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Title
Chronology of Evacuation and Relocation
Creator
United States. War Relocation Authority: publisher
Date Created and/or Issued
1942
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
This document describes in detail the chronology of "evacuation and relocation" after Japan attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7,1941.
6 pages, typescript, 8.5 x 11 in.
The War Relocation Authority (WRA) was created on March 18, 1942, by Executive Order of the President, No. 9102. This new civilian agency was to be responsible for "the relocation (of evacuees) in appropriate places, providing for their needs in such manner as may be appropriate, and supervising their activities." The collection consists of reports, memoranda, news clippings, news digests, statistics, and other documents issued by the War Relocation Authority leading up to, during, and following the period of Japanese American incarceration.
CSUN 01
Type
text
Format
application/pdf
Identifier
WRA_01-22_01
csun_wra_0033
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/8359
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Pearl Harbor and aftermath
World War II--Pearl Harbor and aftermath--Decision to incarcerate
Place
California
Pearl Harbor
Washington
Incarceration Camps--Gila River
Incarceration Camps--Heart Mountain
Temporary Assembly Centers--Santa Anita
Source
California State University, Northridge. Delmar T. Oviatt Library
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
https://oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c8jm2cdc/
War Relocation Authority Collection

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