Poston (Colorado River)

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Poston Chronicle Vol. XVII No. 18 (February 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-145-465)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XVII No. 18 (February 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-145-465)
Selected article titles: "900 Leave Cases Heard" (p. 1), "Licensed Professional Evacuees to Get Allowances for Fees" (p. 1), "Questions and Answers on Induction of Japanese Citizens for Military Service" (p. 1), "Come Out and Relocate, By All Means" (p. 2).
Poston Chronicle Vol. XV No. 26 (September 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-412)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XV No. 26 (September 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-412)
Selected article titles: "Selective Service Questionnaires Must be Notarized" (p. 1), "A.F.T. Endorses Relocation" (p. 1), "Return to Hawaii Now Possible" (p. 1), "Mosquito Menace Re-Occurs in Unit I" (p. 1), "Tule Lake Trains to Leave 3 P.M." (p. 2), "Certification of Poston Schools by State Not Necessary" (p. 2), "No Bus Service ...
Poston Chronicle Vol. X No. 4 (February 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-236)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. X No. 4 (February 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-236)
Selected article titles: "Leave Clearance Procedures to Be Stepped Up By 1000%" (p. 1), "Accused in Uprising Jailed" (p. 1), "Challenge to Niseis: " (p. 2), "Unit Two Leave Office to Systemize Clearances" (p. 2).
Poston Chronicle Vol. XXII No. 20 (March 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-618)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XXII No. 20 (March 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-618)
Selected article titles: "Myer Gives Reasons Centers to Close. WRA Director Addresses Mass Meeting Tuesday" (p. 1), "Relocation Stepped Up 100 Percent Says Ickes" (p. 1), "Latest Minute News: No Power Tomorrow" (p. 5).
Poston Chronicle Vol. IX No. 11 (January 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-221)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. IX No. 11 (January 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-221)
Selected article titles: "Issei Newspaper Man Wanted for Japanese Section Chronicle" (p. 1), "Want Special Advice, and Hints on 'Ironwood' Carving?" (p. 2), "Residents Rush to Polls to Vote on Camouflage Project" (p. 4), "Latrine Inspection Results Revealed" (p. 4).
Poston Official Daily Press Bulletin Vol. III No. 8 (July 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-145-69)
doc Poston Official Daily Press Bulletin Vol. III No. 8 (July 31, 1942) (ddr-densho-145-69)
Selected article titles: "Vegetable Planting Expected in September" (p. 1), "Notice to Persons of Mixed Marriages" (p. 1), "Gen. DeWitt Orders Census" (p. 3), "Fire Dept. Averts Catastrophe as They Control Blaze in 202 Despite Heavy Dust Storm" (p. 3), "Julia Goto First to Leave Poston to Attend Colorado College" (p. 3), "Adobe Bricks Under Construction ...
Poston Chronicle Vol. XXII No. 26 (March 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-624)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XXII No. 26 (March 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-624)
Selected article titles: "Seven Ordered to Show Up for Physical Exams at Phoenix on Monday" (p. 1), "Dinner, Program, Will be Held for Veterans of World Wars I and II" (p. 2), "Exams and Inductions Merge for Persons Not Reporting for Exams" (p. 2), "Ration Committee Makes Distribution Ruling" (p. 2).
Poston Chronicle Vol. XXII No. 22 (March 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-620)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XXII No. 22 (March 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-620)
Selected article titles: "Bus Service Arranged to Assist Departures" (p. 1), "Delano Japanese Hall Fired with Loss of $4000" (p. 1), "Presidential Distinguished Unit Citation Awarded to Units of 442nd Infantry" (p. 1).
Poston Press Bulletin Vol. VI No. 25 (November 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-145-149)
doc Poston Press Bulletin Vol. VI No. 25 (November 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-145-149)
Selected article titles: "Thanksgiving Turkey for Poston; Milk Shortage Seen" (p. 1), "Zori Making Classes Staged" (p. 4), "Hallowe'en Observed in Poston Two with Socials, Dances and Frolics" (p. 4).
Poston Chronicle Vol. X No. 7 (February 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-239)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. X No. 7 (February 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-239)
Selected article titles: "Biddle Doubts Need for Mass Evacuation" (p. 1), "Nisei Outside WRA Centers Can Volunteer for Army at Any Local Draft Board" (p. 1), "Another Rumor Spiked! School Bldgs. Not for Hospitals" (p. 1), "Low Flying of Planes to Cease" (p. 3).
