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U.S. Supreme Court
Ex parte Endo, 323 U.S. 283 (1944)

Ex parte Mitsuye Endo

No. 70

Argued October 12, 1944

Decided December 18, 1944

323 U.S. 283

CERTIFICATE FROM THE CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS

FOR THE NINTH…

It should be noted, to begin with, that all legal restrictions which curtail the civil rights of a single racial group are immediately suspect. That is not to say that all such restrictions are unconstitutional. It is to say that courts must subject…

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Speech, One Thousandth of the Nation, by Dillon S. Myer to a joint meeting of the civic organizations in Salt Lake City, Utah, March 23, 1944. Papers of Dillon S. Myer.

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Portrait photo of Lt. Gen. John L. DeWitt.

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"Conference with General De Witt" at Office of Commanding General, Headquarters Western Defense Command and Fourth Army; January 4, 1942 (Docket filing 39), 01/04/1942

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A copy of Final Report: Japanese Evacuation from the West Coast, 1942, Headquarters Western Defense Command and Fourth Army, Office of the Commanding General, Presidio of San Francisco, California; Chapters 1and 2 (Docket filing 39), 1942

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Speech by Dillon S. Myer to an interfaith meeting sponsored by the Pacific Coast Committee on American Principles on October 2, 1944

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A speech by Dillon S. Meyer about the constitutional principles of a relocation program. See item metadeta for more information.

Evacuation_Poster.pdf
WESTERN DEFENSE COMMAND AND FOURTH ARMY
WARTIME CIVIL CONTROL ADMINISTRATION
Presidio of San Francisco, California
May 3, 1942
INSTRUCTIONS
TO ALL PERSONS OF
JAPANESE
ANCESTRY
Living in the Following Area:
All of that portion of the City of…

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A gross caricature of a Japanese man adorns a sign at the Sutro pool encouraging people to swim there so they are better prepared to fight the Japanese.

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