Letter from Ai Chih Tsai to President Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Ai Chih and Ryo (Morikawa) Tsai Family Collection

Request for executive action to change status to "friendly alien" based on prior work for U.S. government in order to avoid deportation, to avoid consequences for wife and baby, and to allow Tsai to be considered for employment in the American Consulate in Formosa and Chinese Embassy [typed draft]

September 1, 1945




Courtesy of the Ai Chih and Ryo (Morikawa) Tsai Family Collection, Densho