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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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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 19 (November 7, 1986)

Edition contains Mail Order Supplement, A-D, between pages 4 and 5. Selected article titles: "'Star Trek' Star Honored by Hollywood" (pp. 1, 8), "L.A.'s Nikkei-Oriented Movie Theater Closes Doors" (pp. 1, 5), "Mineta Recalls Impact of 99th Congress on JAs" (p. 2), and "Take Risks, Help Others, Matsui Tells Students" …
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Pacific Citizen, Vol. 103, No. 20 (November 14, 1986)

Edition contains Travel Section, A-B, between pages 4 and 5. Selected article titles: "New Lineup in House, Senate May Help Redress Legislation" (pp. 1, 3), "Prop. 63 Passes; Opponents Plan Next Move" (pp. 1-2), "From the Frying Pan: Diary of an 'Enemy'" (p. 4), and "NJAHS Project: Liberators of WW2 …
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Letter from Paul Takagi to Mrs. Waegell, July 28, 1943

Correspondence from Paul Takagi to Mrs. Waegell regarding the political situation during World War II. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: sac_jaac_2422
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Public opinion

A school assignment completed by Shig Katayama, where he outlines Public Opinion. Section headings include: public opinion, function of public opinion, nature of public opinion, how can public opinion be ascertained, how is public opinion influenced, propaganda, influence of newspaper upon public opinion, influence of radio upon public opinion, other …
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Running for office

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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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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Clarence T. Arai Enters Contest for House Seat (July 18, 1934)

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