Temporary Assembly Centers

Woman sitting in the doorway of her Assembly Center barracks


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Longacres to House Evacuees (April 2, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, April 2, 1942, p. 20
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Citizen isolation centers

Harry Ueno Interview Segment 31

Memories of Leupp, Arizona: the registration period

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 are typically not ...


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Harry Ueno Interview Segment 27

Memories of the Moab, Utah, citizen isolation center: anger over lack of a hearing, censored mail

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 ...


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Concentration camps

"At Heart Mountain, Block 27, 1944"

Caption on front: "At Heart Mountain Block 27 1944." Caption by Ike Hatchimonji: "Heart Mountain, Wyoming. Block 27. 1944. Front: Nobue, Gloria, Kumezo. Back: Mike and Ike."
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Two girls standing in front of barracks

Caption on reverse: "Topaz, Utah. Shigeko Omori on left, Mary Kaibe, right 17 years. 1943? Nishioka family residence Block 31A, family # 20752."
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Department of Justice camps

Department of Justice internment camp


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Immigration detention centers

Mitsuye May Yamada - Joe Yasutake - Tosh Yasutake Interview Segment 46

Finding out that father had been detained at the immigration office, a place where he had previously worked
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U.S. Army internment camps

Painting of the barber shop at Santa Fe Internment Camp

Caption on reverse: "Barber shop. All equipment built by Santa Fe internees."
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U.S. federal prisons

Letter from Minola Tamesa to Uhachi Tamesa

Letter to Uhachi about renting out Tamesa home in Washington
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