• Creator
  • Hirabayashi, Gordon
  • Created Date
  • 1943
  • Description
  • In his letter, Hirabayashi discusses recent events in Eleanor's life along with his own new appointment with the Quaker organization, American Friends Service Committee. According to Hirabayashi he will run the organization's Spokane office, helping Japanese evacuees to find jobs and housing. He also mentions his court case, stating "The opinions of our attorneys during the recent Supreme Court hearings were anything but hopeful. However, ther... more
    In his letter, Hirabayashi discusses recent events in Eleanor's life along with his own new appointment with the Quaker organization, American Friends Service Committee. According to Hirabayashi he will run the organization's Spokane office, helping Japanese evacuees to find jobs and housing. He also mentions his court case, stating "The opinions of our attorneys during the recent Supreme Court hearings were anything but hopeful. However, there has been a little improvement along the lines of possibilities. Still, what Harold Evans, our Quaker attorney, says is quite realistic: "As you doubtless realize, it is extremely difficult to win a case like yours while a World War is in progress."". 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