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Hawaiian statehood

Dan Aoki Interview Segment 3

The role the World War II Nisei veterans had on the Hawai'i statehood movement (audio only)

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Dan Aoki Interview Segment 1

Limited opportunities for Nisei prior to Hawai'i becoming a state (audio only)

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Dan Aoki Interview Segment 2

The importance of statehood for Hawai'i (audio only)

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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 3 (January 20, 1956)

Selected article titles: "Regulations Humanizing Deportation Proceedings Officially Approved" (p. 1), "Asians regard Alaska-Hawaii territorial status as mark of U.S colonial power" (p. 1), "Pick successor to George Togasaki of Nippon Times" (p. 2), "80 return to JACL shelter after new Yuba flood crisis" (p. 1), "Support scare as Chinese …
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 42, No. 1 (January 6, 1956)

Selected article titles: "JACL's 1956 legislative objectives announced; Hawaii statehood tops" (p. 1); "Yuba City Issei presumed dead in Christmas flood" (p. 1); "Nakatsuka returns from 2 1/2-month tour of Japan, Far East for State Department" (p. 1); "Welcome home reception for Santa Barbara Issei woman included messages from Pres. …
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 44, No. 4 (January 25, 1957)

Selected article titles: "Builders using gov't financing sued for race bias in selling tract homes" (p. 1); "Eisenhower urges statehood for Hawaii & Alaska" (p.1); "Japan refugee returns home after year stay in California, in Uncle Sam uniform" (p. 1); "Nisei opera soloist set for S.F. season" (p. 2); "Temporary …
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 47, No. 21 (November 21, 1958)

Select article titles: "TV shamed for anti-Japanese movies by Hearst columnist" (p.1); "Hawaii's Chances Look Bright" (p.2)
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 48, No. 6 (February 6, 1959)

Selected article titles: "Issei first to get new DAR pin" (p. 1), "26 State Solons Co-Author Cal. FEPC Measure" (p. 1), "IDC to discuss marriage bias laws" (p. 1), "Hawaii maintains vigorous campaign to push citizenship training classes for aliens" (p. 3), "Chinese tongs provided insurance against want, place to …
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 49, No. 9 (August 28, 1959)

Selected article titles: "50th star flutters: Hawaii now full-fledged state" (p. 1), "Immigration director who facilitated Issei naturalization named to intelligence" (p. 1), "Mid-Manhattan's power blackout taken in stride; mother tells ghost stories to children at bedtime, enjoyed by candlelight" (p. 3), "Zen identified with 'state where nothing of importance …
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 48, No. 10 (March 6, 1959)

Selected article titles: "Hawaii Statehood passes Senate group; JACLer hopes future pleas unnecessary" (p. 1), "Lip service to brotherhood idea not enough, CLers told" (p. 1), "Idaho governor signs marriage bill" (p. 1), "Washington's governor, Seattle mayor, Mike Masaoka address" (p. 3), "Project to aid Issei old folks in homes …
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