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Letter from John L. Burling, Assistant Attorney General, to Masao Sakamoto, Chairman, Sokuji Kikoku Hoshi Dan [即時帰国奉仕団], and Tsutomo Higashi, Hokoku Seinen Dan [報告青年団], January 9, 1945
Burling, John L.: author
Americans for Historical Accuracy: author
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Property rights reside with the California State University, Fullerton University Archives and Special Collections. No part may be quoted for publication without the written permission of the University Archives & Special Collections, CSU Fullerton or the copyright holder.
Declassified letter addressing concerns of disloyalty from Japanese nationals and Japanese Americans including photographs documenting subversive and disloyal activity in camps at Tule Lake. Additional commentary added on margin of page 1, at bottom of page 4, and beneath photocopies from National Archives presumably added by Americans for Historical Accuracy.
The Japanese American Relocation Collection is composed of ephemera related to the relocation program during World War II. Items include the official government report of Manzanar Relocation Center, a photo album, post-war activism materials related to preserving and remembering the camps, various clippings, and documents. The strength of this collection is found in its many perspectives on the controversial relocation program and how it has been presented since World War II.
Commentaries; Correspondence
8 pages, typescript; illustrations
World War II--Incarceration camps
World War II--Incarceration camps--Conflicts, intimidation, and violence--Tule Lake strike
World War II--Resistance and dissidence
Newell, California
Incarceration Camps--Tule Lake
California State University, Fullerton, University Archives and Special Collections

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