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Document issued by the War Relocation Authority containing information about the forced removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans. Summary printed on title page: "The program of the War Relocation Authority for the relocation of more than 100,000 Japanese aliens and American citizens of Japanese ancestry now being evacuated from Pacific Coast military areas." Section headings include: Relocating Japanese-American evacuees - chronology; Definitions; Evacuation - a military necessity; The problem; The relocation program; The War Relocation Work Corps; War Relocation Authority. Document number 1636. Personal correspondence, organizational records, government documents, publications, and other papers created or collected by Joseph R. Goodman documenting the forced removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II, as well as organized resistance to incarceration. Included in the collection are records of the Japanese Young Men's Christian Association and the Japanese American Citizens' League in San Francisco, including papers of the Japanese YMCA's executive secretary Lincoln Kanai; Sakai family papers; Goodman's correspondence to and from Japanese American incarcerees, organizations opposing forced removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans, the War Relocation Authority, and others; publications, photographs, and ephemera from the Topaz Relocation Center, where Goodman taught high school; War Relocation Authority records and publications; and newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and reports about forced removal and incarceration created by various government, religious, and civic organizations, in California and nationwide.
Booklets 21 pages, 10.5 x 8 inches application/pdf
World War II--Administration--War Relocation Authority World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation') World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--Work and jobs World War II--Incarceration camps World War II--Incarceration camps--Work and jobs