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  • Preferred Citation
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Related Materials
  • Scope and Contents
  • Arrangement
  • Existence and Location of Copies
  • Processing Information for Digitized Materials

  • Contributing Institution: California State University Dominguez Hills, Gerth Archives and Special Collections
    Title: Manzanar Photo Album
    Identifier/Call Number: SPC.2019.024
    Physical Description: 1 box
    Physical Description: 0.85 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1942-1945; undated
    Abstract: This collection contains one album with photographs and newspaper clippings related to the Manzanar incarceration camp, Santa Fe Japanese Baseball team, and the Koyasan Buddhist Temple in Los Angeles. It also contains oversized photographs of Japanese interior design. Most of this collection is digitized and available online.
    Language of Material: English , Japanese .

    Preferred Citation

    For information about citing archival material, see the Citations for Archival Material  guide, or consult the appropriate style manual.

    Conditions Governing Use

    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.

    Conditions Governing Access

    There are no access restrictions on this collection.

    Related Materials

    This collection is part of the California State University Japanese American Digitization Project. For more Japanese American related materials please consult: CSU Japanese American Digitization Project 

    Scope and Contents

    The Manzanar Photo Album (1942-1945; undated) contains one album with photographs and newspaper clippings related to the Manzanar incarceration camp, World War Two, and Japanese interior design. The photographs in the collection contain images of life at the camp and include photographs of sports teams, funerals, barracks, and other images. The other oversized photographs in the album are of Japanese tea rooms and gardens.

    Arrangement

    Arranged in one box.

    Existence and Location of Copies

    Some of the collection has been digitized and is available at the CSU Japanese American Project site: Manzanar Photo Album. 

    Processing Information for Digitized Materials

    The Gerth Archives and Special Collections created digitalized reproductions from the original material for long-term preservation and access. These preservation files (1.97 Gb, 30 tif files) were scanned to and stored on the Gerth Archives and Special Collections Deparment Drive. For more information on the best practices and standards for the digitization process, please see: CSU Japanese American Digitization Project technical reference guide. 

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
    Japanese Americans
    Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
    Manzanar Incarceration Camp