Guide to the Heart Mountain Relocation Center Collection

Special Collections & Archives
Oviatt Library
California State University, Northridge
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Northridge, CA 91330-8326
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Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: Special Collections & Archives
Title: Heart Mountain Relocation Center Collection
Creator: Delmar T. Oviatt Library
Identifier/Call Number: SC.HMRC
Extent: 0.42 linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1943-1945
Abstract: The Heart Mountain Relocation Center was built during the summer of 1942 and received its first contingent of Japanese Americans on August 12, 1942. It is located in Park County, northwestern Wyoming. The collection contains Community Camp Council meeting minutes, camp laws, correspondence, the case of People of Heart Mountain vs. Tom Yamada, and other documents.
Language of Material: English

Historical Note:

The Oviatt Library created this collection of materials for study and research.

Scope and Contents

The Heart Mountain Relocation Center Collection contains Community Camp Council meeting minutes, camp laws, and correspondence produced by Japanese Americans living in Heart Mountain Relocation Center, as well as legal documents from the People of Heart Mountain vs. Tom Yamada, and other documents.

Related Material

This collection is part of the Japanese-American Internment Camp Collection  .

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Preferred Citation:

For information about citing items in this collection consult the appropriate style manual, or see the Citing Archival Materials  guide.

Processing Information:

Tony Gardner

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Documents
Photographs

Box 1, Folder 1

Community Council Meeting Minutes, 1944-1945

Box 1, Folder 2

Community Government Documents, 1943-1944

Box 1, Folder 3

Study Committee for the Opening of the West Coast, 1944

Box 1, Folder 4

Community Council Documents, 1944

Box 1, Folder 5

Community Laws, Codes, Ordinances, and Instructions, 1943-1944

Box 1, Folder 6

Correspondence, 1943

Box 1, Folder 7

People of Heart Mountain vs. Tom Yamada, Case 181, 1944

Box 1, Folder 8

Photographs