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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 6 (August 7, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-32)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 6 (August 7, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-32)
Selected article titles: "Sansei teacher denied Virginia position" (p. 1), "36 AJAs elected to Hawaii state senate and house" (p. 1), "Filipino attitude on Japan softens" (p. 3), "Hard work, good water, eating fresh fruit seen as key to longevity of Fowler Issei" (p. 4), "Three neighboring high schools in Turlock to sport Sansei student body ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 1 (July 3, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-27)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 1 (July 3, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-27)
Selected article titles: "Hawaii plebiscite passes 17-1; 58 AJAs win in primaries" (p. 1), "Eagle Scout Ito rescues Sansei from drowning" (p. 1), "Ray Yasui's daughter Joan elected Oregon Girls State governor, named to Girls Nation, chosen 4-H president--all inside a week" (p. 1), "Stomach cancer study on Orientals started" (p. 1), "Suggest Americans of ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 7 (August 14, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-33)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 7 (August 14, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-33)
Selected article titles: "Congressman Inouye to address EDC-MDC" (p. 1), "Linda Yatabe of San Francisco named 'Miss 1960 JACL' Queen" (p. 1), "Sen. Engle remarks on reversal of anti-Nisei feelings" (p. 2), "Old American political truism works for JACLer who writes his congressman" (p. 2), "San Francisco Nipponmachi assured more police protection; businessmen complain" (p. 3 ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 48, No. 3 (January 16, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-3)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 48, No. 3 (January 16, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-3)
Selected article titles: "Racial Relocation to ease tension?" (p. 1), "Anti-Nisei housing bias mooted by Utah civil righters" (p. 1), "50 of Calif.'s 80 Assemblymen Co-Author FEPC" (p. 1), "Univ. of Chicago Issei artist retires after 50-year association with college" (p. 1), "Columnist in L.A. Times comments on evacuation, hopes Sansei have as much ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 48, No. 11 (March 13, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-11)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 48, No. 11 (March 13, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-11)
Selected article titles: "Hawaii statehood bill passes Senate, 76-15" (p. 1), "Utah House OK's Civil Rights Measure 52-11" (p. 1), "Negro judge urges Philadelphia JACLers work with other minorities to fight bias" (p. 2), "Oldest U.S. Japanese Christian church seeking new building site" (p. 3), "Washington State Alien Land Law Referendum Set for 1959 ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 13 (September 25, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-39)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 13 (September 25, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-39)
Selected article titles: "Inouye prays U.S. stay firm after 'K' visit" (p. 1), "Negroes urged by newspaper columnist to maintain close ties with Nisei" (p. 1), "Private bill signed to admit Japanese ex-TB immigrant" (p. 1), "Nisei VFW post poker palace license fight ends, more clubs may be opened" (p. 3), "JACL's long-standing record ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 48, No. 12 (March 20, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-12)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 48, No. 12 (March 20, 1959) (ddr-pc-31-12)
Selected article titles: "Eisenhower signs Statehood bill without fanfare" (p. 1), "Uncle Sam's 50th star now in view. JACL jubilant over Hawaiian statehood and recognition of its citizens" (p. 1), "Japanese American Democratic Club drops racial designation, reaction is mixed" (p. 3), "Chapter eliminates racial restriction in own high school scholarship program" (p. 4), "Civil ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 18 (May 4, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-18)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 18 (May 4, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-18)
Selected article titles: "Use of Confidential Information in Deportation Cases Being Challenged" (p. 1), "Form Group to Rid Alien Land Law at Election" (p. 1), "Reallocation of Asian Refugee Quota Sought" (p. 1), "Delinquency, FEPC topics at East L.A. meeting" (p. 1), "Supreme Court ruling on Jim Crowism in intrastate bus travel pondered" (p. 2 ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 23 (June 8, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-23)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 23 (June 8, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-23)
Selected article titles: "Mayor Taft Cities C.L. for Progress of Nisei in U.S." (p. 1), "Nisei vet bucks housing bias in Las Vegas" (p. 1), "Letter to San Francisco editor bares discrimination against Nisei home-buyer" (p. 1), "Clovis Nisei float wins first prize" (p. 3), "Bookkeeper admits theft from doctors, $10,000 involved" (p ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 43, No. 2 (July 13, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-28)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 43, No. 2 (July 13, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-28)
