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Title
Newspaper articles and clippings, February 1944
Creator
War Relocation Authority: publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
1944-02
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Copyright has not been assigned to the San Jose State University Library Special Collections and Archives. This item is available for educational, non-commercial purposes. Please contact San Jose State University for publication information.
Description
Various newspaper articles and clipping compiled by the War Relocation Authority about Japanese Americans written in February, 1944. Includes article about Patrick Noda, a Japanese American teacher and principal in a small school in Galt, Iowa. Article itself uses many stereotypes and problematic language to describe Principal Noda. Articles on Nisei bravery and successes on the war front; a discussion on the racial slur "Jap"; a Japanese-American serviceman condemning the strike at Tule Lake Camp; and Nisei women serving in the Women's Army Corps (WAC)
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.
Type
text
Format
Clippings
12 pages, typescript with printed photographs
application/pdf
Identifier
sjs_fla_0449
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/6278
Language
English
Subject
Identity and values--Japanese American identity
Race and racism--Discrimination
Race and racism--discrimination
Race and racism--Stereotypes
Identity and values--Women
Identity and values--Nisei
Education--Secondary education
World War II--Military service
World War II--Support from the non-Japanese American community
World War II--Resistance and dissidence--Segregation and Tule Lake
World War II--Incarceration camps--Conflicts, intimidation, and violence--Tule Lake strike
Journalism and media--Mass media
Source
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives

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