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Letter from Pat [Cummings] to Michi Weglyn, January 22, 1993 (ddr-csujad-24-119)
doc Letter from Pat [Cummings] to Michi Weglyn, January 22, 1993 (ddr-csujad-24-119)
A letter from Pat Cummings to Michi Weglyn about a story of Frank Chin's that they both think should be published. The author of the letter is probably children's book author and illustrator Pat Cummings. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_09_004
Fragment of the story of Kaguya Hime (ddr-csujad-24-198)
doc Fragment of the story of Kaguya Hime (ddr-csujad-24-198)
One typed page that tells a fragment of the story of Kaguya Hime, princess of the moon in Japanese folklore. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_74_02_017
[Library department of the Tule Lake Seinen Dan] (ddr-csujad-2-63)
doc [Library department of the Tule Lake Seinen Dan] (ddr-csujad-2-63)
A description of the library, numbering at around 5,000 volumes, at Tule Lake Camp. Describes staffing, rules, circulation, and membership. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sjs_sch_0063
Letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin, January 29, 1993 (ddr-csujad-24-118)
doc Letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin, January 29, 1993 (ddr-csujad-24-118)
A letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin in which she discusses where Chin should publish his story "Kaguya Hime." Weglyn also writes about health problems she is having and how that affects her work. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_09_003
Letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin, March 23, 1991 (ddr-csujad-24-113)
doc Letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin, March 23, 1991 (ddr-csujad-24-113)
A letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin in which she praises Chin's book "Donald Duk" and orders 20 autographed copies. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_08_015
Letter from Michi Weglyn to Pat Cummings, January 1, 1993 (ddr-csujad-24-121)
doc Letter from Michi Weglyn to Pat Cummings, January 1, 1993 (ddr-csujad-24-121)
A letter from Michi Weglyn to Pat Cummings about the possibility of publishing Frank Chin's adaptation of the Japanese fairytale Kaguya Hime. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_09_006
Letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin, October 16, 1991 (ddr-csujad-24-106)
doc Letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin, October 16, 1991 (ddr-csujad-24-106)
A letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin in which she asks about an anthology that he edited called "Aiiieeeee! An Anthology of Asian American Writers." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_08_008
Letter to Michi Weglyn, April 11, 1992 (ddr-csujad-24-97)
doc Letter to Michi Weglyn, April 11, 1992 (ddr-csujad-24-97)
A letter to Michi Weglyn about Frank Chin's "Kaguya Hime" manuscript. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_07_014
Scatterbrain masterpieces: short stories, poetry, jokes, cartoons, carnival editions (ddr-csujad-26-45)
doc Scatterbrain masterpieces: short stories, poetry, jokes, cartoons, carnival editions (ddr-csujad-26-45)
Student created magazine consisting of several drawings, poems, and short stories including: "Spectacular flight" by Mary Furuta, "Nisei learns to smile again" by Teiko Hamaguchi, "Small but solid" by Sam Himoto, "Terrific teens" by Rose Hiraoka, "Too young" by Toshi Iwasaki, "Glamour ain't hay" by Helen Kanemasu, "Alone with brother" by Natalie Nakamura, "17 a boy" ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No. 1 (July 1, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-27)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 51, No. 1 (July 1, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-27)
Select article titles: "League plans definitive Issei history" (p.1); "Visiting novelist from Japan compares 'children of setting sun' with U.S. beatniks" (p.6); "78-year-old Issei among few survivors of first shipload of Japanese to Hawaii" (p.7); "'Japanese go home' incidents reported by Nisei newspaperman in wake of Eisenhower's visit to Japan being postponed" (p.8)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No. 17 (April 22, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-17)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No. 17 (April 22, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-17)
Select article titles: "Nisei novelist in Milwaukee says writing no simple task; takes strength, perseverance; tells of latest book on Issei pioneers" (p.3) "Education factor in awareness of housing discrimination, say U.C. sociologists" (p.7)
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 25 (December 22, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-51)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 25 (December 22, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-51)
Special holiday issue organized into sections A 1-24, B 1-16, and C 1-4. Selected article titles: "'Evacuation' JACL Statement and Command Decision" (pp. A-1, A-3-A-7), "Nisei Actors Come of Age" (p. A-8), "Chronology of War Relocation Authority Activities" (pp. A-22-A-23), and "JACL vs. Lechner" (pp. B-15-B-16).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 25 (December 20-27, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-51)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 25 (December 20-27, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-51)
Special holiday issue organized into sections A 1-24 and B 1-24. Selected article titles: "Tributes to the Nisei GIs" (pp. A-1, A-3-A-12), "During World War 2: Military Intelligence Trains 6,000 Nisei" (pp. A-1, A-11-A-12, A-14), "Antidote for Pearl Harbor Myths" (pp. A-1, A-16-A-17), and "Constitution of the National Japanese American Citizens League (Amended as of 1962)" ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 79, No. 25 (December 20-27, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-50)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 79, No. 25 (December 20-27, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-50)
