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War Relocation Authority administrative notices
United States. War Relocation Authority: publisher
Myer, Dillon S. (Dillon Seymour), 1891-1982: author
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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A series of administrative notices to accompany the WRA administrative instruction manual for the attention of WRA employees. Subjects include: "Communications between field offices of War Relocation Authority and Washington offices of other Federal agencies"; "Observance of Fire Prevention Week, October 4-11, 1942"; "Priorities on Phone Calls"; "Railway Station for Gila River Project"; "Cancellation of Pullman Space"; "Reorganization of the Authority"; "List of Project Attorneys."
The War Relocation Authority (WRA), together with the Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA), the Civil Affairs Division (CAD) and the Office of the Commanding General (OFG) of the Western Defense Command (WDC) operated together to segregate and house some 110,000 men women and children from 1942 to 1945. The collection contains documents and photographs relating to the establishment and administrative workings of the (WDC), the (WRA) and the (WCCA) for the year 1942.
Resolutions; Official documents; Government records
17 pages, typescript
World War II--Administration--War Relocation Authority
World War II--Incarceration camps--Incarcerees
Immigration and citizenship--Law and legislation
Immigration and citizenship--Law and legislation--Legal cases
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')
Incarceration Camps--Gila River
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
John M. Flaherty Collection of Japanese Internment Records

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