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Title
Draft petition from the American Citizens of Japanese ancestry at Heart Mountain War Relocation Center to The President of the United States of America, February 18, 1943
Creator
American Citizens of Japanese Ancestry at Heart Mountain Relocation Center: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1943-02-18
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
All requests for permission to publish must be submitted in writing to California State University, Sacramento, University Library, Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained. Further information available online: www.lib.csus.edu/scua
Description
Draft of a petition from the American Citizens of Japanese Ancestry at Heart Mountain incarceration camp to the President of the United States regarding restoration of citizenship privileges and requests for curtailment of anti-Japanese propaganda.
3 pages; 10.5 x 8 inches, typescript
The Japanese American Archival Collection documents the people, places, and daily life of Japanese Americans, primarily those who lived in the once thriving community of pre-war Florin in the Sacramento region, as well as the conditions in American incarceration camps during World War II. The approximately 7,000 original items include personal and official letters, photographs, diaries, arts and crafts, newsletters, textiles, camps artifacts, yearbooks and other publications.
Batch07_20161220; A light yellow piece of paper placed behind the document for visibility can be seen.
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
sac_jaac_0427
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/9102
Language
English
Subject
Activism and involvement--Civil liberties
World War II--Incarceration camps--Facilities, services, and camp administration
Place
Cody, Wyoming
Incarceration Camps--Heart Mountain
Source
California State University, Sacramento, Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Japanese American Archival Collection

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