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. V No. 29 (December 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-248)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 29 (December 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-248)
Selected article titles: "25 School Administrators Meet in Center; WRA Aims Defined" (p. 1), "Korematsu Case: Eviction Order Declared Legal" (p. 1), "Gila Has Shooting Incident. Youth Wounded by Sentry" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 4 (April 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-398)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 4 (April 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-398)
Selected article titles: "Pres. Roosevelt Passes Away" (p. 1), "Schools, Center Plan Rites for Roosevelt" (p. 1), "Students Heckle Speakers at Seattle Anti-Japanese Meeting" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 7 (July 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-327)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 7 (July 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-327)
Selected article titles: "40 Percent of Families Say No Relocation" (p. 1), "Manpower Commission Studies Labor Problem" (p. 1), "Race Differences Discussion Planned" (p. 1), "Rationed Food Quota for Residents Changed" (p. 3), "Auditorium: Cigarette Causes Small Fire" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 7 (October 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-351)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 7 (October 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-351)
Selected article titles: "Health Program: Dental, Ambulance, Diet Services to Improve" (p. 1), "Relocators in Distress Aided. Social Security Funds Help Sick Persons, Those in Need of Money" (p. 2), "Pamphlet Tells About New York in Japanese" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 10 (August 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-330)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 10 (August 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-330)
Selected article titles: "Rules for Changing Relocation Destination to Closer City Told" (p. 1), "Rules for Christmas Mail to Servicemen Given" (p. 2), "Milwaukee Offers Nursery Service to Nisei Mothers" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 23 (December 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-366)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 23 (December 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-366)
Selected article titles: "Supreme Court Upholds Endo Case on Loyalty" (p. 1), "Ickes Says Relocation Program to be Intensified with Coast Reopening" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 3 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-3)
doc Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 3 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-3)
Selected article titles: "Farm Workers Sought Here for Sugar Beet Harvest..." (p. 1), "Dining Halls" (p. 2), "Fire Prevention" (p. 3), "Beautification" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 5 (April 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-399)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 5 (April 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-399)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Pays Tribute to Roosevelt at Service" (p. 1), "New Orleans Has Abundant Opportunities for Issei, Nisei Relocators; Arne Says" (p. 1), "Education Unit Plans Closing Schools June 1" (p. 2), "Anti-Japanese Groups Organize Against Return" (p. 3), "Ritchie Collects Fees for Hating U.S. Japanese" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 34 (June 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-172)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 34 (June 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-172)
Selected article titles: "Center-Wide Election for Councilmen Set for Today" (p. 1), "Carnival Plans to be Discussed" (p. 1), "Future Meals Depend on Resident Farm Help Now" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 8 (April 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-299)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 8 (April 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-299)
Selected article titles: "Supreme Court Advice Asked in Endo Case" (p. 1), "5 Former Residents of Hawaii Leave Topaz to Join Relatives" (p. 1), "Nisei ERC Use Mooted. Stimson Explains Placing of Draftees in Inactive Status" (p. 2), "Calif. Alien Land Law Changes Proposed" (p. 2), "Evacuation is Propaganda News for Japan, Nash" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 2 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-12)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 2 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-12)
Selected article titles: "The City: Topaz Lacks 150 Maintenance Workers. Council Meets on Labor Situation" (p. 1), "Plant Nursery Work Begins" (p. 1), "Co-op to Sell Clothes" (p. 1), "Flag Ceremony Held" (p. 1), "Winterization Work" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 9 (April 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-300)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 9 (April 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-300)
Selected article titles: "Story of Discrimination Against Relocator Told in Life Magazine" (p. 1), "Draft: Status of Men in ERC Clarified" (p. 1), "Leupp Center to Be Reopened by WRA" (p. 1), "WRA Powers Challenged in Mitsuye Endo Case" (p. 2), "Ickes Raps La Guardia, Bricker for Racialism" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 16 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-336)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 16 (August 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-336)
