Letter from Tsuruno Meguro to Fumio Fred and Yoneko Takano, August 17-20, 1942

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ddr-csujad-42-71 (CSUJAD Local ID: tak_01_35_001, CSUJAD Project ID: csudh_tak_0071)

CSU Dominguez Hills Takano Family Papers

A letter from Tsuruno Meguro to her son-in-law and daughter, Fumio Fred and Yoneko Takano in the Santa Anita Assembly Center. She writes during the train trip to the Heart Mountain incarceration camp and also in the camp after the arrival. The train passes through Arizona, New Mexico, and Colorado. She describes the train trip, including the scenery viewed from the train, people in the train, and meals served during the trip. She states that the trip took three nights and four days and also describes her unit in the barracks assigned and facilities in the incarceration camp. English translation is found in item: csudh_tak_0072. Typescript is found in item: csudh_tak_0073. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: tak_01_35_001


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