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doc Military publication: "Pocket Guide to China" (ddr-densho-35-427)
Government publication used to train soldiers stationed in China. Uses many stereotypical references and drawings about Chinese people and culture. Also includes a section on Japanese people titled: "How to Spot a Jap" (see pages 69-79).
Brochure proposal from Asians on the Alert (ddr-densho-274-71)
doc Brochure proposal from Asians on the Alert (ddr-densho-274-71)
Proposed content for a brochure directed at advertising agencies and the media. Outlines the various stereotypes about Asian Americans and calls upon the media to resist perpetuating them. Proposal put out by a group called Asians on the Alert.
Part IV. Collective adjustments to the relocation center, chapter I: social structure of the community (ddr-csujad-26-5)
doc Part IV. Collective adjustments to the relocation center, chapter I: social structure of the community (ddr-csujad-26-5)
Description of camp social structures including "Caucasian-Japanese relations" highlighting tension and hostility by three groups that most directly involve Japanese Americans and the incarceration: The War Relocation Authority (WRA), the US Army and the American public. Using case - studies, the manuscript examines these relationships and discusses the circumstances of incarceration contributing to differences in social …
Dealing with Japanese-Americans by John F. Embree, Documents Section, Office of Reports (ddr-csujad-48-131)
doc Dealing with Japanese-Americans by John F. Embree, Documents Section, Office of Reports (ddr-csujad-48-131)
Short report from WRA Documents Section leader John F. Embree on recommended attitudes, suggestions, and practices while interacting with incarcerated Japanese Americans. According to Embree, race is hereditary while culture is acquired, and Caucasians should refrain from making stereotypical images of "Japanese types." Embree describes the differences in culture and attitudes including questions of loyalty between …
American Concentration Camps VOLUME 6 June, 1942- December, 1942 (ddr-densho-372-6)
doc American Concentration Camps VOLUME 6 June, 1942- December, 1942 (ddr-densho-372-6)
Volume 6 divides into six sections. Description about this volume reads directly from the book as follows: Section 1 presents archival documents from June 1942 that show the first major modifications of relocation policies and depict the resistance by Western Defense Command to any amelioration of the condition of the Japanese Americans. Section 2 contains selected …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 8 (August 19, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-33)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 8 (August 19, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-33)
Select article titles: "Loss of civil rights can be costly to youth" (p. 1); "JACL protest anti-Nisei film" (p. 1); "Congressmen learn proper use of 'Chinaman'"(p. 1); "Crown Prince Akijito impresses visiting Scouts" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, The Fall Supplement (September 2, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-52)
doc Pacific Citizen, The Fall Supplement (September 2, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-52)
Select article titles: "An Assimilated Generation" (p. 1); "They're Too Good to Be True" (p. 1); "Racial Stereotypes Dulled" (p. 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 2 (July 12, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-28)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 2 (July 12, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-28)
Select article titles: "House group recommends temp'y farm labor plan be continued: 'No ill effects' on domestic labor market recorded" (p. 1); "JACL Campaign Against Anti-Nisei Films on TV Circularized by NARBT" (p. 1); "Small Claims Court Hears Civil Right Cases" (p. 1); "$86,550 damage suit filed in traffic death of Sakamoto" (p. 1); "Mr. Moto, …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 8 (February 22, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-8)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 8 (February 22, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-8)
Selected article titles: "Deadline seen for claims compromise: Dec. 31, 1958 target date planned as government confers with attorneys" (p. 1); "Anti-Nisei Film on TV Protested by C.L. Offical" (p. 1); I&NS extends alien pre-exam method for status change" (p.1); U.S. admits 5,200 from Japan in 1956, mostly as GI brides" (p. 2); Civil rights legislation …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 16 (April 19, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-16)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 16 (April 19, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-16)
Select article titles: "15th Biennial Convention Set Aug. 22-25, 1958" (p. 1); "JACL's Anti-Nisei TV Film Project Eyed by U.S. Senator" (p. 1); "Hawaiian Nisei picked 'outstanding young farmer,' grew coffee on lava soil" (p. 1); "Anti-bias bill in redevelopment passes" (p. 1); "Civil rights bill due Senate action" (p. 1); "JACL representative on Boy Scout …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 18 (May 3, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-18)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 18 (May 3, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-18)
Select article titles: "Congressional hearings end on use of temporary Japanese farm labor" (p. 1); "Congressmen to support JACL Nat'l TV protest" (p. 1); "Active Chicagoan Mike Hagiwara dies unexpectedly" (p. 1); "Denver TV stations promis no showing of anti-Nisei films" (p. 1); "Parents of grade school pupils urged to protest use of 'Firelight Reader'" (p. …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 23 (June 7, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-23)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 23 (June 7, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-23)
