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Temporary Assembly Center

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Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 5 (August 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-25)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 5 (August 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-25)
Selected article titles: "'Hey Days' Program Starts Tonight. Musicale, Ball Game, Dance Among Two Days' Activities" (p. 1), "Tomorrow is Last Nomination Day" (p. 1), "City Dwellers Must Register Rented Homes" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nisei Asked to Volunteer for Army Intelligence Corps" (p. 2), "Farm Group Gets Donation of Insecticides, Fertilizers" (p. 3), "Carpenters, Painters Buoy …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 19 (July 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-19)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 19 (July 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-19)
Selected article titles: "Clothing Allotment Begins Monday. Warehouse 9 to be Scene of Ordering" (p. 1), "New Center Regulations are Revealed" (p. 1), "Editorial: Pleasing Your Palate" (p. 2), "Refrigeration Compartments are Completed" (p. 3), "No More Neck Stretching Grease Pits Installed" (p. 3), "Whooping Cough 'Shots' to be Given Tuesday" (p. 4), "Warehousemen Eat Chop …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 4 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-24)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 4 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-24)
Selected article titles: "Residents to Elect Panel of 21. Issei, Nisei 16 and Over May Participate" (p. 1), "Hog Producing Class to be Started Soon" (p. 1), "Applications for Absentee Voters Available Here" (p. 1), "Like Carving? Don't Practice on Fig Trees" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nisei Urged to Exercise Voting Power at Primary Election" (p. 2), …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 3 (August 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-23)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 3 (August 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-23)
Selected article titles: "Coupon Books Give Way to Pay Checks" (p. 1), "New Courses Added to Education Curriculum" (p. 1), "Editorial: Cultural Cultivation Vital to Our Physical Well-Being" (p. 2), "Radishes are Harvested by Farming Crew" (p. 3), "Sacramento County Voters Should Write to County Clerk" (p. 3), "More Clothes Ordered Than Was Expected" (p. 4), …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 7 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-7)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 7 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-7)
Selected article titles: "Colorful Program to End Flag Week. Impressive Ceremonies Scheduled" (p. 1), "Flag Day Program" (p. 1), "Improvements" (p. 2), "Hospital 3 Grounds to Be Improved" (p. 3), "Few People Break Curfew Regulations" (p. 3), "Dance Under the Stars" (p. 3), "Children May Get Book Room" (p. 3), "'Cock-Eyed Mayor' From Kaneko-Kai Steals Show" …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 8 (June 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-8)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 8 (June 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-8)
Selected article titles: "142 Seniors to Graduate Friday. New Stadium to be Scene of Exercises" (p. 1), "Now the Kids Eat Five Times" (p. 1), "Visitors Jam Room" (p. 1), "Neighborliness" (p. 2), "Clinic Hours at Hospital Announced" (p. 3), "Don't Get Burned Up" (p. 3), "Bank Service Soon" (p. 3), "Scouters Open Training Program for …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 4 (June 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-4)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 4 (June 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-4)
Selected article titles: "Talent Parade on Tap Tonight. Amateurs to Compete for Prizes. Varety [Variety] Show Billed" (p. 1), "Workers Needed in Montana" (p. 1), "Blackout Instructions" (p. 1), "On Sanitation" (p. 2), "Pastimers Collide in Freak Accident" (p. 3), "Santa Anita Loses 5,000 Pop Bottles" (p. 3), "Baton Twirling Class is Planned" (p. 3), "Issei …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 1 (August 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-21)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 1 (August 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-21)
Selected article titles: "Tots Splash Happily as Pool Opens" (p. 1), "Pickling Done on Big Scale" (p. 1), "Do Not Order Clothing Now if Not Needed" (p. 1), "Editorial: Profane Language is Bad Example for Children" (p. 2), "Time for Injections Changed at Hospital I" (p. 3), "Bedbugs? Don't Scratch, Call the Eradicators" (p. 3), "Educational …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 14 (July 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-14)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 14 (July 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-14)
Selected article titles: "Basic English Class Starts, 250 Enrolled" (p. 1), "We're Not Leaving Yet" (p. 1), "Concerning Japanese Print" (p. 1), "Impressive Ceremonies Features Center Fourth" (p. 1), "Recreation Leaders Pave Way for Organized Play" (p. 2), "Improvement Highlights in a Nutshell" (p. 3), "New Evacuees Arrive" (p. 3), "1,000 Eaters Send Melons Down Alimentary …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 12 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-12)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 12 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-12)
