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Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA)

Letter from Willard E. Schmidt, National Chief of Internal Security, to R. B. Cozzens, Field Assistant Director, War Relocation Authority, November 22, 1943

Contains recommendations for future planning and functions of the Internal Security Section of the Tule Lake incarceration camp, including for a segregation area for "bachelor Kibei and recalcitrants" and detailing needs for personnel, equipment, and security procedures; letter calls for the camp to be considered "maximum type" given that it …
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Relocating A People

This is an article from the magazine "Common Ground," volume III, no. 4, summer 1943, which discusses about the manpower shortage and the considerable expense to the government due to the relocation of 110,000 people of Japanese descent. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project …
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Operators of Jap Farm Get U.S. Aid (May 20, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, May 20, 1942, p. 30
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90 Pct. of Jap Farms Occupied (May 17, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, May 17, 1942, p. 12
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Mixed Jap-White Families Freed (September 4, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, September 4, 1942, p. 10
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California Japanese Warned to Report (April 26, 1942)

The Seattle Daily Times, April 26, 1942, p. 30
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Information sheet about the Tanforan Racetrack/Detention Center

Information sheet about the history of the Tanforan Racetrack/Detention Center.
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Family portrait

A photograph The War Relocation Authority took of the Okano family in Denver, Colorado at Eleanor Apartments in the Spring of 1945.
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Letter from George Yoshioka to Rev. [Wendell L.] Miller, [September 11, 1942]

Personal letter written from Santa Anita Assembly Center. Yoshioka discusses the start of "movement to Relocation Centers," naming Parker Dam; Wyoming; Granada, Colorado; Arkansas; and Gila, Arizona, along with locations from which people are being removed, including San Diego, Los Angeles, Hollywood, Long Beach, and other Southern California locations. He …
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Letter from the Suzuki's to Rev. and Mrs. Miller, circa 1942

Letter from the Suzuki's to Rev. and Mrs. Miller regarding recent happenings at the Santa Anita Assembly Center. See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: WLM_01-46_14
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