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Enemy Alien Evacuation Order Held Imminent. Appointment of Property Custodian Asked; Blow to Produce Markets Foreseen; U.S. to Pay Costs (March 1, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, March 1, 1942, pp. 1, 5
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Evacuation May Cover Area West of Cascades. Government to Help Locate New Homes but Evacuees Must Provide Own Transportation; Dates Unset (February 16, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, February 16, 1942, pp. 1, 10
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State C.I.O. Asks Jap Evacuation (March 9, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, March 9, 1942, p. 15
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Army Order Reveals Eventual Ouster of All Coast Japanese (March 3, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, March 3, 1942, p. 1
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Korean Urges Interning Of All Japanese (February 19, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, February 19, 1942, p. 8
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More Vets Back Alien Removal (March 12, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, March 12, 1942, p. 3
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Total Evacuation Of Japanese On Coast Advocated. Solons Recommend Action by Army to Protect Vital Defense Centers. (February 13, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, February 13, 1942, p. 1
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"Memorandum on C.B. Munson's Report 'Japanese on the West Coast'"

Memorandum written by John Franklin Carter. Contains passages quoted from C.B. Munson's report. Munson states that there is no Japanese 'problem' on the Coast, and that Japanese in the U.S. are not any more disloyal than any other racial group from a country with which the U ...
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Memo to President Roosevelt from Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes

Memo to President Roosevelt from Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes. Ickes expresses concern over the hostile situation that has developed in the camps. He attributes this to the poor way the evacuees have been treated. Ickes also worries that thousands of loyal Japanese have recently turned "angry" and suggests ...
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"Memorandum on Summary of West Coast and Honolulu Reports by Munson, etc."

Memorandum by John Franklin Carter.
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