Holiday issue organized into sections A 1-12, B 1-12, C 1-12, and D 1-12. Selected article titles: "Sansei Returns to Tule Lake" (pp. A-1, A-3), "Fears in Tule Lake: Evacuees Remember Them" (pp. A-1, A-3-A-4), "Seattle Nihonmachi: Beat of the '20s and '30s" (pp. B-1, B-9-B-10), "Giri: Righteous Way: Inside Tanforan, Topaz" (pp. B-4, B-8-B-9), and ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 21 (May 31, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-21)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 21 (May 31, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-21)
Selected article titles: "Priorities: JACL Bowling Issue" (p. 1), "U.S. Census Report--1970: Intermarriage Statistics" (p. 1), "JACL--National Convention: Non-Bias Policy Inside JACL Eyed" (p. 1), and "Book Review: Novel of Japanese Expatriates" (p. 5).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 83, No. 26 (December 24-31, 1976) (ddr-pc-48-51)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 83, No. 26 (December 24-31, 1976) (ddr-pc-48-51)
Special holiday issue. Selected article titles: "PC Headlines in 1986" (p. 3), "The Trend Is Toward Assimilation" (p. 4), "Five Critical Political-Social Issues for Nisei and Their Future Well-Being in U.S. Assessed" (pp. 5, 68), "Evacuation Remembered, but Use of Nihongo Fading Away" (pp. 85-87), and "Tule Lake's Steel Cross Rededicated by 1976 Pilgrim" (pp. 101, ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 83, No. 9 (August 27, 1976) (ddr-pc-48-34)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 83, No. 9 (August 27, 1976) (ddr-pc-48-34)
Selected article titles: "Redlands Editorial Doesn't Think Evacuation as 'Disgraceful Episode'" (p. 1), "Japanese Pays Respects at Memorial to Oregon Victims of Balloon Bombs" (p. 1), "Minority of One: Tule Lake Plaque" (p. 2), and "From the Frying Pan: Okada's 'No-No Boy'" (p. 2).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 89, No. 2053 (July 27, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-29)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 89, No. 2053 (July 27, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-29)
Selected article titles: "U.S. Responds to 'Save the Boat People' Campaign" (p. 1), "In the Last 100 Years: Estimate 905,000 Japanese Emigrated" (p. 1), "Guest Speaker: A 'No-No' Segregee" (pp. 4, 9), and "Nisei in Japan: Yankee Samurai Here and Now" (p. 10).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 25 (December 19-26, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-50)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 25 (December 19-26, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-50)
Special holiday issue organized into sections A 1-32, B 1-64, and A 33-64. Selected article titles: "As Others See Us: An Overview" (pp. A-4, A-13, A-20), "The Dilemma of the 'Model Minority' Image" (p. A-14), "Minoru Yasui, 1916-1986: In Remembrance" (pp. B-1-B-2), "The Nisei of the 1800 Engineer General Service Battalion: An Untold Story" (pp. B-39-B-40, ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 1 (January 3-10, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-1)
ds Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 1 (January 3-10, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-1)
Selected article titles: "Monument Erected at WW2 Camp Site" (p. 1), "Magazine's 'Japs' Statement Rebutted" (p. 1), "LEC Update: Redress: A Patriotic Act" (p. 7), and "1985 Chronology" (pp. 10-13).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 20 (December 18-25, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-45)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 105, No. 20 (December 18-25, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-45)
Special holiday issue organized into sections A 1-32, B 1-56, and A 33-64. Selected article titles: "The JACL World to Come, According to Toffler" (p. A-3), "JACL in the Year 2000" (p. A-24), "Will Japanese Americans Become Extinct?" (p. B-10), and "The Bird Pines" (pp. B-28-B29, B-48-B-49, B-51).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 109, No. 20 (December 22-29, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-45)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 109, No. 20 (December 22-29, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-45)
Special holiday issue separated into sections A 1-24, B 1-24, C 1-24, D 1-24, and E 1-16. Selected article titles: "A Tribute to Dyke Miyagawa" (p. B1), "A Set of Historic Redress Letters: Including Two Read by Reagan Himself" (pp. B-6-B-7), "JACL-LEC and Redress" (p. C-1), "From Evacuation to Redress: A Speech Delivered at the Third ...
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 108, No. 18 (May 12, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-18)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 108, No. 18 (May 12, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-18)
Selected article titles: "Redress Recipients in Colorado Hail Passage of Bill" (p. 1), "JACL Responds to Company Selling 'Racist' Comic Books" (p. 1), "Japanese Canadian Art Works Gathered for Major Exhibit" (p. 2), and "American Jewish Committee Partners with Japan JACL on Cultural Exchange" (pp. 3, 5).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 108, No. 8 (March 3, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-8)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 108, No. 8 (March 3, 1989) (ddr-pc-61-8)
Selected article titles: "Redress Appropriations: Mineta, Matsui, Urge Leadership Colleagues for Support" (pp. 1-2), "Comic Book Reprint Revives WWII Stereotypes of Japanese" (pp. 3, 5-6), and "Economic Characteristics of Asian/Pacific Islanders Shown" (p. 5).
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