img American service man holding Japanese good luck flag (yosegaki hinomaru) (ddr-densho-373-53)
Photograph of an American service man holding up a Japanese flag covered in writing. These flags are known as yosegaki hinomaru or good luck flags and were covered in messages from friends, family and neighbors wishing the safety of the Japanese solider who was deploying.
img Civilians and soldiers pose on a boat (ddr-densho-359-1132)
The photograph is accompanied by a tracing paper overlay that names the individuals in the photograph in Japanese.
img Group of men in suits and military uniforms (ddr-densho-395-104)
A group of men in suits and military uniforms pose below a sign with Japanese text. Seiso Bitow fourth from left, second row.
ds Pacific Citizen, Vol. 57, No. 2 (July 12, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-28)
Selected article titles: "11 State Legislatures Adopt Civil Rights-Type Measures" (pp. 1-2), "Washington Newsletter: Slow Congressional Pace" (p. 2), "Tokyo Topics: Nisei in Japan" (p. 3), and "Rep. Roybal Urges 1963 Commemoration Honoring Japanese American Servicemen" (p. 4).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 56, No. 16 (April 19, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-16)
Selected article titles: "Wheat Farmers Urged to Study Facts of May 21 Referendum" (pp. 1-2), "20th Anniversary Rites of Nisei in Armed Forces Slated" (pp. 1, 4), "Washington Newsletter: Democratic Civil Rights Bill" (pp. 2, 4), and "California May Go into Business of Recruiting Migrant Labor for Domestic Farms to Replace Braceros, If Song Bill Passes" …
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)" …
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 15 (October 11, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-41)
Selected article titles: "Anti-Nisei Discrimination in Armed Forces Said Negligible" (p. 1), "JACL Observer at 2nd U.S.-Japan Confab on Cultural and Educational Interchange" (p. 1), and "Washington Newsletter: Civil Rights Strategy" (p. 2).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 59, Vol. 19 (November 6, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-45)
Selected article titles: "7,000,000 Californians Vote; Dump Fair Housing Law 2-1" (p.1), "Civil Rights Law Compliance Widespread, President Declares" (p.1), "Hawaii High Court Affirms GI Vote Ban" (p.1), "JHP Interviewers in Urban Areas Facing Deadline" (p.1), "Hawaii Press Bares Campaign Racism" (p.3).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, Vol. 2 (January 10, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-2)
Selected article titles: "Last Week of '63 Memorable to Two Nisei in Military Service-Takemoto Promoted Brigadier General; Nishimura, Colonel" (p.1), "Santa Barbara JACLers Hear Urgent Plea to Give Rumford Housing Act Fair Trial" (p.1-2), "Time for Aliens to File Address Report" (p.1), "CCDC-Civil Rights Fund" (p.2), "Salinas Valley JACL Offers Blue Cross Hospitalization Plan" (p.4).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 63, No. 18 (October 28, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-43)
Select article titles: "Yen deposit claims to be reviewed by Warren court" (p. 1); "Marine Corps to organize Oriental platoon for training next February" (p. 3); "Boston Public Schools classifies Chinese American pupils as 'whites'" (p. 5).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 50, No.23 (June 3, 1960) (ddr-pc-32-23)
Select article titles: "Air Force Academy to graduate first Japanese American" (p.1); "JACL's promotion of voter participation recognized at Heritage Foundation fete" (p.1); "Nisei attorney still firm on own stand that abolished capital punishment in Hawaii" (p.3)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 18 (November 3, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-44)
Selected article titles: "Americans 'Turning Soft,' Says 442nd Hero Congressman Inouye" (p. 1), "Nationwide Campaign Opens for JACL Issei Story Project" (pp. 1, 4), "American-Japanese Relations Aspire to New Plateau as Cabinet Members of Both Governments Confer at Fujiyama Resort Town" (p. 1), and "Vancouver Columnist Views 'Jap' as 'Friendly,' but Nisei Rebuts to the Contrary" …
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 23 (December 8, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-49)
Selected article titles: "Washington Newsletter: American Image of Japan" (pp. 1-2), "Congress Inouye to Keep Up Campaign of Rebuke to Young Men Trying to Avoid Military Service; Says Nation Going Soft" (p. 1), and "Festival Introduces Japanese Culture to Many St. Louisans" (p. 4).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 55, No. 25 (December 21, 1962) (ddr-pc-34-51)
Selected article titles: "What Prevented Disaster from Becoming a Catastrophe? Evacuation and Resettlement of Japanese Americans Reviewed" (p.A1-2), "Nisei GI and Resettlement" (p.A1, 3), "First Returnees Set Economic Rebirth Pattern" (p.A3), "Fear of Negro-Japanese Conflict Premature" (p.A3), "Japanese American Migration Patterns Following War Relocation" (p.B1-2), "Civil Rights" (p.B3-4), "'60-'70 Planning Commission Cites Advance in Youth" (p.B5), …
img Survivor of Doolittle's Raid (ddr-densho-299-91)
Caption: "One of the survivors of a plane shot down over Tokyo during Gen Doolittle's / bombing of Tokyo. Early in the war when our morale was low a plan was / devised to modify some bombers so they could take off from aircraft carriers. / However, they could not land on the carriers so after …