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Martin Higgins Papers
2001.319  
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Description
The collection includes letters and pamphlets sent to and from Martin J. Higgins between 1948 and 1950. The letters and pamphlets primarily concern H.B. 199 (the Equality in Naturalization and Immigration bill) and House Joint Resolution 238, which aimed to give citizenship to Issei.
Background
Biographical information is taken from the entry on the Texas Military Forces Museum (http://www.texasmilitaryforcesmuseum.org/hallofhonor/higginsmj.htm):
Extent
2 folders
Restrictions
All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from materials in this collection must be submitted to the Collections Management and Access Unit at the Japanese American National Museum (collections@janm.org).
Availability
By appointment only. Please contact the Collections Management and Access Unit (collections@janm.org). Advanced notice is required.