Manzanar Collection, MS 026
Scope and Content
The Manzanar Collection contains materials relating to the forced relocation to Manzanar of Miriko Nagahama and Honey Mitsuye Toda. It includes correspondence, photographs, and newspapers from Manzanar during the period of Ms. Nagahama and Ms. Toda's internment by the War Relocation Authority.
The provenance, or original organization, of the papers has been preserved for the most part in the organization of the collection. The Manzanar Collection is divided into three series:
- Series 1. Correspondence, 1942-1946
- Series 2. Photographs, 1942-1994
- Series 3. Newspapers, 1942-1943