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James Yamazaki Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-175-6)
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Growing up in the Uptown neighborhood of Los Angeles

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 ...

Barbara Reiko Mikami Keimi Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-459-10)
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Meeting ethnically diverse kids right after the war in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles
Lorraine Bannai Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-113-11)
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Vivid memories of the Civil Rights movement, Vietnam War protests, and the racial struggle in the U.S. during junior high school years
Ruby Inouye Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-143-24)
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Obtaining permission to leave camp; first exposure to segregation in Texas
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-170-6)
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Interaction with non-Japanese Americans: schoolmates, church members, neighbors
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 51 (ddr-densho-1000-170-51)
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Description of working in a corrugated box factory with people of different ethnicities
Archie Miyatake Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-299-30)
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Interactions with African Americans who had moved into Little Tokyo during the war

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vh Tsuguo "Ike" Ikeda Interview II Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-124-4)
Expressing belief in racial equality and harmony through participation in mixed race yell team at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon

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

May Ohmura Watanabe Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-454-15)
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Working at the University of Pittsburgh and working with students of different ethnicities
May Ohmura Watanabe Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-454-10)
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Talking about life experiences with people of different ethnicities
Tad Sato Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-82-7)
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Awareness of places were Japanese Americans were not allowed

Due to technical difficulties, this interview has audio problems in its second half.

Tad Sato Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-82-8)
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Japanese and Caucasian students, each group "steered clear" of the other

Due to technical difficulties, this interview has audio problems in its second half.

Sarah Sato Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-81-8)
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Memories of living in Hawaii: being part of the racial majority
George Yamada Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-187-7)
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Activities during childhood: getting in a fight, relationship with Chinese community

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.

Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-165-10)
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Living in Los Angeles, California, for senior year in high school, working as a houseboy and dealing with prejudice
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