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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.
Postcard to a Nisei man from his mother (ddr-densho-153-158)
doc Postcard to a Nisei man from his mother (ddr-densho-153-158)
Excerpt: "How are you? We recieved your letter which enclosed nice picture." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-76)
doc Letter to a nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-76)
Excerpt: "I went to the show last night and the night before." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his mother (ddr-densho-153-50)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his mother (ddr-densho-153-50)
Excerpt: "I received your post card which you wrote on Good Friday." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Postcard to two Nisei brothers from their sister (ddr-densho-153-187)
doc Postcard to two Nisei brothers from their sister (ddr-densho-153-187)
Excerpt: "Nothing to do but loaf, but just the same I'm writing." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his brother (ddr-densho-153-35)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his brother (ddr-densho-153-35)
Excerpt: "I believe the last time I wrote you was last friday." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-84)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-84)
Excerpt: "Thank you for the letters that are coming in so frequently." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Child born in a concentration camp (ddr-densho-61-6)
img Child born in a concentration camp (ddr-densho-61-6)
Fumiko Hayashida's son Satoru Leonard Hayashida at 100 days old. He was born August 15, 1942 in Manzanar concentration camp, California.
Mary Kageyama Nomura Interview (ddr-densho-1000-255)
vh Mary Kageyama Nomura Interview (ddr-densho-1000-255)
Nisei female. Born September 29, 1925, in Los Angeles, California. Lost both parents at an early age, and was raised by older siblings as part of a large family. During World War II, removed to the Manzanar concentration camp, California. Trained in music from childhood, became known as the "Songbird of Manzanar," performing in camp. After …
Library (ddr-densho-151-434)
img Library (ddr-densho-151-434)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. One of the barrack buildings houses the library for evacuees at this War Relocation Authority center. The librarian is a college graduate of Japanese ancestry who employs modern methods in library procedure.
Japanese American reading in library (ddr-densho-151-436)
img Japanese American reading in library (ddr-densho-151-436)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. A corner in the library at this War Relocation Authority center for evacuees of Japanese ancestry. This section contains books in the Japanese lanuage, most of which are translations of English classics.
Japanese Americans playing baseball (ddr-densho-151-394)
img Japanese Americans playing baseball (ddr-densho-151-394)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Baseball players in a huddle. This game is very popular with 80 teams having been formed to date. Most of the playing is done in the wide firebreak between blocks of barracks.
Pregnant Japanese American visiting doctor (ddr-densho-151-418)
img Pregnant Japanese American visiting doctor (ddr-densho-151-418)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Young expectant mother (center) receives check-up from her doctor (left) in the medical clinic, now housed in a temporary building, at this War Relocation Authority Center for evacuees of Japanese ancestry.
Camp construction (ddr-densho-37-409)
img Camp construction (ddr-densho-37-409)
Original WRA caption: Manzanar, California. Construction of barrack apartments for evacuees of Japanese ancestry has commenced at this War Relocation Authority Center.
Postcard to two Nisei brothers from their mother (ddr-densho-153-177)
doc Postcard to two Nisei brothers from their mother (ddr-densho-153-177)
Excerpt: "I received Joe's long letter and was very much interested with it." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Postcard to two Nisei brothers from their sister (ddr-densho-153-201)
doc Postcard to two Nisei brothers from their sister (ddr-densho-153-201)
Excerpt: "I just stopped studying my history to drop you a few lines." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his father (ddr-densho-153-52)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his father (ddr-densho-153-52)
Excerpt: "Joe I am sorry you got flu again. How you feeling now?" Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-116)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-116)
Excerpt: "Got you letter today and the material which Towru sent came yesterday." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to two Nisei brothers from their sister (ddr-densho-153-102)
doc Letter to two Nisei brothers from their sister (ddr-densho-153-102)
Excerpt: "Sorry I haven't been writing to you but I really was busy." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-70)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his sister (ddr-densho-153-70)
Excerpt: "Yesterday we got the fast ball pictures and hope you liked them." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Letter to a Nisei man from his mother (ddr-densho-153-213)
doc Letter to a Nisei man from his mother (ddr-densho-153-213)
Excerpt: "I jast came home from English school, and found your Easter Card." Sent from Manzanar concentration camp, California, to Chicago, Illinois.
Pacific Citizen, Vol. 114, No. 10 (March 13, 1992) (ddr-pc-64-10)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 114, No. 10 (March 13, 1992) (ddr-pc-64-10)
Select article titles: "Racism hits California campus" (p. 1); "Manzanar bill signed" (p. 1). "Nominations ought for Matsunaga peace medal" (p. 3).
Military police guarding camp boundary (ddr-densho-37-472)
img Military police guarding camp boundary (ddr-densho-37-472)
Original WRA caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Evacuees are shown returning to the center for lunch after clearing the land of brush and weeds around the boundary of this War Relocation Authority center. Army Military Police guard these boundaries.
Japanese Americans in makeshift classroom (ddr-densho-151-368)
img Japanese Americans in makeshift classroom (ddr-densho-151-368)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. An elementary school with voluntary attendance has been established with volunteer teachers, most of whom are college graduates. These young evacuees are eager to learn and do not mind the lack of equipment.
Young Japanese Americans sitting in shade (ddr-densho-151-405)
img Young Japanese Americans sitting in shade (ddr-densho-151-405)
Original caption: Manzanar Relocation Center, Manzanar, California. Young evacuee girls gather in the shade of their barrack apartment and practice the songs they learned in school prior to evacuation to this War Relocation Authority center for evacuees of Japanese ancestry.
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