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White townspeople saying goodbye (ddr-densho-151-298)
img White townspeople saying goodbye (ddr-densho-151-298)
Original caption: Woodland, Yolo County, California. Ten cars of evacuees of Japanese ancestry are now aboard the train and the doors are closed. Their Caucasian friends and the staff of the Wartime Civil Control Administration stations are watching the departure form the platform. Evacuees are leaving their homes, ranches, in a rich agricultural district for Merced ...
Nisei man and white friend saying goodbye (ddr-densho-151-188)
img Nisei man and white friend saying goodbye (ddr-densho-151-188)
Original caption: Centerville, California. A caucasian friend has come to say goodbye to his farmer friends of Japanese ancestry prior to their evacuation to an Assembly center.
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.

Frank Miyamoto Interview I Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-50-4)
vh Frank Miyamoto Interview I Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-50-4)
Relationships with other ethnic groups and segregationist attitudes
Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-152-30)
vh Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-152-30)
Living in Chicago, Illinois, postwar: ethnic composition of high school
Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-152-33)
vh Betty Morita Shibayama Interview Segment 33 (ddr-densho-1000-152-33)
Traveling to Florida for honeymoon, first encounter with racial segregation
Akiko Kurose Interview I Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-41-4)
vh Akiko Kurose Interview I Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-41-4)
Growing up in an ethnically diverse neighborhood in prewar Seattle
Mii Tai Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-186-5)
vh Mii Tai Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1000-186-5)
Memories of neighborhood, ethnic diversity

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.

George Morihiro Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-182-11)
vh George Morihiro Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-182-11)
Memories of high school: student body treasurer, interracial dating
George Yamada Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-187-7)
vh George Yamada Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-187-7)
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)
vh Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-165-10)
Living in Los Angeles, California, for senior year in high school, working as a houseboy and dealing with prejudice
Yosh Nakagawa Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-172-23)
vh Yosh Nakagawa Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-172-23)
Leaving camp to attend a church camp, meeting a non-Japanese American pen pal
Tsuguo
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.

Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 15 (October 7, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-40)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 15 (October 7, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-40)
Select article titles: "Nisei G-2 exploits in WW2 still classified: Mashbir" (p. 1); "De facto segregation in L.A. schools charged by United Civil Righters" (p. 1); "White and Negro vs. Orientals" (p.1).
Chicago Defender article:
doc Chicago Defender article: "Second Thoughts: Racism in All Directions" (ddr-densho-35-141)
Editorial by S.I. Hayakawa. Other subheadings: "Japanese Girl Among Negroes" and "She Had It Too."
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