Select article titles: "26,000 Japanese War Brides in U.S. Group Told" (p. 1); "Senate Committee Amends Claims Supplemental Appropriation Bill" (p.1 ); "Non-profit groups listed for 1st time as claim awardees" (p. 1); "JACL participates in Memorial Day Rites at Arlington Cemetery; sagging Nisei interest in war dead scored by D.C. JACLers" (p. 1); "Rep Judd's …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 1, (July 5, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-27)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 45, No. 1, (July 5, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-27)
Select article titles: "East L.A. athletes dominate at 6th annual Relays; five records broken, one tied" (p. 1); "President Signs $2-Million Bill For Evacuees" (p. 1); "Monthly social security benefits payable to Issei visiting or residing in Japan" (p. 1); "Whereabouts sought by Justice Dep't of 72 missing claimants" (p. 1); "'Miracle man' astounding Japanese and …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 25 (June 27, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-25)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 25 (June 27, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-25)
Edition contains Travel Section, TS 1-4, between pages 6 and 7. Selected article titles: "'Victory in Sight,' Congressmen Tell Redress Supporters" (pp. 1, 8), "JA Groups Support Navajo Cause" (pp. 1, 10), "Japanese Australian Colonies 'Discovered': Australian Relates WW2 Heroics of Nisei Divers Raiding Manila Bay" (TS 3), and "Breaking Down Barriers" (p. 10).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 89, No. 2063 (October 5, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-39)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 89, No. 2063 (October 5, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-39)
Selected article titles: "Over 110 Co-Author House Version of S 1647 Bill" (p. 1), "Nippon Corporate Investment Sought to Rebuild South Bronx" (pp. 1,3), "From the Frying Pan: Scholars from Japan Snap Stereotype" (p. 5), and "From the Midwest: Whither JACL" (p. 6).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 89, No. 2061 (September 21, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-37)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 89, No. 2061 (September 21, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-37)
Selected article titles: "Up to Nisei to Shut WW2 Chapter on Evacuation" (p. 1), "Fullilove vs. Kreps: Supreme Court to Hear 3rd Affirmative Action Case" (p. 1), "EXECOM Minutes: Sept. 7-9: FY 1980 Budget Trimmed to $110,000" (pp. 3, 8), and "Midwest District Council: Anti-Nikkei Bias Worries JACL" (p. 7).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 99, No. 5 (August 3, 1984) (ddr-pc-56-30)
img Pacific Citizen, Vol. 99, No. 5 (August 3, 1984) (ddr-pc-56-30)
Selected article titles: "'Sixteen Candles' protests taken to Universal" (p. 1), "Fujiyoshi's case supported by defense witness" (p. 1), "'Sixteen Candles': A Dreary Exercise in Asian Stereotypes" (p. 2), "Workshop on Nisei resisters offered" (p. 3), "Summary of Resolutions for Consideration by National Council" (p. 4), "Proposed Amendments to Constitution and Bylaws" (p. 4), "1984 National …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 99, No. 13 (September 28, 1984) (ddr-pc-56-38)
img Pacific Citizen, Vol. 99, No. 13 (September 28, 1984) (ddr-pc-56-38)
Selected article titles: "Racism implicated in fatal stabbing of student" (p. 1), "Bendetsen claims U.S. internment camps were not compulsory" (p. 1), "Ebens receives stiff sentence in Chin slaying; plans to appeal" (p. 1), "Michigan Asians protest racial caricature" (p. 2), "Redress leaders give good news, bad news on efforts in Congress and the courts" (p. …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 98, No. 9 (March 9, 1984) (ddr-pc-56-9)
img Pacific Citizen, Vol. 98, No. 9 (March 9, 1984) (ddr-pc-56-9)
Selected article titles: "AFL-CIO leaders endorse redress legislation" (p. 1), "National board adopts recommendations of committee chairs" (p. 1), "National group protests use of Asian stereotypes in Denver fundraiser" (p. 1), "Moral Strength of MIS Nisei" (p. 9).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 98, No. 19 (May 18, 1984) (ddr-pc-56-19)
img Pacific Citizen, Vol. 98, No. 19 (May 18, 1984) (ddr-pc-56-19)
Selected article titles: "Tribute paid to Asian Pacific Olympians" (p. 1), "Minorities to hold conference on national defense policies" (p. 1), "'Assembly center' now official California state historical site" (p. 2), "Las Vegas Multi-cultural Conference" (p. 5), "Pornographic Introduction to Asian Civilization...or an Examination of Sexual Stereotypes?" (p. 7).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 8 (September 18, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-33)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 8 (September 18, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-33)
Selected article titles: "'Crunch Time' Blitz for Redress" (pp. 1, 3), "Politics Anathema to Justice" (pp. 1, 5), "Asian Drivers Subject of Racist Phone Recording" (p. 2), and "Japanese in U.S. Were Blamed for Pearl Harbor" (p. 5).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 1 (July 3, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-26)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 1 (July 3, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-26)
Selected article titles: "Report Finds Asians Are Not Model Students" (pp. 1, 5), "Redress Progressing But Still Needs Help, LEC Officials Say" (pp. 1, 5), "The Fruits of Our Labor" (p. 4), and "Trimming PC's Deficit" (p. 5).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 106, No. 15 (April 15, 1988) (ddr-pc-60-15)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 106, No. 15 (April 15, 1988) (ddr-pc-60-15)
Selected article titles: "Shoe Advertisement Insults Japanese, Chinese" (pp. 1, 3), "Japan to Handle Issue of Re-Entry Permits 'Flexibly'" (pp. 1, 3), "Native Americans' Pleas to Ban Textbooks Are Rejected" (p. 3), and "The Camp Newspaper" (p. 5).
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