Selected article titles: "Coast Eviction Plaintiffs May Return to Calif." (p. 1), "Nisei Solders' Influence Shown" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 12 (November 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-22)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 12 (November 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-22)
Selected article titles: "The City: Reveal Plan to Enlist Nisei in Army" (p. 1), "Work Begun on Hog Farms" (p. 1), "Labor Problems to be Discussed" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 10 (October 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-10)
doc Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 10 (October 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-10)
Selected article titles: "City Co-op Store to Honor WRA Basic Clothing Scrip" (p. 1), "WRA Statistician Arrives to Conduct Record Survey" (p. 1), "WCCA Clothes" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 3 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-138)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 3 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-138)
Selected article titles: "Volunteers to Ask for Chance in War Work" (p. 1), "3 Plead Guilty to Illegal Use of Car" (p. 1), "Food Can be Produced for Center, Told" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 21 (November 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-240)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 21 (November 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-240)
Selected article titles: "Exchange Ship Reaches Japan Safely, Nov. 14" (p. 1), "One Person Caught in Canteen Entry" (p. 1), "Two Editorial Reprints: Let's Make Ourselves Clear" (p. 2), "The Tule Lake Riot" (p. 2), "Utah Governor Protects Nisei Rights in Speech" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 11 (April 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-149)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 11 (April 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-149)
Selected article titles: "Army School Will Hold New Course" (p. 1), "Masaoka Speaks to Citizens' Group" (p. 1), "Qualification for Enlistment May be Lowered" (p. 1), "Editorial: Gen. John DeWitt" (p. 2), "Leave Clearance System Simplified" (p. 2), "Ickes Supports WRA Resettlement Program" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 3 (July 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-181)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 3 (July 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-181)
Selected article titles: "700 Employees to be Cut Within Next Three Months" (p. 1), "Report More 'Pox' Cases" (p. 1), "Warning Issued to Topaz Residents on Tularemia" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 17 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-385)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 17 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-385)
Selected article titles: "White List Evacuees Not Required. PMG Okay for Ordinance Work" (p. 1), "495 Topaz Families Have Now Relocated" (p. 1), "Ebihara First Japanese Alien to be Inducted Into US Army" (p. 2), "Four Men Held for Trial for Auburn Incident" (p. 2), "Director Myer Answers Residents' Questions" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 32 (March 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-289)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 32 (March 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-289)
Selected article titles: "Cash Grant Policy Cleared. Center Draftees are Eligible for Leave Grants" (p. 1), "Myer to Arrive Thursday, Will Address Council on Saturday" (p. 1), "Myer Clarifies Residence Status of Camp Evacuees" (p. 2), "California Minister Demands Restoration of Nisei Rights" (p. 2), "Two Colorado Draft Refusers Change Views" (p. 2), "USC Poll Favors ...
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 46 (December 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-57)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 46 (December 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-57)
Selected article titles: "Missing Resident Found Alive. Horsemen Find Fukagai 10 Mi. from Mt. Topaz" (p. 1), "Candidates Named for Election" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 20 (November 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-30)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 20 (November 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-30)
Selected article titles: "The Churches: Inter-Faith Plans to Open Library" (p. 1), "Faith Stressed for Nisei in Message" (p. 1), "Protestant Church to Commemorate" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 10 (November 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-354)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 10 (November 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-354)
Selected article titles: "3210 Residents Relocated; Pace of Family Relocation Increases" (p. 1), "Draft Abetters: 7 Get Federal Prison Sentences" (p. 1), "Two Permits to Return to Coast Issued at Poston" (p. 3), "Calif. Refuses to Sound Out Return of Evacuees" (p. 3), "Vandals Damage Japanese Section of Cemetery" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 24 (June 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-317)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 24 (June 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-317)
Selected article titles: "12 Rejected for Army; 6 Put in Limited Service" (p. 1), "Relocation Offices on East Coast Open" (p. 1), "Resolution: Removal of All Japanese Urged" (p. 2), "Draft Evaders Await Verdict" (p. 2), "Bill Proposed to Disfranchise Canada Japanese" (p. 2).
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