335 items
Yosh Kuromiya Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-122-8-9)
vh Yosh Kuromiya Interview Segment 9 (ddr-densho-122-8-9)
Camp sketches

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 resistance movement itself.

Yosh Kuromiya Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-122-8-8)
vh Yosh Kuromiya Interview Segment 8 (ddr-densho-122-8-8)
Drawing sketches to pass the time in 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 …

Mollie Nakasaki Interview Segment 16 (ddr-jamsj-2-4-16)
vh Mollie Nakasaki Interview Segment 16 (ddr-jamsj-2-4-16)
Singing and performing 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.

George Azumano Interview Segment 19 (ddr-one-7-32-19)
vh George Azumano Interview Segment 19 (ddr-one-7-32-19)
Passing the time 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.

Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-165-15)
vh Hiroshi Kashiwagi Interview Segment 15 (ddr-densho-1000-165-15)
Activities in camp: acting in plays with a theater group, participating in a writers' group
Kazuko Iwahashi Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-337-17)
vh Kazuko Iwahashi Interview Segment 17 (ddr-densho-1000-337-17)
Studying music 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.

Outdoor stage at the Gila River incarceration camp (ddr-csujad-42-223)
img Outdoor stage at the Gila River incarceration camp (ddr-csujad-42-223)
Photographed are audiences and an outdoor stage at the Gila River incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_06_005
Youth, no. 3 (August 1943) (ddr-csujad-42-178)
doc Youth, no. 3 (August 1943) (ddr-csujad-42-178)
A literary publication, "Wakodo = Youth" no. 3, published by Gila Young People's Association in the Gila River incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_01_86_001
Outdoor stage at the Gila River incarceration camp (ddr-csujad-42-221)
img Outdoor stage at the Gila River incarceration camp (ddr-csujad-42-221)
Photographed are audiences and an outdoor stage at the Gila River incarceration camp. The caption reads: Outdoor stage at the Gila River incarceration camp. Title from caption. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_02_06_003
Photograph of gift ideas created at Manzanar and exhibited with other textiles (ddr-csujad-47-73)
img Photograph of gift ideas created at Manzanar and exhibited with other textiles (ddr-csujad-47-73)
Photograph of gift ideas created at Manzanar and exhibited with other textiles. The displayed items include handkerchiefs, small pillows and pin cushions. Most of the patterns depict flowers, with some butterflies and nautical themes as well. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ecm_merritt_0109
Photograph of a display of handmade clothing created by Mrs. N. Itokawa (ddr-csujad-47-71)
img Photograph of a display of handmade clothing created by Mrs. N. Itokawa (ddr-csujad-47-71)
Photograph of a display of handmade clothing created by Mrs. N. Itokawa at Manzanar. The clothing includes blouses, dresses and jackets as well as table linens. There are four figurines on the center of the table wearing bridal clothing. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ecm_merritt_0107
Photograph of Kango Takamura working on a painting (ddr-csujad-47-69)
img Photograph of Kango Takamura working on a painting (ddr-csujad-47-69)
Photograph of Kango Takamura painting a bird resting on a branch at Manzanar incarceration camp. He is in traditional robes and surrounded by additional supplies and paint brushes. The background is a woven screen with flowers and grasses depicted on it. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ecm_merritt_0104
Heart Mountain sentinel (September 18, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1013)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (September 18, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1013)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features the adventures of Zootsuo, a young boy at an incarceration camp. Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1015
Exhibit of Japanese
img Exhibit of Japanese "brush" writing (ddr-csujad-55-1483)
Scrapbook page containing six black and white photographs of a Japanese calligraphy exhibit at Crystal City Department of Justice Internment Camp. Title from caption. From the Mary F. Clark scrapbook, "Before I Forget, 1942-1947," page 126. See also sac_jaac_1334 through sac_jaac_1529. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1485
Heart Mountain sentinel (August 7, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1007)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (August 7, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1007)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features the adventures of Zootsuo, a young boy at an incarceration camp. Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1009
Pencil drawing of Poston barracks and cactus (ddr-csujad-55-1893)
img Pencil drawing of Poston barracks and cactus (ddr-csujad-55-1893)
Pencil drawing by Sachiye Mizuki depicting barracks with cacti in the foreground at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1896
Invitation to the spring art exhibit at Poston II High School (ddr-csujad-55-1886)
doc Invitation to the spring art exhibit at Poston II High School (ddr-csujad-55-1886)
Invitation to the spring art exhibit at Poston II high school at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1889
Heart Mountain sentinel (August 21, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1009)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (August 21, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1009)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features caricatures of a young boy, Zootsuo, and an American Indian "genie." Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1011
Heart Mountain sentinel (September 25, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1012)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (September 25, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1012)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features caricatures of a young boy, Zootsuo, and an American Indian "genie." Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1014
Greatest period of rome (ddr-csujad-55-2534)
img Greatest period of rome (ddr-csujad-55-2534)
Illustration of scenes from ancient Rome, probably created for a World History class at an incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2641
Heart Mountain sentinel (August 14, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1008)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (August 14, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1008)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features caricatures of a young boy, Zootsuo, and an American Indian "genie." Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1010
Watercolor drawing for the spring art exhibit at Poston II High School (ddr-csujad-55-1827)
img Watercolor drawing for the spring art exhibit at Poston II High School (ddr-csujad-55-1827)
Watercolor illustration depicting a mountain landscape with trees in the foreground, most likely created by a high school student for the spring art exhibit at Poston II High School at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1830
Tulean dispatch magazine section, no. 11 (July 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1946)
doc Tulean dispatch magazine section, no. 11 (July 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1946)
Monthly publication at Tule Lake incarceration camp including stories, poems, commentary and creative writing. Current issue includes an essay, "Does it Pay to Stay Here" by Rev. Shigeo Tanabe, a poem, "Relocation" by Minoru Kimura, "Nisei Personality Adjustment" by James Sakoda, "Gloom" by Buster Sawai, "Outside" by Shuji Kimura, Nisei personality profile on Rev. Shigeo Tanabe, …
Heart Mountain sentinel (July 17, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1004)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (July 17, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1004)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features the adventures of Zootsuo, a young boy at an incarceration camp. Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1006
Heart Mountain sentinel (July 31, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1006)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (July 31, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1006)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features the adventures of Zootsuo, a young boy at an incarceration camp. Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1008
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