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The Japanese American Citizens League

Japanese American Citizens League

A photograph of the Fourth of July Parade in Monterey, California. The Japanese American Citizens League is represented by the banner. From page 56 of: Tazu Kawamoto photo album (csudh_taz_0001). See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: taz_01_56_001
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Digest of the West Coast Newspaper Items, December 6, 1945 to January 15, 1946

Factual information describing the activities of the Japanese Americans in the armed forces, Anti Japanese activities, housing of Japanese Americans in Burbank and other significant activities during the period from December 6, 1945 to January 15 , 1946. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project …
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Giri: kodomo no tame ni = For the sake of the children

Interview transcripts from oral histories with Sonoma County Japanese American families. Conducted by Sonoma County JACL Oral History Project. The book was published in 2003. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: lp041-01-012
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Letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin, September 5, 1995

A letter from Michi Weglyn to Frank Chin in which criticizes the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) for dismissing the Lim Report, a report commissioned by JACL in 1989 to determine the extent of their collaboration with Japanese American incarceration during Word War II. See this object in the California …
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Community publications

Hisaye Yamamoto Interview Segment 3

Early interest in writing: getting published in the Japanese American press

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II incarceration camps. As a result, the interviews in …


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Hideo Hoshide Interview I Segment 27

Discussion of community newspapers before World War II
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Hideo Hoshide Interview I Segment 20

Working for community newspaper, the Japanese American Courier
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Seattle

Frank Miyamoto Interview Segment 1

Prewar activities: attending the University of Washington, conducting a study of the Seattle Japanese American community for master's thesis

This interview was conducted by sisters Emiko and Chizuko Omori for their 1999 documentary, Rabbit in the Moon, about the Japanese American resisters of conscience in the World War II …


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Gene Akutsu Interview II Segment 1

Growing up in Seattle, Washington
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Gene Akutsu Segment 2

Growing up around "Profanity Hill," Seattle, Washington
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