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Harvey Watanabe Interview

Date: December 12, 1997


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Harvey Watanabe Interview
by National Japanese American Historical Society Collection
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Father's occupation supplying Issei laborers to local farms Segment 1 of 33 [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
Harvey Watanabe Interview
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Father's experiences fighting in the Russo-Japanese War Segment 2 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Circumstances of parents' immigration to the U.S. Segment 3 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Exposure to other ethnicities through neighbors Segment 4 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Japanese language school: why many of the Issei sent their children Segment 5 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington FBI visit following bombing of Pearl Harbor Segment 6 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Being followed by the U.S. Counterintelligence Corps while serving in Australia Segment 7 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Drafted into the army prior to the bombing of Pearl Harbor Segment 8 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Hearing of the bombing of Pearl Harbor while at Fort Lewis Segment 9 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Removal and evacuation of Japanese American servicemen Segment 10 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Parents' reactions to decision to join the military Segment 11 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Being recruited for the Military Intelligence Service (MIS) Segment 12 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Unable to help family during mass removal Segment 13 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Watched by armed guards while visiting family in an concentration camp: "I was in uniform" Segment 14 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history, Tule Lake
Harvey Watanabe Interview
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Loss of family property Segment 15 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Prewar Italian neighbors not affected by the government's wartime actions Segment 16 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Translation services: difficulties of performing technical translations Segment 17 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Being allowed to attend military briefings Segment 18 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Duties in Australia: questioning prisoners, destroying documents Segment 19 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Being tailed by a Counterintelligence Corps (CIC) agent Segment 20 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Activities during "down time" while serving in Australia Segment 21 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Reaction to the news of the atomic bombs destroying Hiroshima and Nagasaki Segment 22 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Visiting family while serving in Japan during the occupation Segment 23 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Persuading Japanese officers to remove their sidearms and sabers Segment 24 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Refusing bodyguards: "People in Japan are people like you and me" Segment 25 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Managing the Dai Ichi Hotel in Tokyo with Japanese staff Segment 26 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
Harvey Watanabe Interview
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington An incident with laundry service while managing the Dai Ichi Hotel Segment 27 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
Harvey Watanabe Interview
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Hiring a band to provide entertainment at the Dai Ichi Hotel Segment 28 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Problems with the hotel heating system: preempting "hara kiri" Segment 29 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Returning to the United States, working for the Boeing Company Segment 30 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Working at Boeing, security clearance for presidential airplane project Segment 31 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Raising children Segment 32 of 33 [ Previous segment ] -- [ Next segment ] For more information, visit Densho
Topics: Japanese Americans, Oral history
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Interview location: Seattle, Washington Retiring for health reasons Segment 33 of 33 [ Previous segment ] For more information, visit Densho
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