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Letter about Hiring a Japanese American for an Engineer Position at the Camouflage Factory

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

Letter about Hiring a Japanese American for an Engineer Position at the Camouflage Factory

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

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Date: 1943 May 6
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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.
Purchased from William Reese Co. on the William Robertson Coe Fund No. 3, 2010.
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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.
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