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Anti-immigration sentiment

On Tolerance, newspaper editorial, The Press Democrat, May 27, 1942

Newspaper editorial dated May 27, 1942, on Sonoma County, California's Japanese evacuation and incarceration. Author offers stance of tolerance and "true democracy." Author is anonymously named "Miss Nineteen." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: lp041-01-004
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Oral history of George Wakiji

Oral history Interview of George Wakiji. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: csuci_vcc-jic_0003
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Report of the California Joint Immigration Committee

California Joint Immigration Committee report titled: "Quota For Japan As A Remedy For Misunderstanding And Promoter Of Trade."
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America's Frown Has Put End to Japanese Colonization Scheme. President Taft Submits to Senate Statement by Knox Announcing Attitude Assumed by United States. Sale of Property in Mexico Discouraged. (May 1, 1912)

The Seattle Daily Times, May 1, 1912, pp. 1, 4
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Washington Regards Situation as Grave (September 10, 1907)

The Seattle Daily Times, September 10, 1907, p. 5
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"Yellow Peril"

Roger Daniels Interview Segment 1

Description of the "yellow peril" (audio only)

This interview is audio-only. It contains raw footage used by Steven Okazaki in his 1985 film Unfinished Business.

This material is based upon work assisted by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Any opinions, finding, and conclusions …

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Yellow Peril' Enters Chicago School Rooms. Division of Opinion Arises Among Board Members on Question of Admitting Adult Celestials. (August 30, 1910)

The Seattle Daily Times, August 30, 1910, p. 9
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Jap Wrestlers Plan Invasion. Promoter Would Bring Sixty Brown Men to Seattle and Put Them in Big Tournament at Baseball Park. He Will Select Best Men From Many Countries and Let Them Fight It Out for the Championship Here. (February 13, 1908)

The Seattle Daily Times, February 13, 1908, p. 12
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The Japanese Tidal Wave (April 24, 1900)

The Seattle Daily Times, April 24, 1900, p. 1
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Is There Discrimination at the City Market? (September 24, 1911)

The Seattle Daily Times, September 24, 1911, p. 6
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