Aftermath

The "evacuation" of Japanese Americans from their homes on the West Coast reduced once-thriving communities to ghost towns. Having only a week to prepare for the removal, many Japanese Americans were forced to board up and abandon businesses and homes. Rampant anti-Japanese sentiment in newspapers, theater newsreels, and radio broadcasts fueled acts of vandalism against the vacated neighborhoods.

World War II (215)
Mass removal ("evacuation") (241)
Aftermath (301)

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An Oral History with Sumiye Takeno, Part II - Segment 1 (ddr-csujad-29-60-1)
vh An Oral History with Sumiye Takeno, Part II - Segment 1 (ddr-csujad-29-60-1)
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)
vh An Oral History with Sumiye Takeno, Part I - Segment 1 (ddr-csujad-29-59-1)
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, …
Bob Santos Interview I Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-339-10)
vh Bob Santos Interview I Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-339-10)
Changes in Seattle's Japantown community during the war: "you had a partial ghost town"
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 22 (June 6, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-22)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 22 (June 6, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-22)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Will Receive College Diploma--44 Years Later" (pp. 1, 8), "Governor Seeking Support for Redress" (p. 1), "Camp Memorial to Be Dedicated" (p. 2), and "Program to Provide Help for Mail-Order, Servicemen's Wives" (pp. 3, 5).
Terminal Island-Parcels nos. 133 and 134 (ddr-csujad-43-183)
img Terminal Island-Parcels nos. 133 and 134 (ddr-csujad-43-183)
Photograph number 2162 of houses on Terminal Island. Caption reads: Terminal Island -Parcels Nos. [numbers] 133 and 134 - View southeasterly showing the northwesterly house. Negative scan. Title from caption. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_081
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 141A (ddr-csujad-43-43)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 141A (ddr-csujad-43-43)
Photograph number 1183 of a two story house on Terminal Island. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 141A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_064
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 066C (ddr-csujad-43-161)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 066C (ddr-csujad-43-161)
Photograph number 1507 of a house numbered 114 on Terminal Island. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 066C. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_057
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 126A (ddr-csujad-43-34)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 126A (ddr-csujad-43-34)
Photograph number 1173 of a house on Terminal Island with a car parked in front. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 126A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_055
House labeled 238A1 (ddr-csujad-43-133)
img House labeled 238A1 (ddr-csujad-43-133)
Photograph number 1476 of a house numbered 508 on Terminal Island. Sign reads: 238A1. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_027
Street view of Terminal Island (ddr-csujad-43-219)
img Street view of Terminal Island (ddr-csujad-43-219)
Photograph of a street on Terminal Island. A row of houses is pictured on the left, while a car is pictured one the right. Sign reads: Plot no. [number] 6 29 42. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_04_010
Patrol office and building labeled East San Pedro Tract 125 (ddr-csujad-43-51)
img Patrol office and building labeled East San Pedro Tract 125 (ddr-csujad-43-51)
Photograph number 1191 of two buildings, one of which is a Patrol Office on Terminal Island. The sign in front of both buildings reads: East San Pedro Tract 125. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_072
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 020A (ddr-csujad-43-166)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 020A (ddr-csujad-43-166)
Photograph number 1513 of a house numbered 947 on Terminal Island. Attached to the fence is a federal government warning sign. The sign near the fence reads: East San Pedro Tract 020A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_063
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 136A (ddr-csujad-43-72)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 136A (ddr-csujad-43-72)
Photograph number 1215 of the side of a house on Terminal Island. The sign in front of the fence reads: East San Pedro Tract 136A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_096
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 055B (ddr-csujad-43-178)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 055B (ddr-csujad-43-178)
Photograph number 1526 of a house numbered 121 on Terminal Island. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 055b. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_076
Houses on Scranton Walk (ddr-csujad-43-239)
img Houses on Scranton Walk (ddr-csujad-43-239)
Photograph of a row of houses on Scranton [Walk] and the corner of Ocean Avenue on Terminal Island. The sign in the middle of the street reads: Plot no. [number] 6 29 42. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_04_030
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 057 (ddr-csujad-43-87)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 057 (ddr-csujad-43-87)
Photograph number 1231 of a house numbered 745 on Terminal Island. Two cars are parked on either side of the house. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 057. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_113
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 195A (ddr-csujad-43-173)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 195A (ddr-csujad-43-173)
Photograph number 1521 of a house numbered 221 on Terminal Island. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 195A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_071
Meat Market (ddr-csujad-43-93)
img Meat Market (ddr-csujad-43-93)
Photograph number 1253 of a meat market on Terminal Island. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 152A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_122
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 109 (ddr-csujad-43-60)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 109 (ddr-csujad-43-60)
Photograph number 1200 of a house numbered 603 on Terminal Island. Three cars are parked around the house. The sign on the corner reads: East San Pedro Tract 109. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_081
Sandhurst Hotel (ddr-csujad-43-56)
img Sandhurst Hotel (ddr-csujad-43-56)
Photograph number 1196 of the Sandhurst Hotel on Terminal Island. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 166A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_077
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 214A (ddr-csujad-43-110)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 214A (ddr-csujad-43-110)
Photograph number 1294 of a house numbered 147 on Terminal Island. A federal government warning sign is attached to the pole in front of the house. The sign in front of the pole reads: East San Pedro Tract 214A. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_141
House labeled East San Pedro Tract 112B (ddr-csujad-43-119)
img House labeled East San Pedro Tract 112B (ddr-csujad-43-119)
Photograph number 1381 of a house numbered 112 on Terminal Island. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 112B. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_011
Terminal Island-Parcel no. 182 (ddr-csujad-43-143)
img Terminal Island-Parcel no. 182 (ddr-csujad-43-143)
Photograph number 1488 of a house on Terminal Island. Caption reads: Terminal Island - Parcel No. [number] 182 - View northeasterly showing southwesterly house in foreground and southeasterly. Title from caption. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_039
Three story building labeled East San Pedro Tract 064 (ddr-csujad-43-86)
img Three story building labeled East San Pedro Tract 064 (ddr-csujad-43-86)
Photograph number 1230 of a three story building, possibly a house or hotel, on Terminal Island. Shipping containers are pictured in the background. The sign in front of car the reads: East San Pedro Tract 064. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_01_112
Charter Bros. [Brothers] Independent Service (ddr-csujad-43-146)
img Charter Bros. [Brothers] Independent Service (ddr-csujad-43-146)
Photograph number 1491 of the Charter Bros. [Brothers] Independent Service on Terminal Island. Sign reads: East San Pedro Tract 176. Negative scan. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: ter_02_042
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