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Correspondence, 1942-1956

Physical Description: 0.50 linear feet
 

Personal, 1958-1993

Physical Description: 25 folders

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This series primarily contains correspondence between George Hoshida and his wife, Tamae, while they were separated. The letters span his time at Kilauea Detention Camp, Sand Island Detention Camp, Fort Sam Houston Justice Department Camp with most letters from HOshida's time at Lordsburg Internment Camp in New Mexico. He writes to Tamae while the family remains in Hilo, Hawai'i and throughout their move to Jerome Relocation Center in Denson, Arkansas. There are also letters to and from his daughters (June and Sandra), brother (Raymond), and others.
Box 1 Folder 1

February 1942

Physical Description: 6 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letterss numbered 2001.203.1A-.9D.
Box 1 Folder 2

March 1942

Physical Description: 8 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.7-.14.
Box 1 Folder 3

April 1-15, 1942

Physical Description: 8 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.15-.22.
Box 1 Folder 4

April 17-28, 1942

Physical Description: 7 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.23-.29.
Box 1 Folder 5

May 1942

Physical Description: 14 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.30--.43.
Box 1 Folder 6

June 1942

Physical Description: 4 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.44-.47.
Box 1 Folder 7

July 1942

Physical Description: 8 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.48-.54.
Box 1 Folder 8

August 1942

Physical Description: 9 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.55-.63.
Box 1 Folder 9

September 1942

Physical Description: 14 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.64-.77.
Box 1 Folder 10

October 1942

Physical Description: 14 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.78-.91.
Box 1 Folder 11

November 1942

Physical Description: 12 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.92-.103.
Box 1 Folder 12

December 1942

Physical Description: 5 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.104-.108.
Box 1 Folder 13

January 1943

Physical Description: 9 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.109-.117.
Box 1 Folder 14

February 1943

Physical Description: 15 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.118-.132.
Box 1 Folder 15

March 1943

Physical Description: 15 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.133-.147.
Box 1 Folder 16

April 1943

Physical Description: 20 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.148-.167.
Box 1 Folder 17

May 1943

Physical Description: 16 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.168-.183.
Box 1 Folder 18

June 1943

Physical Description: 9 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.184-.192.
Box 1 Folder 19

July 1943

Physical Description: 9 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.193-.201.
Box 1 Folder 20

August 1943

Physical Description: 13 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.202-.214.
Box 1 Folder 21

September 1943

Physical Description: 10 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.215-.224.
Box 1 Folder 22

October 1943

Physical Description: 9 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.225-.233.
Box 1 Folder 23

November 1943

Physical Description: 7 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.234-.240.
Box 1 Folder 24

1944-1950

Physical Description: 2 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.241-.242.
Box 1 Folder 25

Undated

Physical Description: 5 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.243-.247.
 

Government, 1943-1956

Physical Description: 8 folders

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

These are letters primarily between Tamae Hoshida and government officials while she tried to speed up George’s upcoming parole and have him transferred to Jerome with his family.
Box 1 Folder 26

March 1943

Physical Description: 6 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.248-.253.
Box 1 Folder 27

April-June 1943

Physical Description: 7 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.254-.260.
Box 1 Folder 28

July-September 1943

Physical Description: 12 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.261-.272.
Box 1 Folder 29

October 1943

Physical Description: 11 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.273-.283.
Box 1 Folder 30

November 1943

Physical Description: 10 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.284-.293.
Box 1 Folder 31

December 1943

Physical Description: 9 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.294-.302.
Box 1 Folder 32

October 1952-November 1956

Physical Description: 3 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.303-.305.
Box 1 Folder 33

Undated

Physical Description: 3 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes letters numbered 96.117.306-.308.
 

Government Documents,

Physical Description: 7 folders
 

Internment Camp,

Physical Description: 2 folders

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

This subseries consists of official documents for George and Tamae Hoshida relating to camp life and life immediately following camp.
Box 2 Folder 1

Physical Description: 6 items

Scope and Content Summary

One permit to purchase gasoline (96.117.309), a sample check from the Lordsburg Custodian Office (96.117.310), two hospital visitor passes for George Hoshida (96.117.311-.312), and travel/residence photo identification cards for both George and Tamae Hoshida (96.117.314A-.314B). Includes items numbered 96.117.310-.312 and 96.117.314A-.314B
Box 2 Folder 2

Physical Description: 1 items

Scope and Content Summary

A list of internees and their families from Hawai'i. Includes items numbered 96.117.315.
 

Territory of Hawaii,

Physical Description: 1 folder

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Official memorandums and documents from the Territory of Hawai'i.
Box 2 Folder 3

Physical Description: 4 item

Scope and Content Summary

One general license under Executive Order8389, one memorandum to all persons having use of funds of internees, one order that all persons are prohibited from entering the Territory of Hawai'i under provisions of Executive Order 9066 and Executive Order 9489, Tamae Hoshida's photo identification for the Territory of Hawai'i. Includes items numbered 96.117.316-.318 and 96.117.313.
 

