World War II

World War II (34)
Pearl Harbor and aftermath (13)
Events prior to Pearl Harbor (40)
Arrest, searches, and seizures (295)
Personal recollections (245)
Responses of non-Japanese Americans (119)
"War hysteria" (91)
Decision to incarcerate (88)
Martial law in Hawai'i
Non-incarcerated Japanese Americans
"Voluntary evacuation" (39)
Mass removal ("evacuation") (53)
Japanese American community responses (69)
Exclusion orders (86)
Preparation (252)
"Evacuation Day" (209)
Aftermath (95)
Economic losses (180)
Temporary Assembly Centers (59)
Living conditions (233)
Social and recreational activities (17)
Arts and literature (11)
The journey (102)
Publications
North Portland Evacuazette (29)
Santa Anita Pacemaker (105)
Tanforan Totalizer (20)
Arbo-Gram (4)
Fresno Grapevine (45)
Mercedian (21)
Pinedale Logger (9)
Pomona Center News (24)
Salinas Village Crier (8)
Stockton El Joaquin (34)
Tulare News (30)
Turlock TAC (7)
Walerga Wasp (10)
Puyallup Camp Harmony News-Letter (12)
Facilities, services, and camp administration (24)
Education (14)
Work and jobs (72)
Conflicts, intimidation, and violence
Food (11)
Funerals
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Impacts of incarceration (6)
Medical care and health issues (4)
Religion (2)
Sports
Weddings (2)
Concentration camps (156)
The journey (77)
Living conditions (694)
Food (113)
Facilities, services, and camp administration (644)
Medical care and health issues (153)
Holidays and festivals (176)
Sports (180)
Education (669)
Publications (29)
Minidoka Irrigator (184)
Tulean Dispatch (427)
Heart Mountain Sentinel (480)
Manzanar Free Press (409)
Denson Tribune (Jerome) (177)
Gila News-Courier (436)
Granada Pioneer (341)
Poston Chronicle (670)
Rohwer Outpost (408)
Topaz Times (433)
Newell Star (110)
Religion (142)
Work and jobs (434)
Organized labor (31)
Impact of incarceration (141)
Conflicts, intimidation, and violence (147)
Manzanar riot/uprising (4)
Poston strike (2)
Arts and literature (129)
Social and recreational activities (508)
Weddings (32)
Funerals (61)
Support from the non-Japanese American community (130)
Department of Justice camps (172)
"Enemy alien" classification (277)
Military service (229)
442nd Regimental Combat Team (1160)
522nd Field Artillery Battalion (110)
Military Intelligence Service (412)
U.S. Counterintelligence Corps (20)
Office of Strategic Services (10)
1800th Engineer General Service Battalion (6)
100th Infantry Battalion (135)
Medals and awards (7)
Varsity Victory Volunteers
1399th Engineer Construction Battalion
Women's Army Corps/Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (63)
Resistance and dissidence (10)
Segregation and Tule Lake (164)
Hoshidan
No no boys (2)
Stockade (2)
Renunciation of citizenship (83)
Draft resistance (235)
Fair Play Committee (22)
Supreme Court cases (10)
Gordon Hirabayashi (86)
Fred Korematsu (75)
Minoru Yasui (31)
Other forms of resistance (40)
Community responses to resistance (49)
Impact of resistance on families (19)
Expatriation/repatriation/deportation (130)
Leaving camp (84)
Student leave (32)
Work leave (75)
Temporary agricultural work leave (27)
Permanent agricultural work leave (43)
"Resettlement" (800)
Returning home (807)
Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki (67)
Japanese American Citizens League activities (22)
Administration (7)
Registration and the "loyalty questionnaire" (156)
Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA) (5)
War Reloaction Authority (WRA) (105)
Citizen isolation centers
Immigration detention centers
Propaganda
U.S. government propaganda (21)
Media propaganda (16)
U.S. Army internment camps (96)
U.S. federal prisons (21)
German and Italian detainees

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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 94, No. 2 (January 15, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-2)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 94, No. 2 (January 15, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-2)
Selected article titles: "New Alien Law Eliminates Annual Address Reporting" (p. 1), "The Other Internees of World War II" (pp. 2-3), "Peter Imamura: Separate but Equal" (p. 3), and "Chapter Report: JACL in Japan Keeps Rolling" (p. 10).