Poston Information Bulletin Vol. I No. 15 (May 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-145-15)
doc Poston Information Bulletin Vol. I No. 15 (May 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-145-15)
Selected article titles: "Boyle Heights Moves to Poston; Population Now Totals 6327. 873 Angelenos Arrive by Train. More Expected Here Tonight" (p. 1), "Talent Show Plans Are Taking Form" (p. 1), "Opportunity for Dancing Teacher" (p. 1), "Special Services Observe Memorial Day Here Tomorrow" (p. 1), "Little Theater Calls for Actors, Writers" (p. 1).
Poston Information Bulletin Vol. II No. 19 (July 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-145-45)
doc Poston Information Bulletin Vol. II No. 19 (July 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-145-45)
Selected article titles: "Camp Two Opens Today" (p. 1), "Ironing Houses" (p. 1), "Don't Spread Rumors" (p. 1), "Postal Information" (p. 3).
Poston Chronicle Vol. XVI No. 6 (October 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-423)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XVI No. 6 (October 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-423)
Selected article titles: "Training Open for Vocational Opportunities" (p. 1), "Leave Clearance Review Board Appointed" (p. 1), "Three Segregation Escorts Return, Relates Trip" (p. 2), "Part-Time Worker May Work 20 Hours Under New Instruction" (p. 3), "Former Tulean Witnesses Southern Hospitality" (p. 5).
Poston Chronicle Vol. XVI No. 13 (November 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-430)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XVI No. 13 (November 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-430)
Selected article titles: "Two Centers to Close Next Year. Poston Now One of Two Centers, Head" (p. 1), "20 Divorces Granted in Center" (p. 1), "Two Parolees Arrived Friday" (p. 1), "Editorial: Voice of an Issei: Do Your Share:" (p. 2), "Rep. Eberharter Defends Nisei" (p. 2), "Stray Bullet Hits Resident" (p. 3), "Prankster Set Fire ...
Poston Chronicle Vol. XIV No. 18 (July 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-374)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XIV No. 18 (July 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-374)
Selected article titles: "Oiling Process Hindered by Auto Operator" (p. 1), "Order Needed for August Ice Delivery" (p. 1), "More Data Released on Segregation" (p. 1), "Head Verifies Segregation Center Story" (p. 1), "Possible Electric Curtailment Seen" (p. 4), "Departees Requested to Leave on Set Date" (p. 4).
Poston Chronicle Vol. XVIII No. 1 (March 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-145-478)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XVIII No. 1 (March 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-145-478)
Selected article titles: "73 Go to Tule Center" (p. 1), "Internee Mail" (p. 1), "More Go to Crystal City" (p. 1), "Editorial: How to Spread a Rumor in One Easy Lesson" (p. 2), "Five Amache Nisei Ignore Draft Call" (p. 2), "Arizona Selective Service Headquarters Release Army Classifications for Eligible Men" (p. 3).
Poston Chronicle Vol. XXIII No. 26 (July 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-654)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XXIII No. 26 (July 14, 1945) (ddr-densho-145-654)
Selected article titles: "Patients Being Moved to Coast Hospitals" (p. 1), "First of Series: Rationing Explained" (p. 2), "Editorial: Let's Be Careful" (p. 2).
Poston Chronicle Vol. XIV No. 20 (July 31, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-376)
doc Poston Chronicle Vol. XIV No. 20 (July 31, 1943) (ddr-densho-145-376)
Selected article titles: "John Baker Clarifies Segregation Situation" (p. 1), "Weekly Latrine Inspection Results" (p. 1), "Non-Centerites Must Pay for Subsistence & Housing" (p. 4).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 85, No. 13 (September 23, 1977) (ddr-pc-49-37)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 85, No. 13 (September 23, 1977) (ddr-pc-49-37)
Selected article titles: "JACL and CIC Testify for Evacuee Credit" (p.1), "JACL Looks at U.S.-Japan Friendship Act" (p.1), "EXECOM Actions Colored 'Gravenstein'" (p.1-2), "Ethnic Past's Preservation Is State's Aim" (p.2), "Reparations Survey Underway" (p.3), "YPCC Reunion-Every 50 Years" (p.4), "No 'Farewell to Manzanar'" (p.8).
Fred Oda Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1015-9-19)
vh Fred Oda Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1015-9-19)
Moving to the Poston concentration camp; coping with difficult conditions
Tom I. Mine Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1015-4-22)
vh Tom I. Mine Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1015-4-22)
Observing the impact of the so-called "loyalty questionnaire"
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