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Tule Lake War Relocation Project
United States. War Relocation Authority
Tule Lake Relocation Center
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1942-1943
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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A map of the Tule Lake camp. Names are added to the barracks addresses: Amae, Sasaki, Doi, Nakayashiki, E. Shimooka, Morimune. Handwritten notes on the front: 4/22/43 Frank Doi good luck day. Handwritten notes on the back: Kiyoshi Uyekawa, Minoru Kobukara, George Harada, Toshimitsu Asaoka. An item from a scrapbook compiled by Kiyoshi Uyekawa, which consists of clippings mainly from newspapers published in the Tule Lake camp, "The daily Tulean dispatch," "Tulean dispatch daily," and "Tulean dispatch” as well as flyers issued by the Co-ordinating Committee which was a group of representatives for the incarcerees or one of the pro-Japanese groups.
The Kiyoshi Uyekawa Tule Lake Camp Collection comprises of the wartime publications collected by Kiyoshi Uyekawa while incarcerated in the Tule Lake camp, such as Tule Lake newsletters and bulletins, materials issued by the Pro-Japanese group, Sokoku Hoshidan (or Hoshi Dan), WRA publications, his family's incarceration documents, which include documents regarding his and his wife, Mitsuye‘s repatriation, his fictional works’ manuscripts, bulletins and manuscripts of haiku poems authored by the members of the haiku societies incarcerated in the camps, and letters from Kyo Koide, who was a prominent figure in the community as a photographer, physician, and poet under the pseudonym, Banjin Koide.
2 pages, 8 x 10.5 inches
World War II--Incarceration camps
World War II--Incarceration camps--Housing--Barracks
Newell, California
Incarceration Camps--Tule Lake
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Kiyoshi Uyekawa Tule Lake Camp Collection

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