Poston (Colorado River)

Concentration Camp

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Poston schools: objectives of our schools, teachers' statements (ddr-csujad-55-1691)
doc Poston schools: objectives of our schools, teachers' statements (ddr-csujad-55-1691)
Collected statements on objectives of teachers and public education at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1693
Students transcripts of record procedure (ddr-csujad-55-1775)
doc Students transcripts of record procedure (ddr-csujad-55-1775)
Handwritten notes on the student transcripts of record procedures at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1778
Block 207 log (November 16, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-1154)
doc Block 207 log (November 16, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-1154)
Recording log submitted by Kazuo Kushida, a manager, and Mabel Okino, a secretary, covering daily activities and events in Block 207 at Poston II incarceration camp. Includes the following topics: I. Staff, II. Block Activities, III. Emergencies, IV. Visitors, V. Memorandums, VI. Remarks, VII. Miscellaneous, and VIII. Managers Notes. See this object in the California State …
Postcard from Cherry to Tomi Ono, April 19, 1945 (ddr-csujad-55-2015)
doc Postcard from Cherry to Tomi Ono, April 19, 1945 (ddr-csujad-55-2015)
Postcard from Cherry to Tomi Ono in the Poston incarceration camp including a brief greeting. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2118
Poston Two High School Class of '44 commencement ticket (ddr-csujad-55-1848)
doc Poston Two High School Class of '44 commencement ticket (ddr-csujad-55-1848)
Ticket for the commencement ceremony for the class of 1944 at Poston II high school at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1851
Basketball (ddr-csujad-55-1867)
doc Basketball (ddr-csujad-55-1867)
Essay reflecting on the author's experience forming a basketball team at Poston incarceration camp. Includes three black and white photographs of basketball teams. From the Poston II Reunion Program. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1870
Principal's bulletin (Parker, Arizona), no. 12 (April 30, 1945) (ddr-csujad-55-1776)
doc Principal's bulletin (Parker, Arizona), no. 12 (April 30, 1945) (ddr-csujad-55-1776)
Principal's Bulletin #12 from Miles E. Cary High School at Poston incarceration camp. Includes note to all teachers from Arthur L. Harris, superintendent of education. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1779
Unit work sheet (ddr-csujad-55-1749)
doc Unit work sheet (ddr-csujad-55-1749)
Blank "unit work sheet" form for Poston Public Schools at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1751
Letter from Yuri Nishi to Mr. Dallas McLaren, June 20, 1944 (ddr-csujad-55-1880)
doc Letter from Yuri Nishi to Mr. Dallas McLaren, June 20, 1944 (ddr-csujad-55-1880)
Correspondence from Yuri Nishi to Dallas McLaren regarding Nishi's trip from Poston incarceration camp to Chicago, his current situation in Chicago, and thanking McLaren for his support during Nishi's incarceration at Poston. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1883
Miles E. Cary High Schoo (ddr-csujad-55-1707)
doc Miles E. Cary High Schoo (ddr-csujad-55-1707)
Invitation for the commencement program at Miles E. Cary High School at Poston incarceration camp. Addresses "Mr. & Mrs. McLaren." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1709
Poston II project management (ddr-csujad-55-1831)
doc Poston II project management (ddr-csujad-55-1831)
List of names of Project Management including councilmen and present and former block managers at Poston II incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1834
El Chaparral 1944-1945 (ddr-csujad-55-2682)
doc El Chaparral 1944-1945 (ddr-csujad-55-2682)
El Chaparral yearbook 1944-1945, the third and final edition, provides information about classes, activities, and sports during the school year. Detailed pictures of the camp are featured in the yearbook. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2846
Postcard from unknown to Goro Fujii, June 18, 1944 (ddr-csujad-55-2033)
doc Postcard from unknown to Goro Fujii, June 18, 1944 (ddr-csujad-55-2033)
Postcard from unknown to Goro Fujii in the Poston incarceration camp. Includes greeting from unknown. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2136
Memo from Ethel M. Manning, Librarian, Poston, to Poston teachers, March 18, 1943 (ddr-csujad-55-1743)
doc Memo from Ethel M. Manning, Librarian, Poston, to Poston teachers, March 18, 1943 (ddr-csujad-55-1743)
Memorandum of understanding from Ethel M. Manning to teachers at Poston incarceration camp regarding books and book reviews available at the library. See also sac_jaac_1746. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1745
Bulletin X to core studies teachers: being suggestive comments dealing for the most part with the various fields of English (ddr-csujad-55-1745)
doc Bulletin X to core studies teachers: being suggestive comments dealing for the most part with the various fields of English (ddr-csujad-55-1745)
Bulletin for core studies teachers at Poston incarceration camp. Includes a list of core teachers, and information on books, library, grammar and sentence structure, objectives for junior high and high school students, written composition, oral composition, reading, book reports, and reading lists. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1747
Student campus pass, Att. Form 6 (ddr-csujad-55-1755)
doc Student campus pass, Att. Form 6 (ddr-csujad-55-1755)
Blank form permitting students to leave the classroom at Poston II school at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1757
Summary of recommendations for pupils (ddr-csujad-55-1798)
doc Summary of recommendations for pupils (ddr-csujad-55-1798)
Form for summary of teacher recommendations for Poston II Elementary School at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1801
Teacher and the War Relocation project (ddr-csujad-55-1735)
doc Teacher and the War Relocation project (ddr-csujad-55-1735)
Essay on teachers and the War Relocation Project. Covers the history and activities of the War Relocation Authority and Relocation Centers, evacuation ("mass removal"), consumer enterprises, role of schools in the incarceration camps, WRA educational policy, educational program, relation of incarceration camp schools to public school systems, school population and organization, selection of personnel, school program, …
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