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Hank Umemoto and George Uchida Oral History Interview

 Collection — Box: MISC-10, Folder: UNO-0225
Identifier: UNO-0225
UNO graduate student Byrony Forbes interviewed Hank Umemoto and George Uchida on April 6, 2013, as part of the research for her master’s thesis about romantic and sexual relationships in Japanese American camps during World War II. In addition to sharing information about their experiences as teenagers at Manzanar incarceration center during WWII, Umemoto and Uchida shared other typical information about their families before, during, and after incarceration such as information about jobs and entertainment like dances.

Dates

  • April 6, 2013

Creator

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Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

70 Megabytes (2 digital objects (docx and mp3)) : located at G:\Donors\Forbes BKforbes-interview transcript.docx BKForbes-Interview.mp3

Arrangement

Collection has not yet been arranged and described.

Custodial History

Donated to the Criss Library by Byrony Forbes in November 2015.

Related Materials

Forbes, Byrony K. Reinstituting romance: how interment redefined Japanese American romantic relationships. Thesis (M.A.)--University of Nebraska at Omaha, 2015. http://search.proquest.com.leo.lib.unomaha.edu/docview/1748046197?accountid=14692

Creator

Title
Hank Umemoto and George Uchida Oral History Interview
Status
unprocessed
Author
Angela Kroeger; Amy Schindler
Date
2015-12-18
Description rules
Description based on DACS
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections Repository

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