Karl Akiya shows a camp poster from Topaz incarceration camp calling for discussion of free speech

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Historical Society of Long Beach Newspaper Photograph Collection

Caption below image reads, "CONCERNED JAPANESE UNITE--Karl Akiya, a former Japanese American inmate of the Topaz, Utah internment camp, shows a camp poster calling for public discussions of free speech during a day of remembrance program at the Japanese Christian Church Saturday in New York. Approximately 300 former inmates of the camp attended the gathering which was sponsored by Concerned Japanese Americans." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: hslb_npc_0037



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