Citizen's Indefinite Leave Card (ddr-densho-308-1)
doc Citizen's Indefinite Leave Card (ddr-densho-308-1)
Iwao Hara's Indefinite Leave Card allowed him to leave Minidoka concentration camp and move to Chicago, Illinois to pursue a new job with United Fundraising.
Captured Japanese weapons (ddr-densho-299-100)
img Captured Japanese weapons (ddr-densho-299-100)
Caption: "As word of the surrender spreads, Japanese forces on the various Pacific [sic] isles / surrender to our troops and the mountain of captured weapons rises."
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 109, No. 8 (September 22, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-33)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 109, No. 8 (September 22, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-33)
Selected article titles: "JACL-LEC Members Add Support to Inouye's Redress Entitlement" (p. 1), "S.F.'s JA Library Granted $5,000 from NCJAR" (p. 1), "Chronicles the Yasui Family: Lise Yasui's 'Family Gathering' Airing Oct. 17" (pp. 3, 6), and "Japanese Press Translation: America's Three Victories in World War Two" (p. 5).
Special Purpose Application for Sugar Purchase Certificate (ddr-one-3-7)
doc Special Purpose Application for Sugar Purchase Certificate (ddr-one-3-7)
Application for a Sugar Purchase Certificate allowing the recipient to receive a quantity of sugar. Used for sugar rationing.
Application for Exemption from Military Evacuation (ddr-one-3-10)
doc Application for Exemption from Military Evacuation (ddr-one-3-10)
Four copies of an application for exemption from military evacuation for use by Japanese, German, and Italian nationals, as well as US citizens of Japanese ancestry.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 57, No. 1 (July 5, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-27)
ds Pacific Citizen, Vol. 57, No. 1 (July 5, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-27)
Selected article titles: "Washington Newsletter: Administration's Civil Rights Bill" (pp. 1-2), "Nisei Ham Operator Thought to Be Traitor During WW2 Served Undercover for Navy" (p. 1), and "Twin Cities Reminded of Bias" (p. 2).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 83, No. 17 (October 22, 1976) (ddr-pc-48-42)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 83, No. 17 (October 22, 1976) (ddr-pc-48-42)
Selected article titles: "JACL Raps Hayakawa Comment: Was WW2 a 'Blessing in Disguise' Too?" (p. 1), "Pro-Toguri Papers Found in Archives" (pp. 1-2), and "What It Means to Be Hawaiian" (p. 2).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 16 (November 13, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-41)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 16 (November 13, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-41)
Selected article titles: "Section-by-Section Report: Committee's Analysis of S.100[9]" (pp. 1, 4), "Tenure Was Denied: UCLA Professor Files Racial Discrimination Suit" (pp. 1, 4), "Committee Okays 4 of Matsunaga's Amendments" (pp. 2-3), and "Attorney Aided Nikkei During WW2 Internment" (pp. 3, 11).
Transcript of internment hearing (ddr-densho-314-1)
doc Transcript of internment hearing (ddr-densho-314-1)
Besides the transcript of the internment hearing, this document also includes Kasuichi Takanishi's warrant of arrest.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 52, No. 5 (February 4, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-5)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 52, No. 5 (February 4, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-5)
Selected article titles: "Calif. Assembly Resolution for Anti-Nisei Racist Deplored" (p. 1), "Final Chapter Closes on Nisei Women Accused of Aiding German PWs to Escape" (p. 1), and "JACL Holds Keys to Open Doors for Its Members to Become Better American Citizens, Chuman Tells Venice-Culver Chapter" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 17 (May 3, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-17)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 17 (May 3, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-17)
Selected article titles: "'Operation Zebra' Reminds JACL of 1942 Evacuation of Japanese" (p. 1), "Tighter U.S. Policy Seen Reducing Number of Foreign Students This Year" (p. 1), "Washington Newsletter: What Can I Do About P.R.?" (p. 2), and "30-Year Debate of 'Direct Hit' Off Oregon Coast by Japanese Sub Ends" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 108, No. 24 (June 23, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-24)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 108, No. 24 (June 23, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-24)
Selected article titles: "JACL Participation in Nationwide Redress Rally Sought" (p. 1), "ORA's Proposed Redress Regs Announced" (pp. 1, 3), "Film Review: 'Who Killed Vincent Chin?': A Must-See" (pp. 1, 3), "Ouchi Dolls Given to Klamath Falls Museum in Memory of WWII Balloon Bomb Victims" (p. 7).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 19 (December 4-11, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-44)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 19 (December 4-11, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-44)
Selected article titles: "Voter Registration Bill Introduced, Has Support of JACL, 90 Civic Groups" (pp. 1, 7), "Asian Success Story a Myth, Says Furutani" (pp. 1, 9), "Debunking the Fairy-Tale of WW2 Internment" (p. 4), and "Facing the Truth of 'Relocation'" (p. 5).
