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Overview This collection consists of a manuscript/memoir written by Atushi Archi Miyamoto about the Gripsholm Exchanges, or the exchanges of civilians and Prisoners of War, between the United States and Japan during World War II.
Dates: 2007; 2012
Overview This collection includes correspondence, media, publications, photographs, manuscripts, documents, and other materials related to Aiko Herzig Yoshinaga's life and work related to activism and social justice. Subjects in the collection include Redress and Reparations, the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians, Japanese American incarceration, and Aiko's personal life. Some material has been digitized and is available online.
Dates: circa 1900-December 1, 2018; Majority of material found within 1980-2018
Overview This collection includes Japanese Jaunts newsletters published for American Servicemen in Japan. It includes information on listed tours for Americans, events in town and around Japan, and movies on base.
Dates: 1953-1954; undated
Overview This collection contains one box of documents belonging to Tsugitada Kanamori. Materials in this collection mostly pertain to Kanamori’s efforts regarding cancelling his renunciation and reinstating his American citizenship.
Overview This collection contains one album of mostly photographs compiled by Tazu Kawamoto that document various people, events, and activities throughout 1939-1943. Materials in this collection include: photographs, flyers, invitations, and business cards relating to Tazu Kawamoto’s personal life, with a focus on events during the World’s Fair on San Francisco’s Treasure Island in 1939. This collection also has photographs most likely taken inside the Gila River Incarceration Center in Arizona,...
Overview This collection contains one box of photographic images taken by Ted Kahara, a World War II Japanese-American Infantryman and Intelligence Officer. Materials include: 35 mm slides and negatives, and photographs.
Overview This collection includes digitized photographs and a commemorative photo album related to the Kobata family. Images in the collection include the Kobata Nursery in Los Angeles, plants at the nursery, tour photographs of Japan, and portraits of the Kobata family. All of the items in this collection have been digitized and are available online.
Dates: 1902-1967; Majority of material found within 1910-1925
Scope and Contents This collection consists of twelve issues of Kokusai Shashin Joho – “The International Graphic” Magazine from 1927-1931. Kokusai Shashin Joho, first published in 1922, documents current event photography in Japan and around the world. Each issue consists of photography, art prints, and larger fold-out prints. Included in one of the issues is the “Enthronement Pictorial Special Number” documenting Emperor Hirohito’s ascension to...
Overview This collection documents the academic and professional life of Dr. Vivian Price, a political scientist, videographer, and union electrician, who has played an active role in the labor and non-traditional women’s occupation movement in Los Angeles, California. Materials include: legal and business papers, labor union records, professional organization and conference materials, correspondence, newsletters, press releases, newspaper clippings, ephemera, lectures, miscellaneous academic papers,...
Dates: 1970-2014; Majority of material found within 1990-1997
Overview The collection is comprised of seven volumes of the author's accounts from the time of the Attack on Pearl Harbor, during the mass removal and incarceration, and after being released from the Gila River camp. The collection documents his observation and thoughts on a variety issues during the war and the postwar time. Also included are some issues from the Gila River Co-op newsletters, which contain his essays, and Japanese translations of two English announcements presumably made by Captain...
Dates: 1941 December 7-1946 March 19
- Poston Incarceration Camp 2
- Apprenticeship and Non Traditional Employment for Women 1
- Boston Tradeswomen's Network 1
- Cassyd, Donna 1
- Century Freeway Affirmative Action Committee Inc. (Calif.) 1
- Century Housing Corporation (Calif.) 1
- Chicago Women in Trades 1
- Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 1
- Collins, Wayne M. 1
- Crudup, Neshtey 1
- Doro, Sue, 1937- 1
- Electric Women 1
- Gila River Incarceration Camp 1
- Gripsholm (Ship) 1
- Herzig, John A., 1922-2005 1
- International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Local 11 (Calif.) 1
- International Union of Operating Engineers. Local 501 1
- Jerome Incarceration Camp 1
- Kawamoto, Tazu 1
- Kihara, Ted 1
- Kokusai Jōhōsha 1
- Los Angeles (Calif.). Department of Water and Power 1
- Los Angeles Metropolitan Plumbers 1
- Los Angeles Unified School District 1
- Mixer, Madeline 1
- Miyamoto, Atushi Archi 1
- Price, Vivian 1
- Santa Anita Assembly Center (Calif.) 1
- Shaw, Lynn Judith 1
- Sisters in the Brotherhood 1
- Southern California Tradeswomen Network 1
- Tradeswomen, Inc. 1
- Tule Lake Incarceration Camp 1
- United States. Department of Labor 1
- Women in Non Traditional Employment Roles (WINTER) 1 ∧ less