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Map shows restriction zones for Japanese Americans in the Northern California coast area from the Monterey Bay area to the San Francisco Bay area. Restricted zones include parts of: Berkeley, Point Sur, Santa Cruz, Monterey, Oakland, Stockton, Half Moon Bay, Pittsburg, Antioch, and Martinez. 1 map, black and white with red 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. batch2
Geographic communities--California Geographic communities--California--San Francisco Race and racism--Discrimination World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation') Immigration and citizenship--Law and legislation--Discriminatory laws
Berkeley, California Point Sur, California Santa Cruz, California Monterey, California Oakland, California Stockton, California Half Moon Bay, California Pittsburg, California Antioch, California Martinez California
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