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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 17 (April 27, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-17)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 17 (April 27, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-17)
Selected article titles: "Return of wartime vested property to Japanese seen as goodwill bid" (p. 1), "Justice Dep't Favors House-Passed Lane Bill, Senate Group Informed" (p. 1), "CBS radio show answers to slur against Japanese Americans, no harm intended" (p. 1), "Arizona strawberry growers enjoy one of the best years, acreage being thinned as subdivisions ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 43, No. 1 (July 6, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-27)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 43, No. 1 (July 6, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-27)
Selected article titles: "Neighbors, press sympathize with L.A. Issei couple ordered to leave" (p. 1), "Nisei teacher turned down in bid for home in Centerville, No. Calif. papers disclose" (p. 1), "Strandee retains U.S. citizenship" (p. 2), "N.Y. interracial housing project invites Nisei" (p. 2), "Japanese traits studied by CLers" (p. 2), "Japanese ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 43, No. 4 (July 27, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-30)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 43, No. 4 (July 27, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-30)
Selected article titles: "Sharon Nishimi of Sacramento crowned 'Miss Nat'l JACL- '56'" (p. 1), "Newly Qualified Internee Claims to be Processed First by Gov't" (p. 1), "Racial Bias of Realty Board Subject in Damage Test Cases" (p. 1), "Inequalities of Canada Citizenship Cited by Negro Group Leader" (p. 3), "NW-WNDC delegates to recommend new ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 24 (June 15, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-24)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 24 (June 15, 1956) (ddr-pc-28-24)
Selected article titles: "Claims bill ready for consideration on Senate floor within two weeks" (p. 1), 'Alien Land Law Repeal Measure Set as Prop. 13" (p. 1), "Nat'l JACL Director Satow visits Nation's capital, visits with California congressmen" (p. 1), "Reveal identity of Nisei meeting housing bias in SF area as Richmond-El Cerrito CLer ...
Mas Hashimoto Interview Segment 27 (ddr-densho-1015-7-27)
vh Mas Hashimoto Interview Segment 27 (ddr-densho-1015-7-27)
Mixed reactions from community members upon return of Japanese Americans
Chico Uyeda Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1012-4-3)
vh Chico Uyeda Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1012-4-3)
Experiencing racism and discrimination in Arkansas (audio only)

This interview is audio-only. It contains raw footage used by Steven Okazaki in his 1985 film Unfinished Business.

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 ...

Shimako
vh Shimako "Sally" Kitano Interview Segment 16 (ddr-manz-1-54-16)
Adjusting to life after returning to Bainbridge Island; barred from joining the Girl Scouts
Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 11 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-11)
vh Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 11 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-11)
Impact of the alien land law on California's Japanese American agricultural community
George Hanada Interview Segment 12 (ddr-jamsj-2-5-12)
vh George Hanada Interview Segment 12 (ddr-jamsj-2-5-12)
Living and owning a business in Japantown: experiencing housing discrimination

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

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
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
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 ...

May Ota Higa Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-174-10)
vh May Ota Higa Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-174-10)
Moving to Ellensburg, Washington, and attending college; experiencing discrimination by a professor
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
Joe Yasutake Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-136-8)
vh Joe Yasutake Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-136-8)
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 ...

Kay Matsuoka Segment 42 (ddr-densho-1000-48-42)
vh Kay Matsuoka Segment 42 (ddr-densho-1000-48-42)
Postwar return: facing discrimination, even from churches
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