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Title
Western Defense Command and Fourth Army, Wartime Civil Control Administration Volume 1: Memoranda, proclamations, forms, statistical bulletins, press releases, etc
Creator
Evans, Ira K.: author
Bendetsen, Karl R.: author
Dedrick, Calvert L.: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1942
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Material in public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
A bound collection of documents related to the forced evacuation of Japanese Americans to assembly centers and internment camps. The documents include important memoranda, blank procedural documents, and maps showing the population of Japanese Americans in California, Oregon, and Washington.
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
Scrapbooks
345 pages, typescript
application/pdf
Identifier
sjs_fla_0715
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/7022
Language
English
Subject
World War II
World War II--Administration
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Preparation
Source
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives

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