Granada (Amache)

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Amache (ddr-csujad-55-243)
doc Amache (ddr-csujad-55-243)
Booklet describing the history of the "Amache Relocation Center," the surrounding region, and incarcerees including community government, administration, leisure activities, facilities, medical services, schools, employment, housing, food, and farming. Includes maps and illustrations. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_0245
Newspaper staff, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1568)
img Newspaper staff, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1568)
Black and white photograph of the newspaper staff at Amache Consumer Enterprises, Amache incarceration camp. Pictured from left to right Nagata, M. Hashimoto, and S. Hayashigawa. From Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 30. See also sac_jaac_1530 through sac_jaac_1589. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1570
Board of Directors, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1541)
img Board of Directors, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1541)
Black and white photographic portrait of the Board of Directors of Amache Consumer Enterprises at the Amache incarceration camp. Includes, from left to right (front row), N. Kurita, K. Umekubo, K. Koda, T. Nishizaki, S. Kumamoto (second row) K. Nozawa, J. Hikido, and A. Inaba. From Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 8. See also sac_jaac_1530 through …
Mr. and Mrs. Nabeshima and H. Dairiki in the canteen, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1557)
img Mr. and Mrs. Nabeshima and H. Dairiki in the canteen, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1557)
Black and white photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Nabeshima, H. Dairiki, and two incarcerees at the Amache Consumer Enterprises canteen at Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 23. See also see also sac_jaac_1530 through sac_jaac_1589. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1559
Kazuo Nikaido and incarceree at the cashier window, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1550)
img Kazuo Nikaido and incarceree at the cashier window, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1550)
Black and white photograph of Kazuo Kikaido and a female internee at the cashier window at Amache Consumer Enterprises, Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 21. See also sac_jaac_1530 through sac_jaac_1589. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1552
Membership Drive Committee, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1538)
img Membership Drive Committee, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1538)
Sepia-toned photographic portrait of a group at the charter membership drive at Amache Consumer Enterprises at Amache incarceration camp. From Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 6. See also sac_jaac_1530 through sac_jaac_1589. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1540
Camp entrance at Amache incarceration camp (ddr-csujad-55-1583)
img Camp entrance at Amache incarceration camp (ddr-csujad-55-1583)
Black and white photograph depicting the entrance checkpoint at Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 36. See also sac_jaac_1530. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1585
Henry Tsuno and Helen Akahoshi in the cashier office, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1551)
img Henry Tsuno and Helen Akahoshi in the cashier office, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1551)
Black and white photograph of Henry Tsuno and a Helen Akahoshi in the cashier office at Amache Consumer Enterprises, Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 21. See also sac_jaac_1530 through sac_jaac_1589. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1553
Japanese Americans in internment camps 1942-1946, physical layout of the WRA camps (ddr-csujad-55-2495)
doc Japanese Americans in internment camps 1942-1946, physical layout of the WRA camps (ddr-csujad-55-2495)
Document detailing the physical layout and qualities of incarceration camps. Covers: isolation centers, assembly centers, permanent relocation centers, farm area, administrative area, internee area, barracks, mess hall, boiler room, recreation hall, block manager, ward, hospital schools, canteens, utilities, employment and salary, other centers, progressive project directors, camp closing, Tule Lake closure, and post-war years. See this …
Dr. E.R. Kuwahara and Shizu Fukuyama in the Optical Department, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1561)
img Dr. E.R. Kuwahara and Shizu Fukuyama in the Optical Department, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1561)
Black and white photograph of Dr. E.R. Kuwahara, Shizu Fukuyama, and an incarceree in the optical department office at Amache Consumer Enterprises, Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 27. See also sac_jaac_1530 through sac_jaac_1589. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1563
Canteen counter, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1572)
img Canteen counter, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1572)
Black and white candid photograph depicting a crowd of incarcerees in the Canteen at Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 33. See also sac_jaac_1530. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1574
Granada community analysis report, #2 (ddr-csujad-55-788)
doc Granada community analysis report, #2 (ddr-csujad-55-788)
Report on "resettlement" from Granada incarceration camp. Includes: Are you interested in leaving the Center?; Why are you hesitant about resettlement? (including subsections on uncertainty of public sentiment, lack of money, lack of information, lack of confidence in making a reasonably satisfactory living, lack of proper living quarters, family ties and responsibilities, lack of confidence in …
Warehouse staff, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1552)
