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Robert Mizukami Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-114-17)
vh Robert Mizukami Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-114-17)
Recalling incident of postwar prejudice in Bonners Ferry, Idaho

This is the first in a series of interviews conducted by the Puyallup Valley Japanese American Citizen League in collaboration with Densho.

Nobu Suzuki Interview I Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-84-14)
vh Nobu Suzuki Interview I Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-84-14)
Double discrimination, no jobs for Japanese American women in the U.S. or Japan

References are made to several of Nobu Suzuki's personal papers, which are currently available for public perusal at the University of Washington's Manuscripts and University Archives.

Fred Shiosaki Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-190-9)
vh Fred Shiosaki Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-190-9)
Ethnic identity in high school: dating, being excluded from a roller skating rink

This interview was conducted as part of a project to capture stories of the Japanese American community of Spokane, Washington. Densho worked in collaboration with the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.

Ben Uyeno Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-100-18)
vh Ben Uyeno Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-100-18)
Prewar discrimination, difficulties getting into medical school
Bernadette Suda Horiuchi Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-239-22)
vh Bernadette Suda Horiuchi Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-239-22)
Backlash towards Japanese American railroad workers following the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Frank Yamasaki Interview I Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-107-7)
vh Frank Yamasaki Interview I Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-107-7)
Encountering racial discrimination: denial of access to public pool
Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-138-33)
vh Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-138-33)
Raising a family, experiencing discrimination when trying to buy a home in Bothell, Washington

William Toshio Yasutake was interviewed together with his sister Mitsuye (Yasutake) Yamada and surviving brother, Joseph Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. He was interviewed individually on November 14, 2002.

Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake siblings had planned ...

Kazie Good Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-429-10)
vh Kazie Good Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-429-10)
Brother faces discrimination and racism when he leaves camp to attend school
Tom Akashi Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-164-12)
vh Tom Akashi Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-164-12)
Returning to school after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, getting in fights with other students over racist name-calling
Francis Mas Fukuhara Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-9-7)
vh Francis Mas Fukuhara Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-9-7)
Japanese American community attitudes toward discrimination
Nobu Suzuki Interview II Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-87-6)
vh Nobu Suzuki Interview II Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-87-6)
Experiencing prejudice on the way to Spokane

References are made to several of Nobu Suzuki's personal papers, which are currently available for public perusal at the University of Washington's Manuscripts and University Archives.

Mits Koshiyama Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-130-12)
vh Mits Koshiyama Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-130-12)
Temporarily leaving camp to work for local farmers, encountering discrimination
Esther Takei Nishio Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-370-20)
vh Esther Takei Nishio Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-370-20)
Experiencing discrimination after returning to California

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 73 (ddr-densho-1000-118-73)
vh Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 73 (ddr-densho-1000-118-73)
Postwar discrimination: hearing that the principal of a high school in Sunnydale did not want the Japanese American families to return

During this interview, Mrs. Kurosu alternately speaks in both English and Japanese. As a result, the English translation of the transcript contains [Jpn.] and [Eng.], which indicate whether the original dialogue was spoken in Japanese ...

Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-142-10)
vh Roger Shimomura Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-142-10)
Witnessing parents' experience with racism on a family vacation to Cannon Beach, Oregon
Kazuko Uno Bill Interview I Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-211-11)
vh Kazuko Uno Bill Interview I Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-211-11)
Facing discrimination in school: "You'll never make it because you're a Japanese"
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 15 (October 7, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-40)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 15 (October 7, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-40)
Select article titles: "Nisei G-2 exploits in WW2 still classified: Mashbir" (p. 1); "De facto segregation in L.A. schools charged by United Civil Righters" (p. 1); "White and Negro vs. Orientals" (p.1).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 22 (November 25, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-47)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 22 (November 25, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-47)
Select article titles: "'America's Concentration Camps' nearly published" (p.1); "Virginia Attorney General defends anti-miscegenation" (p. 1); "Crime wave increasing when can it be curbed?" (p.1).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 62, No. 11 (March 18, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-11)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 62, No. 11 (March 18, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-11)
Select article titles: "History Project: Dawn of Asiatic Interests" (p. 1); "Washington Newsletter: Miscegenation Laws" (p. 2); "26th Hawaiian GI Dies in Vietnam" (p. 6).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 77, No. 15, (October 12, 1973) (ddr-pc-45-40)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 77, No. 15, (October 12, 1973) (ddr-pc-45-40)
Select article titles: "Trace History of...Repeal of Lily-White Clause" (p.1); "Sen. Inouye to Address Kickoff Fete for JACL Bldg. Fund Drive" (p.1); "Legal Assistance Offered by MALDEF in Employment Discrimination Actions" (p.2); "Separate PSWDC Chapter Insurance Board Formed" (p.3); "Estimate 700,000 Nikkei in Brazil, Percentage in Agriculture Dwindles" (p.4).
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