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Title
Correspondence from Frank Herron Smith to a local radio reporter, May 5, 1945
Creator
Smith, Frank Herron
Date Created and/or Issued
1945-05-05
Contributing Institution
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Collection
Smith Family Papers on World War II
Rights Information
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Description
Letter to popular local radio reporter requests that he speak out against injustices perpetrated against Japanese-American citizens during World War II. Smith notes his responsibility for "the care of our 37 Japanese churches" states that he is concerned that church members are not being allowed to work in canneries in Sacramento by the union, and mentions that he thinks that the same problem is likely to occur in San Jose soon.
Type
text
Format
Letter
Identifier
065-1-a-01-01-03
http://digital.lib.calpoly.edu/rekl-291
Language
English
Subject
Race and racism--Discrimination--Geographic communities--California--World War II--Leaving Camp--Industry and employment--Fishing and canneries--Race and racism--Cross-Racial Relations
Place
Berkeley]
California
Source
MS 065--Smith Family Papers on World War II--http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt2p30242w/

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