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Title
Memorandum from Genevieve W. Carter to Sub-Committee on Controversial Issues, January 18, 1943
Creator
Carter, Genevieve W.: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1943-01-18
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Materials in the Eastern California Museum may be subject to copyrights. All requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Eastern California Museum as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained. For further information, please contact: ecmuseum@inyocounty.us
Description
A memo from Genevieve W. Carter to the Sub-Committee on Controversial Issues regarding the letter sent to Ralph Merritt. Dr. Carter requests that the discussion of all controversial issues be avoided for one to three weeks. She indicates this decision was made in consultation with Ralph Merrit, and a committee of Japanese. She continues with an acknowledgement of the possibility of spontaneous questions from students, but reiterates that the main objective is "educating for relocation." She concludes by offering to setup an appointment with Ralph Merrit to discuss this ongoing issue. Transcription is found in item: ecm_wells_9906.
Collection of documents and ephemera from Harry Bentley Wells, teacher at Manzanar War Relocation Center High School and Shirley Elizabeth Wells, registered nurse (R.N.) at Manzanar War Relocation Center. This collection includes correspondence, memos, reports, student papers, grade book, commencement program, prom invitation, and other memorabilia from the eleven months H. Bentley Wells was employed at Manzanar.
Type
text
Format
Memorandum
1 page, 11 x 8.5 inches, typescript
application/pdf
Identifier
ecm_wells_0906
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/36453
Language
English
Subject
Industry and employment--Educators
World War II--Incarceration camps--Education
Place
Manzanar, California
Incarceration Camps--Manzanar
Source
Eastern California Museum
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Harry Bentley Wells and Shirley Elizabeth Wells Collection

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