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George Morihiro Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-182-7)
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Description of prewar discrimination; hearing of neighbor who couldn't find employment
George Morihiro Interview Segment 41 (ddr-densho-1000-182-41)
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Changes in Fife after the war; brother-in-law's difficulty with discrimination
Frank Yamasaki Interview II Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-131-13)
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Release from McNeil Island Penitentiary; returning to Seattle, facing employment discrimination
Frank Yamasaki Interview II Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-131-7)
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The pain of discrimination: "growing up, discrimination was a part of the environment that we grew up in"
Jim Akutsu Segment 45 (ddr-densho-1000-2-45)
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Starting over, Engineers Professional Union; job discrimination in civil service

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

Bob Suzuki Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-452-7)
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Attending UC Berkeley, living in an all-Japanese American boarding house because of housing discrimination
Gene Akutsu Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-1-4)
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A teenager's memories of how one newspaper misrepresented Japanese Americans
Isami Nakao - Kazuko Nakao Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-68-2)
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Prewar working conditions in the lumber mills: "Jap 1, Jap 2..."
Toshi Nagamori Ito Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-309-10)
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First encountering discrimination at junior high school graduation party

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 ...

Ben Uyeno Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-100-13)
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Restricted from high school debate, Trianon ballroom and the Paramount Theatre
Ben Uyeno Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-100-18)
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Prewar discrimination, difficulties getting into medical school
Robert Coombs Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-146-24)
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Encountering prejudice while in Twin Falls, Idaho, buying goods for the Japanese Americans in Minidoka
Bernadette Suda Horiuchi Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-239-22)
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Backlash towards Japanese American railroad workers following the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Rick Sato Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-80-15)
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Returning to eastern Washington, still a "Jap" to some
Mas Akiyama Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-188-20)
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Encountering a "color line" and housing discrimination after World War II

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.

Mas Akiyama Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-188-12)
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Observations of changes within Spokane community after the bombing of Pearl Harbor

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.

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