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An Oral History with John Yukio Mori (transcript)
Mori, John Yuko: interviewee
Mitson, Betty Kulberg: interviewer
California State University, Fullerton. Center for Oral and Public History: publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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Transcript. A Sansei and conscientious objector to the Vietnam war discusses alternate service as partner in Amerasia Bookstore, a nonprofit organization serving Los Angeles’s Little Tokyo; activities in Young Buddhist Association; parent’s reaction to his current life-style; and long term effect of World War II incarceration. This oral history was conducted for the Japanese Oral History Project for the Oral History Program at California State University, Fullerton; interviewer was Betty Mitson. Audio is found in item: csufccop_jaoh_0004.
The Japanese American Oral History Project features oral histories with narrators who talk about their lives, pre and post World War II, but most specifically, about their experience being incarcerated in camps during World War II.
Interviews; Oral histories
49 pages, typescript
Geographic communities--California
Geographic communities--Arizona
Religion and churches
Reflections on the past
World War II--Incarceration camps
World War II--Economic losses
World War II--Leaving camp--'Resettlement
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')
Immigration and citizenship--Law and legislation
Immigration and citizenship
Identity and values--Nisei
Religion and churches--Buddhism
World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers
Identity and values--Sansei
Los Angeles, California
Salt Lake City, Utah
Parker, Arizona
Incarceration Camps--Poston (Colorado River)
CSU Fullerton Center for Oral and Public History
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Japanese American Oral History Project Collection

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