Poston (Colorado River)

Concentration Camp

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-356-15)
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Sneaking out of camp and bringing back wood to build things

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1000-356-22)
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Activities in camp: sports, jobs

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1000-356-18)
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Attending school in camp

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-356-14)
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Adjusting to camp living conditions

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-356-16)
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Recreational activities in camp

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Robert M. Wada Interview I Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-356-20)
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Reuniting with dog in camp

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Chizuko Judy Sugita de Quieiroz Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-252-6)
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Realization that Japanese Americans were singled out for incarceration because of race
Catherine Embree Harris Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-315-6)
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Helping Japanese American students leave camp to attend college

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Catherine Embree Harris Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-315-7)
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Working for camp administration during tumultuous times in camp

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Robert M. Wada Interview II Segment 1 (ddr-densho-1000-360-1)
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Living conditions in camp: extreme weather

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Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-358-25)
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Coping with weather extremes in camp

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Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-358-23)
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First impressions of Poston

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Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-358-24)
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Finding work in camp

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Roy Nakagawa Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-358-26)
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Leaving camp and moving to Chicago

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Charles Olds Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1000-121-3)
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Working as a relocation officer in Poston concentration camp, Arizona: "A very positive experience"

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Charles Olds Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1000-121-4)
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Administering the so-called "loyalty questionnaire" to camp inmates

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Sam Araki Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-402-7)
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Childhood memories of camp: attending school, recreational activities

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Hatsuko Mary Higuchi Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-456-2)
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Incarcerated in Poston as a child, hearing very little about it after the war
Sam Araki Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-402-6)
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First impressions of Poston

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