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Letter from Mary Tsukamoto to Mr. McWilliams, October 18, 1943 (ddr-csujad-55-2)
doc Letter from Mary Tsukamoto to Mr. McWilliams, October 18, 1943 (ddr-csujad-55-2)
Mary writes about the hardships of her first year in Jerome incarceration center, the loyalty questionnaire, regrets by those who chose to repatriate to Japan, and the kindess of the everyday people she met on a tour of Indiana. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00003
Photograph of the Jerome camp in Denson, Arkansas (ddr-csujad-55-2643)
img Photograph of the Jerome camp in Denson, Arkansas (ddr-csujad-55-2643)
Photograph of the Jerome camp in Denson, Arkansas, 1943. See also sac_jaac_2808 for envelope. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2807
Recollection of barbed wire (ddr-csujad-55-2525)
doc Recollection of barbed wire (ddr-csujad-55-2525)
Newspaper clipping published in an unknown source covering the reflections of Kathryn J. Cook on her experience as a Caucasian American working in Jerome incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2632
Second quarterly report, July 1 to September 30, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-1653)
doc Second quarterly report, July 1 to September 30, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-1653)
Report covering progress of the "relocation" program, movement to "relocation centers", community construction, "evacuee" induction, employment inside and outside the centers, leave regulations, student "relocation", "evacuee" property, self-government, consumer enterprises, education, health and sanitation, welfare, mess operations, police and fire, agriculture and manufacturing, religious activities, "evacuee" newspapers, postal facilities, individual exclusion, repatriation, organization and personnel, chronology …
Maps of incarceration camps in the western United States (ddr-csujad-55-98)
img Maps of incarceration camps in the western United States (ddr-csujad-55-98)
Series of maps including incarceration camps in the western United States, temporary assembly centers in California, Manzanar camp in California, Gila River camp in Arizona, Topaz camp in Utah, Heart Mountain camp in Wyoming, Poston camp in Arizona, Amache camp in Colorado, Tule Lake camp in California, Rohwer camp in Arkansas, Minidoka camp in Idaho, and …
Hospital area (ddr-csujad-55-2642)
img Hospital area (ddr-csujad-55-2642)
Photograph of hospital area at the Jerome camp, Denson, Arkansas, 1943. Title from caption. See also sac_jaac_2808 for envelope. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2806
Preamble to the Constitution Gremlins Club (ddr-csujad-55-16)
doc Preamble to the Constitution Gremlins Club (ddr-csujad-55-16)
Preamble, constitution, and by-laws of the Gremlins Club. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00018
Letter from Kenneth Hori to George, December 5, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-2547)
doc Letter from Kenneth Hori to George, December 5, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-2547)
Correspondence from Kenneth Hori to George regarding the weather, school, southern accents, and rationing (i.e. gasoline and cards). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2654
Termination notice, Form WRA-114, Al Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-3)
doc Termination notice, Form WRA-114, Al Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-3)
Termination of Alfred Tsukamoto's job in the Community Services Section of "Jerome Relocation Center." Payroll title was "Recreation Activities" and rate of pay was $19.00. Form WRA-114. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00004
Map of center (ddr-csujad-55-39)
img Map of center (ddr-csujad-55-39)
Map of buildings and services at the Jerome incarceration camp including offices, stores, schools, and ball fields. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00043
Letter from Hideko Wakita to Mrs. Margaret Waegell, December 10, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-74)
doc Letter from Hideko Wakita to Mrs. Margaret Waegell, December 10, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-74)
Handwritten correspondence from Hideko Wakita to Margaret Waegell. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00078
Letter from Mary Tsukamoto to USO Advisory Board Member, November 1943 (ddr-csujad-55-117)
doc Letter from Mary Tsukamoto to USO Advisory Board Member, November 1943 (ddr-csujad-55-117)
Correspondence from Mary Tsukamoto to the United Service Organization Advisory Board Member updating members on activities and programming of the USO program at Jerome incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_0119
Letter from Kenneth Hori to George Waegell, October 27, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-2556)
