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Newspaper articles and clippings, February - April, 1944
War Relocation Authority: publisher
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California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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Various newspaper articles and clipping compiled by the War Relocation Authority about Japanese Americans written in from February - April, 1944. Primarily articles about Japanese American military service during WWII. Title of articles include: "Jap-Americans find work, happiness in Cleveland," article about Nisei leaving incarceration camps to work in war plants; "Gillespie home from Italian front: high praise for Doughboy and the Nisei," article praising Nisei involvement on the Italian front and condemning the use of the racial slur "Japs, 3000 state's Jap evacuees given work," about Japanese-Americans doing farm war, "Racial bias here laid to the Axis," article condemning racism and calling for American unity to fight Hitler.
16 pages, typescript with printed photographs
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.
Identity and values--Japanese American identity
Race and racism--Discrimination
Race and racism--Stereotypes
Identity and values--Nisei
Education--Secondary education
World War II--Military service
World War II--Support from the non-Japanese American community
Journalism and media--Mass media
Industry and employment--Agriculture--Farming
Geographic communities--California
World War II--Leaving camp--'Resettlement
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
John M. Flaherty Collection of Japanese Internment Records

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