• Creator
  • Hirabayashi, Gordon
  • Created Date
  • 1942
  • Description
  • In this letter from Gordon Hirabayashi to Arthur Barnett, a Quaker lawyer from Seattle, Gordon discusses the possibility of his release from King County Jail. He writes, "Rumors seem to indicate that I will soon be out. Floyd tells me that bond arrangement has been met; we now await word from Homer Morris." Arthur had reached out to Homer Morris, a Philadelphia Quaker less than a month before requesting support for Gordon's case. Gordon finish... more
    In this letter from Gordon Hirabayashi to Arthur Barnett, a Quaker lawyer from Seattle, Gordon discusses the possibility of his release from King County Jail. He writes, "Rumors seem to indicate that I will soon be out. Floyd tells me that bond arrangement has been met; we now await word from Homer Morris." Arthur had reached out to Homer Morris, a Philadelphia Quaker less than a month before requesting support for Gordon's case. Gordon finishes his brief letter asking for news, "Any sign of peace, yet? Have heard of a few rumors- far fetched ones.". less
  • Format
  • Text
    Correspondence (letter)
    Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in JPEG format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2014