Selected article titles: "Shoe Repair, Barber Shops to be Opened" (p. 1), "Boy Scouts Start Drive for Rubber" (p. 1), "Pipes Installed" (p. 2), "Trash Disposal" (p. 2), "Program is Planned for July Fourth" (p. 3), "Diptheria 'Shots' to be Given Children" (p. 3), "Center Store Has More Merchandise" (p. 3), "Beautification Program in Full Swing" …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 12 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-32)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 12 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-32)
Selected article titles: "Fall School Term Begins Monday. Registration Scheduled for this Weekend" (p. 1), "Grapevine Reporters Go to Tulare Center" (p. 1), "WRA Launches Campaign for More Workers" (p. 1), "Editorial: Accepting the Challenge Left by Tulare Residents" (p. 2), "Colorful Minstrel Show Slated for Bowl Tonight" (p. 3), "Brownies Schedule Mother's Tea Party" (p. …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 9 (August 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-29)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 9 (August 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-29)
Selected article titles: "Center Summer School Ends Today. Educational System Will be Reorganized" (p. 1), "Farm Project Group Holds Discussions" (p. 1), "Boy Scouts Will Collect Hospital Medicine Bottles" (p. 1), "Editorial: Of Students Who Leave" (p. 2), "More Fowl Play, Another Chicken Dinner Consumed" (p. 3), "Children's Books Added to Library" (p. 6).
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 15 (July 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-15)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 15 (July 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-15)
Selected article titles: "Victory Gardens Cultivated by Agriculture Department" (p. 1), "English Classes for Kibei Begun" (p. 1), "'Hose Say Can You See?' 300 Feet a Faucet" (p. 1), "Residents Can Still Obtain Security Aid" (p. 1), "225 Register for Draft" (p. 1), "Editorial: We Still Have Friends" (p. 2), "Editorial: Issei Express Loyalty" (p. 2), …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 17 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-37)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 17 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-37)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Preparations Underway. Rush for Boxes is On, Residents Anxiously Await Moving Orders" (p. 1), "Clothes Altering Department Will be Open Daily" (p. 1), "Finance Division Getting Ready for Relocation" (p. 1), "Editorial: Preparing Ourselves for Community Cooperation" (p. 2), "Farm Project Group Carries on Intensive Educational Program" (p. 3), "Chefs Praised as …
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 19 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-39)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 19 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-39)
Selected article titles: "Crew Leaves Friday. Advance Contingent to Prepare Project Site" (p. 1), "Beet Company Offers High Compensation" (p. 1), "They Say, 'Be Seeing You in Jerome Soon'" (p. 1), "What the Wise Arkansas Traveler Should Have" (p. 1), "Editorial: Realizing Our Hopes at the Relocation Center" (p. 2), "Center School Enrollment Hits All Time …
Letter to Kinuta Uno at Fort Missoula (ddr-densho-324-9)
doc Letter to Kinuta Uno at Fort Missoula (ddr-densho-324-9)
Correspondence from Kinuta Uno's daughter discussing their evacuation instructions, being sent to Fresno Assembly Center, and being able to return to their land after the war.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 85, No. 6 (August 5, 1977) (ddr-pc-49-30)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 85, No. 6 (August 5, 1977) (ddr-pc-49-30)
Selected article titles: "Pro-Minority Text Dropped from OK List" (p.1, 3), "Bakke Case Jeopardizes Civil Rights Won Since 1940s, Rep. Chisholm Tells JACL" (p.1, 3), "Internment Credit Bill Hearing Set" (p.2), "Assembly Centers to Be Historical Site" (p.2), "Fresno Senior Citizens Express Needs in Survey" (p.3), "Nisei in Japan: Japanese and Nikkei Influences" (p.8).
Rose Nakagawa Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1010-9-22)
vh Rose Nakagawa Interview Segment 22 (ddr-densho-1010-9-22)
Difficult conditions in camp

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Rose Nakagawa Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1010-9-21)
vh Rose Nakagawa Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1010-9-21)
Living conditions in the Fresno Assembly Center

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Kay Ikeda Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1010-11-10)
vh Kay Ikeda Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1010-11-10)
Memories of the Fresno Assembly Center

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Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-7-16)
vh Sat Kuwamoto Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-7-16)
Life in Fresno Assembly Center: working as a pantry clerk

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Nori Masuda Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-10-16)
vh Nori Masuda Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-10-16)
Life in Fresno Assembly Center: working in the kitchen, playing baseball

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Kenji Maruko Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1010-8-18)
vh Kenji Maruko Interview Segment 18 (ddr-densho-1010-8-18)
Working on the cleanup crew for the assembly center

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Kenji Maruko Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-8-16)
vh Kenji Maruko Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1010-8-16)
Memories of "evacuation day"; bringing a bicycle to camp

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Kenji Maruko Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1010-8-17)
vh Kenji Maruko Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1010-8-17)
Memories of Fresno Assembly Center: working in the motor pool, dances in the street

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