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World War, 1939-1945--United States--Japanese Americans

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

442nd Regimental Combat Team Photograph Album

Identifier: SC 01573
Scope and Contents

18 black-and-white photographs, 8 pages, featuring soldiers from a Japanese-American, segregated regiment. Most of the photographs show the soldiers posing, working, and relaxing at camp, likely Camp Shelby in Mississippi. Three photos are accompanied by captions.

Dates: 1942-1944

Ardith Pugh Papers

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2010.684
Scope and Contents

Documents (photocopies), circa 1980s, relating to Ardith Pugh's service on the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians, created to investigate the internment of Japanese-American citizens during World War II.  This collection consists of photocopies of interviews/testimonies, case files used during the internment procedures, and correspondence between government officials, much of which was used by the Commission in its deliberations.

Dates: circa 1980-1989