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.

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Topaz Times (newspaper)

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Topaz Times Vol. III No. 9 (April 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-146)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 9 (April 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-146)
Selected article titles: "Committee of 15 Asks No Stoppage of Work" (p. 1), "Spanish Consul, State Dept. Man Arrive Today" (p. 1), "Outgoing Residents Told to Notify Draft Boards" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 56 (March 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-119)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 56 (March 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-119)
Selected article titles: "Time Given to Revise 'No' Reply to Question 27" (p. 1), "Voting Privileges of Evacuee Citizens Upheld" (p. 2), "Questions on Work Absence Answered" (p. 2), "Topaz Kitchen to Get Tofu" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 28 (September 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-208)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 28 (September 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-208)
Selected article titles: "Posted Sentry Creates Stir Among Workers" (p. 1), "1885 Messages Sent to Japan" (p. 1), "CIO War Relief _ Nisei" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 11 (August 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-331)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 11 (August 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-331)
Selected article titles: "Myer Discusses Tule Lake Draft Dismissal Case" (p. 1), "Editorial: Family Relocation" (p. 2).
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. VI No. 24 (February 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-281)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 24 (February 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-281)
Selected article titles: "First Draftees to Leave Wednesday for Exams" (p. 1), "Manzanar Sends 459 to Tule Lake" (p. 1), "'Peace -- Then What?' Topic for Forum" (p. 1), "Granada Nisei Petition Restoration of Rights" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 20 (November 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-239)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 20 (November 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-239)
Selected article titles: "Evacuee Workers Harvest Many Crops in Provo. 15,144 Work Days Contributed" (p. 1), "Gasoline Usage to be Cut 40%" (p. 1), "New England People Feel Evacuees Can be Trusted" (p. 3).
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. 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. VIII No. 9 (August 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-329)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 9 (August 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-329)
Selected article titles: "Investigation Shows No Property Damage Results from Florin Fire" (p. 1), "Case Against Tule Lake Draft Evaders Dismissed" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 2 (April 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-293)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 2 (April 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-293)
Selected article titles: "Center Greenhouses Nearing Completion" (p. 1), "Procedure Given for Alien Parolees Who Wish to be Freed" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Extra (April 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-142)
doc Topaz Times Extra (April 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-142)
Selected article titles: "Administration Statement..." (p. 1), "Resident Killed" (p. 1).
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 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. 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. XI No. 16 (June 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-410)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 16 (June 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-410)
Selected article titles: "Capacity Crowd Attends Memorial Day Services" (p. 1), "Ross Favors Relocation While Jobs are Open, Sentiment Good" (p. 3), "Native Sons Oppose Return of Japanese" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 6 (April 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-141)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 6 (April 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-141)
Selected article titles: "Food Pilfering Charges Unfound" (p. 1), "Residents Asked to Get Leave Permit Photos" (p. 1), "Editorial: A Friend on the Air" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 14 (May 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-305)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 14 (May 17, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-305)
Selected article titles: "ACLU: Wirin Slated to Speak Tonight" (p. 1), "Report from Chicago" (p. 2).
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 Special Edition (July 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-184)
doc Topaz Times Special Edition (July 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-184)
Selected article titles: "Segregation to Start Sept. 1, Declares Myer" (p. 1), "Reasons for Move Slated" (p. 1), "Individual Hearings" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 14 (November 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-24)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 14 (November 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-24)
Selected article titles: "The City: Hearing Held on Labor Problems" (p. 1), "'Evacuee Trust Fund' Discussed" (p. 1), "600 Attend Armistice Fete" (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. 17 (February 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-274)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 17 (February 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-274)
Selected article titles: "Japanese Should Join Larger Groups to be Effective -- Embree" (p. 1), "Draft Clarifications Made" (p. 4), "Questions on Leave for Army Induction Given" (p. 4), "Myer Sends Instructions to Nisei of Draft Age" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 39 (September 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-219)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 39 (September 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-219)
Selected article titles: "476 in Last Movement to Tule Lake" (p. 1), "Centers' Fire Losses Below Nat'l Average" (p. 1), "Board Activity Defined to Remove Misconceptions" (p. 2), "Mitsue Endo Now Center Resident" (p. 2).
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