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Heart Mountain

Concentration Camp

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Frank Emi Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1002-9-3)
vh Frank Emi Interview Segment 3 (ddr-densho-1002-9-3)
First impressions of Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming: a "miserable sight"

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 …

Jimmie Omura Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1002-11-20)
vh Jimmie Omura Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1002-11-20)
Becoming the editor of the Rocky Shimpo newspaper in 1944, publishing an editorial in support of the Fair Play Committee in Heart Mountain

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. …

Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 24 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-24)
vh Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 24 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-24)
Working to harvest produce grown in Heart Mountain's agricultural program
Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 21 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-21)
vh Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 21 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-21)
Moving to Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming; eventually working for the agricultural department
George Hanada Interview Segment 7 (ddr-jamsj-2-5-7)
vh George Hanada Interview Segment 7 (ddr-jamsj-2-5-7)
A hostile situation while on work leave: getting shot at

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

Perry Dobashi Interview Segment 9 (ddr-jamsj-2-3-9)
vh Perry Dobashi Interview Segment 9 (ddr-jamsj-2-3-9)
Memories of being a child in camp

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 22 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-22)
vh Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 22 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-22)
Working with farmers from different regions to develop concentration camp farm system
Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 26 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-26)
vh Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 26 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-26)
Opening eyes with Heart Mountain's highly successful agricultural program
Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 23 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-23)
vh Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview Segment 23 (ddr-jamsj-2-7-23)
Description of the camp agricultural program: growing Japanese vegetables for camp consumption
George Hanada Interview Segment 8 (ddr-jamsj-2-5-8)
vh George Hanada Interview Segment 8 (ddr-jamsj-2-5-8)
Thoughts on the so-called "loyalty questionnaire" and draft resisters

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

George Hanada Interview Segment 6 (ddr-jamsj-2-5-6)
vh George Hanada Interview Segment 6 (ddr-jamsj-2-5-6)
Memories of concentration camp: desolation, break-up of family structure

This interview was conducted by the Japanese American Museum of San Jose, and is part of a project entitled "Lasting Stories: The Resettlement of San Jose Japantown," a collaborative project between the Japanese American Museum of San Jose and Densho.

Ted Hamachi Interview Segment 15 (ddr-manz-1-91-15)
vh Ted Hamachi Interview Segment 15 (ddr-manz-1-91-15)
Father wants to return to Japan during the registration period
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