Photography

Rose Test Garden

Color slide of the Rose Test Garden in Washington Park. Rows of various types of rose bushes can be seen across the image. Five other visitors can be seen looking at the various rose bushes. According to donor processed on June 14, 1964.
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Unidentified Nisei Model

Black and white photographic negative of an unidentified Nisei model sitting on the ground with her legs bent to the left smiling slightly for the camera.
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Corral

Color slide of five horses inside a wooden corral. Two horses stand to the left with backs to the camera, others laying inside the corral on the ground. Outside of the corral is lined with straw. According to donor processed on June 20, 1951.
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Picnic

Black and white photographic negative of an unidentified Nisei woman sitting at a picnic table with her eyes closed.
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War Relocation Authority (WRA)

Administrative Highlights of the WRA Program

Description how the WRA's administration and their goals of managing "temporary living facilities for persons of Japanese ancestry" and also of helped them return to civilian life.
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The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 28 (July 13, 1945)

Selected article titles: "Action of Board of Directors Commended" (p. 1), "'Fiction' Spread Cozzens Claims" (p. 2), "To Give Reward for Information" (p. 2), and "Land Includes Commercial Property, Judge Rules" (p. 4).
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The Newell Star, Vol. II, No. 1: New Year Edition (January 1, 1945)

Selected article titles: "WRA Reiterates Leave Eligibility of Evacuees" (p. 3), "Soldier's Kin to Receive Priority" (p. 4), and "Torment: A Pre-Evacuation Story" (p. 12).
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U.S. government propaganda

Propaganda poster: "Every Mile You Drive Over"...


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Propaganda poster: "Your Enemy the Jap"


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Manzanar From Inside Out

Text of address by Roy Nash, Director of the Manzanar War Relocation Project, given to the Commonwealth Club of California, San Francisco, on July 31, 1942 for the purpose of "interpret[ing] the actuality of a War Relocation Center housing 10,000 evacuees" in view of perceptions of mistreatment of incarcerees in ...
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