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Alien identification certificate


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Alien registration receipt card


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Letter from Issei man to wife (March 7, 1943)

Excerpt: "I was extremely happy to hear that Arthur-Fumi were married and Roy volunteered for Army."
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Postcard from Issei man to wife (May 6, 1942)

Excerpt: "Very glad you are so well as working morning and evening."
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Letter from Issei man to wife (October 20, 1942)

Excerpt: "It is very interesting and good for my soul to read the Bible every morning."
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Letter from Issei man to wife (June 22, 1942)

Excerpt: "Am very well but sorry this is last letter from Missoula where we lived six full months and just we have only lately become familiar with this locality."
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Letter from Issei man to wife (February 21, 1942)

Excerpt: "I received letter from Mr. Mimbu about my asset report yesterday but I don't write to him."
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Letter from Issei man to wife (March 3, 1942)

Excerpt: "As you know by news, the announced by Attorney General Francis Biddle that disposition of the cases, Japanese 392 person, released 34, paroled 102, and 156 interned..."
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Letter from Issei man to wife (February 7, 1942)

Excerpt: "I understand about Mrs. Kakuno. Sorry about hotel and lease expire, tell them I am all right just worry business."
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