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Robert Coombs Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-146-24)
vh Robert Coombs Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-146-24)
Encountering prejudice while in Twin Falls, Idaho, buying goods for the Japanese Americans in Minidoka
Akiko Kurose Interview II Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-42-14)
vh Akiko Kurose Interview II Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-42-14)
Housing discrimination in postwar Seattle, involvement in open housing effort

Mrs. Kurose was undergoing treatment for cancer and required frequent breaks and medication to help her with pain management.

Sue Takimoto Okabe Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-74-9)
vh Sue Takimoto Okabe Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-74-9)
"It hurts, but you don't show it," facing racist audiences while singing and traveling with USO
Jim Akutsu Segment 45 (ddr-densho-1000-2-45)
vh Jim Akutsu Segment 45 (ddr-densho-1000-2-45)
Starting over, Engineers Professional Union; job discrimination in civil service

Interview was conducted over two days because of delays caused by technical difficulties.

Frank Miyamoto Interview II Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-51-14)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview II Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-51-14)
The Immigration Act of 1924: "perhaps the worst thing that could have happened to international relations"
Henry Miyatake Interview I Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-53-9)
vh Henry Miyatake Interview I Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-53-9)
First encounters with racism: barred from viewing an airplane at Boeing
Martha Nishitani Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-71-12)
vh Martha Nishitani Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-71-12)
Refused service on a public bus after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 62, No. 24 (June 17, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-24)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 62, No. 24 (June 17, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-24)
Select article titles: "Stronger civil rights bill sought in wake of Meredith shooting" (p. 1); "Single-family home owners not in real estate business and receive no public assistance may discriminate" (p. 1); "Ex-Japan princess sums up 2-year stay in U.S., lauds women's independence" (p. 4); "New Law Recalls Hawaii as Immigration Policy Molder" (p ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 8 (August 19, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-33)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 8 (August 19, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-33)
Select article titles: "Loss of civil rights can be costly to youth" (p. 1); "JACL protest anti-Nisei film" (p. 1); "Congressmen learn proper use of 'Chinaman'"(p. 1); "Crown Prince Akijito impresses visiting Scouts" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 14 (September 30, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-39)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 14 (September 30, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-39)
Select article titles: "Study of Nisei attitudes on American political practices now underway" (p. 1); "House repeals cooly trade laws" (p.1); "Anti-Semitism still a simmering sore" (p. 3); "6 Nisei join silent picket of women in front of Chicago realty board" (p. 5).
Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-138-16)
vh Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-138-16)
Feeling uncomfortable when witnessing segregation in the South

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 to conduct their own family history ...

Ben Uyeno Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-100-13)
vh Ben Uyeno Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-100-13)
Restricted from high school debate, Trianon ballroom and the Paramount Theatre
Mits Takahashi Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-207-30)
vh Mits Takahashi Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-207-30)
Hearing about discrimination encountered by family upon return to the West Coast
George Morihiro Interview Segment 41 (ddr-densho-1000-182-41)
vh George Morihiro Interview Segment 41 (ddr-densho-1000-182-41)
Changes in Fife after the war; brother-in-law's difficulty with discrimination
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No. 24 (December 9, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-50)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No. 24 (December 9, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-50)
Select article titles: "Strong Anti-Bias Housing Law No. 1 Target of Cal. Civic Groups" (p.1); "Supreme Court orders bus terminal restaurants in South to serve without bias; recall WW2 incidents when Nisei troops refused" (p.1)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No. 17 (April 22, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-17)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No. 17 (April 22, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-17)
Select article titles: "Nisei novelist in Milwaukee says writing no simple task; takes strength, perseverance; tells of latest book on Issei pioneers" (p.3) "Education factor in awareness of housing discrimination, say U.C. sociologists" (p.7)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No.26 (June 24, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-26)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No.26 (June 24, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-26)
Select article titles: "Supreme Court decisions on deportees, civil rights commission of interest to JACL" (p.1); "U.S.-Japan treaty papers exchanged" (p.1)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No.4 (July 22, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-30)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No.4 (July 22, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-30)
Select article titles: "Gov. Rosellini backs repeal of alien land law" (p.1); "Party Loyalty prevailed, but Hawaii was very close to having two Nisei at Capitol, as senator and House representative" (p.8)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 60, No. 6 (February 5, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-6)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 60, No. 6 (February 5, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-6)
Selected article titles: "Immigration Amendments Due Early Committee Study" (p.1-2), "Utah Legislature for Validating Mixed Marriages before Repeal" (p.1), "Snake River Valley Issei-Nisei Lauded" (p.1), "Santa Maria Issei Popularizes Salads with Extensive Lettuce, Celery Farming" (p.1).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 60, No. 16 (April 16, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-16)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 60, No. 16 (April 16, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-16)
Selected article titles: "Private Club Liquor License May Be Revoked by Race Bias" (p.1-2), "DU Library Given Tajiri's Collection" (p.1), "Colorado Fair Housing Law Strengthened" (p.1), "Voting Rights Bill" (p.2), "JACLer Marches in Alabama: Monrovia Nisei Hurt in Alabama Called a 'Student from Japan" (p.3), "Buddhism and Democracy Are Found ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 61, No. 2 (July 9, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-28)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 61, No. 2 (July 9, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-28)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Appears at Seattle Death Inquest Delving in Police Shooting of Negro" (p.1), "12 'Problem' Areas Marked in JACL by Blue-Ribbon Panel" (p.1), "History Project: Issei Miners Massacred in Labor Strife" (p.1-2), "De Facto School Segregation Eyed for S.F. JACL Study" (p.1), "Repeal of Mixed Marriage Ban Urged ...
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