Preliminary Inventory of the National Japanese American Student Relocation Council records

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives staff
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Title: National Japanese American Student Relocation Council records
Date (inclusive): 1942-1946
Collection Number: 47019
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 115 manuscript boxes, 6 card file boxes, 6 card file drawers (50.8 linear feet)
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, case files, minutes, and questionnaires, relating to the placement of interned Japanese American students in colleges and universities in the U.S. during World War II.
Creator: National Japanese American Student Relocation Council.

Access

Users must sign user agreement. Original metal file drawers restricted. The remainder of the collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], National Japanese American Student Relocation Council records, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1947.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Education.
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
United States.
World War, 1939-1945--Education and the war.
World War, 1939-1945--United States.
World War, 1939-1945.

 

National Office Administrative Files

Box 1

A

Box 2

A-B

Box 3

B

Box 4

B-C

Box 5

C

Box 6

C-D

Box 7

E-F

Box 8

F-H

Box 9

H

Box 10

H-J

Box 11

J-L

Box 12

L-M

Box 13

M-N

Box 14

N-O

Box 15

P-R

Box 16

R-S

Box 17

S

Box 18

S-T

Box 19

T-U

Box 20

U-V

Box 21

V

Box 22

V-W

Box 23-33

W

Box 34

W-Y

Box 35

Y-Z

Box 35-39

West Coast Office Files

 

No Records File

Scope and Contents note

File of correspondence with Japanese American students for whom official case files were not established. Contains general correspondence and 10% sample of individual correspondence folders. The bulk of individual correspondence folders formerly in this file have been discarded.
Box 40

A-J

Box 41

K-O

Box 42

S-W

Box 43

Y-individual names

Box 44-52

Miscellany

Scope and Contents note

Contains mainly project reports and telegrams.
 

Correspondence with University and College Officials

Scope and Contents note

Arranged alphabetically by name of institution.
Box 53

A

Box 54

A-B

Box 55

B

Box 56

B-C

Box 57

C

Box 58

C

Box 59

C

Box 60

C-D

Box 61

D

Box 62

D-E

Box 63

F-G

Box 64

G-H

Box 65

H

Box 66

H-I

Box 67

I-K

Box 68

K-L

Box 69

L-M

Box 70

M

Box 71

M

Box 72

M

Box 73

M-N

Box 74

N

Box 75

O-P

Box 76

P

Box 77

P-R

Box 78

R-S

Box 79

S

Box 80

S

Box 81

S

Box 82

S-T

Box 83

U-W

Box 84

W

Box 85

W

Box 86

W-Z

Box 87-91

Miscellany

Scope and Contents note

Contains correspondence, reports, and minutes.
Box 92-100

Religion File

Scope and Contents note

Contains correspondence and questionnaires arranged according to religion of students.
Box 101-112

Miscellany

Box 112-115

Case Files

Scope and Contents note

1% sample of official case files on Japanese American students. The bulk of folders formerly in this file have been discarded.
 

Index Card File on Japanese American students

Scope and Contents note

Arranged alphabetically by name of student.
Box 116

A-HI

Box 117

HO-KA

Box 118

KI-MU

Box 119

MU-OK

Box 120

OM-TAK

Box 121

TAM-Z

Object case

Original metal card file drawers (3 double-drawers)

Access

Restricted.