Inventory of the Crane Rosenbaum and Henry Maier collection

Finding aid prepared by Alina Borja and Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: Crane Rosenbaum and Henry Maier collection
Date (inclusive): 1941-1944
Collection Number: XX030
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Abstract: Clippings, state legislation, and bibliographies, relating to the evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans in the United States during World War II.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Rosenbaum, Crane, collector.

Access

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Crane Rosenbaum and Henry Maier collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives

Accruals

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Scope and Content of Collection

Includes clippings, state legislation, and bibliographies, relating to the evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans in the United States during World War II.

Biographical Note

The Civilian Public Service provided conscientious objectors in the United States an alternative to military service during World War II. Henry Maier and Crane Rosenbaum served as secretaries of the Japanese Library Committee which was established by the Civilian Public Service to document the evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans during World War II.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Maier, Henry.
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
World War, 1939-1945--United States.

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

Bibliographical Materials circa 1941-1942

Scope and Contents note

Includes lists of pamphlets, government reports from the War Relocation Authority, the Tolan Committee, and the Dies Committee, and magazine articles from national, local, and religious periodicals.
Box/Folder: 1 : 2

List and copies of state legislation passed concerning the Japanese undated

 

Clippings Circa 1941-1944

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

Legal aspects, including opinions on the legality and morality of relocation

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

Miscellaneous topics, including anti-Japanese sentiment, comments of Black Americans, and an item from the Western Socialist

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

Life in the camps

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

Resettlement out of the camps during and after the war

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

Establishment of the centers and the evacuation period

Box/Folder: 1 : 8

Articles from national magazines, mounted on construction paper (Approximately 200) December 1942 to January 1944