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Personal recollections (291)

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Chiyoko Yano Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1013-9-6)
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Burning Japanese books after the bombing of Pearl Harbor: "There was a worry of being targeted"
Harvey Watanabe Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1008-5-9)
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Hearing of the bombing of Pearl Harbor while at Fort Lewis

Members of the National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS) arranged for and conducted this interview in conjunction with Densho.

Kenji Goto Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1007-2-7)
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Rumors in Hawaii after the bombing of Pearl Harbor

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 ...

Aiko Herzig Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1002-8-3)
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A senior in high school when Pearl Harbor bombing took place: "we were treated with a sort of disdain"

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews ...

Gordon Hirabayashi Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1012-2-4)
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Coping with restrictions after the bombing of Pearl Harbor (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 ...

Gordon Hirabayashi Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1012-2-3)
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Hearing about the bombing of Peal Harbor (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 ...

Kenji Suematsu Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1003-11-3)
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Mother has a nervous breakdown and father is picked up by the FBI after the bombing of Pearl Harbor

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Frank Emi Interview II Segment 2 (ddr-densho-122-20-2)
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Memories of the aftermath of Pearl Harbor, curfew

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing on issues ...

George Maeda Interview Segment 7 (ddr-manz-1-159-7)
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"Drastic" life changes after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Lily Kajiwara Interview Segment 7 (ddr-manz-1-105-7)
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FBI ransacking of family home after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Isao Kameshige Interview Segment 7 (ddr-one-7-35-7)
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Hearing about the bombing of Pearl Harbor

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 Interior.

Akiko Okuno Interview Segment 14 (ddr-manz-1-133-14)
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Destroying family's belongings after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Victor Ikeda Interview Segment 21 (ddr-manz-1-23-21)
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Hearing about the bombing of Pearl Harbor while in a movie theater
Kazue Yamamoto Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-197-7)
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Hearing about the bombing of Pearl Harbor

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.

May Y. Namba Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-171-11)
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Aftermath of Pearl Harbor: returning to school, dealing with curfew and other restrictions
Henry Miyatake Interview I Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-53-17)
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FBI seizure of weapons and radio equipment after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Yuri Kochiyama Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-257-4)
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Hearing about the bombing of Pearl Harbor while teaching Sunday school; father's arrest by the FBI
Kunio Otani Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-75-9)
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The bombing of Pearl Harbor: being asked to be the neighborhood night warden
Giro Nakagawa Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-422-11)
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Being removed from the oyster farm station house after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Yosh Nakagawa Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-172-15)
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Witnessing changes in parents, family business after the bombing of Pearl Harbor
Yukio Kawaratani Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-377-9)
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Burning possessions after the bombing of Pearl Harbor

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 ...

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