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Edward H. Mitsukado Interview Segment 11 (ddr-densho-1007-4-11)
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Reflections: looking back on the war years

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.

Frank Kitamoto Interview Segment 26 (ddr-densho-1001-25-26)
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The damaging effects of the World War II incarceration on the United States
Shosuke Sasaki Interview Segment 14 (ddr-densho-1002-2-14)
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Thoughts about the incarceration in retrospect: "it should never have happened"

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 …

Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1002-10-17)
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Reflections on incarceration experience: feeling angry

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 …

An Oral History with Sumiye Takeno, Part II - Segment 1 (ddr-csujad-29-60-1)
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An oral history with Sumiye Takeno, a current resident of Denver, Colorado. This interview was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project by California State University, Fullerton. The purpose of this interview was to gather information regarding Takeno's incarceration and resettlement experience during World War II. Specifically, the interview covers her childhood in Florin, California, …
An Oral History with Sumiye Takeno, Part I - Segment 1 (ddr-csujad-29-59-1)
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An oral history with Sumiye Takeno, a current resident of Denver, Colorado. This interview was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project by California State University, Fullerton. The purpose of this interview was to gather information regarding Takeno's incarceration and resettlement experience during World War II. Specifically, the interview covers her childhood in Florin, California, …
An Oral History with Norman Y. Mineta - Segment 1 (ddr-csujad-29-55-1)
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Japanese American congressman, representing the Thirteenth Congressional District of California, born and raised in San Jose, California, discusses his early life, graduation from the University of California, Berkeley, and receiving a commission and serving in the armed forces from 1953-1956. Recalls the removal, "relocation," and incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II at the Heart …
Sue Kunitomi Embrey Interview Segment 18 (ddr-manz-1-2-18)
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Thoughts on the constitutional issues raised by the incarceration experience
Hikoji Takeuchi Interview Segment 20 (ddr-manz-1-10-20)
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Thoughts on redress and incarceration experiences: "It took me so long to come out of the shell"
Frank Isamu Kikuchi Interview Segment 15 (ddr-manz-1-5-15)
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Looking back on the incarceration experience: "we didn't get our due process"
Bo T. Sakaguchi Interview Segment 16 (ddr-manz-1-8-16)
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Reflections: "You can't judge a person just because he has the color of the enemy"
Yone Bartholomew Interview II Segment 38 (ddr-densho-1000-5-38)
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Looking back on incarceration: "It's all behind... We were lucky to have a safe place..."; grateful for redress
Rae Takekawa Segment 42 (ddr-densho-1000-89-42)
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Giving children the strength to withstand discrimination
Shigeko Sese Uno Segment 30 (ddr-densho-1000-98-30)
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Reflections on the incarceration experience, the good and the bad
Edith Watanabe Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-101-17)
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Reflecting on the incarceration experience: telling the grandchildren
Charles Olds Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-121-6)
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Reflecting on the incarceration experience: "A gross mistake on the part of our government"

This interview took place at the 2000 Tule Lake Pilgrimage in Klamath Falls, Oregon.

Mary Hirata Segment 38 (ddr-densho-1000-22-38)
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Message to future generations: "make sure it's never done again"
Akio Hoshino Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-26-17)
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Reflecting on the U.S. government's actions, "We did receive an apology... sign of a good government"
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