Stockton

Temporary Assembly Center

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James Sakamoto Interview Segment 8 (ddr-jamsj-2-1-8)
vh James Sakamoto Interview Segment 8 (ddr-jamsj-2-1-8)
Memories of the Stockton Assembly Center, California

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

Marian Shingu Sata Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-262-9)
vh Marian Shingu Sata Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-262-9)
Having chicken pox in Stockton assembly center

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.

Saburo Masada interview (ddr-csujad-6-20)
doc Saburo Masada interview (ddr-csujad-6-20)
Oral history interview with Saburo Masada. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: SCRC_MASADA_SABURO
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 4 (September 2, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-28)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 4 (September 2, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-28)
Selected article titles: "Exhibit Attracts 2,600 Residents" (p. 1), "Mess & Lodging: Old Passes Void" (p. 1), "New Transfers Lawyer from Camp Harmony Likes S.A.C." (p. 1), "'Twas Before the Victory Garden" (p. 2), "Three Families Released from Center" (p. 3), "Center Prepares, Trunks, Clothes Arrival Increases" (p. 3).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 11 (August 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-23)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 11 (August 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-23)
Selected article titles: "S.A.C.-Ites Go to Polls Mon. 3,000 to Vote at Mess Halls" (p. 1), "'Copy-Cat Capers' Wed." (p. 1), "Educational Day Slated" (p. 3), "Relocation: If It's Arkansas, We Say" (p. 4).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 9 (August 6, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-21)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 9 (August 6, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-21)
Selected article titles: "Election Plans Approved. Voters, Register Mon.: Election on Aug. 17" (p. 1), "Rules and Regulations" (p. 1), "Fire-fighters Ready for Action" (p. 3).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. I No. 6 (June 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-6)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. I No. 6 (June 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-6)
Selected article titles: "Student Relocation Planned. Educators Set Up National Council to Aid Nisei" (p. 1), "Popular Election Administration Will Approve Workable Plan" (p. 1), "Bottles & Buckets -- Please Return!!" (p. 1), "Editorial: Fire Prevention!!" (p. 2), "Average 250-300 Visitors Daily" (p. 4).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. I No. 4 (June 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-4)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. I No. 4 (June 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-4)
Selected article titles: "Over 400 Enroll for High School Adult Courses" (p. 1), "Air Raid Wardens Meet 'Time is Important' Says Collard to 74 Volunteers" (p. 1), "Barrack Inspection Begins Soon" (p. 2), "Scouts Coordinate Activities; Membership Shows Increase" (p. 3).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 2 (July 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-14)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 2 (July 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-14)
Selected article titles: "Clothing: Instructions Announced" (p. 1), "O-Bon Festivities Tonight! 8:00 to 11:00 Folk Dance" (p. 1), "Cooperatives: What and When" (p. 2), "What a Mess: Cleanliness - Mess #3 Winner of First Contest" (p. 3).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 4 (July 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-16)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 4 (July 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-16)
Selected article titles: "June Paychecks Arrive! Cashier to Distribute $10,650 Tomorrow, Friday P.M." (p. 1), "Curfew!" (p. 1), "Nicholson Must O.K. Parties" (p. 1), "23 Leave for Mont. Sugar Beet Fields" (p. 1), "Editorial: The Right to Vote -- A Privilege" (p. 2), "Internees Join Families Here" (p. 3), "Other Centers Relocate. Pinedale, Turlock, Begin Exodus" …
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 8 (August 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-20)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 8 (August 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-20)
Selected article titles: "Election Plans Cancelled. W.C.C.A. Proposed New Setup; Issei, Nisei Over 16 to Vote" (p. 1), "Place Request for Absentee Ballot Soon" (p. 1), "Residents Leave for Tule Lake; New Transfers" (p. 1), "Editorial: New Election Plans -- More Democratic" (p. 2).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. I No. 11 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-11)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. I No. 11 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-11)
Selected article titles: "Let's Celebrate the 4th! Firecracker Fling, Movie Climax Today's Frolic; Special Events by Scouts" (p. 1), "First Payroll Totals $6,000. 1028 Workers Get Paychecks" (p. 2), "Mess #3 Rated Cleanest; Claims Prettiest Waitresses!!" (p. 2), "Grass Fire at Block #3" (p. 3).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 6 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-30)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 6 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-30)
Selected article titles: "Court of Honor. Brush the Magician, Many Guests to Appear" (p. 1), "33 to Leave. Montana Bound" (p. 1), "Army Inspection Completed Smoothly" (p. 1), "Editorial: The Real American Way" (p. 2).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 1 (July 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-13)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. II No. 1 (July 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-13)
Selected article titles: "Recent Salinas Center Transfers Like S.A.C." (p. 1), "Store Cuts Prices Reduction Effective Sun." (p. 1), "Old Age Benefits for Center-ites!" (p. 1), "Volunteers to Clean Grandstand on Sunday" (p. 1).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 5 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-29)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 5 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-29)
Selected article titles: "Dance! Unique Bids Made for Program Jig" (p. 1), "Coupon Book Distribution: Advance Crew Eligible" (p. 1), "Men Wanted: Jobs Available in Mess Halls" (p. 1), "Army Inspection. Barracks Will Undergo Search" (p. 1), "Another Letter: Hospital Thanks Service Department" (p. 2).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 7 (September 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-31)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 7 (September 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-31)
Selected article titles: "Destination -- Arkansas!! W.D.C. Orders Released; Oct. 3. 1st Exodus Date" (p. 1), "Delta Land, Rich" (p. 1), "Heavy Rainfall. Same Temperature" (p. 2), "Rich Delta Land, Promising" (p. 2).
Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 9 (September 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-33)
doc Stockon El Joaquin Vol. III No. 9 (September 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-196-33)
Selected article titles: "250 Volunteers. Initial Group Leaves for Rohwer" (p. 1), "Rope Shortage" (p. 1), "Center Shoe Store to Close Friday Last Day" (p. 1).
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