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Japanese American Evacuation & Relocation Collection
MS 24  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Japanese American Evacuation & Relocation collection
    Dates: 1942-1944
    Collection number: MS 24
    Creator: Motoki, I.
    Collection Size: 1 document box, 1 map folder
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: This collection includes individual case histories, posters and ephemera from the evacuation and relocation of Japanese American citizens, 1942-1944
    Physical location: Stored in Special Collections and Archives: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Japanese American Evacuation & Relocation collection. MS 24. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of I. Motoki

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Box 1 of this collection includes individual case histories. Oversize folder 1 contains 2 copies of Evacuation Notice posters and blueprint of the Tule Lake Internment Camp.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Japanese--United States
    Concentration camps--United States
    World War, 1939-1945--Evacuation of civilians
    Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945