Publications

From 1942-1945, camp inmates published newspapers documenting events inside and outside the camps. Although published under the direction of the camp administration, these newspapers were important for building and maintaining a sense of community among the Japanese Americans.

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Publications (332)

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Heart Mountain sentinel (October 2, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1014)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (October 2, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1014)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features the adventures of Zootsuo, a young boy at an incarceration camp. Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1016
Bullador, senior edition, Class of 1945 (1945) (ddr-csujad-55-1839)
doc Bullador, senior edition, Class of 1945 (1945) (ddr-csujad-55-1839)
Newsletter, 'El Bullador," published by Poston II high school at Poston incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1842
General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 22 (October 6, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-655)
doc General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 22 (October 6, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-655)
General information bulletin, series 22, published at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp, Wyoming on October 6, 1942. Bulletin including news, events, and topics related to Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Includes: High School Opens for 1251 colonists; 2-day faculty conference starts Thursday; New regulation on leave permits; Ghostly intruder terrorizes colonists; Catholic service Wednesday; Appendectomy performed; First …
Sentinel supplement, series 222 (August 10, 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1627)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 222 (August 10, 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1627)
News bulletin published at Heart Mountain incarceration camp covering administrative announcements, events, vital statistics, and other necessary information concerning daily life in the camp. Current issue includes information on seasonal farm work and railroad jobs, funerals, lost and found, memorial service, scholarship fund, and general information. Includes text in Japanese. See this object in the California …
General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 12 (September 17, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-646)
doc General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 12 (September 17, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-646)
General information bulletin, series 12, published at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp, Wyoming on September 17, 1942. Bulletin including news, events, and topics related to Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Includes: Clothing issue situation clarified; Judges, alternates approved; 35 beet workers leave for Montana; Center population now 10,867; Colonists install celotex walls; Mail order house unit to …
Bullador, vol. 2, no. 4 (March 13 , 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1717)
doc Bullador, vol. 2, no. 4 (March 13 , 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1717)
Newsletter, "El Bullador," published by Poston II high school at Poston incarceration camp. Includes articles on rules and procedures, school play, teacher resignation, teacher shortage, sports, and opinion. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1719
Heart Mountain sentinel (October 23, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1016)
img Heart Mountain sentinel (October 23, 1943): Zootsuo (ddr-csujad-55-1016)
Comic strip created by Bennie Nobori, published in "Heart Mountain Sentinel" at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Satirical cartoon features the adventures of Zootsuo, a young boy at an incarceration camp. Includes verso in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1018
Sentinel supplement, series 37 (February 26, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1032)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 37 (February 26, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1032)
News bulletin for incarcerees covering announcements, events, programs, policies, recreational activities, and jobs at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Current issue includes information about registration, clothing allowances, shoe rations, job offers, and applications for railroad compensation. Includes section in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1034
General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 13 (September 19, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-647)
doc General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 13 (September 19, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-647)
General information bulletin, series 13, published at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp, Wyoming on September 19, 1942. Bulletin including news, events, and topics related to Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Includes: Army provides food on ration basis; Installation of stoves to be completed soon; Break in water line repaired; Ask surrender of expired work leave permits; Nisei …
Sentinel supplement, series 57 (April 15, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1046)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 57 (April 15, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1046)
News bulletin for incarcerees covering announcements, events, programs, policies, recreational activities, and jobs at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Current issue includes information on recruitment of incarcerated Nisei into armed forces, a ban on kite flying, employment, and Judo school. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1048
Buddhist digest: Heart Mountain Buddhist Church weekly journal, vol. 1, no. 5 (July 24 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1080)
doc Buddhist digest: Heart Mountain Buddhist Church weekly journal, vol. 1, no. 5 (July 24 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1080)
Weekly bulletin from the Heart Mountain Buddhist Church. Covers the Buddhist library books available, spiritual reflection by Rev. Cubase, and other church announcements. Includes Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1082
Sentinel supplement, series 207 (June 20, 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1620)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 207 (June 20, 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1620)
