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Guide to the Japanese-American Relocation Center Newspaper Collection, 1942-1945
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Historical Note:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Japanese-American Relocation Center Newspaper Collection
    Dates: 1942-1945
    Identification: SC/JARC
    Creator: Delmar T. Oviatt Library
    Physical Description: 6.78 linear feet
    Language of Materials:

    English

    Japanese
    Repository: Special Collections
    Abstract: During the internment of the Japanese-Americans from 1942-1945, newspapers recording camp activities and providing news of events outside the camps were issued by the internees from the beginning of their confinement in temporary assembly centers and permanent relocation centers. This collection of newspapers and newsletters consists of nineteen titles from nine different camps.

    Historical Note:

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

    Access Terms

    This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Paper records
    Publications

    Topical Term:

    Japanese Americans -- California -- History -- 20th century
    Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans

    Administrative Information

    Accruals:

    1985

    Processing Information:

    Tony Gardner

    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    Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge.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.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    The collection is open for research use.

    Electronic Format:

    Digital reproductions of selected items in this collection are available electronically as a part of the CSU Japanese American Digitization Project.   For more information please see http://digital-library.csun.edu/.  

    Related Publications:

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

    Preferred Citation:

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

    Scope and Contents

    The Japanese-American Relocation Center Newspaper Collection consists of nineteen publications from nine different camps. During the internment of the Japanese-Americans from 1942-1945, newspapers recording camp activities and providing news of events outside the camps were issued by the internees from the beginning of their confinement in temporary assembly centers and permanent relocation centers.