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Report by John Embree on "the causes of social unrest at relocation centers," sent as attachment to letter from War Relocation Authority director Dillon S. Myer to WRA staff. chs_ms840_0365 is an earlier (the first) report by Embree to WRA staff. In his letter, Myer writes: "This second report on the causes of social unrest at relocation centers was originally prepared as a memorandum to the Director of the War Relocation Authority in December 1942. It was revised to its present form in January 1943 and is now being sent out to all project personnel at the suggestion of several project directors at the recent meetings in San Francisco, Denver, and Little Rock." Report is marked "restricted." Document number 6-5712-[page number]-BU-COS-WP. 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.
Periodicals 7 pages, 10.5 x 8 inches application/pdf
World War II--Administration--War Relocation Authority World War II--Incarceration camps--Conflicts, intimidation, and violence World War II--Incarceration camps--Conflicts, intimidation, and violence--Poston strike World War II--Incarceration camps--Conflicts, intimidation, and violence--Manzanar riot/uprising