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An essay discussing Japanese immigration to the U.S. and experiences with the Japanese American expulsion and incarceration. Includes a bibliographical essay on "the wartime evacuation of Japanese from the west coast areas" by Howard H. Sugimoto. 23 pages, typescript The Japanese American Relocation Collection is composed of ephemera related to the relocation program during World War II. Items include the official government report of Manzanar Relocation Center, a photo album, post-war activism materials related to preserving and remembering the camps, various clippings, and documents. The strength of this collection is found in its many perspectives on the controversial relocation program and how it has been presented since World War II.
World War II--Pearl Harbor and aftermath Identity and values--Japanese American identity Identity and values--Issei Identity and values--Kibei Identity and values--Nisei World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation') Immigration and citizenship World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers World War II--Incarceration camps World War II--Incarceration camps--Housing--Barracks World War II--Incarceration camps--Work and jobs World War II--Incarceration camps--Facilities, services, and camp administration World War II--Administration--War Relocation Authority World War II--Support from the non-Japanese American community Activism and involvement World War II--Resistance and dissidence World War II--Leaving camp Race and racism World War II--Incarceration camps--Construction
Temporary Assembly Centers--Santa Anita
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