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Japanese Internment collection
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  • Conditions Governing Use
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Title: Japanese Internment collection
    creator: American Baptist Home Mission Society
    creator: American Friends Service Committee. Japanese-American Relations Committee
    creator: Congregational Christian Committee for Work with Japanese Evacuees. Citizens Committee for Resettlement
    creator: General Council of the Congregational Christian Churches of the United States. Council for Social Action
    creator: Granada Relocation Center
    creator: Himes, Chester B., 1909-1984
    creator: Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952
    creator: Institute of Pacific Relations. American Council
    creator: Japanese American Citizens' League
    creator: McCloy, John J. (John Jay), 1895-1989
    creator: Meyer, Dillon S.
    creator: Moore, Wallace H., Lt. Col.
    creator: National Japanese American Student Relocation Council
    creator: Phinney, Milton C.
    creator: Sproul, Robert Gordon, 1891-1975
    creator: United States. War Relocation Authority
    Identifier/Call Number: 0296
    Identifier/Call Number: 354
    Physical Description: 2.05 Linear Feet 3 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1942-1946
    Abstract: The collection consists of copies of the Manzanar Free Press, the Information Bulletin published by the Japanese-American Relations Committee of the American Friends Service Committee, and various pamphlets and fliers published and/or distributed by the War Relocation Authority and various private social service agencies. The bulk of the material is sympathetic to the plight of the interned Japanese and their eventual return (resettlement) to their homes.

    Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of copies of the Manzanar Free Press, the Information Bulletin published by the Japanese-American Relations Committee of the American Friends Service Committee, and various pamphlets and fliers published and/or distributed by the War Relocation Authority and various private social service agencies. The bulk of the material is sympathetic to the plight of the interned Japanese and their eventual return (resettlement) to their homes.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Japanese Internment collection, Collection no. 0296, Regional History Collection, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Archival resources
    World War, 1939-1945 -- California -- Archival resources
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese-Americans -- Archival resources
    California -- History -- 20th century -- Archival resources
    Newsletters
    Newspapers
    Pamphlets
    Fliers (printed matter)
    American Baptist Home Mission Society -- Archives
    American Friends Service Committee. Japanese-American Relations Committee -- Archives
    Congregational Christian Committee for Work with Japanese Evacuees. Citizens Committee for Resettlement -- Archives
    General Council of the Congregational Christian Churches of the United States. Council for Social Action -- Archives
    Granada Relocation Center -- Archives
    Himes, Chester B., 1909-1984 -- Archives
    Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 -- Archives
    Institute of Pacific Relations. American Council -- Archives
    Japanese American Citizens' League -- Archives
    Manzanar War Relocation Center -- Archives
    McCloy, John J. (John Jay), 1895-1989 -- Archives
    Meyer, Dillon S. -- Archives
    Moore, Wallace H., Lt. Col. -- Archives
    National Japanese American Student Relocation Council -- Archives
    Phinney, Milton C. -- Archives
    Sproul, Robert Gordon, 1891-1975 -- Archives
    United States. War Relocation Authority -- Archives