Topaz Times

The Topaz Times was published in the Topaz concentration camp, Utah, from September 1942 to August 1945. The newspaper was staffed mainly by camp inmates who wrote the articles, set the type, and printed the final copies.

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Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 22 (February 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-279)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 22 (February 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-279)
Selected article titles: "Topaz Residents Seek Civil Rights Says U.S. Press" (p. 1), "Five Nisei Draft Refusers in Custody at Granada" (p. 1), "Japanese Fight Canada's Order" (p. 1), "An Editorial Reprint: Draft 'Limited'" (p. 2), "JACL Opposes Army Segregation" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 21 (November 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-31)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 21 (November 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-31)
Selected article titles: "The City: Delta Band Will Play Here Today" (p. 1), "Part of Topaz Delta Goodwill Policy" (p. 1), "Council Approves Recreation Hall Allocations" (p. 1), "Nisei and Education" (p. 4), "Challenge to Democracy" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 23 (February 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-280)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 23 (February 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-280)
Selected article titles: "Jerome Center to Close in June -- Ickes" (p. 1), "101 Nisei at Minidoka Report for Physicals; 2 Refuse Order" (p. 1), "City Council Recognizes Topaz Citizens' Group" (p. 1), "House Vetoes Bill on Denaturalization" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 42 (December 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-52)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 42 (December 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-52)
Selected article titles: "History of Utah Part I" (p. 1), "What are Your Relocation Plans?" (p. 3), "Classroom Equipment Obtained" (p. 8).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 7 (April 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-298)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 7 (April 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-298)
Selected article titles: "Leave Clearance Hearings Being Conducted at Tule Lake Center" (p. 1), "Tentative Program for Spring Festival Planned" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 13 (January 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-74)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 13 (January 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-74)
Selected article titles: "Church Aid Asked for Resettlement" (p. 1), "Student Association" (p. 4), "Instructors Added to Schools" (p. 6), "Toys for Children Available" (p. 6), "Hold Test Case Discussion" (p. 6).
Topaz All Aboard (Spring 1944) (ddr-densho-142-428)
doc Topaz All Aboard (Spring 1944) (ddr-densho-142-428)
Selected article titles: "Footprints in the Dust" (p. 5), "Mr. and Mrs. Issei" (p. 16), "Little Citizens Speak" (p. 24), "Evacuation Japanese of the West Coast" (p. 33), "Our Younger Generation" (p. 43).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 11 (January 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-267)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 11 (January 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-267)
Selected article titles: "Japanese Red Cross Sends Shoyu, Miso" (p. 1), "Many Evacuees Aided Inter-Mountain State Farmers in 1943" (p. 1), "An Editorial Reprint: Selective Service" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 9 (April 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-146)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 9 (April 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-146)
Selected article titles: "Committee of 15 Asks No Stoppage of Work" (p. 1), "Spanish Consul, State Dept. Man Arrive Today" (p. 1), "Outgoing Residents Told to Notify Draft Boards" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Special Edition (May 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-306)
doc Topaz Times Special Edition (May 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-306)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Hero Arrives Today. Public Reception Set for Tonight" (p. 1), "Sgt. Kuroki: Foremost an American" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 56 (March 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-119)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 56 (March 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-119)
Selected article titles: "Time Given to Revise 'No' Reply to Question 27" (p. 1), "Voting Privileges of Evacuee Citizens Upheld" (p. 2), "Questions on Work Absence Answered" (p. 2), "Topaz Kitchen to Get Tofu" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 6 (October 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-225)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 6 (October 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-225)
Selected article titles: "Mrs. Roosevelt Writes on Segregation in Collier's" (p. 1), "Editorial... Young Hoodlums" (p. 2), "23 Coyotes are Trapped" (p. 3), "Minor Evacuee Rules Revealed" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 11 (August 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-331)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 11 (August 9, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-331)
Selected article titles: "Myer Discusses Tule Lake Draft Dismissal Case" (p. 1), "Editorial: Family Relocation" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 10 (January 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-266)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 10 (January 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-266)
Selected article titles: "Director Myer Raps Race Hate Groups at Meet" (p. 1), "Roho Mayeda Crushed in Dump Truck Mishap, Dies Instantly" (p. 1), "WRA Reveals Operation Policies for Tule Lake" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 28 (September 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-208)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 28 (September 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-208)
Selected article titles: "Posted Sentry Creates Stir Among Workers" (p. 1), "1885 Messages Sent to Japan" (p. 1), "CIO War Relief _ Nisei" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 63 (March 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-126)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 63 (March 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-126)
Selected article titles: "To Contact Enlistees in Other Centers" (p. 1), "Dillon Myer Comments on Increase of Volunteers" (p. 1), "3 Topaz Girls Get Washington WRA Office Work" (p. 1), "Reasons for Volunteering Given. John Yoshino Presents Summary of Statements" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 24 (February 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-281)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 24 (February 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-281)
Selected article titles: "First Draftees to Leave Wednesday for Exams" (p. 1), "Manzanar Sends 459 to Tule Lake" (p. 1), "'Peace -- Then What?' Topic for Forum" (p. 1), "Granada Nisei Petition Restoration of Rights" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 20 (November 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-239)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 20 (November 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-239)
Selected article titles: "Evacuee Workers Harvest Many Crops in Provo. 15,144 Work Days Contributed" (p. 1), "Gasoline Usage to be Cut 40%" (p. 1), "New England People Feel Evacuees Can be Trusted" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Extra (April 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-142)
doc Topaz Times Extra (April 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-142)
Selected article titles: "Administration Statement..." (p. 1), "Resident Killed" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 17 (August 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-197)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 17 (August 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-197)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Policy After Segregation Announced" (p. 1), "Gripsholm to Depart Soon" (p. 1), "Plenty of Home Grown Vegetables for September-October Assured; Topaz Soil Proven to be Fertile" (p. 8), "Topaz Suited for Poultry" (p. 8).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 2 (April 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-293)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 2 (April 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-293)
Selected article titles: "Center Greenhouses Nearing Completion" (p. 1), "Procedure Given for Alien Parolees Who Wish to be Freed" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 21 (December 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-363)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 21 (December 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-363)
Selected article titles: "State Education Advisory Board to Visit Friday" (p. 1), "33 Issued Permits to Re-enter Pacific Coast. Seven Families May Return Home" (p. 1), "Evacuation Tragic Casualty. Baldwin" (p. 1), "Evacuee Property Office Functions. Real Estate Information Presented" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 9 (August 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-329)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 9 (August 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-329)
Selected article titles: "Investigation Shows No Property Damage Results from Florin Fire" (p. 1), "Case Against Tule Lake Draft Evaders Dismissed" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 16 (June 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-410)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 16 (June 1, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-410)
Selected article titles: "Capacity Crowd Attends Memorial Day Services" (p. 1), "Ross Favors Relocation While Jobs are Open, Sentiment Good" (p. 3), "Native Sons Oppose Return of Japanese" (p. 3).
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