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Frost (Charles W. and Margaret) Papers
97.169  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Alternative Forms of Material Available
  • Biography / Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Charles W. and Margaret Frost papers
    Dates: 1942-1945
    Collection number: 97.169
    Creator: Frost, Charles W.
    Creator: Frost, Margaret
    Collection Size: .5 linear feet
    Repository: Japanese American National Museum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    Los Angeles, California 90012
    Abstract: This collection contains items belonging to Margaret Frost. The War Relocation Authority (WRA) employed Mrs. Frost and her husband, Charles W. Frost, as teachers at the Tule Lake and Minidoka concentration camps.
    Physical location: Japanese American National Museum 100 North Central Avenue, Los Angeles 90012

    Access

    By appointment only. Please Contact the Collections Management and Access Unit by email (collections@janm.org) or telephone (213-830-5615).

    Publication Rights

    All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from materials in this collection must be submitted to the Hirasaki National Resource Center at the Japanese American National Museum (collections@janm.org).

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Charles W. and Margaret Frost papers. 97.169, Japanese American National Museum. Los Angeles, CA.

    Alternative Forms of Material Available

    The collection has been scanned and made available through Densho (http://ddr.densho.org/collections/#ddr-janm).

    Biography / Administrative History

    Husband and wife, Charles W. and Margaret Frost were both employed by the WRA and worked as teachers at the Tule Lake and Minidoka concentration camps. The materials in this collection include flyers for social activities and community meetings, drawings and sketches, invitations to events, cards, and other such documents.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection contains a variety of rare WRA educational material as well as other documents and objects which help highlight recreational life in the camps.

    Arrangement

    Folder 1: 32 documents/flyers related to various camp community meetings or activates.
    Folder 2: 32 documents/flyers related to various camp community meetings or activates.
    Folder 3: 31 documents/flyers related to various camp community meetings or activates.
    Folder 4: 32 documents/flyers related to various camp community meetings or activates.
    Folder 5: 32 documents/flyers related to various camp community meetings or activates.
    Folder 6: 32 documents/flyers related to various camp community meetings or activates.
    Folder 7: 26 documents/flyers related to various camp community meetings or activates.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Frost, Charles W.
    Frost, Margaret
    Japanese Americans
    World War II
    Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
    United States. War Relocation Authority
    Japanese American evacuation and resettlement
    Tule Lake Relocation Center
    Minidoka Relocation Center
    Tulelake (Calif.)
    Jerome (Idaho)