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Exclusion orders

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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Hideo Hoshide Interview I Segment 34

Hearing about mass removal: "we just didn't believe that evacuation would actually happen"
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Earl Hanson Interview Segment 11

Finding out about the plans for mass removal of Japanese Americans on Bainbridge Island: "It kind of came as a shock to all of us"

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions or ...


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Army Orders Alien Curfew (March 24, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, March 24, 1942, p. 3
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Curfew Keeps Japs at Home; No Vegetables (March 29, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, March 29, 1942, p. 1
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U.S. Lists Jobs for Evacuees (April 3, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, April 3, 1942, p. 3
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