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Letter from John Pearce to Kida family

Envelope addressed to George Kida, from John Pearce. Letter written to Kida family dated January 14, 1943. Mentions that the Kida family had sent him cigarettes. Describes his work at the regimental post office in San Diego. He says that it is beginning to seem as if he will not ...
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 69, No. 25 (December 19,1969)

Select article titles: "Brief History of Japanese in Colusa County: Shadow of Its Former Self" (A p. 1); "New history reveals Issei as ideal builders in America despite variances" (A p. 9); "For Better Americans in a Greater America" (D. p. 11); "In a Democracy laws are the people's ...
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 68, No. 16 (April 18, 1969)

Select article titles: "Inouye Paints Grim Picture of A-bomb Race" (p. 1); " Reagan to help dedicate Issei plaque" (p. 1); "Oriental Studies at Fresno State Slated for Fall" (p.3); "UC Berkeley commends Asian Studies 100% re-offered for spring quarter; continuation class also slated" (p.4).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 78, No. 9 (March 8, 1974)

Selected article titles: "$30,000 More Needed to Meet JACL Budget" (p. 1), "Washington Newsletter: Protecting the 'Image'" (p. 2), and "Cortez Growers Now 50 Years, Gross $4-Million" (p. 3).
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"Evacuation Day"

Mass removal


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Mass removal

Army trucks were used to transport the Japanese American community on Bainbridge Island to the Eagledale ferry dock where they were taken to the mainland for exclusion.
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Saying goodbye to dog during mass removal

Mr. and Mrs. Moji (inside truck) with their dog King. The Mojis had to leave King behind during mass removal since pets were not allowed in the concentration camps.
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Arrest, searches, and seizures

Interned Aliens Will Be Given Hearings (January 18, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, January 18, 1942, p. 17
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F.B.I. Ousts Nipponese in Island Raid (February 2, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, February 2, 1942, pp. 1, 2
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Nippon School Here is Closed (December 9, 1941)

The Seattle Daily Times, December 9, 1941, p. 2
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