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Heart Mountain

Concentration Camp

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Nobu Shimokochi Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1011-7-6)
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Visiting Yellowstone National Park on a Boy Scout trip

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the …

Nobu Shimokochi Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1011-7-3)
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An uncomfortable train ride to Heart Mountain

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Nobu Shimokochi Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1011-7-4)
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Adjusting to living conditions in Heart Mountain

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Roy Doi Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1011-5-4)
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Recreational activities in camp

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Roy Doi Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1011-5-5)
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An experience with discrimination in camp

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Joan Ritchie Doi Interview Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1011-4-2)
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First impressions of Heart Mountain

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Joan Ritchie Doi Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1011-4-3)
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Going to school with future husband in camp

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Roy Doi Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1011-5-3)
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Transferring to the Heart Mountain concentration camp

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Kazuo Shiroyama Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1011-6-6)
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Participating in the Boy Scouts in camp

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Kazuo Shiroyama Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1011-6-5)
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Reuniting with father in camp

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Kazuo Shiroyama Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1011-6-4)
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First experience with snow in Heart Mountain

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Donald Yamamoto Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1011-2-3)
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The train ride to Heart Mountain

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Donald Yamamoto Interview Segment 4 (ddr-densho-1011-2-4)
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Living conditions in camp and being caught out of bounds

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Donald Yamamoto Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1011-2-5)
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Recreational activities in camp

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

Judy Murakami Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1014-17-6)
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Father crafts mementos in camp

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Judy Murakami Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1014-17-9)
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Father obtains references and letters of recommendation allowing him to leave camp early

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Judy Murakami Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-1014-17-5)
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Being removed to Heart Mountain with family

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Mits Koshiyama Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1002-6-6)
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Description of the Fair Play Committee

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing on …

Ben Kuroki - Shige Kuroki Interview Segment 13 (ddr-densho-122-21-13)
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Memories of speaking at Heart Mountain concentration camp: mixed reactions

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily …

Ben Kuroki - Shige Kuroki Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-122-21-11)
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Being asked to speak at Heart Mountain concentration camp

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing …

Dave Kawamoto Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-122-9-6)
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Discussion of what made the Heart Mountain resistance different from other camps

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, …

Dave Kawamoto Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-122-9-3)
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Making the decision to resist the draft

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing on issues …

Dave Kawamoto Interview Segment 7 (ddr-densho-122-9-7)
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Being picked up by the FBI for draft resistance

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing …

Sam Horino Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-122-6-9)
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Arrest and interrogation by FBI

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily focusing on issues surrounding the …

Sam Horino Interview Segment 5 (ddr-densho-122-6-5)
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First hearing about the Fair Play Committee at Heart Mountain

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily …

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