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James Sakamoto Interview Segment 19 (ddr-jamsj-2-1-19)
vh James Sakamoto Interview Segment 19 (ddr-jamsj-2-1-19)
Experiencing discrimination before and after World War II

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

Scrapbook page:
doc Scrapbook page: "Gresham Area (cont'd)" (ddr-densho-35-372)
Four articles from scrapbook page, one of which is titled: "Stand Taken on Japanese: Several Speak at Gresham Meeting." Newspapers include the Oregonian and Gresham Outlook.
Scrapbook page (ddr-densho-35-375)
doc Scrapbook page (ddr-densho-35-375)
Newspaper clippings from a scrapbook page, one of which is titled: "Farm Returned To Japanese By Jury Order." Newspapers include the Oregonian, Oregon Journal, and Pacific Citizen.
Japanese Exclusion League Journal (ddr-densho-35-368)
doc Japanese Exclusion League Journal (ddr-densho-35-368)
Selected article titles: "Teamsters Want Japanese Kept Off Coast Area" (p. 1), "Japs 'Bleed' Leased Farms, Says Bainbridge Economist" (p. 1), "If They Are Really Loyal" (p. 2), "DeWitt Tells How Organizations Here Aided Japs" (p. 3), "Seattle Produce Dealers Oppose WRA Aid to Japs" (p. 4).
Newspaper clippings from scrapbook page (ddr-densho-35-386)
doc Newspaper clippings from scrapbook page (ddr-densho-35-386)
Various articles from the Oregonian and Oregon Journal. From scrapbook page titled: "Expressions of Public Opinion - Examples of Letters Against Japanese Americans."
Racial epithet (ddr-densho-36-7)
img Racial epithet (ddr-densho-36-7)
This racial epithet was painted on the garage door of a Japanese American. The photo may have been taken during the resettlement period.
Racial epithet (ddr-densho-37-657)
img Racial epithet (ddr-densho-37-657)
Original WRA caption: Door of barber shop owned by Andy Hale, in a little desert town of Parker, 15 miles from where is located the Colorado River Relocation Center. Evacuees from the center, who cannot leave its confines without a pass, are discouraged from shopping in Parker, by WRA officials.
The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 30 (April 13, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-197)
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 30 (April 13, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-197)
"Japanese Government Ready to Purchase Farm Lands Owned by People in Other Countries" (p. 1), "House Approves Claims Fund" (p. 1), "JACL ADC Will Take Strong Stand to Fight Segregation in Army" (p. 2).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 52, No. 21 (May 26, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-21)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 52, No. 21 (May 26, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-21)
Selected article titles: "Washington Newsletter: Shame of Our Nation" (p. 1), "Rowher WRA Cemetery May Become Nat'l Shrine Maintained by Nat'l Park Service" (p. 1), "Prejudice and Hawaiian Dialect" (p. 2), and "Nisei Psychologist Granted $62,000 to Study Rise of Japanese American Delinquency" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 19 (November 10, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-45)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 19 (November 10, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-45)
Selected article titles: "Difficulties of Fight Against Race Bias in Employment Told" (p. 1), "Washington Newsletter: New Era in U.S.-Japan Relations" (p. 1), and "Japanese Emigres to Dominican Republic Give Up Trying to Make a 'Go' of It, Over Half of 1,400 Anxious to Return Home" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 65, No. 20 (November 17, 1967) (ddr-pc-39-47)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 65, No. 20 (November 17, 1967) (ddr-pc-39-47)
Selected article titles: "Anti-Miscegenation Laws Still Prevail: American Samoa Tradition Prohibiting Orientals Marrying Natives Challenged" (p. 1), "South African with Japanese bride unable to bring her home" (p. 1), "Historians Moan Loss of Issei Papers: Documents Needed to Support Research on Japanese in U.S." (p. 1), "JACL Role as Human Rights Organization Stressed at West L.A., ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 5 (January 31, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-5)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 5 (January 31, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-5)
Select article titles: "Japan at tricky state of political evolution" (p. 1); "L.A. human rights group pushing for ISA Title II repeal" (p. 1); "Twin Cities To Conduct Class In Afro-American History" (p. 3); "Relevance of Japanese American Evacuation of 1942 to moral issues of today discussed over Berkeley radio" (p. 3); "Segregation in Deep South ...
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