Law and legislation
Law and legislation
doc Many Japs Arrested. Number Smuggled In Landed Near Ballard Today. (February 27, 1900) (ddr-densho-56-2)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 27, 1900, p. 3
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 106, No. 7 (February 19, 1988) (ddr-pc-60-7)
Selected article titles: "LEC Board: Redress 'Looks Good'" (pp. 1, 8), "Budget Tops List of Concerns at Board Meeting" (pp. 1-2), "'Guest Workers' Aren't Welcome" (pp. 3, 6), and "Encouraging Signs for Redress" (pp. 5-6).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 52, No. 16 (April 21, 1961) (ddr-pc-33-16)
Selected article titles: "Walter Ready to Loosen Up Rigid Immigration Law: Unused Quotas for Use by American Relatives Reported in New Bill" (p. 1), "Civil Rights Gains in Oregon, but Stymied in California: Oregon Barber Shops, Beauty Salons Can't Discriminate Save for 'Just' Cause" (p. 1), "New U.S. Ambassador to Japan Discusses Background of ...
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 14 (October 1, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-39)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Farmers League Criticizes Simpson-Mazzoli Immigrant Bill" (pp. 1, 8), "Student Complains of U.S. Textbook Views of Japanese" (pp. 1, 8), and "Monument Planned for Amache Site" (p. 8).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 23 (December 5, 1986) (ddr-pc-58-48)
Selected article titles: "New Series a Unique Chance for JA Actors" (pp. 1-2), "Immigration Bill: Attorneys Try to Decode New Technicalities" (pp. 1-2), "By the Board: Budgetary Realities" (p. 4), and "Newspapers Comment on Redress Issue" (p. 10).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 110, No. 18 (May 11, 1990) (ddr-pc-62-18)
Select article titles: "Seattle Redress Workshop Draws Record Crowd"(p.1); "JACL Testifies on Employer Sanctions in Immigration Law"(p.1); "Bush Signs Bill Keeping Tabs on Hate Crimes Climb"(p.3); "Pacific American Ballet Theatre's 'Winter War' Ready for California Premiere"(p.5).
doc Final order, judgement, and decree as to certain named plaintiffs who have submitted affidavits in lieu of oral testimony (ddr-csujad-12-10)
According to these court proceedings the plaintiff by Charles Elmer Collett, Assistant United States Attorney, Attorneys for Defendants, Tsugitada Kanamori is to be hereinafter identified as a citizen of the United States of America. This document makes it clear that the purported renunciation of his citizenship is "null, void, and without legal effect upon that status ...
doc Letter from Wayne M. Collins, Attorney at Law, to Tsugitada Kanamori, May 19, 1958 (ddr-csujad-12-11)
This letter by Wayne M. Collins, Attorney at Law, discusses the "Final Order, Judgement and Decree," which was brought to litigation on behalf of Tsugitada Kanamori, who had renounced his United States citizenship. According to the judgement, which can be seen in item: csudh_tsu_0010, this renunciation is null and void and thus Kanamori will remain a ...
doc Letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin, July 30 1985 (ddr-csujad-24-70)
A letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin in which she writes about the historical immigration quotas for Japanese and Chinese immigrants. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_05_004
av An Oral History with J.S. Kishiyama and Y. Kishiyama (ddr-csujad-29-3)
Reflections of an elderly Orange County, California couple on their experiences in America. He recounts his years as an immigrant; she discusses her family background, makeup of Japanese-American community, and rural living. This oral history was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project, Oral History Program, California State University, Fullerton; interview conducted by Pat Morgan ...
av An Oral History with John Yukio Mori (ddr-csujad-29-2)
A Sansei and conscientious objector to the Vietnam war discusses alternate service as partner in Amerasia Bookstore, a nonprofit organization serving Los Angeles's Little Tokyo; activities in Young Buddhist Association; parent's reaction to his current life-style; and long term effect of World War II incarceration. This oral history was conducted for the Japanese Oral ...
av An Oral History with Craig Kei Ihara (ddr-csujad-29-1)
Oral history with Craig Kei Ihara, Sansei and California State University, Fullerton philosophy professor, born at the Rohwer incarceration camp, Arkansas discusses family history, focusing on religion, education, aspirations, and cultural heritage; and recent overnight stay at old Rohwer campsite. This oral history was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project for the Center for ...
