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Ralph Clayton Barnhart U. S. War Relocation Authority Records and Related Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS B266 382
Scope and Content Note

Legal opinions, proceedings, memoranda, report, and published materials pertaining to the U.S. War Relocation Authority, especially as regards its Central Utah Relocation Project at Topaz, Utah, and to its successor agency, the War Agency Liquidation Unit of the U.S. Department of the Interior.

Dates: 1942-1947

Alan and Mary Cazort Papers Related to Japanese American Incarceration in Arkansas

 Collection
Identifier: MC 1489
Scope and Content Note The collection consist of correspondence, printed and mimeographed material, newspaper clippings, and notes. Correspondence includes letters between the Y.W.C.A. and Mary Cazort concerning the creation of a Y.W.C.A. program at the Rowher and Jerome American concentration camps. The collection also contains newspaper clippings pertaining to the American concentration camps, including the employment of Japanese American incarcerees on local farms. The collection also includes copies of the...
Dates: 1942-1945

Jay Friedlander, “A Place Called Rohwer” Videotape

 Collection
Identifier: MC 408
Scope and Content Note

Sixty-minute color 3/4" videotape, produced by University of Arkansas at Little Rock associate professor of journalism Friedlander for Arkansas Educational Television Network in the summer of 1980; featuring photographs from National Archives and Records Service’s records of U.S. War Relocation Authority, interviews with former WRA internee Sam Yada and former WRA administrator Joseph Boone Hunter, and a discussion by Friedlander; broadcast by AETN March 29, 1981.

Dates: 1980

Robert Allen Leflar Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS L52
Scope and Content Note The collection contains all types of correspondence and information concerning the War Relocation Authority - General Information such as offices and functions of the War Relocation Authority, facts about it, administration highlights, wartime handling of evacuee property, problems of evacuee resettlement, constitutional principles involved in the relocation program, and the public relations program of the War Relocation Authority. The legal correspondence consists of letters...
Dates: 1942-1946

U. S. War Relocation Authority, Rohwer Relocation Center Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS G88 257
Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda; reports; bulletins; lists; budgets and other financial records: scrapbooks: camp newspapers, periodicals, and other printed titles; photographs; and other materials created, received, or collected by Nat R. Griswold while he served, 1943-1945, as Superintendent of the Community Activities Section of the Rohwer Relocation Center at McGehee, Ark., and pertaining to the operation of the center and to the life and work of its residents.

Dates: 1938-1945

U.S. Jerome Relocation Center, Denson, Arkansas Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS Un4j 360 WRA
Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, memoranda, transcripts of hearings, and other documents pertaining, variously, to: investigations, testimony, and other proceedings on incarcerees' applications for leave clearance and on segregation of incarceree; the suicide of an incarceree; legal services rendered, August 1943, by camp's Project Attorney; resignation of War Relocation Authority Assistant Solicitor Robert Allen Leflar. Correspondents include Ulys A. Lovell, Dillon Seymour Myer.

Dates: 1942-1944

U.S. War Relocation Authority Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS Un4p 365
Scope and Content Note Sixty-four 8" x 10" glossy prints, 31 of the Rohwer Relocation Center at McGehee, Ark. and 33 of the Jerome Center at Denson, Ark., together with 680 electrostatic copies of photographs (64 of those in 8" x 10" prints and 616 others) with coded and captioned identifications. Photographs and electrostatic copies depict aspects of camp administration and facilities and of the life and work of evacuees interned there. Prints and electrostatic copies are reproduced from original photographs in...
Dates: 1942-1944