Letter from Tsuruno Meguro to Yoneko Takano, June, 1942

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ddr-csujad-42-50 (CSUJAD Local ID: tak_01_28_001, CSUJAD Project ID: csudh_tak_0050)

CSU Dominguez Hills Takano Family Papers

A letter from Tsuruno Meguro in the Pomona Assembly Center to her daughter, Yoneko Takano in the Santa Anita Assembly Center. In the letter, Tsuruno describes the lives and conditions in the camp, including the hot weather, classes and entertainment, church, allowance and wages, and other incarcerees who she met in the camp. She writes about her neighbor's daughter whose father was interned in the Santa Fe Internment Camp in New Mexico. She also expresses her anxiety about their future, such as where to be transferred eventually. English translation is found in item: csudh_tak_0051. Typescript is found in item: csudh_tak_0052. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_01_28_001


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