Education

Most of the Nisei (second-generation Japanese Americans) who grew up on the West Coast lived in relatively small sections of the city and shared common experiences in the public schools as well as Japanese language schools. The World War II incarceration interrupted thousands of students' elementary, high school and university educations.

Education (221)

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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 79, No. 2 (July 12, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-27)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 79, No. 2 (July 12, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-27)
Selected article titles:"HEW Grants JACL $60,000: For Development of Curriculum Materials on J.A." (pp. 1-2), "District Councils Prep Delegates: Intermountain Calls for Better Understanding of Inter-Marriage" (p. 1), "JACL--National Convention: Citizenship Requirement" (p. 2), and "'Selective Moratorium' OK'd by Internat'l Whaling Commission" (p. 6).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 16 (April 26, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-16)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 16 (April 26, 1974) (ddr-pc-46-16)
Selected article titles: "An Editorial Up Front: Academic Racism" (p. 1), "U.S. Air Force to Substitute Its 'JAP' Acronym" (p. 1), "Cleveland JACL: Are We Imitators?" (p. 2), and "Evanston Public Schools Launches Illinois' First Bicultural Program" (p. 4).
Crossroads, Vol. 1, No. 38 (February 18, 1949) (ddr-densho-358-12)
doc Crossroads, Vol. 1, No. 38 (February 18, 1949) (ddr-densho-358-12)
Selected article titles: "Talents to Vie for Scholarship" (p.1), "Gravy Train Days Are Over in Japan, Interpreter Says" (p.2), "Army Permits Issei and Nisei Travel in Japan" (p.2), "Venezuelan Nisei Going Home to Parents in Caracas after Ten Years in Japan" (p.3).
Crossroads, Vol. 1, No. 37 (February 11, 1949) (ddr-densho-358-11)
doc Crossroads, Vol. 1, No. 37 (February 11, 1949) (ddr-densho-358-11)
Selected article titles: "Bodies of Nisei Dead Return" (p.1-2), "Music Scholarship Contest, Plays Set for Next Week" (p.1-2), "Troop 379 Notes Seventeenth Anniversary" (p.3).
Japanese grammar school (ddr-densho-397-315)
img Japanese grammar school (ddr-densho-397-315)
The caption in the photo album reads "Abacus hour Note: Crude desks". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Japanese high school (ddr-densho-397-313)
img Japanese high school (ddr-densho-397-313)
The caption in the photo album reads "At a Girl's Hi School". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Japanese grammar school (ddr-densho-397-312)
img Japanese grammar school (ddr-densho-397-312)
A Japanese grammar school visited by Takashi Matsui. Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Japanese school (ddr-densho-397-310)
img Japanese school (ddr-densho-397-310)
The caption in the photo album reads "A math class in session Note: Teacher's attire, Suspending electric lamp, pole to left stove chimney". Takashi Matsui was stationed in Japan with the U.S. military during the Allied occupation of Japan after the end of World War II.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 13 (March 29, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-13)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 13 (March 29, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-13)
Select article titles: "JACL seeks deletion of 'Fuzz Young' text, use of 'Japs' may bias children" (p. 1); "First Japanese PW Taken in WW2 Found Working For Car Firm" (p. 1); "Nat'l Campaign on Anti-Nisei TV-Films Opens" (p. 1); "Hearing dates for Hawaii statehood set in both Houses" (p. 1); San Francisco 'Nipponmachi' suffers light damage …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 23 (June 7, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-23)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 23 (June 7, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-23)
Select article titles: "26,000 Japanese War Brides in U.S. Group Told" (p. 1); "Senate Committee Amends Claims Supplemental Appropriation Bill" (p.1 ); "Non-profit groups listed for 1st time as claim awardees" (p. 1); "JACL participates in Memorial Day Rites at Arlington Cemetery; sagging Nisei interest in war dead scored by D.C. JACLers" (p. 1); "Rep Judd's …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 54, No. 8 (February 23, 1962) (ddr-pc-34-8)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 54, No. 8 (February 23, 1962) (ddr-pc-34-8)
Selected article titles: "Negroes Rise Questions of Keeping Pubic School Records by Race" (p.1), "Will Japan Be Excluded in Kennedy's New Trade Plan?" (p.1), "Japanese Soldier Brides Surveyed" (p.3), "75% of Berkeley Apartments Listed in Ad Discriminate" (p.4).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 54, No. 7 (February 16, 1962) (ddr-pc-34-7)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 54, No. 7 (February 16, 1962) (ddr-pc-34-7)
Selected article titles: "Chuman Won't Consider Bid for 2nd Term as President" (p.1), "Cultural, Educational Exchange" (p.1), "Anti-Bias State Law to Be Enforced for Seattle Fair Days" (p.1), "Record Turnout at Twin Cities Issei Testimonial" (p.3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 15 (October 11, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-41)
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).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 59, Vol. 5 (July 31, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-31)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 59, Vol. 5 (July 31, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-31)
