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Amache, Colorado, Granada Relocation Center Booklet, [Granada Project, (Amache)?], April 3, 1945
Granada Project (Amache). Reports Office: publisher
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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Describes Amache, Colorado’s history, geographic location, population and civic systems; recounts the events leading to the incarceration of Japanese Americans; Describes the Granada Project Incarceration Camp facilities, government, civic departments, administrative departments, and “community engagement resources” or [“civic engagement opportunities?”] Subheadings include: The People; Community Government; Education; Religion; Publications; Community Enterprises; Social Activities; Housing; Mess Hall; Administration; Hospital; Post Office; Fire Department; Police Department; Employment; Water and Power; Warehouses; WRA Farm; Relocation; and Amache: a few facts at a glance. The booklet includes drawings of the High School, “The Granada Project” map, The “Granada Relocation Center” map, drawing of Koen Ranch, and a drawing depicting individuals leaving an incarceration camp facing a city skyline.
This collection contains materials generated by J. Ralph McFarling, a Community Analyst for the War Relocation Authority, documenting the Amache Concentration Camp in Granada, Colorado where Japanese-Americans were incarcerated during World War II.
31 pages, typescript with illustrations
Geographic communities--Colorado
World War II--Administration--War Relocation Authority
World War II--Incarceration camps
Amache, Colorado
Incarceration Camps--Granada (Amache)
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections;
California State University Japanese American Digitization Grant [Asian American Digitization Project]
J. Ralph Mcfarling Collection

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