doc Letter from Kenneth Hori to George Waegell, October 27, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-2556)
Correspondence from Kenneth Hori to George Waegell regarding Kenneth's move from Fresno California to Denson Arkansas. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2663
East wooded area (ddr-csujad-55-2637)
img East wooded area (ddr-csujad-55-2637)
A photograph of east wooded area at the Jerome camp, Denson, Arkansas, 1943. Title from caption. See also sac_jaac_2808 for envelope. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2801
Notice of assignment, WRA-21, Mary Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-6)
doc Notice of assignment, WRA-21, Mary Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-6)
May Tsukamoto's assignment to the Community Management--Activities Section of "Jerome Relocation Center" as a USO YWCA-Field Worker at a $16.00 rate of pay. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00007
Letter from Minnie Umeda to Mrs. Margaret Waegell, September 22, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-62)
doc Letter from Minnie Umeda to Mrs. Margaret Waegell, September 22, 1942 (ddr-csujad-55-62)
Handwritten correspondence from Minnie Umeda to Mrs. Waegell. Includes hand drawn map of the route from Fresno Assembly Center to the Jerome incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00066
Termination notice, Form WRA-114, Mary Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-5)
doc Termination notice, Form WRA-114, Mary Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-5)
Termination of Mary Tsukamoto's job in the Community Services Section of "Jerome Relocation Center." Payroll title was USO and YWCA Field Worker and rate of pay was $16.00. Form WRA-114. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00006
Charter of the community council of Jerome Relocation Center (ddr-csujad-55-40)
doc Charter of the community council of Jerome Relocation Center (ddr-csujad-55-40)
Charter document of the "Community Council of the Jerome Relocation Center" including preamble and articles covering composition of the council, eligibility, election procedures, voting, meeting schedule, officer duties, sub-committees, standing committees, gifts, initiative and referendum, rules and regulations, amendments, ratification, and by-laws. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00044
Letter from Kenneth Hori to George (ddr-csujad-55-2552)
doc Letter from Kenneth Hori to George (ddr-csujad-55-2552)
Correspondence from Kenneth Hori to George thanking George for sending the candy to him. Kenneth also stated that he started school and is taking geometry, English, and American history. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2659
Travel memorandum (ddr-csujad-55-10)
doc Travel memorandum (ddr-csujad-55-10)
Authorization for Mary Tsukamoto to travel to Kalamazoo, Michigan for the purpose of industrial relocation. Marielle Tsukamoto is listed on the back of the document as a dependent authorized to travel with Mary. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00011
Citizen's indefinite leave, WRA-137, Alfred Iwao Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-7)
doc Citizen's indefinite leave, WRA-137, Alfred Iwao Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-7)
Certification that Alfred Tsukamoto was authorized to indefinitely leave the Jerome incarceration camp for Kalamazoo, Michigan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00008
Minidoka Relocation Center (ddr-csujad-55-2485)
img Minidoka Relocation Center (ddr-csujad-55-2485)
Map of the Minidoka incarceration camp in Jerome County, Arkansas. Includes layout of barracks, camp data, and statistics. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2591
Minidoka Relocation Camp (ddr-csujad-55-2486)
img Minidoka Relocation Camp (ddr-csujad-55-2486)
Map of the camp site and surrounding area at Minidoka incarceration camp in Jerome County, Arkansas. Includes an inset of the camp layout. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2592
Letter from Mary Tsukamoto, USO Secretary, to Mr. Orsburn, October 26, 1943 (ddr-csujad-55-116)
doc Letter from Mary Tsukamoto, USO Secretary, to Mr. Orsburn, October 26, 1943 (ddr-csujad-55-116)
Correspondence from Mary Tsukamoto to Mr. Orsburn regarding United Service Organization programming at Jerome incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_0118
Citizen's indefinite leave, WRA-137,  Marielle Bliss Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-9)
doc Citizen's indefinite leave, WRA-137, Marielle Bliss Tsukamoto (ddr-csujad-55-9)
Certification that Marielle Tsukamoto was authorized to indefinitely leave the Jerome Relocation Center for Kalamazoo, Michigan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_00010
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