Tule Lake

Concentration Camp

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Frank Sumida Interview Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-261-28)
vh Frank Sumida Interview Segment 28 (ddr-densho-1000-261-28)
Conflicts at Tule Lake during the segregation period

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.

Frank Sumida Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-261-24)
vh Frank Sumida Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-261-24)
Being warned to stay out of trouble at Tule Lake

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Hikaru Morohoshi Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-303-10)
vh Hikaru Morohoshi Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-303-10)
Feeling pressured to join the Hoshidan and renounce U.S. citizenship

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Hikaru Morohoshi Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-303-9)
vh Hikaru Morohoshi Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-303-9)
Witnessing unrest and martial law in Tule Lake

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Hitoshi
vh Hitoshi "Hank" Naito Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-286-20)
Turning eighteen and answering "no-no" on the so-called "loyalty questionnaire" (audio-only)
Ayame Tsutakawa - Mayumi Tsutakawa - Kenzan Tsutakawa-Chinn - Yayoi Tsutakawa-Chinn Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-96-8)
vh Ayame Tsutakawa - Mayumi Tsutakawa - Kenzan Tsutakawa-Chinn - Yayoi Tsutakawa-Chinn Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-96-8)
Reflecting on the pilgrimage experience

The Tsutakawas were interviewed at the former site of the Tule Lake incarceration camp, in the context of a larger Tule Lake reunion, called the "Tule Lake Pilgrimage, Journey of Remembrance and Discovery," organized by the Tule Lake Committee. This Pilgrimage was attended by people from up and down the West …

Ayame Tsutakawa - Mayumi Tsutakawa - Kenzan Tsutakawa-Chinn - Yayoi Tsutakawa-Chinn Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-96-4)
vh Ayame Tsutakawa - Mayumi Tsutakawa - Kenzan Tsutakawa-Chinn - Yayoi Tsutakawa-Chinn Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-96-4)
The importance of camp pilgrimages

The Tsutakawas were interviewed at the former site of the Tule Lake incarceration camp, in the context of a larger Tule Lake reunion, called the "Tule Lake Pilgrimage, Journey of Remembrance and Discovery," organized by the Tule Lake Committee. This Pilgrimage was attended by people from up and down the West …

Frank S. Fujii Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-8-25)
vh Frank S. Fujii Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-8-25)
A bittersweet reunion with father at Tule Lake

This interview was conducted over two days due to electrical problems. The majority of the interview was completed on the second day, September 5.

Frank S. Fujii Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-8-14)
vh Frank S. Fujii Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-8-14)
Relations between Japanese Americans from different cities in camp

This interview was conducted over two days due to electrical problems. The majority of the interview was completed on the second day, September 5.

Frank S. Fujii Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-8-20)
vh Frank S. Fujii Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-8-20)
Mother's experience in Tule Lake concentration camp

This interview was conducted over two days due to electrical problems. The majority of the interview was completed on the second day, September 5.

Tomiye Terasaki Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-122-12)
vh Tomiye Terasaki Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-122-12)
Life in Tule Lake, giving birth to a son in camp (Japanese language)

This interview was conducted in Japanese. It was translated so as to convey Mrs. Terasaki's way of speaking as closely as possible. For example, there are instances in which she makes some grammatical errors. These mistakes are conveyed through similar grammatical errors in …

Jim M. Tanimoto Interview Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-270-14)
vh Jim M. Tanimoto Interview Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-270-14)
Watching people take lumber at nighttime to improve their barracks
Jim M. Tanimoto Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-270-17)
vh Jim M. Tanimoto Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-270-17)
Picked up as part of a large group for refusing to sign the so-called "loyalty questionnaire"
Jim M. Tanimoto Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-270-18)
vh Jim M. Tanimoto Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-270-18)
Feeling pressure to sign the so-called "loyalty questionnaire" by War Relocation Authority officials
Kunio Otani Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-75-20)
vh Kunio Otani Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-75-20)
Tule Lake concentration camp becomes a "segregation center"
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