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Title
Statement on testimony of Harold. H. Townsend before the House of Representatives Subcommittee of the Special Committee on Un-American Activities, May 26, 1943
Creator
United States. War Relocation Authority: publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
1943-05-26
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
This document contains the statements of Harold H. Townsend before the house of representatives sub-committee of the special committee of Un- American activities. There is scarcely a page of this testimony that does not contain one or more false, misleading or exaggerated statements.
27 pages, typescript, 8.5 x 11 in.
The War Relocation Authority (WRA) was created on March 18, 1942, by Executive Order of the President, No. 9102. This new civilian agency was to be responsible for "the relocation (of evacuees) in appropriate places, providing for their needs in such manner as may be appropriate, and supervising their activities." The collection consists of reports, memoranda, news clippings, news digests, statistics, and other documents issued by the War Relocation Authority leading up to, during, and following the period of Japanese American incarceration.
CSUN 01
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
WRA_01-03_02
csun_wra_0011
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/8370
Language
English
Subject
Geographic communities--Arizona
Place
Los Angeles, California
Incarceration Camps--Poston (Colorado River)
Source
California State University, Northridge. Delmar T. Oviatt Library
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
https://oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c8jm2cdc/
War Relocation Authority Collection

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