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May Y. Namba Interview Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-171-20)
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Leaving camp temporarily for Spokane, Washington; encountering discrimination on the way back to camp
May Y. Namba Interview Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-171-12)
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Resigning from position at the Seattle School District under pressure from parent movement
Peggie Nishimura Bain Interview Segment 48 (ddr-densho-1000-170-48)
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Facing discrimination and unpleasant conditions while trying to find housing
Tad Sato Segment 10 (ddr-densho-1000-82-10)
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Feeling disillusioned about college since Nisei with college degrees weren't getting hired

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Tad Sato Segment 25 (ddr-densho-1000-82-25)
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Impact of equal employment laws; still no women or minorities at the top

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George Yamada Segment 12 (ddr-densho-1000-187-12)
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Encounters with racism: discrimination at railroad company

This interview was conducted as part of a project to capture stories of the Japanese American community of Spokane, Washington. Densho worked in collaboration with the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.

Tad Sato Segment 7 (ddr-densho-1000-82-7)
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Awareness of places were Japanese Americans were not allowed

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Tad Sato Segment 24 (ddr-densho-1000-82-24)
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Gradually moving up in the railroad company despite discrimination

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Sharon Seeder Interview Segment 8 (ddr-chi-1-5-8)
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Experiencing subtle forms of discrimination while growing up
Frank Emi Interview I Segment 2 (ddr-densho-122-5-2)
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Dealing with non-Japanese Americans at prewar family business; encountering discrimination

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically not life histories, instead primarily …

Homer Yasui Interview I Segment 20 (ddr-one-7-26-20)
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A history of anti-Japanese sentiment in Hood River

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of the Interior.

George Yamada Segment 20 (ddr-densho-1000-187-20)
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Memories of basic training: experiences with issues of race and discrimination

This interview was conducted as part of a project to capture stories of the Japanese American community of Spokane, Washington. Densho worked in collaboration with the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.

Tad Sato Segment 23 (ddr-densho-1000-82-23)
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Returning to the railroad after the war

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Gordon Hirabayashi Interview I Segment 9 (ddr-densho-1000-17-9)
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Prewar racial discrimination, realizing the Constitution "doesn't exist for us"
Keith One Interview Segment 3 (ddr-chi-1-10-3)
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Parents' difficulties finding housing after the war
Keith One Interview Segment 5 (ddr-chi-1-10-5)
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Being made fun of for ethnicity, realizing Japanese American identity
Diana Morita Cole Interview Segment 6 (ddr-densho-1000-483-6)
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The discrimination faced by Japanese Americans in Hood River, Oregon
Dave Kawamoto Interview Segment 1 (ddr-densho-122-9-1)
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Barred from joining the Air Corps: "We're not taking Japs"; thoughts on the JACL prewar

This interview was conducted by filmmaker Frank Abe for his 2000 documentary, Conscience and the Constitution, about the World War II resisters of conscience at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp. As a result, the interviews in this collection are typically …

Mika Hiuga Interview Segment 22 (ddr-one-7-37-22)
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Encountering discrimination after returning home after the war

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Lilly Kobayashi Irinaga Interview Segment 17 (ddr-one-7-47-17)
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Returning to Portland and being refused service at a restaurant

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