The Henry Ikemoto collection includes materials on the Japanese American soldiers of the 100th Battalion/442nd Regimental
Combat Team, as well as Japanese-American evacuation and incarceration in camps during WWII. The materials are in the forms
of correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, booklets, programs, newspaper and magazine clippings, photobooks,
books, essays, and newsletters. Of special note are letters from American Red Cross volunteer Shirley Cobb to soldier Kune
Hisatoni and snapshots of Japanese American soldiers in Italy. Some of this collection has been digitized and is available
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Archives
and Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical
materials and not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.