doc Cannot Practice. The Supreme Court Bars Young Japanese Lawyer Who Applied for Admittance. (October 22, 1902) (ddr-densho-56-31)
The Seattle Daily Times, October 22, 1902, p. 2
doc Japs Displeased, But are Resigned (February 19, 1907) (ddr-densho-56-78)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 19, 1907, p. 4
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 58, No. 9 (August 30, 1963) (ddr-pc-35-35)
Selected article titles: "Sen. Fong Pledges New Immigration Law in Longest Speech of His Senate Career; Change Would Aid U.S. at Home, Abroad" (pp. 1-2), "JACLers March with 200,000 in Washington" (p. 1), and "Washington Newsletter: 'Special Treatment' Appeal" (p. 2).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 10 (September 3, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-35)
Selected article titles: "Revised WW2 History Becomes Japanese Foreign Policy Issue" (pp. 1, 8), "Lobbying Effort Sought to Keep 5th Preference in Immigrant Law" (pp. 1, 8), "After 40 Yrs., Fresno Bee Takes New Stand on WW2 Evacuation" (p. 2), and "From Happy Valley: In Praise of Issei Women" (p. 4).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 22 (November 26, 1982) (ddr-pc-54-47)
Selected article titles: "Japan Grows Weary of Being 'Scapegoat' for U.S. on Trade" (pp. 1, 4), "CWRIC Member Says Commission May Urge Individual Reparations" (pp. 1, 4), "Mazzoli Sees No Bias in Immigrant Reform Bill" (pp. 1, 5), and "National JACL's Response to L.A. Times' Story: On CWRIC Report: A Statement" (p. 6).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 104, No. 17 (May 1, 1987) (ddr-pc-59-17)
Selected article titles: "Redress Lawsuit Filed Too Late, U.S. Govt. Contends" (pp. 1-2), "Issue of Racial Motivation Debated in 2nd Chin Trial" (pp. 1, 8), "Asian Groups Urge Revisions in INS Rules" (p. 3) and "Asian Artists Say They Need Community Support to Break Barriers" (p. 9).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 121, No. 6 (September 15-October 5, 1995) (ddr-pc-67-18)
Selected article titles: "Mineta Resigns" (pp. 1, 6), "Proposed Cuts in Legal Immigration Opposed by Three APA Organizations" (pp. 1, 10), "JA Community Reacts to Mineta Resignation" (p. 9), and "Excerpts from Mineta's Sept. 11 Farewell Speech" (p. 11).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 121, No. 1 (July 7-20, 1995) (ddr-pc-67-13)
Selected article titles: "JACL Leaders Get Grim Message: Immigration on Rough Road in Congress" (pp. 1, 5), "4,000 Potentially Eligible Redress Recipients Sought" (p. 3), "Tule Lake Reunion Features Symposium on JA Legacy" (p. 4), and "Viewpoint: Racism Fueled A-Bomb in WWII" (p. 9).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 19 (May 10, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-19)
Select article titles: "Continuation of Japanese Farm Labor Held Likely by Hillings" (p. 1); "San Diegans urge elimination of Fuzz Young Story" (p. 1); "'Golden Reel' prize awarded to Nisei" (p. 1); "Against farm labor program but for higher Japan quota" (p. 1); "Seven months remain for 'illegally admitted' aliens in U.S. to change status ...
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 25 (June 21, 1957) (ddr-pc-29-25)
Select article titles: "1st Nisei Voted Mayor of City in Orange County" (p. 1); "Senate Leaders Urged by JACL To Place Civil Rights Bill Ok'd by House on Calendar, By-Passed Committee" (p. 1); "1st Oriental descent Canada member of parliament elected" (p. 1); "NARTB invited to join JACL campaign to help rid anti-Nisei movies on ...
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 122, No. 5 (March 1-14, 1996) (ddr-pc-68-5)
Selected article titles: "JACL Leaders Critical of California Civil Rights Initiative" (p. 1), "Asian Stereotyping: Out of Focus, Out of Time, Out of Line" (pp. 1, 10), "'More Perfect Union' Exhibit Reaches Cleveland Heights" (p. 3), and "APA Groups Join for Immigration Concerns" (p. 10).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 62, No. 1 (January 7, 1966) (ddr-pc-38-1)
Select article titles: "The Nisei Personality" (p. 1); "Seattle Nisei talk with Negroes" (p. 1); :Japanese viewpoint on U.S. - Japan relations expressed" (p. 2); "442nd Veteran Appointed New Selective Service Director" (p. 4); "Discussion of new immigration law centers on individual labor certificate" (p. 5).