doc "First Postwar Pacific Northwest JACL Convention 1951" (ddr-densho-201-464)
Program for the 1951 Pacific Northwest Japanese American Citizens League Convention. Title on cover: "First Postwar Pacific Northwest JACL Convention 1951; 'The JACL Comes of Age'; 21st Anniversary; September 1, 2, 3 - Bush Hotel - Seattle, Washington." Includes photographs, advertisements, schedules, a letter from William Devin, Mayor of Seattle, a letter from Harry Takagi, Pacific …
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 1 No. 36 (May 16, 1947) (ddr-densho-229-23)
"Pacific Northwest Courts Trade with Japan" (p. 1), "45 Nisei Join Foundry Walkout Here" (p. 1)
doc Seattle Chapter, JACL Reporter, Vol. X, No. 11, November 1973 (ddr-sjacl-1-160)
Bulletin covering the following topics: nomination of officers; Installation banquet; Pacific Northwest Issei Pioneer story book.
doc Seattle Chapter, JACL Reporter, Vol. X, No. 12, December 1973 (ddr-sjacl-1-161)
Bulletin covering the following topics: Christmas social; Japanese Cultural and Coomunity Center; Pacific Northwest Issei Pioneer story book; Chapter news.
img Gordon Hirabayashi and conference panelist (ddr-densho-26-21)
"The Nikkei Experience in the Pacific Northwest" conference at the University of Washington. L to R: Gordon Hirabayashi and Peter Irons.
img Gordon Hirabayashi with family members (ddr-densho-26-22)
"The Nikkei Experience in the Pacific Northwest" conference at the University of Washington. (L to R): Richard Hirabayshi, Gordon Hirabayashi, unidentified, unidentified.
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 2 No. 65 (August 4, 1948) (ddr-densho-229-132)
"Seattle, Ontario and Portland Girls Have Eyes on "Miss Pacific Northwest Bussei' Contest Honors; Buddhist Ticket Sales to Decide Beauty Winner" (pg. 1)
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 86 No. 2001 (July 14, 1978) (ddr-pc-50-28)
Selected article titles: "Nat'l JACL Budget Tops $740,000" (1); "Pacific Northwest DC Favors Individual Redress Pay Plan" (7); "Japanese Spies in Silicone Valley" (8)
doc Power of attorney (ddr-densho-308-7)
International Oyster Co., Ltd grants Kanamatsu Kanazawa power of attorney in connection to its dealings with Padilla Oyster Beds and Padilla Point Oyster Company. Kanazawa helped to start the oyster business in the Pacific Northwest when he learned that the cooler waters accelerated the growth of oysters. Oysters grown in the Pacific Northwest could reach commercial …
doc Pacific Citizen, Whole No. 2154, Vol. 93, No. 10 (September 4, 1981) (ddr-pc-53-35)
Selected article titles: "Asian Pacific advocacy group set to open office" (p. 1), "Mineta expresses caution on redress" (p. 1), "L.A. Times writer discusses racial slurs in the media" (p. 1), "After 40 years, misconception over Evacuation still lingers" (p. 2), "Pacific Northwest symposium a step forward for Hibakusha" (p. 3).
doc What to Do With Japs Agitates Entire N.W. (February 21, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-642)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 21, 1942, p. 3
doc Jap Ousters Menace Food Supply -- Millikin (February 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-56-648)
The Seattle Daily Times, February 24, 1942, p. 22
doc Testimony of Warren A. Witte (ddr-densho-67-151)
Written testimony of Warren A. Witte, Executive Secretary of the Pacific Northwest Region of the American Friends Service Committee. This testimony was presented at the CWRIC hearing in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday, September 9, 1981, in the section titled "Public Climate and Racism."
img Eddie and Jeanette Otsuka photograph album (ddr-densho-359-758)
Eddie and Jeanette Otsuka's photograph album covering the years 1932 to 1944. The twelve years of photographs show the Kawamoto farm, visits to Japan, road trips in the Pacific Northwest, and the experience of family and friends' experiences during World War II.
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 2 No. 33 (April 14, 1948) (ddr-densho-229-101)
"Pacific Northwest Trade Helps Orient Recovery, NWA Aide Says" (p. 1), "House Will Hear Legislations on Naturalization April 19" (p. 1), "Orders Halt on Hearing Against CIO" (p. 1), "JACL to File Brief with Top Court to Back Takahashi in Fish Case" (p. 2).
doc The Northwest Times Vol. 3 No. 11 (February 5, 1949) (ddr-densho-229-178)
"Bodies of 33 More Nisei Soldiers Come Home to U.S.; Group Includes Those of Pacific Northwest Men" (p. 1), "California State Legislature Gets Numerous Anti-Bias Measures" (p. 1), "Mint Becoming Major Washington Crop" (p. 2), "Admitting of Soldier Brides to U.S. Without Respect to Race Sought" (p. 4).
doc The Pacific Citizen, Vol. 25 No. 7 (August 23, 1947) (ddr-pc-19-34)
Selected article titles: "Government Report Declares Public Acceptance of Nisei Group Better Than Before War" (p. 1), "JACL Staff Recommends Membership for Issei Group" (p. 1), "Estimate 550 Japanese Girls Wed to Gis Before Deadline" (p. 2), "Two-Thirds of Evacuee Group Return to Pacific Northwest" (p. 3).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 89, No. 2062 (September 28, 1979) (ddr-pc-51-38)
Selected article titles: "House Leaders to Introduce Redress Bill" (p. 1), "Anger Seen as Successful Style for Viet Refugees into U.S. Life" (p. 1),"From the Frying Pan: Some 'Big Nisei' in the Healing Arts" (p. 5), and "From the Pacific Northwest: To Look Ahead--Look Back" (p. 6).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 110, No. 10 (March 16, 1990) (ddr-pc-62-10)
Select article titles: "Yoshitomi Appointed JACL Pacific Northwest Director"(p.1);"Congressional Hearings Underscore Justice Dept.'s Commitment to Redress"(p.1)"6 JACL Chapters in Sacramento Valley in Rally for a Day of Remembrance"(p.2); "Five Asian Teenagers Attacked by Gang of White Youths in N.Y."(p.3).
doc Pacific Citizen, Vol. 59, Vol. 14 (October 2, 1964) (ddr-pc-36-40)
Selected article titles: "Matsunaga Charges Racial Bigotry in Anonymous Letter Attacking Him" (p.1-2), "'No on 14' Endorsed by Lawyers, Realty Men, Doctors" (p.1), "Voteless GI Files First Suit under U.S. Rights Bill in Hawaii" (p.1), "Racialism in California" (p.2), "5th Fr. JACL Organized in Pacific Northwest" (p.4).
vh Fred Shiosaki Interview Segment 42 (ddr-densho-1000-190-42)
Coming back to Spokane after the war, a confrontation with a supposed Pacific war veteran
This interview was conducted as part of a project to capture stories of the Japanese American community of Spokane, Washington. Densho worked in collaboration with the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.