The press review provides the major news items related to Japanese American segregation reported by Western news sources for the week of August 15, 1943. It includes items on public attitudes, employment, military service, congressional relations, community activities and enterprises, center administration and legal actions. The collection contains material used by Carey McWilliams in writing the book, Prejudice: Japanese Americans, symbol of racial intolerance (Little, Brown, 1944). It includes U.S. War Relocation Authority records, confidential reports, bibliographies, clippings and compilations of articles, legal papers, correspondence between McWilliams and Japanese American evacuees, relocation camp newspapers and other publications, two copies of his book, and five copies of the 1994 videocassette (40 min.), Something Strong Within.
Periodicals; Abridgements 7 pages, typescript, 8 x 10.5 inches application/pdf
World War II--Incarceration camps World War II--Incarceration camps--Facilities, services, and camp administration World War II--Incarceration camps--Impact of incarceration World War II--Incarceration camps--Living conditions World War II--Resistance and dissidence
Washington D.C. Incarceration Camps--Heart Mountain Incarceration Camps--Tule Lake Incarceration Camps--Gila River Incarceration Camps--Granada (Amache) Incarceration Camps--Manzanar Incarceration Camps--Rohwer
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