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National Emergency Conference report (ddr-densho-67-15)
doc National Emergency Conference report (ddr-densho-67-15)
Japanese American Citizens League report from a conference addressing internal security in Manzanar concentration camp, California. Report warns of internal strife, danger of pro-Japan groups, reports on judicial system, fire and police protection, and illicit activities. Includes an account of an attack on a Japanese American camp police officer, and description of "gangs" within camp.
doc Memo: "Japanese Relocation Centers, Activities of Inmates" (ddr-densho-67-21)
Memo from District Intelligence Officer D. Dwight Douglas to the Director of Naval Intelligence. Informing the Director of Naval Intelligence of information regarding pro-Japanese activities in camps provided by informants within the camps. Urges stronger action by the Naval Intelligence in reviewing "enemy alien" cases, involvement in camp administration.
doc "Murder in Camp Manzanar" (ddr-densho-67-18)
Document written by J.Y. Kurihara. Account of incident in which Harry Ueno, a kitchen worker, was accused of assaulting Fred Tayama, JACL member and accused "informant." Kitchen Workers Union members and Manzanar residents went to administration to demand the release from jail of Ueno and soldiers fired on crowd, killing one person. Members of the Kitchen …
doc "Notes on Manzanar" (ddr-densho-67-40)
"Notes on Manzanar" written by Claude B. Washburne, Lt. Colonel, C.A.C. Chief, Inspection & Fiscal Division. Notes and miscellaneous correspondence regarding Manzanar concentration camp: strike at camouflage net factory over wages, interior police issues, inspection of mail, camp rules, and segregation issues.
Co-op warehouse (ddr-densho-93-29)
img Co-op warehouse (ddr-densho-93-29)
Original Ansel Adams caption: Warehouse, M. Ogi, manager; S. Sugimoto, manager of co-op; Bunkichi Hayashi, Manzanar Relocation Center / photograph by Ansel Adams.
Camp co-op store (ddr-densho-93-28)
img Camp co-op store (ddr-densho-93-28)
Original Ansel Adams caption: Co-op store (Segregees), Manzanar Relocation Center / photograph by Ansel Adams.
Town hall meeting (ddr-densho-93-36)
img Town hall meeting (ddr-densho-93-36)
Original Ansel Adams caption: Roy Takano [i.e. Takeno] at town hall meeting, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.
View from guard tower (ddr-densho-93-26)
img View from guard tower (ddr-densho-93-26)
Original Ansel Adams caption: Manzanar Relocation Center from tower / photograph by Ansel Adams.
Couple standing in front of a building (ddr-manz-7-120)
img Couple standing in front of a building (ddr-manz-7-120)
Caption on reverse: "Mr. & Mrs. Frank Hon, fire chief."
Camp director's wife and daughter (ddr-manz-7-1)
img Camp director's wife and daughter (ddr-manz-7-1)
Caption on reverse: "Mrs. Merritt & daughter Katherine."