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Memo from J.L. Burling to Cooley on the Korematsu brief. Burling wants to insert a paragraph into the brief showing that incarceration was for the protection of Japanese people, Apr. 21, 1944.

Courtesy of the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians, University of Washington Libraries microfilm A7378, Reel 5, Box 6, Frame 856, Item 6251

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