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Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-152-33)
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Traveling to Florida for honeymoon, first encounter with racial segregation
Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-152-30)
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Living in Chicago, Illinois, postwar: ethnic composition of high school
Rick Sato Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-80-4)
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Prewar race relations between Japanese Americans and Native American landowners in the Yakima Valley, Washington
Tom Akashi Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-164-8)
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Growing up in a neighborhood with kids of other ethnicities: "you're conscious that you're Japanese and you're different"
Gordon Hirabayashi Interview IV Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-20-7)
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Listening to advice from family and friends before getting married
Gordon Hirabayashi Interview IV Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-20-2)
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Meeting future wife, Esther Schmoe, a University student who visited the jail
Nancy Kyoko Oda Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-463-7)
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Growing up in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles: meeting people with different ethnic backgrounds
Akio Hoshino Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-26-3)
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Prewar relationships between Japanese and larger society; feeling like a third-class citizen
Tsuguo
vh Tsuguo "Ike" Ikeda Interview I Segment 29 (ddr-densho-1000-123-29)
Activism during the civil rights movement: working closely with Black Panther Party

As a teenager prior to World War II, began keeping scrapbooks with newspaper articles and memorabilia, a lifetime habit.

Marianne West Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-120-9)
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Entering into interracial marriage, facing negative reactions

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Spady Koyama Interview I Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-38-7)
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Trying to enlist in the military after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Chris Kato - Yoshi Mamiya - Tad Sato Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-33-17)
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Prewar and wartime relationship between Seattle's Japanese and Chinese communities
Art Abe Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-206-6)
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Growing up in a neighborhood with no other Japanese American peers
Charles Z. Smith Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-169-13)
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First exposure to the Asian American experience through friends in Seattle, Washington
Charles Z. Smith Interview Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-169-14)
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Learning about the Japanese American incarceration experience: participating in the first Day of Remembrance ceremonies
Francis Mas Fukuhara Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-9-5)
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Prewar relationship with those outside the Japanese American community, attitudes and levels of acceptance
Mara Mihara Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-194-3)
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Description of childhood neighborhood, ethnic make-up

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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