'Kicked Out' From Home" (p. 5), "Negroes Also Rap Army Discrimination Program" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 35 (June 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-173)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 35 (June 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-173)
Selected article titles: "Election Results Given. Voting Heavy" (p. 1), "Semi-Family Style Service Instituted in Dining Halls" (p. 1), "Arizona Restrictive Law to be Contested by JACL" (p. 3), "WRA Aids Job Placement of NYA Students" (p. 3), "Center Receives Turkey Poults" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 51 (March 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-114)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 51 (March 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-114)
Selected article titles: "Scouts to Hold Big Field Day This Week End" (p. 1), "Kido Well After Recent Beating" (p. 1), "To Interview Women Interested in WAAC" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 22 (June 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-315)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 22 (June 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-315)
Selected article titles: "Jerome: 1000 En Route to Gila and Ht Mt." (p. 1), "Nisei Donate to Blood Bank to Free China" (p. 2), "Stronger Affirmative Policy by Government on Relocation Stressed by Carey McWilliams " (p. 2), "Center to be Opened by WRA for Refugees" (p. 3), "Evacuees' Return Urged by Calif. Methodists" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 12 (August 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-332)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 12 (August 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-332)
Selected article titles: "Cleveland: Public Told of Nisei Casualties" (p. 1), "Six Universities Need Language Instructors" (p. 2), "4-Year-Old Child Killed in Tule Truck Accident" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 11 (January 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-72)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 11 (January 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-72)
Selected article titles: "Gov. Maw Inducts Councilmen. Topazans Hold Banquet in Honor of Executive" (p. 1), "Council Forms Merit Board, Law Commission" (p. 3), "Use Phones Only for Emergencies" (p. 3), "Field Workers to Serve for Public Welfare" (p. 3), "Dedication: Public Flag Ceremony Set for Today" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 24 (November 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-34)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 24 (November 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-34)
Selected article titles: "The City: Local Talents Perform Before Deltans. Attract Many in Two Shows" (p. 1), "Census Expert Arrives: Survey Records to be Analysed" (p. 1), "Check Distribution Begins: October Checks Ready for Some" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 24 (March 23, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-392)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 24 (March 23, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-392)
Selected article titles: "Church Opened as Hostel for Returnees in Oakland" (p. 1), "All Property in WRA Warehouses Must be Removed by April, 1946" (p. 2), "Death of Two Issei in Chicago Reported as Unrelated Incidents" (p. 3), "Coast Papers Condemn San Jose Hoodlumism" (p. 3), "Reunion of Tule Lake Families and Internees Not Contemplated" (p ...
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 27 (July 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-320)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 27 (July 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-320)
Selected article titles: "Cat Found in Topaz; Couple from California Answers Ad" (p. 1), "Draft Evaders: 3 Year Sentence Given to Youths" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 10 (May 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-301)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 10 (May 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-301)
Selected article titles: "ACLU Attorney Tietz to Visit Here This Week" (p. 1), "Editorial: Evanston's Still Safe " (p. 2), "Leasing of Home to Ex-Topazans Causes Dispute" (p. 2), "California: Alien Land Law to be Tested" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 6 (July 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-185)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 6 (July 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-185)
Selected article titles: "Carnival: $2000 Profit Distributed" (p. 1), "Directors Plan Meeting to Discuss Segregation" (p. 1), "CIO Requests 'Information' of Evacuated Members" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 12 (May 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-303)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 12 (May 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-303)
Selected article titles: "Information on Status of Men in ERC Released by Fort Douglas" (p. 1), "Reclassifying Draftees to 1-A Before Examination Requested" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 1 (July 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-321)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 1 (July 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-321)
Selected article titles: "Citizenship to be Withdrawn from Disloyal Japanese" (p. 1), "Admiration and Respect Won by Nisei Soldiers" (p. 2), "Hirabayashi: Failure to Return Form Charged" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 17 (June 8, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-411)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 17 (June 8, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-411)
Selected article titles: "Policy Change Made: Dependent Families to be Aided by New Ruling" (p. 1), "ERC Status for Nisei Discontinued" (p. 1), "Ignorance, Intolerance, Worlds Enemies -- Beeley" (p. 5), "Vandals Fire Shots into Mimura Home" (p. 8), "Special Nisei Teams to Demonstrate Fighting Technique of Japanese Army" (p. 9).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 43 (December 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-53)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 43 (December 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-53)
Selected article titles: "WRA Issues Statement on Civil Service" (p. 1), "Fire Damages Block Four Apartment" (p. 1), "Co-op Orders Variety of New Stock" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 41 (December 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-51)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 41 (December 18, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-51)
Selected article titles: "Urgent Need for Volunteer Coal Workers" (p. 1), "WRA Releases Statement on Manzanar Riot" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 40 (December 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-50)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 40 (December 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-50)
Selected article titles: "Constitution Ratification Reaches 2591" (p. 1), "Chief Inspects Agricultural Possibilities" (p. 1), "City Assured Steady Coal Reserve" (p. 1).
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