Regulations,

Physical Description: 4 folders

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Formal ordinances, regulations, and memorandums put out by the United States government relating to behavioral expectations of iternees and general procedures.
Box 4 Folder 4

Physical Description: 2 items

Scope and Content Summary

Two copies of a treasury notification to civilian internees about blocking assets and instructions. Includes items numbered 96.117.319-.320.
Box 4 Folder 5

Physical Description: 1 items

Scope and Content Summary

Regulations for internee leaders. Includes items numbered 96.117.321.
Box 4 Folder 6

Physical Description: 1 items

Scope and Content Summary

One ordinance to define and regulate offenses in teh Jerome Relocation Center. Includes item numbered 96.117.322.
Box 4 Folder 7

Physical Description: 1 items

Scope and Content Summary

Alien Address Report Notices. Includes items numbered 96.117.321.
 

Legal Documents,

Physical Description: 5 folders
 

Claims,

Physical Description: 2 folders

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Legal claims initiated by George Hoshida against the United States Government under the Evacuations Claims Act of July 2, 1942.
Box 2 Folder 8

Physical Description: 1 item

Scope and Content Summary

One claim by George Hoshida related to the Evacuations Claims Act of July 2, 1943. Includes item numbered 96.117.324.
Box 2 Folder 9

Physical Description: 4 items

Scope and Content Summary

Two Evacuations Claims Compromise Settlement Award Sheets (96.117.325 and 96.117.327), a letter from the Claims Division regarding the Award Sheets (96.117.326), and a notice of settlement claim (96.117.328). Includes items numbered 96.117.325-.328.
 

Petitions,

Physical Description: 3 folders

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Petitions filed by George Hoshida and 10 other Hawaiian internees to be paroled and reunited with their families, who were in different camps.
Box 2 Folder 10

Physical Description: 1 item

Scope and Content Summary

One petition numbered 96.117.329.
Box 2 Folder 11

Physical Description: 1 item

Scope and Content Summary

One petition numbered 96.117.330.
Box 2 Folder 12

Physical Description: 2 items

Scope and Content Summary

Second copy of petition numbered 96.117.330 and one blank petition form for family reunion. Includes items numbered 96.117.331-.332.
 

Miscellaneous,

Physical Description: 4 folders
 

Notes,

Physical Description: 2 folders

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Handwritten notes by George Hoshida covering a range of subjects but primarily focused on Hawaiian itnernees and family renuions.
Box 2 Folder 13

Physical Description: 1 item

Scope and Content Summary

Three pages of notes containing family reunion records for Lordsburg group. INcludes item numbered 96.117.333.
Box 2 Folder 14

Physical Description: 1 item

Scope and Content Summary

Includes item numbered 96.117.334.
 

Press Clippings,

Physical Description: 1 folder

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Various press clippings and advertisements collected by George Hoshida.
Box 2 Folder 15

Physical Description: 5 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes World's Greatest Books advertisement, two japanese language articles, one article titled "Disloyal Japanese Will Leave Amache: Nearly Two Hundred Will Be Shipped From Colorado Camp to Coast Center For Probable Repatriation in Nippon", and an article titled "Sketches From Camp" featuring reproductions of George's artwork. Includes item numbered 96.117.335-.339.
 

Japanese Language Materials,

Physical Description: 1 folder

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Various Japanese language items collected by George Hoshida. Awaiting translation.
Box 2 Folder 16

Physical Description: 2 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes item numbered 96.117.340-.341.
 

Sketches,

Physical Description: 6 folders
 

Sketches by George Hoshida,

Physical Description: 5 folders

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Sketches made by George Hoshida focusing on camp life and portraits of fellow internees.
Box 2 Folder 17

1942

Physical Description: 1 item

Scope and Content Summary

Includes sketch numbered 96.117.342.
Box 2 Folder 18

1943

Physical Description: 2 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes sketches numbered 96.117.343-.344.
Box 2 Folder 19

1944

Physical Description: 8 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes sketches numbered 96.117.345-.352.
Box 2 Folder 20

1945

Physical Description: 6 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes sketch numbered 96.117.353-.358.
Box 2 Folder 21

Undated

Physical Description: 1 item

Scope and Content Summary

Includes sketch numbered 96.117.359.
 

Sketches by Others,

Physical Description: 1 folder

Subseries Scope and Content Summary

Two hand-drawn calendars with sketches by an unknown artist.
Box 2 Folder 22

Undated

Physical Description: 2 items

Scope and Content Summary

Includes sketches numbered 96.117.360-.361.