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When you leave the relocation center

From: Records related to the community government at the Poston Relocation Center, Arizona

When you leave the relocation center

From: Records related to the community government at the Poston Relocation Center, Arizona

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Date: 1945
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Description:
The Poston Relocation Center in Arizona was the largest of the ten Japanese American internment camps operated by the United States War Relocation Authority during World War II, 1942-1945.
Abstract:
Records related to a community government formed by Japanese American internees at the Poston Relocation Center, Arizona, 1942-1945. Material includes reports from committees on health care, social welfare, and education, as well as a charter for the community government. The collection also includes memoranda about camp governance and other publications in English and Japanese distributed by the United States War Relocation Authority, as well as contemporary newspaper clippings about relocation centers and Japanese Americans.
Physical Description:
1 vol. ; 26 cm.
Box:
Box 1
Folder:
Folder 40
Volume/Enumeration:
C-0602
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Japanese American Internment Exhibition
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 14728209
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