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Title
Wartime Civil Control Administration press release no. 4-19
Creator
United States. Wartime Civil Control Administration: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-04-17
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Material in public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
A press release announcing Exclusion Order Nos. 7, 8, and 9 which planned to evacuate people of Japanese ancestry from portions of Los Angeles county. The release also repeats the registration instructions, describes the area outlined in the exclusion order, and the number of people affected.
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.
Type
text
Format
Press releases
2 pages, typescript
application/pdf
Identifier
sjs_fla_0728
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/7241
Language
English
Subject
Geographic communities--California--Los Angeles
World War II--Administration--Wartime Civil Control Administration
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Exclusion orders
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')--Preparation
Place
Los Angeles, California
Incarceration Camps--Manzanar
Source
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives;

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