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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 95, No. 4 (July 23, 1982)

Selected article titles: "U.S. Appellate Court Rules INS Raids Violate Constitutional Rights" (pp. 1, 3), "Kokekokko: 'Japanese Camps'" (p. 6), "Inouye's 6 Steps to Reduce Tensions for War" (p. 8), and "Chief Justice Warren and the Japanese Detention Cases" (pp. 8, 12).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 94, No. 10 (March 12, 1982)

Selected article titles: "Before Supreme Court: Seattle JACL Files Supporting Brief on Desegregating Schools" (pp. 1, 4), "Redress Phase 4: 'Direct' Individual Payment" (p. 2), "40th Anniversary of E.O. 9066 Proclamation: Silence: a 40-Year Cover-Up Conspiracy?" (p. 2), "From the Frying Pan: When Are Asian Americans Not a Minority ...
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Shoppers looking at posted exclusion orders

Original caption: San Francisco, California. Saturday afternoon shoppers reading order directing evacuation of persons of Japanese ancestry. This store on Grant Avenue in Chinatown was vacated by an art dealer of Japanese descent. Evacuees will be housed in War Relocation Authority centers for the duration.
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Supplement to Individual Exclusion Order


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Civilian Exclusion Order No. 79

Prior to mass removal, exclusion areas were described in civilian exclusion orders posted by Lieutenant General John DeWitt of the Western Defense Command. Civilian Exclusion Area No. 79 included a portion of South King County, Washington. Maps detailing the prohibited area were also posted.
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Decision to incarcerate

Nisei Group to Fight Evacuation (February 20, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, February 20, 1942, p. 13
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Plans For Evacuating Aliens Told (February 23, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, February 23, 1942, pp. 1, 4
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We Should Oust Japs From U.S., Says Solon (February 26, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, February 26, 1942, p. 5
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15,000 in Area Face Evacuation (March 6, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, March 6, 1942, p. 12
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Fahy Defends Curfew on Japs (May 11, 1943)

The Seattle Daily Times, May 11, 1943, p. 5
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