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Kazie Good Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-429-10)
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Brother faces discrimination and racism when he leaves camp to attend school
Robert Mizukami Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-114-17)
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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.

Mits Koshiyama Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-130-12)
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Temporarily leaving camp to work for local farmers, encountering discrimination
Mits Koshiyama Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-130-3)
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Participation in community events; continued racial discrimination in high school
Lawson I. Sakai Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-472-5)
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Rejected from enlisting in the navy after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Mitsuye May Yamada Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-137-3)
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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 ...

Joe Yasutake Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-136-8)
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Experiences as one of the only Asian Americans in Terrace Park, Ohio, isolated incidents of racism

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

Before being contacted by Densho, the Yasutake ...

Esther Takei Nishio Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-370-20)
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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.

Kunio Otani Segment 35 (ddr-densho-1000-75-35)
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Limited employment opportunities for Nisei after the war
Sue Takimoto Okabe Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-74-9)
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"It hurts, but you don't show it," facing racist audiences while singing and traveling with USO
Yosh Nakagawa Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-172-11)
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Experiencing discrimination as a child: not allowed to go to certain bowling alleys, swimming pools
Emery Brooks Andrews Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-155-19)
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Memories of witnessing two incidents of discrimination against Japanese Americans
Sue Takimoto Okabe Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-74-10)
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Moving to Los Angeles postwar, finding a burgeoning social scene for the returning Nisei amidst larger societal discrimination
Marian Asao Kurosu Interview Segment 73 (ddr-densho-1000-118-73)
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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 ...

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