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California History. 2019; 963109–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.3.109
Published: 01 August 2019
...=reprints . 2019 SPOTLIGHT DAVID A. TAYLOR California s Role in a World War II Environmental Security Campaign B OTH HISTORY AND FICTION have accustomed us to the geopolitics of oil and water think of the film Chinatown, in which Los Angeles water rights play an ominous role. But in World War II...
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California History. 2017; 94320–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2017.94.3.20
Published: 01 November 2017
... government officials, these minority groups faced racial and class-based challenges during World War II home front production, which have been overshadowed by the triumphant image of Rosie the Riveter and the total war victory of that “greatest generation.” Research in the Bancroft Library, the Richmond...
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California History. 2006; 8347–23 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25161838
Published: 01 January 2006
...Albert S. Broussard Copyright 2006 CHS Percy H. Steele, Jr., and the Urban League: Race Relations and the Struggle for Civil Rights in Post-World War II San Diego By Albert S. Broussard "Colored people [in San DiegO] San Diego, despite its minute black population are not allowed in restaurants...
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California History. 1997; 76144–57 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25161643
Published: 01 April 1997
.... Photograph from the archives of the Historical Society of Long Beach. 44 CALIFORNIA HISTORY A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON THE DREAM Midwestern Images of Southern California in the Post-World War II Decades by Denise S. Spooner California. For over a century it has been a name that has evoked vivid images in the minds...
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California History. 1996; 753250–263 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25177597
Published: 01 October 1996
... on Terminal Island in Los Angeles Harbor. Courtesy Labor Archives and Research Center, San Francisco State University. 250 CALIFORNIA HISTORY BATTLE ON THE HOME FRONT African American Shipyard Workers in World War II Los Angeles by Josh Sides Three days after the attack on Pearl Harbor in December...
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California History. 1996; 752138–153 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25177576
Published: 01 July 1996
... Workers in World War II by Xiaojian Zhao In February 1945, Fortune Magazine published an article on the Kaiser shipyards in Richmond, Cal ifornia, including eight photos of the shipyards workers. One of the captions for the photos says, "Chinese Woman: she hasn't missed a day's work in two years." 1 This...
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California History. 1986; 65118–25 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25158348
Published: 01 March 1986
...Albert S. Broussard Copyright 1986 CHS STRANGE TERRITORY FAMILIAR LEADERSHIP The Impact of World War II On San Francisco's Black Community by Albert S. Broussard The Second World War brought significant social, political, economic and demographic changes to black communities throughout the...
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California History. 1980; 592126–143 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25157974
Published: 01 July 1980
... Archives and Urban Research, National Archives Conferences, Vol. 6, ed. Jerome Finster (Athens, Ohio, 1974), pp. 113-23. 2 Mel Scott, American City Planning since 1890 (Berkeley and Los Angeles, 1969), pp. 397-429 Philip J. Funigiello, "City Plan- ning in World War II: The Experience of the National...
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California History. 1966; 454325–338 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25154157
Published: 01 December 1966
... Factors in the Problem of Mexicans in the United States gives a fine exam- ple of this pre-World War II exaggertion, p. 10. Bogardus, The Mexicans in the United States, pp. 52-58. 26 Taylor, Mexican Labor in the United States: Chicago and the Calumet Region, p. 144. 27 Mexicans in California...
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California History. 1965; 444323–331 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25155757
Published: 01 December 1965
... in Force. U.S. Department of State (Washington, 1959), p. 181. 44 Memoria. 1944-1945, 1, 145-79. 59 U.S. Stat. at L. (1945), 1031 45 Mexico News, 30 April 1945. 59 U.S. Stat. at L. (1945), 1031. The Two Calif ornias During World War II By Michael Mathes The relationship of...
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California History. 2017; 9444–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2017.94.4.4
Published: 01 November 2017
... the plate-slamming, indifferent post-World War II chop suey joints of his day. Kan was rightfully Chinatown's first and inimitable culinary ambassador, through the many ways in which he exalted true Cantonese gastronomy with flair, set the restaurant standard to beat from the 1940s until his death in...
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California History. 2016; 93217–30 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2016.93.2.17
Published: 01 May 2016
... into Los Angeles from “back East” and the Midwest. Streetcar suburbs, the earliest form of urban flight, emerged on what were then the outer fringes of the city, initiating perpetual sprawl. While the city's massive growth in the 1920s as well as extensive post–World War II suburbanization cannot be...
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California History. 2015; 92448–72 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2015.92.4.48
Published: 01 February 2015
...Anil Hira California's wine industry is now considered world class. While the industry has deep roots going back to the nineteenth century, the revolution in quality can be traced back to the period after World War II. The movement occurred in two waves. The first was a shift in the industry...
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California History. 2020; 97165–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.65
Published: 01 February 2020
..., httpswww.ucpress.edu/journals/reprints- permissions. DOI: httpsdoi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.65 Before World War II, Wurzen had been home to my husband s grandparents. Theirs was one of only two or three Jewish families in the area, and as the Nazi government tightened its control, their condition became increasingly...
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California History. 2020; 97181–83 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.81
Published: 01 February 2020
... and 40s, Arnautoff joined the faculties of the California School of Fine Arts and Stanford University. He was commissioned to paint a number of murals, including City Life in Coit Tower and Life of Washington (76). After World War II, however, his prestige declined with a shift in the art world from...
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California History. 2020; 9713–32 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2020.97.1.3
Published: 01 February 2020
... person among those depicted, for example, is John McLaren, longtime superintendent of Golden Gate Park. Labaudt also designed mosaic murals over the doorways. The stair- case to the second floor features spectacular carvings of real and fanciful undersea life by Michael von Meyer.25 During World War II...
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California History. 2019; 964115–117 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.115
Published: 01 November 2019
... occurred in San Francisco after World War II. As a consequence of displacement and racial segregation, Latina/o residents moved into the Mission, which by the 1960s had become the predominant San Francisco Latina/o neighborhood. As an urban enclave where Latinas/os from different national origins first...
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California History. 2019; 96454–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.54
Published: 01 November 2019
... Oklahoma. Several graduates won commissions through New Deal art programs that helped them transition into working artists and provided support during the Great Depression. Then, following World War II, these artists expanded the field of American Indian art by establishing a presence in important museums...
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California History. 2019; 96478–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.78
Published: 01 November 2019
... lacked the word genocide. The term first entered the lexicon during World War II, when it was assembled from Greek and Latin roots by Raphaël Lemkin, a Polish-Jewish lawyer seeking to create a legal category for the annihilation campaign Nazis were waging against Jews, Roma, homosexuals, Slavs...
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California History. 2019; 96438–53 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ch.2019.96.4.38
Published: 01 November 2019
... mission on land they farmed to provide for themselves, the parish priest, and the mayordomo.6 At the same time, war broke out between the United States and Mexico. Pio Pico eventually fled from Los Angeles to Mexico 40 WINTER 2019 after U.S. military occupation, and Juan Maria Marron II was left as the...