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The blue dress

...across a black and white photo taken in Minidoka Internment Camp, a desolate area of...December 1942, that first Christmas in Minidoka. I don't think I believed in Santa...protect it from the rough, barren life of Minidoka. At the time I wondered if I would ever...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-07-14/blue-dress
Neighbors
Full hearts welcome Empty Chair memorial

...completion of the beautiful chair."Added Marriott: "Although not a resident of Juneau at that time, but as an internee in Minidoka during the war, for me to experience such support from our Juneau community memorializing the local Japanese who were interned...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-06/full-hearts-welcome-empty-chair-memoria
Local
The history of the City Cafe

...was shipped out and later settled in Minidoka Internment Camp, at Hunt, Idaho. In...leave Santa Fe to join his family in Minidoka. By this time, John was serving in...with Mary and Alice, were able to leave Minidoka Camp and return to Juneau. The Tanner...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-12-25/history-city-cafe
Sports
Music to remember

...dad's family was sent to during the war, '42-'45. It was Minidoka, in Idaho, and it's very coincidental that she had that background...story."Tada said his father didn't talk about his time at Minidoka, he's done research himself, but he said it was something...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-02-17/music-remember
Neighbors
The Empty Chair Project receives grant for $80,000

...Archives are among the items being considered. Some of Fumi Matsumoto's art pieces, focusing on the internment experience at Minidoka, will also be included," Shackelford said. Juneau's Greg Chaney will present a documentary about the removal of Japanese...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-07-14/empty-chair-project-receives-grant-
Neighbors
The empty chair and a hushed history

...testimony by Betty Marriott, who had been at Minidoka (Internment Camp), and found a yearbook...school, she said, during her time at Minidoka, her sister has shared stories about her family...justice of war camp, to join our family in Minidoka, I think he asked or some affidavits...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-05-06/empty-chair-and-hushed-history
Neighbors
Obituaries

...husband, Katsutaro Komatsubara, there and they married in 1936. During World War II, the Komatsubara family was interned in Minidoka, Idaho. After the war, they lived briefly in Mesa, Idaho, and returned to Petersburg in 1948. In 1951, Katsutaro entered...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022800/Com_obits.html
Comm
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...husband, Katsutaro Komatsubara, there and they married in 1936. During World War II, the Komatsubara family was interned in Minidoka, Idaho. After the war, they lived briefly in Mesa, Idaho, and returned to Petersburg in 1948. In 1951, Katsutaro entered...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022800/Com_obits.shtml
Cherry Tsuruko Fujioka

...be with her family at the start of World War II. In 1942, her family was evacuated from Ketchikan to an internment camp in Minidoka, Idaho. While still in camp, she married Tad Fujioka on Feb. 5, 1943, and in December 1943, she gave birth to their...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080305/obi_20050803012.shtml
Obituaries
Henry I. Akiyama

...and more than 100,000 Japanese Americans for three years in concentration camps in Pinedale and Tule Lake, Calif., and Minidoka, Idaho. While in camp, he completed high school in three years and graduated at the top of his class as valedictorian...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041410/obi_608753616.shtml
Obituaries

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