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Film

June Yasuno Aochi (Yamashiro) Berk Segment 14

A memorable role in a Hollywood film with Jerry Lewis
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Satsuki Ina Segment 7

Community response to film about parents' wartime experiences
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Letter from Cy Donner to Michi Weglyn, June 2, 1967

A letter from Cy Donner to Michi Weglyn encouraging her to come out to California to talk to producers about two shows called "Youthquake" and "Pretty Talk". See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: chi_10_017
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Chapter 6 and 7 personality cards

Journal entries written by high school students discussing their observations and perspectives on a variety of topics including living in barracks, block noise, lack of privacy, mess hall dining, nosy neighbors, jobs, leisure time, sports, movies, church attendance, the Young Buddhist Association (YBA), family dynamics, social changes, dating, and rumors. …
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Recreational activities in the Gila community

Report detailing the establishment of the Community Activities Department to organize sports, dances, a library, movies, talent shows, drama performances, and lectures by the National Park Service about the desert environs. Includes description of issues with the installation of organized recreation due to lack of funding and personnel issues. Report …
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Soldiers getting autographs from actress Marilyn Hare

Soldiers getting autographs from actress Marilyn Hare. Caption on reverse: "Marilon [sic] Hare."
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"Leghorn Italy 'Paramount Theatre'"

Caption on front: "Leghorn [a.k.a. Livorno] Italy 'Paramount Theatre.' Went to see movie in Leghorn by the dirty canal. Kids swam in it."
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Jinx' Falkenburg signing autographs at USO show

Eugenia Lincoln 'Jinx' Falkenburg signing autographs at a USO show. Caption on front: "'Jenks' [sic]Falkenburg USO show Milan, Italy 1945."
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Soldiers and civilians outside American Red Cross Paramount Theatre

Soldiers and civilians outside American Red Cross Paramount Theatre in Livorno, Italy.
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Partial letter discussing the lack of rolls for Japanese women in Hollywood


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