Guide to the Eddie S. Muraoka Collection, 1942-1980

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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Eddie S. Muraoka Collection
Dates: 1942-1980
Identification: SC/ESM
Creator: Muraoka, Eddie S.
Physical Description: 3.00 linear feet
Language of Materials:

English

Japanese
Repository: Special Collections
Abstract: Eddie S. Muraoka was interned during the Second World War at Manzanar Internment Camp in Manzanar, CA. The collection includes scrapbooks filled with news clippings on Japanese-American internment, dated 1942-1980s. It also includes loose issues of Pacific Citizen, Kashu Mainichi, Raffu Shimpo, and Maui Kanyaku Imin (Centennial Edition).

Biographical Information:

Eddie S. Muraoka was interned at Manzanar Internment Camp from 1942-1945.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Corporate Name:

Manzanar War Relocation Center

Genre/Form of Material:

Publications
Scrapbooks

Geographic Name:

Owens Valley (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century

Topical Term:

Japanese Americans -- California -- History -- 20th century
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- United States
World War, 1939-1945 -- Evacuation of civilians
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], [date], Eddie S. Muraoka Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Related Materials:

This collection is a part of the Japanese-American Internment Camp Collection  

Scope and Contents

The collection includes scrapbooks filled with news clippings on Japanese-American internment, dated 1942-1980s. It also includes loose issues of Pacific Citizen, Kashu Mainichi, Raffu Shimpo, and Maui Kanyaku Imin (Centennial Edition).

Collection Contents

Box 1, Item 1

Scrapbook, Manzanar, California, 1942-1943

Box 2, Item 1

Scrapbook Manzanar, California, 1943

Box 3, Item 1

Scrapbook, ca. 1940

Box 4, Item 1

Loose Scrapbook Pages, Newspaper Clippings, ca. 1940

Box 5, Item 1

"Pacific Citizen", 1981-2005