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Politics

Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 9 (September 1, 1961)

Selected article titles: "Which Has a Negro Councilman? Denver or L.A." (p. 1), "Soldier Brides in Orange County Loom as Community Problem, JACS Reveal" (p. 1), "Quiet-Sell Dan Inouye's Forte" (p. 2), and "Negroes in Philadelphia Discover Powerful Economic Weapon in Their Struggle for Equal Job Opportunities: The ...
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 8 (August 25, 1961)

Selected article titles: "Simple Rites Mark Farewell to Aki Hayashi, Cancer Victim at 48" (p. 1), "Washington Newsletter: Congressional Questionnaires" (p. 1), "Research on Bilingualism Bogs as Japanese-English Speaking Women Shy' (p. 2), and "Michener Explains Last April's Row" (p. 3).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 4 (July 28, 1961)

Selected article titles: "Washington Newsletter: New Frontier Appraisal" (p. 1), "Brown Signs Bill Eliminating Citizenship Requirement to Qualify for Old Age Pension" (p. 1), "Li'l Tokio Groups to Push Study of Old Age Problems" (p. 3), and "Eastern District Council Report: Another Side to JACL's PR Question" (p ...
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 52, No. 13 (March 31, 1961)

Selected article titles: "Wash. Alien Land Law Repeal Committee Assured Nat'l JACL Aid for '62 Ballot: Chuman Praises Comeback of Group After Defeat of Same Measure Last Year" (p. 1), "Nisei Minds Agree with JACL Policy on Kawakita Matter that Japanese Government Shouldn't Intervene for Traitor" (p. 2 ...
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Hawai'i

Memo from the office of John J. McCloy

Memo from the office of John J. McCloy to an unknown recipient regarding transfer of Hawaiian Kibei to Tule Lake. Author states that Kibei cannot be transferred due to lack of facilities and the fear that the Kibei will add to a growing militant section of internees. This would be ...
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Memo: "Evacuation of Japanese from Hawaii"

Memo from John McCloy to General Eisenhower giving reasons against incarcerating Hawaiian Japanese: lack of materials and shipping, labor shortage that would ensue, and possible tensions between mainland and Hawaiian Japanese. McCloy also worries about the legalities of evacuating Hawaiian Japanese. Suggests that General Emmons should be in charge of ...
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Testimony of Franklin Odo

Written testimony of Franklin Odo, Associate Professor and Director of the Ethnic Studies Program at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. This testimony was presented at the CWRIC hearing in Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday, September 9, 1981, in the section titled "The Hawaiian Experience." Personal information excised by Densho.
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Veterans' organizations

Memorial service, reunion of Nisei veterans

Grandchildren of Nisei veterans of World War II stand at this memorial service, which took place at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
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Nisei veterans reunion

This Nisei veteran reunion took place over Independence Day weekend. Shown here is keynote speaker, Four Star General Eric Shinseki.
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U.S. Army general at memorial service for Nisei veterans

General David Bramlett, Commanding General, U.S. Army Forces Command, at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. The service was part of a reunion of Nisei veterans. (Nisei veterans national convention program.)
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