[Back to Formatted Version]

Relief and Support Groups for Japanese Americans During World War II Collection, 1942-1945

Collection Overview

Title: Relief and Support Groups for Japanese Americans During World War II Collection, 1942-1945

ID: SC/RSG

Creator: Delmar T. Oviatt Library

Extent: 0.42 Linear Feet

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

Many non-governmental groups sought redress for Japanese Americans interned during World War II. This collection contains reports, correspondence, publicity, and other documents issued by the Committee on Resettlement of Japanese Americans, National Japanese American Student Relocation Council, Pacific Coast Committee on American Principles and Fair Play, YMCA, American Friends Service Committee, and Japanese American Citizens League. These groups sought to provide relief and support for interned Japanese-Americans.

Biographical Note

The Oviatt Library created this collection of materials for study and research.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Relief and Support Groups for Japanese Americans During World War II Collection contains reports, correspondence, publicity, and other documents issued by the Committee on Resettlement of Japanese Americans, National Japanese American Student Relocation Council, Pacific Coast Committee on American Principles and Fair Play, YMCA, American Friends Service Committee, and Japanese American Citizens League. These groups sought to provide relief and support for interned Japanese-Americans.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions: Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Original/Copies Note: Digital reproductions of selected items in this collection are available electronically as a part of the CSU Japanese American Digitization Project. For more information please see http://digital-library.csun.edu/.

Preferred Citation: For information about citing items in this collection consult the appropriate style manual, or see the Citing Archival Materials guide.

Processing Information: Tony  Gardner

Finding Aid Revision History: Special Collections and Archives staff, 2012


Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Save to your list.
Folder 1: American Friends Service Committee, 1942-1943Save to your list.
Folder 2: Committee on Resettlement of Japanese Americans, 1943Save to your list.
Folder 3: Japanese American Citizens League, 1942-1965Save to your list.
Folder 4: National Japanese American Student Relocation Council, 1943-1946Save to your list.
Folder 5: Pacific Coast Committee on American Principles, 1943-1945Save to your list.
Folder 6: Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA), 1943-1944Save to your list.