Selected article titles: "Kido's 36-Year Leadership in JACL Commemorated" (p.1, 4), "Naturalized Citizen Wife of Serviceman in Hawaii Denied Voter Registration" (p.1), "Defeat of Prop. 14 Principle Agenda Item for NC-WNDC" (p.1), "Nisei Teacher Pilots Training Class Among Youngsters in N.Y.'s Harlem" (p.1), "Immigration Legislation" (p.2).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, Vol. 26 (June 26, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-26)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, Vol. 26 (June 26, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-26)
Selected article titles: "8 Main Topics on Agenda for Detroit Parley" (p.1), "Senate Passage of Civil Rights Bill" (p.1), "Sen. Fong's Speech on Eve of Passage of Civil Rights Bill Hailed by Colleagues" (p.1, 3).
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 61, No. 5 (July 30, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-31)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 61, No. 5 (July 30, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-31)
Selected article titles: "President Johnson Lauds Work of Rep. Mink on Education Bill" (p.1), "First Nisei Combat Naval Pilot Decorated with Air Medal for North Vietnam Bombing" (p.1), "Happy Ending for Six Japanese-American War Orphans Enroute to Brazil Realized" (p.1), "Immigration Bill Reported" (p.2), "Most Negroes in Hawaii Conscious of their Racial Heritage, Not Passing as …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 60, No. 1 (January 1, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-1)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 60, No. 1 (January 1, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-1)
Selected article titles: "Pentagon Order Threatens 442nd Unit as Army Reserve" (p.1), "Complications Foil JACL Chapter Bid to Repeal Washington Alien Land Law; Chapters Now Reconsidering Campaign Effort" (p.1, 3), "ACLU Files Suit to Declare Prop. 14 Unconstitutional in Los Angeles Court" (p.1), "NC-WNDC Group Health Plan Sign-Ups Star" (p.4), "Puyallup Valley CL to Push Japanese …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 60, No. 8 (February 19, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-8)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 60, No. 8 (February 19, 1965) (ddr-pc-37-8)
Selected article titles: "No Racial Bias in Listing Real Property Asked" (p.1), "Nisei Growers Ask Contracts with 'Tanno' by Completed" (p.1), "History Project Commended by Sheriff for Bolstering Racial Pride and Family Ties" (p.1), "Federal Judges Decline to Rule on Virginia Anti-Miscegenation Case" (p.1-2), "Sen. Kuchel Criticizes Continuation of National Origins Limit on Immigration, Calls for …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 68, No. 14 (April 4, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-14)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 68, No. 14 (April 4, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-14)
Select article titles: "Title 2 ad hoc committee ups education campaign" (p.1); "Inouye proposes low cost housing to be in middle of new subdivisions" (p. 1); "Birth in WRA Camp, Death in Vietnam" (p. 2); "Public support for coroner mounts" (p. 5); "Ad hoc committee on uniform dues holds 3rd session"(p. 7); "Portland Jr. JACL president …
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 68, No. 18 (May 2, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-18)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 68, No. 18 (May 2, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-18)
Select article titles: "PSWDC hears two sides of now-generation problems" (p. 1); " Inouye Title II repeal bill, S 1872, co-sponsored by 21 senators" (p. 1); "Helicopter crew chief earns 23 oak leaf clusters" (p. 2); "375 students enroll at UC Berkeley Asian American studies; Ethnic Studies Dept. by fall quarter seen" (p.4); " 'Volunteers to …
Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 13 (March 28, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-13)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 13 (March 28, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-13)
Select article titles: "JACL backs tax hike for Richmond area schools" (p. 1); "Broadcasters Criticized For Bias In Hiring" (p. 1); "JACL explains its role in Title 2 court case" (p. 3); "Dedication of Nisei Hall at Presidio of Monterey gives wide recognition to Japanese Americans" (p. 5); "Test case against detention camps law set for …
Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 8 (February 21, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-8)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 8 (February 21, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-8)
Select article titles: "Jerry Enomoto: Understanding Students" (p. 1); "Immigration Centennial Dinner After Monument Dedication Set" (p. 1); "San Francisco JACL members volunteer as grade school tutors; more help requested" (p. 2); "'Peace at Home and Abroad: Prime 1969 Objective'" (p. 3) "Chicago JACL Credit Union striving for $500,000 mark for student loans" (p. 4).
Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 3 (January 17, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-3)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol 68, No. 3 (January 17, 1969) (ddr-pc-41-3)
Select article titles: "Immigtation law changes sought" (p. 1); "Reno JACL Seeks Heirs Of First Issei In U.S." (p. 1); "Why Dr. Hayakawa accepted college president's job" (p. 1); "'Melting pot' concept resisted by some ethnic groups in America if 'this means Anglo Saxon domination'" (p. 3); "Asian American Studies popular" (p. 4).
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