• Creator
  • Fukami, Marguerite
  • Created Date
  • 1942
  • Description
  • In her letter, Marguerite describes life in Pinedale and her homesickness for Seattle. She writes "We are all well and quite content with our lot. Occasionally we rebel at the cramping atmosphere and the unfairness of "it" all. We don't lapse into these thoughtful moods very often because it is extremely dangerous to do so. Too much frustration causes one to lose his grip on life--and we are all too young to do that. If we live in the present,... more
    In her letter, Marguerite describes life in Pinedale and her homesickness for Seattle. She writes "We are all well and quite content with our lot. Occasionally we rebel at the cramping atmosphere and the unfairness of "it" all. We don't lapse into these thoughtful moods very often because it is extremely dangerous to do so. Too much frustration causes one to lose his grip on life--and we are all too young to do that. If we live in the present, all would be lost. But, if we live in the idealistic hope of the future, we garner new hope and new strength. How I admire Gordon Hirabayashi for his stand in this evacuation movement! He is our hope for the future[...]". less
  • Format
  • text
    Letter (correspondence)
    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. 2013