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Title Legacy of the Nisei [videorecording] : stories of Japanese American internment and World War II veterans / produced by the San Leandro Public Library ; produced by Nancy Fong, Mary Beth Barloga, Addie Silveira.

Imprint San Leandro, Calif. : San Leandro Public Library, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    940.53177 LEG    Available
Description 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. & b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series [Legacy series ; 2nd]
Legacy series (San Leandro, Calif.) ; 2.
Note Title from container.
"2nd oral history compilation film in the Legacy series produced by the San Leandro Public Library ... The projects were funded by California Civil Liberties Public Education Program, administered by the California State Library."--Letter accompanying DVD.
"In partnership with Eden Japanese Community Center, Estate of Miné Okubo, Friends of the San Leandro Public Library, Japanese American Club of Rossmoor, Japanese American Museum of San Jose, San Leandro Library Foundation, Southern Alameda County Buddhist Church, Topaz Museum, Utah."
Includes chapter selection.
Performer Interviews with: Takako Endo, James Hirabayashi, Connie Ichiyama, Eddie Ichiyama, Karen Kato, Ken Nihei, Esther Oda, Art Okuno, Akiko Okuno, George Shimizu, Mary Takai, John Takeuchi, Eiko Yamaichi, Jimi Yamaichi, Fusae Yoshida.
Summary "Experience first-hand accounts of life in the American World War II internment camps and of Nisei soldiers who fought for the United States while their families were interned in camps throughout the United States. Included are stories of love and marriage, the MIS and 100th/442nd, resistance to the draft and the lives of young people caught up in the government action that followed the bombing of Pearl Harbor."
System Details DVD; NTSC; widescreen.
Subject United States. Army. Regimental Combat Team, 442nd -- History.
United States. Army. Infantry Battalion, 100th -- History.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Japanese American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.
Japanese Americans -- History -- 20th century.
Japanese American soldiers -- History -- 20th century.
Japanese Americans -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Added Author Fong, Shyr Yuh-Yu, 1927-
Barloga, Mary Beth.
Silveira, Addie.
Endō, Takako.
San Leandro Public Library (Calif.)
Eden Japanese Community Center.
California Civil Liberties Public Education Program.
California State Library.
Added Title Stories of Japanese American internment and World War II veterans
Note Disc surface, menu and spine container title: Legacy of the Nisei

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