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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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Barbara Reiko Mikami Keimi Segment 4

Memories of father being picked up by the FBI after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, visiting him at the Tuna Canyon Detention Station
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Chinese to be Moved From Japanese Camp (July 10, 1943)

The Seattle Daily Times, July 10, 1943, p. 3
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Revised Suggestions on Method of Procedure for the Placement of Japanese Evacuees

General principles and revised suggestions regarding procedures for the placement of "Japanese evacuees." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: RSG_01-01_02
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Letter from Midori Fujii to Yoshito Fujii

Midori writes to her father that they are busy preparing for mass removal at 8 am on the upcoming Thursday. She lists items her mother has sold and tells him that her canary has found a home with the new occupants of their house.
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Letter from Midori Fujii to Yoshito Fujii

Midori writes to her father to let him know how worried the family is when they do not receive letters from him.
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Letter from Yoshito Fujii to his family

Yoshito writes to his wife and two of his daughters, assuring them that he is alright while separated from his family. He reminds his daughters that they are American citizens, to look after their baby sister, and to do well in school. In his letter to his wife, he gives …
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Letter from Ayako Fujii to Yoshito Fujii

Ayako writes to her father that they are leaving Thursday for the Puyallup Assembly Center, but tells him not worry because they will be with her grandfather's family.
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Letter from Yoshito Fujii to Midori and Ayako

Yoshito writes to of his two older daughters asking them have a harmonious relationship.
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Letter from Ayako Fujii to Yoshito Fujii

Ayako writes to her father with updates on her grandmother and baby sister.
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