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Draft resistance

Truman Pardons 1,523 Draft-Act Violators. Conshies on List Getting Civil Rights. (December 23, 1947)

The Seattle Daily Times, December 23, 1947, pp. 1, 2
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12 Heart Mountain Japs To Face Draft Charges (March 23, 1944)

The Seattle Daily Times, March 23, 1944, p. 4
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Letter from James Albert "Al" Johnson to Kida family

Addition to the previous letter dated February 8, 1944. From James Albert "Al" Johnson to the Kida family. More advice to George about the draft examination. To see full letter please see ddr-one-3-69.
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Eiichi Edward Sakauye Interview II Segment 16

Thoughts on the draft resistance issue and Ben Kuroki's visit to Heart Mountain
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Frank Emi Interview Segment 20

Reflections: pardoned in 1947; thoughts on the American justice system

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in this collection ...

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Gordon Hirabayashi

Gordon Kiyoshi Hirabayashi vs. The United States of America

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Interview outside of the courthouse during Gordon Hirabayashi's hearing

The hearing was held in Seattle, Washington in front of Judge Donald S. Voorhees.
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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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High Court Upholds Jap Curfew, Restores U.S. Citizenship of Red. Exclusion Justified, Say Judges. (June 21, 1943)

The Seattle Daily Times, June 21, 1943, pp. 1, 4
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Hirabayashi Hitch-Hiked To Arizona Camp (December 29, 1943)

The Seattle Daily Times, December 29, 1943, p. 4
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