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Politics

An Oral History with Norman Y. Mineta - Segment 1

Japanese American congressman, representing the Thirteenth Congressional District of California, born and raised in San Jose, California, discusses his early life, graduation from the University of California, Berkeley, and receiving a commission and serving in the armed forces from 1953-1956. Recalls the removal, "relocation," and incarceration of Japanese Americans during …
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Mr. Harry Echiyu Hiraoka

Oral history interview with Mr. Harry Echiyu Hiraoka. Information on the oral history project is found in: csuf_stp_0012A; Glossary in: csuf_stp_0014. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: FCPL Hiraoka, Mr Harry Echiyu
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Digest of the West Coast Newspaper Items, September 24 to October 6, 1945.

Factual information describing the activities of Japanese Americans in the armed forces, civic groups as well as the activities of the Anti-Japanese groups , during the period from September 24 to October 6, 1945. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: WRA_01-01_01
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Open letter to the Honorable S. I. Hayakawa, United Senator from California

An open letter criticizing Senator S.I. Hayakawa for his public defense of Japanese American incarceration during World War II, possibly written by Frank Chin. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_04_004
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An Oral History with Norman Y. Mineta

Japanese American congressman, representing the Thirteenth Congressional District of California, born and raised in San Jose, California, discusses his early life, graduation from the University of California, Berkeley, and receiving a commission and serving in the armed forces from 1953-1956. Recalls the removal, "relocation," and incarceration of Japanese Americans during …
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Running for office

Tom Toshimi Shimasaki

Oral history interview with Toshimi Tom Shimasaki. Information on the oral history project is found in: csuf_stp_0012A; Glossary in: csuf_stp_0014. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: FCPL Shimasaki, Tom Toshimi
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Mr. Harry Echiyu Hiraoka

Oral history interview with Mr. Harry Echiyu Hiraoka. Information on the oral history project is found in: csuf_stp_0012A; Glossary in: csuf_stp_0014. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: FCPL Hiraoka, Mr Harry Echiyu
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 102, No. 15 (April 18, 1986)

Selected article titles: "Nikkei City Council Candidates Say They Were Smeared by Opponents" (pp. 1, 12), "Mother Bids Final Farewell to Soldier" (p. 2), "East Wind: Some Musings from Japan" (p. 4), and "Accept Us for Ourselves" (p. 5).
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 4 (July 25, 1986)

Selected article titles: "Los Angeles Redistricting Proposal Could Threaten Woo's Future as Councilman" (pp. 1-2), "Mink Formally Announces Candidacy for '86 Gubernatorial Race in Hawaii" (p. 1), and "Anti-Bigotry Campaign Launched" (p. 2).
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Clarence T. Arai Enters Contest for House Seat (July 18, 1934)

The Seattle Daily Times, July 18, 1934, p. 5
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