img Warehouse staff, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1552)
Black and white photograph of the warehouse staff at Amache Consumer Enterprises at Amache incarceration camp. Pictured from left to right, R. Hashimoto, Y. Masatani, and G. Fujii. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 21. See also sac_jaac_1530 through sac_jaac_1589. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1554
War-time experiences (ddr-csujad-55-2385)
doc War-time experiences (ddr-csujad-55-2385)
Narrative essay describing Hatsuye Nakamura's experience as an individual of Japanese ancestry living in California during the events of World War II. Nakamura describes the evacuation orders and their impact on the community, her experience at Tule Lake and Granada incarceration camps, relocation to Chicago, and eventual return to Marysville, California. See also the narrative essay …
Semi-annual report, January 1 to June 30, 1944 (ddr-csujad-55-1654)
doc Semi-annual report, January 1 to June 30, 1944 (ddr-csujad-55-1654)
Report covering the "relocation program," leave clearance, nisei and the armed forces, closing of Jerome incarceration camp, Tule Lake incident, segregation movements to Tule Lake, Spanish Consular visits, community government, business enterprises, welfare, education, community activities, legal, evacuee property, health and sanitation, fire protection, internal security, military police, agriculture, industries, motor transport and maintenance, construction and …
Amache remembered 1942-1945 (ddr-csujad-55-2695)
doc Amache remembered 1942-1945 (ddr-csujad-55-2695)
Pamphlet listing Amache memorial dedication schedule and the program of Amache reunion banquet/dance at Regency Hotel in Denver, Colorado, and historical photographs of the Granda (Amache) incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2859
To the descendants of George and Masako Okabe (ddr-csujad-55-2311)
doc To the descendants of George and Masako Okabe (ddr-csujad-55-2311)
Transcription of an oral history interview with George and Masako Okabe regarding their experiences during World War II. Interview covers Pearl Harbor, mass removal, daily life at Tule Lake and Grenada incarceration camps, repatriation to Japan, and return to U.S. Includes Yamazaki's report on the interview for her Sophomore World History class. See this object in …
Sanaye Yoshimoto, Kataro Wunno, and Chizuru Kawashiri in the cashier office, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1549)
img Sanaye Yoshimoto, Kataro Wunno, and Chizuru Kawashiri in the cashier office, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1549)
Black and white photograph of Sanaye Yoshimoto, Kataro Wunno, and Chizuru Kawashiri in the cashier office at Amache Consumer Enterprises, Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 20. See also sac_jaac_1530 through sac_jaac_1589. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1551
Wintertime at Amache incarceration camp (ddr-csujad-55-1582)
img Wintertime at Amache incarceration camp (ddr-csujad-55-1582)
Black and white photograph depicting barracks and trees covered in snow during the winter at Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 36. See also sac_jaac_1530. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1584
Amache vs. Holly football (ddr-csujad-55-1325)
img Amache vs. Holly football (ddr-csujad-55-1325)
Black and white photograph depicting a crowd of observers at a football game at Amache incarceration camp. Verso reads, "Amache 7, Holly 0." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1327
Aerial view of Amache (ddr-csujad-55-1329)
img Aerial view of Amache (ddr-csujad-55-1329)
Black and white photograph depicting an aerial view of Amache incarceration camp. Caption reads: Granada Relocation Center, Amache, Colorado. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1331
Dry Goods Department, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1577)
img Dry Goods Department, Amache Co-op (ddr-csujad-55-1577)
Black and white photograph depicting incarcerees shopping in the fabric section of the dry goods department of Amache Consumer Enterprises, Amache incarceration camp. From the Amache Co-op Souvenir Album, page 34. See also sac_jaac_1530. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1579
Letter from Tommy Tomilson, Chief of Internal Security at Granada Camp to Willard E. Schmidt, Chief of Internal Security at Tule Lake Camp, May 19, 1944 (ddr-csujad-2-47)
doc Letter from Tommy Tomilson, Chief of Internal Security at Granada Camp to Willard E. Schmidt, Chief of Internal Security at Tule Lake Camp, May 19, 1944 (ddr-csujad-2-47)
Information about Motokazu Okada, an incarceree transfer to Tule Lake camp from Granada Camp. Transferred for persistent gambling and drinking. Also includes personal correspondence. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sjs_sch_0047
Letter from Mrs. K. Befu to Mr. and Mrs. S. Okine, January 15, 1946 [in Japanese] (ddr-csujad-5-119)
doc Letter from Mrs. K. Befu to Mr. and Mrs. S. Okine, January 15, 1946 [in Japanese] (ddr-csujad-5-119)
A letter from Komaki Befu in Los Angeles, California to Seiichi and Tomeyo Okine, in Hawthorne, California. She thanks Mr. and Mrs. Okine for their visit and the mochi mailed to her. She also informs that Mr. Yoshikawa has given her son, Masuo Befu, a farewell gift. The handwritten notes on the back of the envelope …
Relocation program: [a guidebook for the residents of relocation centers] (ddr-csujad-5-69)
doc Relocation program: [a guidebook for the residents of relocation centers] (ddr-csujad-5-69)
Japanese translation of "Relocation program: a guidebook for the residents of relocation centers." It describes the policies and procedures of the War Relocation Authority Relocation Program. Includes policies and procedures on leave and return to a camp, placement, travel and subsistence, food, lodging, health service, employment and compensation, clothing allowances, community government, education, internal security, consumer …
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