Mary Iwasaki Interview Segment 13

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First impressions of assembly center

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November 14, 2013

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Mary Iwasaki

Mary Iwasaki Interview

01:50:48 — 21 segments

November 14, 2013

Portland, Oregon

Nisei female. Born November 16, 1923, in Portland, Oregon. Grew up in Portland, where parents ran a hotel business. During World War II, was removed to the Portland Assembly Center, Oregon, and the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Left camp to attend college in Ohio, and eventually returned to Portland.

(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.)

Lynn Fuchigami Longfellow, interviewer; Ian McCluskey, videographer

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