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Politics

Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 9 (September 1, 1961)

Selected article titles: "Which Has a Negro Councilman? Denver or L.A." (p. 1), "Soldier Brides in Orange County Loom as Community Problem, JACS Reveal" (p. 1), "Quiet-Sell Dan Inouye's Forte" (p. 2), and "Negroes in Philadelphia Discover Powerful Economic Weapon in Their Struggle for Equal Job Opportunities: The ...
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 8 (August 25, 1961)

Selected article titles: "Simple Rites Mark Farewell to Aki Hayashi, Cancer Victim at 48" (p. 1), "Washington Newsletter: Congressional Questionnaires" (p. 1), "Research on Bilingualism Bogs as Japanese-English Speaking Women Shy' (p. 2), and "Michener Explains Last April's Row" (p. 3).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 53, No. 4 (July 28, 1961)

Selected article titles: "Washington Newsletter: New Frontier Appraisal" (p. 1), "Brown Signs Bill Eliminating Citizenship Requirement to Qualify for Old Age Pension" (p. 1), "Li'l Tokio Groups to Push Study of Old Age Problems" (p. 3), and "Eastern District Council Report: Another Side to JACL's PR Question" (p ...
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Hawai'i

Series of responses to a letter

A series of responses to a letter written by Congressman Charles F. Ayer to John W. McCormack regarding the "Jap menace" in Hawaii. Urges the evacuation of all Japanese from Hawaii to the mainland to protect from invasion. McCormack forwards this letter to Henry L. Stimson. Thos. T. Handy, assistant ...
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Message to John J. McCloy

Message from unknown source to John J. McCloy on Kibei in Hawaii. Discusses the professed loyalty or disloyalty to the U.S. of the Kibei - author states that all Kibei are probably disloyal. Requests transfer of interned, "loyal" Hawaiian Kibei to mainland camps because if those loyal Kibei filed a ...
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Transcript of conversation between Col. Bendetsen and Lt. Hall

Conversation between Col. Bendetsen and Lt. Hall on General Emmons and his powers regarding evacuation to the mainland. They discuss how Emmons does not wish to evacuate more than 3,000 Japanese. References to his relationship to the Hawaiian economy are made. They also discuss legal technicalities of Hawaiian evacuation ...
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Redress and reparations

Luncheon for Congressman Mineta

Event: President Reagan signing the Civil Liberties Act of 1988. Caption on reverse: "Rayburn Bldg. Jerry Enomoto, Ruth Hashimoto, True Yasui."
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People at the ceremony for the signing of the Civil Liberties Act of 1988

Caption on reverse: "Old Exec. Off. Bldg. Shig Wakamatsu, Homer Yasui, Bryan Matsui, Doris Matsui, True Yasui, Pat Okura, Helen Hayashi (Mineta's aide San Jose)."
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Military service

Nisei soldier sitting on an army truck


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Young Nisei man with dog


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