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Letter from Martha Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-26)
doc Letter from Martha Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-26)
Martha Morooka writes to Violet Sell about health issues, her job, unhappiness in Gila River that boys are being recruited for military service but were denied to opportunity before being incarcerated, other prejudices, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-15)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-15)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about sewing supplies, her parents' health, issues with John and Midori, and Martha's classes.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-17)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-17)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her sewing machine, dust storms, and issues with John and Midori.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-34)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-34)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her family's health, an engagement tea for her and Tomio, and request for a portrait to be reproduced.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-28)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-28)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about Violet's shopping on her behalf, her health and their fathers' health, tensions about military registration, struggles with resettlement, and more.
Letter from Martha Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-32)
doc Letter from Martha Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-32)
Martha Morooka writes to Violet Sell about Violet's health, a visit from First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, Easter celebrations, school plans, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-14)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-14)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about receiving sewing supplies, ongoing sewing projects, church happenings, and asking for updates on Dad's health.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-24)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-24)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her poor health, gifting Violet a subscription to the Pacific Citizen, being encouraged to leave camp, her job, and anthropologist Robert "Bob" Spencer observing life at camp.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-35)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-35)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her mother's health, upcoming plans to marry Tomio, updates on John and Midori's marriage, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-20)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-20)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about church happenings, updates on friends and family, Nisei men leaving for the Army Language School, rumors that Gila River will be turned into a camp for disabled soldiers, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-18)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-18)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her new job, issues with John and Midori, and a request for hair dye.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-30)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-30)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about settling debts for items Violet has sent, resettlement, a visit from Clifford Nakadegawa, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-33)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-33)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about Violet's health, her own health problems, leaving camp, and a new love interest.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-21)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-21)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about Christmas celebrations and discusses money owed for items Violet and her father sent to Amy.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-42)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-42)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about leaving camp and her upcoming wedding.
Letter from Martha Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-13)
doc Letter from Martha Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-13)
Martha Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her plans to work as a nurse and attend the University of Nebraska.
Letter from Amy Sugano to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-49)
doc Letter from Amy Sugano to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-49)
Amy Sugano writes to Violet Sell with updates on family, to tell her she's expecting a baby, and about life in Nebraska.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-36)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-36)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her mother's health, Tomio's new job at Yale, another request to have a portrait reproduced, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-29)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-29)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about Violet's health, her own ongoing health problems, clothing and other supplies they have received, a recent job offer, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-40)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-40)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her eye surgery, upcoming wedding, an influx of people from Manzanar, updates on family, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-12)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-12)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her anger at being compensated less than others for work and being used as scapegoats on a radio broadcast, her unhappiness with politics in the concentration camps, and weighing whether continued confinement or facing the wrath of irate Americans outside the camp is the better option.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-25)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-25)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about living conditions at Gila River, Martha's job struggles, and wishing the war was over.
Letter from John Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-44)
doc Letter from John Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-44)
John Morooka writes to Violet Sell about his life after leaving camp and with updates on friends and family.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-38)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-38)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about her mother's health, Tomio becoming a judo instructor, Martha witnessing her first snowfall, and more.
Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-22)
doc Letter from Amy Morooka to Violet Sell (ddr-densho-457-22)
Amy Morooka writes to Violet Sell about the recent holidays, feeling sick with Valley Fever, her new job, being encouraged to leave camp, and encloses a Christmas program.
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