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Firefighting

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Firefighting (19)

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Evacuation and resettlement study, structural report, section II: the first six months at Tule Lake: social changes and a chronology of events (ddr-csujad-26-4)
doc Evacuation and resettlement study, structural report, section II: the first six months at Tule Lake: social changes and a chronology of events (ddr-csujad-26-4)
Report chronicling the first six months Tule Lake camp including the establishment of community activities, employment, schools, and barracks infrastructure. Describes challenges of adjusting to life in camp often using direct quotations from incarcerees to express struggles amid social and cultural groups as well as conflicts and strikes. Several events are also described including a description ...
Toshio Oku photo album (ddr-csujad-3-22)
img Toshio Oku photo album (ddr-csujad-3-22)
Photo album is a collection of landscape and panoramic photos of Tule Lake incarceration camp, holiday greeting cards, photos of a fire, graduation portrait of Toshio Oku, group photo of the Electrical Department, and inside the print shop of the Newell Star. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tos_01_001_023
Fire at Tule Lake (ddr-csujad-3-13)
img Fire at Tule Lake (ddr-csujad-3-13)
Photograph of fire engulfed buildings in background while firefighters organize and wrangle fire hoses in the foreground. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tos_01_001_014
Tule Lake fire (ddr-csujad-3-11)
img Tule Lake fire (ddr-csujad-3-11)
Photograph of firefighters and fire hoses in the foreground with flaming buildings flaming and smoking in the background. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tos_01_001_012
Fire department of Tule Lake (ddr-csujad-26-14)
doc Fire department of Tule Lake (ddr-csujad-26-14)
Description of the establishment, structure and operations of the fire department at Tule Lake. The report includes accounts of fires, what firemen do while waiting for fires, schedules, issues with wardens and administration, and ethnographic observations of "social status" in the camps. Report compiled as a portion of the Japanese American Evacuation and Resettlement Study (JERS). ...
Camp firemen (ddr-densho-159-58)
img Camp firemen (ddr-densho-159-58)
Back (L to R): Edna Hagihara, Mary Shoji, Marion Yoshimura, Alice Okamoto; Front: Alice Adachi, Lucy Kishi.
Camp fire department (ddr-densho-188-13)
img Camp fire department (ddr-densho-188-13)
(L to R): Hank Kono, Hank Yamashiro, Jackson Hirose, Sam Kinoshita, Tad Horita, Morgan Yamanaka, Tom Maruyama, Chief Owens. (Information on the back of the photo.)
The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 18 (May 4, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-67)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 18 (May 4, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-67)
Selected article titles: "Baseball Season Opens Tomorrow: Director to Throw First Ball" (p. 1), "War Dept.: 442nd Makes Big Gains in Italy" (pp. 1-2), "Center Firemen Help Quell Tule Lake Fire" (p. 1), and "'May Day' Set for This Sunday" (p. 4).
The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 31 (August 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-79)
doc The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 31 (August 3, 1945) (ddr-densho-284-79)
Selected article titles: "Japan Now Represented in U.S. by Swiss Govt." (pp. 1, 3), "Army Alone Determines Who Can Return--Pratt" (pp. 1-2), "Demonstration Given by Center Fire Dept." (p. 2), and "Safety Council Gives Warning" (p. 4).
Firefighter demonstration in Tokyo with new equipment (ddr-densho-299-168)
img Firefighter demonstration in Tokyo with new equipment (ddr-densho-299-168)
Caption: "Thrilled with gifts of modern firefighting equipment, firefighters give a demonstration to / the populace of downtown Tokyo."
Japanese firefighter (ddr-densho-299-166)
img Japanese firefighter (ddr-densho-299-166)
Caption: "Common firefighting garb during the war."
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