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Title
The Displaced Japanese Americans, American Council on Public Affairs, 1944
Creator
American Council on Public Affairs
Date Created and/or Issued
[1944?]
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
Previously published in Fortune Magazine, April 1944 under the title of "Issei. Nisei. and Kibei". Describes the activities leading to incarceration of Japanese Americans. Describes public opinion of, and racist attitude towards Japanese-Americans and the decision to implement incarceration. Describes the government's actions in implementing incarceration. Describes War Relocation Authority activities during incarceration and resettlement. Describes incarceration camp conditions, governance and other elements. Subheadings include: Migration Eastward; Coddling, at 31 Cents a Day; "Politics"; Registration and Segregation; Relocation; "Military Necessity," "Protective Custody". Generally written favorably towards WRA activities. Includes front and back cover drawings depicting incarceration camp life by Mine Okubo.
23 pages, typescript with illustrations
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
Displaced_Japanese_Americans_Booklet_ca_1944
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http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/521
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Propaganda--U.S. government propaganda
World War II--Propaganda--Media propaganda
World War II--Pearl Harbor and aftermath--Decision to incarcerate
World War II--Administration--War Relocation Authority
World War II--Incarceration camps
Race and racism
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Grant [Asian American Digitization Project]

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