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.

World War II (215)
Concentration camps (1219)
Publications (332)
Topaz Times (433)

Related articles from the Densho Encyclopedia :
Topaz Times (newspaper)

Facilities
Format
Genre
Usage

Use <Ctrl> or (⌘) keys to select multiple terms

433 items
Volunteers of Topaz (1943) (ddr-densho-142-432)
doc Volunteers of Topaz (1943) (ddr-densho-142-432)
Selected article titles: "A Letter from the President to the Secretary of War..." (p. 5), "Volunteering in Topaz" (p. 6), "Excerpt from Editorial in 'Volunteers for Victory'" (p. 11).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 47 (December 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-58)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 47 (December 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-58)
Selected article titles: "Election for Councilmen Tomorrow" (p. 1), "WRA Official Visits Topaz" (p. 1), "Many Prizes Offered in Marathon Race" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 3 (October 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-13)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 3 (October 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-13)
Selected article titles: "The City: Residents See Season's First Snowfall" (p. 1), "More Anitans Arrive" (p. 1), "Third Well Completed" (p. 1), "Resident in Cross Country Dash" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 69 (March 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-132)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 69 (March 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-132)
Selected article titles: "Farmers to be Aided by WRA Offices" (p. 1), "'Volunteering is Affirmation of Loyalty' Enlistees Write to Congressmen" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Christmas Edition (December 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-56)
doc Topaz Times Christmas Edition (December 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-56)
Selected article titles: "Fire Protection" (p. 1), "PTA Meeting a Success" (p. 3), "Bookkeeping Added to Evening Class" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 16 (November 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-26)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 16 (November 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-26)
Selected article titles: "The City: Goodwill Program Planned for Deltans" (p. 1), "Appearance of Band Slated" (p. 1), "Shipments of Coal Assured" (p. 1), "Poultry Industry Taught" (p. 3), "Cattle Purchase Authorized" (p. 3), "Landscape Artists Plan Garden" (p. 3), "Absentee Ballots Challenged" (p. 4), "County Counsel Office Defends Ballots" (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 9 (January 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-70)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 9 (January 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-70)
Selected article titles: "Dismantle CCC Buildings for WRA Use" (p. 1), "Interview 17 for Employment Under FBIs" (p. 1), "Skating Rules Listed" (p. 1), "PWD Cities Sanitation Hazards" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 47 (February 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-110)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 47 (February 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-110)
Selected article titles: "Health Plan Outlined by Committee" (p. 1), "Scheduled Registration Period Concluded Today" (p. 1), "Badger Caught and Placed on Public Exhibit" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 4 (January 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-371)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 4 (January 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-371)
Selected article titles: "2 Large Families to Reunite in Detroit" (p. 1), "Discharged Nisei Veterans at Tooele Keep Helping War Effort" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 12 (May 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-303)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 12 (May 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-303)
Selected article titles: "Information on Status of Men in ERC Released by Fort Douglas" (p. 1), "Reclassifying Draftees to 1-A Before Examination Requested" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 3 (July 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-323)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 3 (July 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-323)
Selected article titles: "Jerome Appointed Staff Members Shifted Here" (p. 1), "'Nisei Must Fight for Recognition.' Ickes Answers Petition from Mothers of Topaz" (p. 2), "27% of Topaz Residents Relocate; 82% are Citizens; 280 Families" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 1 (July 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-321)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 1 (July 5, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-321)
Selected article titles: "Citizenship to be Withdrawn from Disloyal Japanese" (p. 1), "Admiration and Respect Won by Nisei Soldiers" (p. 2), "Hirabayashi: Failure to Return Form Charged" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 3 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-138)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 3 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-138)
Selected article titles: "Volunteers to Ask for Chance in War Work" (p. 1), "3 Plead Guilty to Illegal Use of Car" (p. 1), "Food Can be Produced for Center, Told" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 4 (October 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-4)
doc Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 4 (October 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-4)
Selected article titles: "Eight Representatives Take Council Oath Wednesday" (p. 1), "Work Furlough" (p. 1), "Basic Clothing" (p. 1), "Welfare" (p. 3), "Adult Education" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 49 (February 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-112)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 49 (February 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-112)
Selected article titles: "Committee to Launch City Safety Program" (p. 1), "Editorial: New Rationing" (p. 2), "Topaz Gets 186 Hogs" (p. 3), "Gandhi's Philosophy of Fasting" (p. 7).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 12 (November 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-356)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 12 (November 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-356)
Selected article titles: "Three 442nd Infantry Nisei Reported Wounded" (p. 1), "Freight Charges from Station to Residence Given" (p. 3), "Unaccompanied Minors in Chicago Require Tuition" (p. 3), "30% of Residents Have Left Camps" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 42 (February 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-105)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 42 (February 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-105)
Selected article titles: "War Dept. Answers Resolution" (p. 1), "Registration Continues to be Heavy" (p. 1), "War Dept. Reveals Reasons for Forming Separate Combat Team" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 18 (August 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-198)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 18 (August 12, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-198)
Selected article titles: "541 Repatriates for Transfer Interviewed" (p. 1), "Law Violators May be Fined Maximum, $300" (p. 3), "'My Only Crime is My Face,' Writes Nisei in Liberty" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 7 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-262)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 7 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-262)
Selected article titles: "Council Resolution Provides More Power to Judicial Body" (p. 1), "Hostel Applications Should be Made Early" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 26 (February 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-88)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 26 (February 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-88)
Selected article titles: "Immunization Clinic to be Held this Week" (p. 1), "YWCA Executive to Talk Before Student Club" (p. 1), "Poultry Expert Conducts Local Farm Classes" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 13 (May 15, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-407)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 13 (May 15, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-407)
Selected article titles: "Anti-Japanese By-Laws Adopted by Association" (p. 1), "Ickes Denounces Terroism by Hoodlums Against Japanese" (p. 1), "Shots Fired on Returnee's Home" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 8 (July 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-328)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 8 (July 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-328)
Selected article titles: "Science Building Construction is 60% Finished" (p. 1), "Editorial: Topaz and War" (p. 2), "Significance of Expatriation Law to Nisei Told" (p. 2), "Caution: Do Not Destroy Migratory Birds" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 31 (March 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-288)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 31 (March 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-288)
Selected article titles: "Spanish Embassy Can't Act for American Japanese, Says Consul" (p. 1), "Life Has Photo Story of Tule" (p. 1), "An Editorial Reprint: We Await the Day" (p. 2), "Anti-Nisei Bill Proposed in Calif. Assembly" (p. 3), "3 Tuleans Indicted by Fed Grand Jury" (p. 3), "21,000 Japanese Have Left WRA Camps, Ickes" (p. …
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 29 (February 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-91)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 29 (February 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-91)
Selected article titles: "Army Recruiting Team Coming. Combat Unit Volunteering, WRA Registration Set for City Residents" (p. 1), "Citizens' Meeting on Army Plan" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 39 (June 26, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-177)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 39 (June 26, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-177)
Selected article titles: "Myer Defends Japanese in Radio Speech" (p. 1), "15 Hogs Killed for July Meals" (p. 1), "West Coast Curfew Measure Supported by Supreme Court" (p. 1).
API