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Tetsuji Hanzawa Letters,, 1944-1945

 Series — Folder: 2

Scope and Content

From the Collection: The collection contains three sets of materials: five censored letters written by Tetsuji Hanzawa to his mother Shin and his sister-in-law Koto in Hawaii from the Santa Fe Detention Station between 1944 and 1945; letters and cards written by Taichiro Hanzawa to his wife Koto, his mother Shin and his daughter Mrs. E. Omuro in Hawaii from the Lordsburg and Santa Fe, NM Detention Camps between October, 1942 and September, 1945. Additional materials include a copy of Taichiro Hanzawa's Application for Certificate of Identification and copies of two War Relocation Authority documents published in 1943 and 1946.


  • 1944-1945

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Japanese

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


From the Collection: .25 linear foot

Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090