Roger Daniels Interview II Segment 6

Family background (ddr-densho-1000-415-1) - 0:11:57
Close relationship with grandmother (ddr-densho-1000-415-2) - 0:11:28
Examining family's immigration story (ddr-densho-1000-415-3) - 0:10:25
Dropping out of high school (ddr-densho-1000-415-4) - 0:11:05
Getting involved with labor organizing while still a teenager (ddr-densho-1000-415-5) - 0:11:36
Moving to Arizona and Florida with family (ddr-densho-1000-415-6) - 0:09:30
Hearing about the death of President Roosevelt (ddr-densho-1000-415-7) - 0:04:16
Drafted into the army (ddr-densho-1000-415-8) - 0:09:03
Moving up through the ranks of the army (ddr-densho-1000-415-9) - 0:12:00
Fans of basketball while teaching at UCLA (ddr-densho-1000-415-10) - 0:09:30
Publication of first book with Harry Kitano (ddr-densho-1000-415-11) - 0:11:04
Organizing a delegation of UCLA historians to march in Atlanta during the Civil Rights Movement (ddr-densho-1000-415-12) - 0:11:18
Arranging for a student group to protest in Atlanta (ddr-densho-1000-415-13) - 0:10:08
Returning to UCLA to questions about participation in the Civil Rights Movement (ddr-densho-1000-415-14) - 0:10:33
Taking a teaching job in Wyoming (ddr-densho-1000-415-15) - 0:01:54
Being asked to lecture at the University of Hawaii (ddr-densho-1000-415-16) - 0:10:11
Reactions to book Concentration Camps USA (ddr-densho-1000-415-17) - 0:04:54
Influence of the Heart Mountain resisters story on work (ddr-densho-1000-415-18) - 0:08:47
Use of the term "concentration camp" in conjunction with Japanese American history (ddr-densho-1000-415-19) - 0:12:55
Positive reactions to work (ddr-densho-1000-415-20) - 0:05:38
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Moving to Arizona and Florida with family

0:09:30 — Segment 6 of 20

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Roger Daniels

Roger Daniels Interview II

3:09:54 — 20 segments


Seattle, Washington

Caucasian male. Born December 1, 1927, in New York City, New York. Charles Phelps Taft Professor Emeritus of History, University of Cincinnati. Served as a consultant to the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians from 1981 to 1983. Has researched and written numerous books about the Japanese American experience, including Prisoners Without Trial: Japanese Americans in World War II and American Concentration Camps: A Documentary History of the Relocation and Incarceration of Japanese Americans, 1941-1945.

Tom Ikeda, interviewer; Dana Hoshide, videographer


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