News bulletin published at Heart Mountain incarceration camp covering administrative announcements, events, vital statistics, and other necessary information concerning daily life in the camp. Current issue includes information on the draft trial, movie schedule, events, sports, employment, and general information. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1622
Sentinel supplement, series 206 (June 15, 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1619)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 206 (June 15, 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1619)
News bulletin published at Heart Mountain incarceration camp covering administrative announcements, events, vital statistics, and other necessary information concerning daily life in the camp. Current issue includes information on insurance benefits, children's safety, a draft resistance trial, census, and general information. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1621
Sentinel supplement, series 8 (November 18, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-1020)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 8 (November 18, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-1020)
News bulletin for incarcerees covering announcements, events, programs, policies, recreational activities, and jobs at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Current issue includes information on paychecks, clothing allowances, and "Issei-Nisei cooperation." Includes section in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1022
Sentinel supplement, series 38 (March 1, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1033)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 38 (March 1, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1033)
News bulletin for incarcerees covering announcements, events, programs, policies, recreational activities, and jobs at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Current issue includes information on registration ("loyalty questionnaire"), temporary Community Council, tax returns, and shoe rations. Includes section in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1035
Mimeograph job order (ddr-csujad-55-913)
doc Mimeograph job order (ddr-csujad-55-913)
Order form for mimeographed newspapers for Heart Mountain Community Christian Church at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_0915
Sentinel supplement, series 173 (February 22, 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1601)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 173 (February 22, 1944) (ddr-csujad-55-1601)
News bulletin published at Heart Mountain incarceration camp covering administrative announcements, events, vital statistics, and other necessary information concerning daily life in the camp. Current issue includes information on employment, Red Cross messages, and general information. Includes text in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1603
Sentinel supplement, series 42 (March 9, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1037)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 42 (March 9, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1037)
News bulletin for incarcerees covering announcements, events, programs, policies, recreational activities, and jobs at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Current issue includes information a response from Block Chairmen and Block Managers regarding registration ("loyalty questionnaire") and change in schedule for a social event. Includes section in Japanese. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American …
General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 5 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-641)
doc General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 5 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-641)
General Information Bulletin, Series 5, published at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp, Wyoming, on September 5, 1942. Bulletin including news, events, and topics related to Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Includes: Special Labor Day program set; Community enterprises on cooperative basis; Meeting notices; Internal security information; Church notices; General information; and Tap water now fit to drink. …
Sentinel supplement, series 59 (April 22, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1048)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 59 (April 22, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1048)
News bulletin for incarcerees covering announcements, events, programs, policies, recreational activities, and jobs at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Current issue includes information on "cleanup week," holy communion schedule, dry goods sale, a Rho conference, and softball. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1050
General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 27 (October 17, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-659)
doc General information bulletin (Cody, Wyo.), series 27 (October 17, 1942) (ddr-csujad-55-659)
General information bulletin, series 27, published at the Heart Mountain incarceration camp, Wyoming on October 17, 1942. Bulletin including news, events, and topics related to Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Includes: City planning boar formed; Church services in permanent locale; Religious activities; Week-day activities; Civilians, soldiers visitors here; Issue mackinaw jackets to workers; Payment of sales tax …
Sentinel supplement, series 80 (June 3, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1061)
doc Sentinel supplement, series 80 (June 3, 1943) (ddr-csujad-55-1061)
News bulletin for incarcerees covering announcements, events, programs, policies, recreational activities, and jobs at Heart Mountain incarceration camp. Current issue includes information on employment opportunities, civil service positions, a university scholarship, memorial services, and volunteer firefighter training. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_1063
Amache Pamphlet (ddr-densho-356-812)
doc Amache Pamphlet (ddr-densho-356-812)
Pamphlet about the Granada Relocation Center made by the detainees. Details how the camp is administered and the layout.
Letter to Yuri Domoto from Yoshito Shibata (ddr-densho-356-252)
doc Letter to Yuri Domoto from Yoshito Shibata (ddr-densho-356-252)
Letter to Yuriko Domoto from Yoshito Shibata in which he describes his reaction to letter she sent (appears to be the final version of the drafted letter in ddr-densho-356-250), congratulations to Kan and Sally's new baby, hope that this will be the last war ever, description of seeing koalas not kangaroos, discussion of the corresponding in …
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