Report on the general aims of the project at the Poston camp, Arizona. Details on the Poston site, and the use of Issei and Nisei incarcerees to pick cotton for parachute production. The collection contains material used by Carey McWilliams in writing the book, Prejudice: Japanese Americans, symbol of racial intolerance (Little, Brown, 1944). It includes U.S. War Relocation Authority records, confidential reports, bibliographies, clippings and compilations of articles, legal papers, correspondence between McWilliams and Japanese American incarcerees, camp newspapers and other publications, two copies of his book, and five copies of the 1994 videocassette (40 min.), Something Strong Within.
Periodicals 4 pages, typescript, 11 x 8.5 inches application/pdf