Flaherty Collection: Japanese Internment Records 1921-1966, bulk 1942

collection

Campus:
San Jose State University
Library:
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
Subject(s):
World War, 1939-1945 United States California ; Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 ; World War, 1939-1945 Evacuation of civilians
Description:
The War Relocation Authority (WRA), together with the Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA), the Civil Affairs Division (CAD) and the Office of the Commanding General (OFG) of the Western Defense Command (WDC) operated together to segregate and house some 110,000 men women and children from 1942 to 1945. The collection contains documents and photographs relating to the establishment and administrative workings of the (WDC), the (WRA) and the (WCCA) for the year 1942.
Dates covered:
1921-1966, bulk 1942
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
11 linear feet
For more information:
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Citation Sample:
Flaherty Collection: Japanese Internment Records, San Jose State University Library, Special Collections & Archives.
Collection policy:
Open for research