• Created Date
  • ca. 1942
  • Description
  • This memorandum includes a broad overview of the reasoning behind the creation of the combat zone, Executive Order 9066, and Executive Order 9102 as well as the selection of relocation areas, the kinds of jobs held by Japanese-Americans and the administration of the relocation areas. It outlines the purpose, organization, staffing and kinds of programs to be created at relocation centers. The document states that "The primary task of the schoo... more
    This memorandum includes a broad overview of the reasoning behind the creation of the combat zone, Executive Order 9066, and Executive Order 9102 as well as the selection of relocation areas, the kinds of jobs held by Japanese-Americans and the administration of the relocation areas. It outlines the purpose, organization, staffing and kinds of programs to be created at relocation centers. The document states that "The primary task of the schools in relocation centers is to develop an education program which will promote understanding of American ideals and loyalty to American institutions and training for the responsibilities of citizenship, of family and for economic independence...". less
  • Format
  • text
    Memorandum
    Scanned from original text or image at 200 dpi saved in TIFF format, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm software's JPEG2000 Extension. 2012