Facilities, services, and camp administration
vh Eugene Tatsuru Kimura Interview Segment 19 (ddr-densho-1000-231-19)
Dealing with the camp guards
vh Henry Miyatake Interview II Segment 2 (ddr-densho-1000-54-2)
Self-policing by Japanese Americans in camp
vh Mary Nomura Interview Segment 17 (ddr-manz-1-7-17)
Purchasing items in camp through canteen and mail-order
doc Stock Show Building Ready for Japanese (April 14, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-753)
The Seattle Daily Times, April 14, 1942, p. 10
doc Street Names No Problem in this Jap Camp (April 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-752)
The Seattle Daily Times, April 13, 1942, p. 16
doc Japanese Organize Own Government at Puyallup (May 6, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-787)
The Seattle Daily Times, May 6, 1942, p. 20
doc First Group of Seattle Japs Moves Right in at Puyallup (April 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-778)
The Seattle Daily Times, April 29, 1942, p. 4
doc Memo to assembly center managers on clothing allotment procedure (ddr-densho-356-781)
Memo to all Assembly Center Mangers from R. L. Nicholson, Chief, Reception Center on the procedure for the purchasing of clothing for evacuees.
doc Yuriko Domoto's Notice to Report to Work (ddr-densho-356-772)
A reassignment for Yuriko Domoto Tsukada to become a Supervising Director of Social Welfare at the Merced Assembly Center.
doc Postcard to Yuri Domoto from May Morioka (ddr-densho-356-286)
Postcard to Yuri Domoto from May Morioka in which she talks about life at Tanforan and asks for Yuri to write back so they can keep in touch. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-277 and ddr-densho-356-320.
doc Evacuation of Merced Assembly Center (ddr-densho-356-794)
Instructions for internees at Merced on the camp wide transfer to Topaz.
doc Letter to Yuri Domoto from Sonoko Riusaki (ddr-densho-356-281)
Letter to Yuri Domoto Tsukada from her sister Sonoko Domoto Riusaki in which she provides advice for preparing for forced removal and what to prepare for live in the Assembly Centers. Item tied together with all objects between ddr-densho-356-277 and ddr-densho-356-320.
doc Information Release No. 26: Regulations Governing Evacuee Advisory Committee (ddr-densho-356-787)
Memo to all residents of Merced Assembly Center from Harry L. Black, Center Manager regarding the Wartime Civil Control Administration's policy on evacuee advisory committees. Details the committee's formation, function and powers.
doc Notice to internees, Information Release 1 (ddr-densho-356-780)
Notice to internees providing basic information about how to provide or obtain information, housing, postal service, mess hours, baby feeding, work assignments, and a request to stay away from the Admin building when new arrivals arrive.
doc Administrative Notice No. 24 Contraband Articles and Possession of Liquor and Drugs (ddr-densho-356-801)
Administrative Notice No. 24 from Santa Anita Assembly Center quotes the Center Regulations regarding the possession of contraband. Contraband includes: Shortwave Radios, cameras, firearms, weapons, alcohol, and drugs.
doc Instructions on Evacuation of Merced Assembly Center (ddr-densho-356-774)
Instructions for Yuriko Domoto Tsukada, her father Kanetaro Domoto, and her sister Wakako Domoto for the relocation from Merced to Granada.
doc Administrative Notice No. 21 Labor Strikes (ddr-densho-356-799)
Administrative Notice No. 21 from Santa Anita Assembly Center provides excerpts from the Wartime Civil Control Administration Operations Manual regarding work stoppages, labor strikes, quitting, and grievances. The WCCA did not allow work stoppages or labor strikes.
doc Barrack, mess and issue record (ddr-densho-356-770)
A written record of Yuriko Domoto Tsukada's barrack assignment.
doc Yuriko Domoto's Notice to Report to Work (ddr-densho-356-771)
A reassignment for Yuriko Domoto Tsukada to become a Recreation Director at the Merced Assembly Center.
doc Letter to Yuri from Yoshito (ddr-densho-356-219)
Envelope and letter addressed to Yuri Domoto from Yoshito Shibata. In the letter Yoshito writes about the descriptions of the Assembly centers he's heard so far and how positive Yuri's description was, pending deployment to Japan, his friendship with fellow Nisei soldier Stg. Harry Fujita, his recent promotion to Tech Sgt. He also describes a USO …
doc Administrative Notice No. 19 Conservation of Water (ddr-densho-356-798)
Administrative Notice No. 19 from Santa Anita Assembly Center on the conservation of water as water is not draining properly. The Assembly center closed laundry facilities on Wednesday and one shower location each day of the week.