Santa Anita

Temporary Assembly Center

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Roy H. Matsumoto Interview Segment 44 (ddr-densho-1000-153-44)
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Keeping busy to pass the time in assembly center, trying not to feel too angry

Although Mr. Matsumoto does not identify himself as a Kibei (American-born person of Japanese ancestry sent to Japan for formal education and socialization when young and later returned to the U.S.), some of his life experiences are similar to those who ...

Frank S. Kawana Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-367-7)
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A child's memories of the Santa Anita assembly center

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Esther Takei Nishio Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-1000-370-8)
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The day of mass removal

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Esther Takei Nishio Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-370-9)
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Working in a camp mess hall

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Mits Koshiyama Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-130-7)
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Santa Anita Assembly Center: making camouflage nets, observing loss of family ties
Charles Oihe Hamasaki Interview Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-274-25)
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Rejoining family in Santa Anita

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Esther Takei Nishio Interview Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-370-10)
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Memories of camp as a young person: lack of privacy

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Esther Takei Nishio Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1000-370-26)
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Meeting future husband

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Esther Takei Nishio Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1000-370-11)
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Reuniting with father in camp

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Min Tonai Interview I Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-354-24)
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Witnessing the Santa Anita riot

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George Yoshida Interview Segment 21 (ddr-densho-1000-132-21)
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Hearing about Japanese Americans who were removed early; visiting friends in Santa Anita Assembly Center while still "free"
Yasu Koyamatsu Momii Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-374-13)
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First impressions of Santa Anita

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Yasu Koyamatsu Momii Interview Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1000-374-14)
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Social activities in camp

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Art Ishida Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-363-13)
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Going to assembly center in a caravan of private cars; memories of Santa Anita

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Joe Ishikawa Interview Segment 16 (ddr-densho-1000-205-16)
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Thoughts on Santa Anita assembly center, its effects on the community
Kay Uno Kaneko Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-1000-282-13)
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Memories of camp: attending school, receiving letters from father

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