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Violence

Man Shoots At U.S. Japanese Soldiers; Jailed (November 10, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, November 10, 1942, p. 13
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Whites Drive Out Japanese. White Employes of South Prairie Sawmills Refuse to Work With Orientals Recently Imported. Cooler Heads Stop Forcible Expulsion of Nipponese Until Conference Can Be Held With Their Employers. (April 11, 1907)

The Seattle Daily Times, April 11, 1907, p. 13
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Japanese Wins First Damage Suit in Oregon (July 25, 1926)

The Seattle Daily Times, July 25, 1926, p. 2
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Six Japanese Escape Shots Fired at Home (January 3, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, January 3, 1942, p. 4
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Riots Feared in B.C. if Japs Stay on Coast (January 5, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, January 5, 1942, p. 2
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"Resettlement"

WRA resettlement image

Original WRA caption: Here is a corner view of the spacious living room in the home of the Kaneko and the Isoda families who have resettled in Milwaukee. Mrs. Tei Kaneko is opening her knitting bag while on the floor (left to right) are Robin Isoda, 2-1/2 -year-old son ...
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WRA resettlement image

Original WRA caption: One corner in the basement of the home of the Kanekos and the Isodas has been turned into the kiddies' playroom for the two young sons of these families. In this box of play sand, Robin Isoda is pouring out a cup of make-believe coffee for his ...
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WRA resettlement image

Original WRA caption: When Mrs. Masumi Kaneko goes shopping, she likes to take her young 2-1/2-year-old son, Wayne, to the store with her. Here Mrs. Kaneko, comfortably dressed in a sport coat and slacks, is leaving her Milwaukee home to visit the nearby shopping center. The Kanekos live at ...
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Evacuation claims settlement sheet

Under the Japanese American Evacuation Claims Act, Matahichi Iseri claimed $246 in damages from losses due to World War II. In 1952, the Justice Department awarded him a compromise settlement of $226. He was fortunate to receive an amount so close to his original claim, since many Japanese Americans received ...
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Resettlement booklet on East Coast schools

Resettlement booklet titled: "Schools For Your Children in the East Coast Area." Provides information about schools to Japanese American families resettling to the East Coast from the camps.
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