ddr-densho-1000-120-9 (Legacy UID: denshovh-wmarianne-01-0009)

Entering into interracial marriage, facing negative reactions

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

00:04:22 — Segment 9 of 10

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July 2, 2000

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Marianne West

Marianne West Interview

00:41:33 — 10 segments

July 2, 2000

Klamath Falls, Oregon

Nisei female. Born November 4, 1926 in Seattle, Washington. Family lived in Leavenworth, Washington, then moved to the West Coast. After the outbreak of World War II, family removed from Bellingham, Washington to Tule Lake concentration camp, California. Transferred to Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, before leaving to resettle in Spokane, Washington.

(This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.)

Alice Ito, interviewer; Steve Hamada, videographer

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