Selected article titles: "President signs claims amendment: Compromise procedure now granted for evacuation claims up to $100,000" (p. 1), "Gov't halts move to deport L.A. Issei couple" (p. 1), "Survey underway in discrimination of Nisei home buyers" (p. 1), "Dream comes true for Denver Nisei with entrance to U.S. Air Force Academy ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No.10 (September 5, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-36)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No.10 (September 5, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-36)
Select article titles: "Snake River Valley potato farmers worry over 'no price" and Sansei" (p.1); "Job discrimination against Nisei going 'underground'" (p.3); "Historical account of Japanese Canadians in British Columbia set for Centennial" (p.8)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No.24 (December 12, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-50)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No.24 (December 12, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-50)
Select article titles: "Racial bias in Denver reality deals charged" (p.1); "Nevada marriage law upset" (p.1); "Lessening of employment bias on race cited by pres. Comm." (p.8)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No. 15 (October 10, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-41)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No. 15 (October 10, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-41)
Select article titles: "Change of Warren's anti-Japanese bias to civil rights champion cited" (p.1); "45 of 96 AJA primary candidates survive Terr. of Hawaii elections" (p.1)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 46, No. 18 (May 2, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-18)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 46, No. 18 (May 2, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-18)
Select article titles: "Lt. Gov. candidate calls for leadership in civil rights fight" (p.1); "US official explains complaint issued by Canadian Orientals seeking entry" (p.5); "'River Kwai' film rapped" (p.6) Starting in No. 13, the volume number in the header changes from 46 to 26. This printing error is not corrected for the ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No. 21 (November 21, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-47)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No. 21 (November 21, 1958) (ddr-pc-30-47)
Select article titles: "TV shamed for anti-Japanese movies by Hearst columnist" (p.1); "Hawaii's Chances Look Bright" (p.2)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 66, No. 21 (May 24, 1968) (ddr-pc-40-21)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 66, No. 21 (May 24, 1968) (ddr-pc-40-21)
Selected article titles: "Justice Dept. still nixing rumors of detention centers" (p. 1), "Subtle Discrimination Against Japanese in Labor Market Noted" (p. 1), "'Boy' on forbidden list for policemen" (p. 1), "Jr. JACL check for $900 presented to Peace Corps to construct school" (p. 4), "Issei Welfare" (p. 4).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 66, No. 22 (May 31, 1968) (ddr-pc-40-22)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 66, No. 22 (May 31, 1968) (ddr-pc-40-22)
Selected article titles: "Equal housing opportunities in Washington state boosted" (p. 1), "Fr. Tibesar recalls JACL meeting day after Pearl Harbor incident" (p. 1), "TV writer still complains of JACL protest. Admits no Nisei has sold American secrets to Japan in wartime" (p. 1), "Cultural pluralism fits America than melting pot idea" (p. 1), "Inouye warns ...
Ruth Sasaki Interview Segment 17 (ddr-one-7-64-17)
vh Ruth Sasaki Interview Segment 17 (ddr-one-7-64-17)
Seeing evidence of discrimination after leaving camp

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.

Hikoji Takeuchi Interview Segment 3 (ddr-manz-1-10-3)
vh Hikoji Takeuchi Interview Segment 3 (ddr-manz-1-10-3)
Experiencing racism following the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Nobu Suzuki Interview I Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-84-18)
vh Nobu Suzuki Interview I Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-84-18)
Husband's family background

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.

Yukiko Miyake Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-49-10)
vh Yukiko Miyake Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-49-10)
Issei's attitude toward discrimination: "They are hakujin"
Frank Yamasaki Interview II Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-131-7)
vh Frank Yamasaki Interview II Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-131-7)
The pain of discrimination: "growing up, discrimination was a part of the environment that we grew up in"
Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-137-3)
vh Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-137-3)
Attending the University of Cincinnati, experiencing discrimination while boarding at a sorority house

Mitsuye Yamada was interviewed together with her two surviving brothers, William Toshio Yasutake and Joseph Yasutake, in group sessions on October 8-9, 2002. She was interviewed individually on October 9-10, 2002.

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

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