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Title
Supplementary statement by Mr. D. S. Myer before the Sub-Committee of the Military Affairs, Committee of the U. S. Senate
Creator
Myer, Dillon S. (Dillon Seymour), 1891-1982: author
Date Created and/or Issued
1943-01-20
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Materials in the Eastern California Museum may be subject to copyrights. All requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Eastern California Museum 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. For further information, please contact: ecmuseum@inyocounty.us
Description
Report by Dillon Myer regarding the history and activities of the War Relocation Authority and the "relocation program." Includes a memorandum of understanding between the WRA and the War Department, description of problems with the "evacuation program," evacuation of Hawaii, administrative policies on housing, food, education, medical care, employment, public works, community welfare, community enterprises, community government, policies on leaving camp, work leave, group leave, temporary and indefinite leave, evacuee property, activities of the Federal Reserve Bank, activities of the Farm Security Administration, and organization and functions of the War Relocation Authority. Also includes Exhibit 1: Memorandum of understanding as to the functions of Military Police units at the relocation centers and Exhibit 2: Policies pertaining to the use of Military Police at War Relocation Centers. Transcription is found in item: ecm_wells_9911.
16 pages, 10.5 x 8 inches
Collection of documents and ephemera from Harry Bentley Wells, teacher at Manzanar War Relocation Center High School and Shirley Elizabeth Wells, registered nurse (R.N.) at Manzanar War Relocation Center. This collection includes correspondence, memos, reports, student papers, grade book, commencement program, prom invitation, and other memorabilia from the eleven months H. Bentley Wells was employed at Manzanar.
Batch03_20190529
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
ecm_wells_0911
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/36419
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Administration--War Relocation Authority
World War II--Incarceration camps
Place
Manzanar, California
Washington D.C.
Incarceration Camps--Manzanar
Source
Eastern California Museum
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Harry Bentley Wells and Shirley Elizabeth Wells Collection

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