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Hiroshi Fukuwa Manzanar Diary

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Identifier: SPC-2019-034
Overview This collection consists of a diary written by Hiroshi Fukuwa, Kibei Nisei of Los Angeles, California, along with newsletters, clippings, and handwritten notes created/collected in the incarceration camps during World War II. The diary details his incarceration experiences in the Manzanar camp in California, the Gila River camp in Arizona, and the Tule Lake camp in California. All materials in this collection are born-analog objects (digital reproductions).
Dates: 1942-1945

Aiko Herzig Yoshinaga Papers

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Identifier: SPC-2018-058
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

Atsushi Art Ishida Collection

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Identifier: SPC-2019-031
Overview The Atsushi Art Ishida Collection is comprised of about 900 photographs (prints, negatives, and digital reproductions) and other materials chronicling his time immediately after/during his incarceration in the Santa Anita Assembly Center in California, the Jerome incarceration camp in Arkansas, the Tule Lake Segregation Center in California, and the Minidoka incarceration camp in Idaho, and also depicting his time in pre-war Japan and during the Korean War. Most of the items in this collection...
Dates: circa 1930-1959; 1995

Kuwahara Family Papers

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Identifier: SPC-2018-040
Overview This collection documents the Kuwahara family's time at the Poston incarceration camp in Arizona during World War II. Materials include: newsletters from the schools and community in Poston's camp, photographs of the people incarcerated at the camp and the desert landscape, watercolor paintings of the camp facilities, and programs and booklets from the reunions of the Poston camp families. Some of the items in this collection have been digitized and available online.
Dates: 1943-2011

George and Mitzi Naohara Papers

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Identifier: SPC-2017-011
Overview This collection contains photo albums and scrapbooks compiled by George Naohara and Mitzi (Masukawa) Naohara as well as other materials depicting their experiences during World War II and the Korean War. There are also materials regarding the Gardena Buddhist Church activities in which George Naohara engaged after the war. Most of the items in this collection have been digitized and available online.
Dates: 1902-2000; undated; Majority of material found within 1942-1945; Majority of material found within 1950-1959

Takano Family Papers

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Identifier: SPC-2017-004
Overview This collection contains materials from members of the Takano family in Los Angeles, California, including Issei immigrants, Itsuhei and Tomoye Takano and Kumaji and Tsuruno Meguro, and their Nisei children, Fumio Fred and Yoneko (Meguro) Takano. The papers covers from prewar through post-war, including the period of the forced evacuation and incarceration during the war and the redress movement in the 1980s. Most of the items in this collection have been digitized and are available online.
Dates: 1906-1991; undated