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Title
An Oral History with Katsuma Mukaeda (audio)
Creator
Mukaeda, Katsuma, 1890-: interviewee
Biniasz, Dave: interviewer
California State University, Fullerton. Center for Oral and Public History: publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
1973-11-28
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Copyright held by Center for Oral and Public History. Researchers are welcome to utilize short excerpts from this transcription without obtaining permission as long as proper credit is given to the interviewee, the interviewer, and the Center for Oral and Public History. Permission for extensive use of the transcription and related materials, duplication, and/or reproduction can be obtained by contacting the Center for Oral and Public History, California State University, PO Box 6846, Fullerton CA 92834-6846. Email: coph@fullerton.edu.
Description
Chairman of Japanese American Cultural Center and former president of Japanese Chamber of Commerce recounts conditions of prewar Los Angeles’s Little Tokyo, its wartime conversion into a black community, postwar reestablishment as a Japanese-American cultural and commercial center. Includes comments on discriminatory legislation, prewar Japan-American relations. World War II removal and incarceration, camp conditions, wartime repatriation procedures, consequences of incarceration, and contemporary civil rights movement. This oral history was conducted for the Japanese American Oral History Project, Oral History Program, CSU Fullerton. Transcript is found in item: csufccop_jaoh_0017.
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The Japanese American Oral History Project features oral histories with narrators who talk about their lives, pre and post World War II, but most specifically, about their experience being incarcerated in camps during World War II.
NEH Planning 2014; ark:/13030/c8dn47dk
Type
sound
Format
audio/mpeg
Identifier
1341.1_T01
csufccop_jaoh_0018
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/382
Language
English
Subject
Geographic communities--California--Los Angeles
Immigration and citizenship--Law and legislation--Discriminatory laws
Activism and involvement--Civil rights
Activism and involvement--Civil liberties
World War II--Incarceration camps
World War II--Leaving camp--'Resettlement
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')
World War II--Incarceration camps--Impact of incarceration
World War II--Leaving camp--Returning home
Community activities--Nihonmachi ('Japantowns')
Place
Los Angeles, California
Source
CSU Fullerton Center for Oral and Public History
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Japanese American Oral History Project Collection

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