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Part IV. Collective adjustments to the relocation center, chapter I: social structure of the community

Description of camp social structures including "Caucasian-Japanese relations" highlighting tension and hostility by three groups that most directly involve Japanese Americans and the incarceration: The War Relocation Authority (WRA), the US Army and the American public. Using case - studies, the manuscript examines these relationships and discusses the circumstances of …
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 25 (June 27, 1986)

Edition contains Travel Section, TS 1-4, between pages 6 and 7. Selected article titles: "'Victory in Sight,' Congressmen Tell Redress Supporters" (pp. 1, 8), "JA Groups Support Navajo Cause" (pp. 1, 10), "Japanese Australian Colonies 'Discovered': Australian Relates WW2 Heroics of Nisei Divers Raiding Manila Bay" (TS 3), and "Breaking …
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Military publication: "Pocket Guide to China"

Government publication used to train soldiers stationed in China. Uses many stereotypical references and drawings about Chinese people and culture. Also includes a section on Japanese people titled: "How to Spot a Jap" (see pages 69-79).
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Propaganda poster: "Jap Trap"


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Propaganda poster: "Warning! Our Homes Are in Danger Now!"


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Propaganda poster: "Put the Squeeze on the Japanese"


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Propaganda poster: "December 7th 1941 - Remember!!"


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Propaganda poster: "Every Mile You Drive Over"...


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Propaganda poster: "Don't Fall for Enemy Propaganda"


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Propaganda poster: "The Little Jap is a Big Job!"


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