Information Bulletin No. 2 (January 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-49)
doc Information Bulletin No. 2 (January 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-49)
Tule Lake Center information bulletin with answers to evacuee questions regarding WRA policy.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 24 (December 13, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-50)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 24 (December 13, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-50)
Selected article titles: "EDC-MDC Proposal Launching JACL Civil Rights Fund OK'd" (p. 1), "Washington Newsletter: Civil Rights Delay" (pp. 1-2), "Nagoya Teacher Apologizes for Racial Bias Among Japan Pen Pals" (pp. 1, 3), and "Kawakita Now Man Without a Country" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 20 (November 15, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-46)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 20 (November 15, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-46)
Selected article titles: "History Project Repeats Need for All Documentary Matter" (p. 1), "Portland Attorney Honored by JACL for Fight Against Oregon Alien Land Law" (p. 1), "JACL Policy on Kawakita When Prime Minister Ikeda Visited U.S. Recalled as Nisei Pastor Seeks Presidential Pardon" (p. 1), and "Last Japanese Soldier to Leave Guadalcanal Hosted by ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 79, No. 6 (August 9, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-31)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 79, No. 6 (August 9, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-31)
Selected article titles: "Population in World Casts Dim U.S. Future" (pp. 1, 6), "Reparations for Evacuees Still High on JACL Priority" (p. 1), "Sen. Daniel Inouye: On World Population" (pp. 2, 5), and "Kiyoshi Hirano: Dubbed Stockton's Henry Kissinger, He Negotiates Return of Temple Bell" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 10 (March 14, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-10)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 80, No. 10 (March 14, 1975) (ddr-pc-47-10)
Selected article titles: "National Dialogue: National Advocacy" (p. 1), "Internment Enough Penalty Judge Decides" (p. 1), "What Nat'l Staff Has Wrought in Half Year" (pp. 1-2), and "Minority One: Employment Discrimination: What to Do About It" (p. 4).
Japanese surrender in Korea (ddr-densho-299-99)
img Japanese surrender in Korea (ddr-densho-299-99)
Caption: "In the DukSoo palace in Korea, the Japanese Generals in command of the forces on / the mainland surrender in formal ceremonies."
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 9 (August 27, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-34)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 9 (August 27, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-34)
Selected article titles: "SF Civil Rights Groups File Suit Against INS for 'Raids'" (pp. 1-2), "Senate Immigration Bill Was Opposed by Civil Rights Groups" (pp. 1, 12), "Ye Editor's Desk: When Mike Spoke Up" (pp. 4, 6), and "Behind the War Clouds: A Story of Unsung Valor and Devotion" (pp. 8-9).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 20 (November 14, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-45)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 20 (November 14, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-45)
Edition contains Travel Section, A-B, between pages 4 and 5. Selected article titles: "New Lineup in House, Senate May Help Redress Legislation" (pp. 1, 3), "Prop. 63 Passes; Opponents Plan Next Move" (pp. 1-2), "From the Frying Pan: Diary of an 'Enemy'" (p. 4), and "NJAHS Project: Liberators of WW2 Death Camp Sought" (p. 7).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 13 (October 23, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-38)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 13 (October 23, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-38)
Selected article titles: "Studies Fuel Admissions Controversy" (pp. 1, 10), "Berkeley Conference on WW2 Internment Held" (pp. 1, 3), "Job Discrimination Focus of Seminar" (pp. 3, 6), and "Center Would Be Reminder of U.S. Camps" (p. 4).
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