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Wartime Civil Control Administration administrative order #4
Moffitt, Albert H., Jr.: author
Wartime Civil Control Administration: author
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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An administrative order giving instructions on how to properly handle information labeled as 'Secret,' 'Confidential,' and 'Restricted.' The order includes a list of personnel who are authorized to handle 'Secret' and 'Confidential' materials. The appendix has excerpts from The Espionage Act. In addition to document security, the order gives instructions on what to do during blackouts and air raids.
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.
Official documents
8 pages, typescript
World War II--Administration
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
World War II--Incarceration camps--Security
World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--Security
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
John M. Flaherty Collection of Japanese Internment Records

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