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Japanese Internment collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0296
The collection consists of copies of the Manzanar Free Press, the Information Bulletin published by the Japanese-American Relations Committee of the American Friends Service Committee, and various pamphlets and fliers published and/or distributed by the War Relocation Authority and various private social service agencies. The bulk of the material is sympathetic to the plight of the interned Japanese and their eventual return (resettlement) to their homes.

Dates

  • 1942-1946

Creator

Physical Description

The copies of the Manzanar Free Press are restricted due to their extremely fragile condition.

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Extent

2.05 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Abstract

The collection consists of copies of the Manzanar Free Press, the Information Bulletin published by the Japanese-American Relations Committee of the American Friends Service Committee, and various pamphlets and fliers published and/or distributed by the War Relocation Authority and various private social service agencies. The bulk of the material is sympathetic to the plight of the interned Japanese and their eventual return (resettlement) to their homes.

Physical Description

The copies of the Manzanar Free Press are restricted due to their extremely fragile condition.
Title
Finding aid for the Japanese Internment collection
Status
completed
Date
2010
Description rules
dacs

Revision Statements

  • 2014 October; 2017 October: Finding aid updated and edited by Sue Luftschein

Repository Details

Part of the USC Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles California 90089-0189 United States