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Letter to Anne Margrave from Mabel R. Gillis (ddr-densho-342-23)
doc Letter to Anne Margrave from Mabel R. Gillis (ddr-densho-342-23)
Letter from Mabel R. Gillis, State Librarian, California State Library, to Anne Margrave, Librarian of the Inyo County Free Library of Independence, California, regarding planning a library for Manzanar.
Letter to Mabel R. Gillis from Anne Margrave (ddr-densho-342-19)
doc Letter to Mabel R. Gillis from Anne Margrave (ddr-densho-342-19)
Letter from Anne Margrave, Librarian of the Inyo County Free Library of Independence, California, to Mabel R. Gillis, State Librarian, California State Library, regarding planning a library for Manzanar.
Letter to Anne Margrave from Mabel R. Gillis (ddr-densho-342-16)
doc Letter to Anne Margrave from Mabel R. Gillis (ddr-densho-342-16)
Letter from Mabel R. Gillis, State Librarian, California State Library, to Anne Margrave, Librarian of the Inyo County Free Library of Independence, California, regarding planning a library for Manzanar.
Letter to Anne Margrave from Mabel R. Gillis (ddr-densho-342-27)
doc Letter to Anne Margrave from Mabel R. Gillis (ddr-densho-342-27)
Letter from Mabel R. Gillis, State Librarian, California State Library, to Anne Margrave, Librarian of the Inyo County Free Library of Independence, California, regarding planning a library for Manzanar.
Letter to Anne Margrave from Mabel R. Gillis (ddr-densho-342-21)
doc Letter to Anne Margrave from Mabel R. Gillis (ddr-densho-342-21)
Letter from Mabel R. Gillis, State Librarian, California State Library, to Anne Margrave, Librarian of the Inyo County Free Library of Independence, California, regarding planning a library for Manzanar.
Japanese Americans working in lath house (ddr-densho-151-386)
img Japanese Americans working in lath house (ddr-densho-151-386)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. A view of section of the lath house at this War Relocation Authority center where seedling guayule plants are propagated by experienced nurserymen evacuees in the guayule rubber experiment work.
Miyoko Sakai Nagai Interview (ddr-manz-1-120)
vh Miyoko Sakai Nagai Interview (ddr-manz-1-120)
Nisei female. Born October 4, 1925, in San Diego, California. Grew up in Los Feliz, California, where family ran a successful flower shop. During World War II, removed to the Manzanar concentration camp, California. After leaving camp, eventually returned to California.
Japanese American in field (ddr-densho-151-375)
img Japanese American in field (ddr-densho-151-375)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Ogura Shuichi, born in Pasadena. He attended Pasadena Junior College and was a visiting student at the California Institute of Technology. He is now working as a plant statistician for the guayule rubber experiment project at this War Relocation Authority center for evacuees of Japanese ancestry.
Gravestone (ddr-densho-151-440)
img Gravestone (ddr-densho-151-440)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. The first grave at the Manzanar Center's cemetery. It is that of Matsunosuke Murakami, 62, who died of heart disease on May 16. He had been ill ever since he arrived here with the first contingent and had been confined to the hospital since March 23.
Japanese Americans playing baseball (ddr-densho-151-393)
img Japanese Americans playing baseball (ddr-densho-151-393)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Baseball is the most popular recreation at this War Relocation Authority center with 80 teams having been formed throughout the Center. Most of the playing is done between the barrack blocks.
Japanese American in hospital ward (ddr-densho-151-421)
img Japanese American in hospital ward (ddr-densho-151-421)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Women's ward in the temporary barracks hospital at this War Relocation Authority Center for evacuees of Japanese ancestry. The new hospital with accommodations for 250 beds is almost ready for occupancy.
Women's hospital ward (ddr-densho-151-419)
img Women's hospital ward (ddr-densho-151-419)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Women's ward in the temporary barracks hospital at this War Relocation Authority Center for evacuees of Japanese ancestry. The new hospital with accommodations for 250 beds is almost ready for occupancy.
Camp street construction (ddr-densho-37-410)
img Camp street construction (ddr-densho-37-410)
Original WRA caption: Manzanar, California. A street is being constructed at this War Relocation Authority center for evacuees of Japanese ancestry.
Postcard to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-166)
doc Postcard to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-166)
Excerpt: "This morning we got this postcard telling about the radio broadcast." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-51)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-51)
Excerpt: "Heres hoping to find you getting well from the intestinal flu." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Postcard to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-155)
doc Postcard to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-155)
Excerpt: "Thank you for the last letters we have received from you." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to two Nisei brothers from their sister (ddr-densho-153-117)
doc Letter to two Nisei brothers from their sister (ddr-densho-153-117)
Excerpt: "Yes, yes, yes, a picture of a professor with glasses came." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-49)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-49)
Excerpt: "How are you? Just dropping a couple lines before I study. " Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-88)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-88)
Excerpt: "Here I am, I just ate supper, & heres what we had." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Postcard to a Nisei man from his mother and sister (ddr-densho-153-159)
doc Postcard to a Nisei man from his mother and sister (ddr-densho-153-159)
Excerpt: "This time I am anxious to waite to hear from you." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-78)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-78)
Excerpt: "A beautiful post card and a letter came this swell morning." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Postcard to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-190)
doc Postcard to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-190)
Excerpt: "Just dropping a line to tell you about your birthday present." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his brother (ddr-densho-153-32)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his brother (ddr-densho-153-32)
Excerpt: "Well, here it is friday, my usual day writing to you." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his mother (ddr-densho-153-219)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his mother (ddr-densho-153-219)
Excerpt: "I received your letter which you wrote on May 2nd day." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-136)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-136)
Excerpt: "Well, you don't blame me for worrying do you?" Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, possibly to Camp Robinson, Arkansas.
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