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Title
Proposed conference on nine relocation centers: evacuees' future at stake
Creator
Sashihara, Thomas: author
Heart Mountain Community Council
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1945
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
Statement regarding the proposed "Relocation Center" conference by Thomas T. Sashihara, Chairman, Heart Mountain Community Council. Sashihara comments on the complexities of "evacuees" relationship with the W.R.A. and discusses proposed topics for the conference. Includes additional commentary on the following topics: transportation, freight, aid rendered for group relocation, loans and assurance of financial aid, W.R.A. field office policy and attitude towards "evacuees," travel by Nisei, travel restrictions, jobs at incarceration camps, W.R.A. employment of "evacuees," and public relations and incarcerees.
6 pages; 12.5 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.
Batch08_20170104;
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
sac_jaac_0798
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/9648
Language
English
Subject
Activism and involvement
World War II
Race and racism
World War II--Leaving camp--'Resettlement
World War II--Incarceration camps--Impact of incarceration
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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