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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 101179–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.1.79
Published: 01 February 2019
... wartime food security. This article examines the economic impact of Japanese Internment on California agriculture as well as political debates over food security versus military necessity. Using state and federal government documents, records of congressional hearings, and the Japanese immigrant press in...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1014462–463 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.4.462
Published: 01 November 2019
... November 1931, it found 145,000 registered unemployed in Los Angeles County, 93,200 of them in the City of Los Angeles. The paper assured its readers that work was the answer and the dole (distribution of money, as opposed to work for food and shelter) was anathema from President Hoover on down. The...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1014357–395 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.4.357
Published: 01 November 2019
... QUARTERLY a Plaza Children s Home (orphanage), and providing assistance with adult education, food, nutrition, and employment.30 In subsequent sections we discuss the details of their services. According to a 1920 study, domestic abuse, early child-bride mar- riages, spousal neglect, absentee fathers...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1014475–477 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.4.475
Published: 01 November 2019
... redemption or empathy towards interned Japanese Americans in what can be viewed as one of the most shameful acts placed upon U.S. citizens in our history. Within each chapter, insen- sitivity and blatant disregard for the internment camp experience was displayed in quotes such as, Initially the food...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1014396–429 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.4.396
Published: 01 November 2019
... Kein, ed., Creole: The History and Legacy of Louisiana s Free People of Color, (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2000) is an example of a volume that includes historical, literary, linguistic, and cultural analysis of Creole representations, food, music, language, practices in Louisiana...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1014430–460 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.4.430
Published: 01 November 2019
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013344–347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.344
Published: 01 August 2019
... to the Hoover food drive (170). In wartime California, all aspects of agricultural production soared, from flour and grist mill products to butter, cheese, and condensed milk; from sugar, beets, and the canning and preserving of fish to meat packing and production of lumber and timber products. By...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013285–316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.285
Published: 01 August 2019
... to restore dignity to Japanese Americans and to assist the war effort.15 The fifteen detention centers administered by the WCCA served as a means for processing Nikkei, assigning them a family identifica- tion number, and providing them with shelter and food while they awaited transportation to their...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1004385–408 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.4.385
Published: 01 November 2018
...Natale Zappia This article explores Indigenous food exchange patterns prior to Afroeurasian colonization and continuing today. It calls for the application of historical inquiry into early foodways—production, consumption, exchange, ecological adaptation—in the quest for solutions to looming global...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1004409–470 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.4.409
Published: 01 November 2018
... sleeves when it s warm! Fancy!18 While the cook made use of an ice plant and an acetylene gas plant, her menus featured plain but fresh food, much of it grown on the model farm. In lieu of a bar, a Mexican olla of icy spring water with its attendant gourd dippers . . .hangs in the veranda, and is the...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1003263–296 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.3.263
Published: 01 August 2018
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1003324–367 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.3.324
Published: 01 August 2018
... the 1950s. In the postwar period, historical levels of food abundance and an increasingly automobile-centered lifestyle were fundamentally reshaping American bodies. Muscle Beach encouraged participation and thus responded to contemporary anx- ieties over decreased level of youth fitness and rising...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1003297–323 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.3.297
Published: 01 August 2018
... gas rations. When a congregant needed a car, he lent his own. When anti-Japanese grocers refused to sell them food, Goldwater would go out and buy it, recalled Kodani, a temple member [Reverend Masao Kodani, later the resident minister of Senshin] who was a child during the war years. He was very...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1002150–182 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.2.150
Published: 01 May 2018
...Bonnie M. Miller World’s fairs were important sites to promote local and global foodways. San Francisco’s 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition coincided with a proliferation of machine-processed foods, concerns about food purity, and rising exposure to foreign foods and immigrants. Exhibits at the fair...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1002216–243 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.2.216
Published: 01 May 2018
... industry, the settlement and community formation of Mexicans in the U.S., and the influence these communities have had in agriculture, food history, and the cultural landscape. All of these factors are clearly exemplified by Mexicans and Mexican Americans participation and work occu- pations in...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1002124–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.2.124
Published: 01 May 2018
... and Co. 1878), 151. 48. Street, 290 91. 144 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY Criticisms about Chinese workers creating American wine reveal the unique ways in which food expressed larger anxieties about the growing Asian labor force in California. In the same year that Fren- zeny s illustration was...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 100169–105 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.1.69
Published: 01 February 2018
... received both collections and deposited them in the Ministry of Public Security archives. The entire collection of over 4,300 documents was later deposited in the New Records Archive in Warsaw and then in 1962 made available to the public, as explained in Andrzej Piber, The Archive of Ignacy Jan...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 994443–474 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.4.443
Published: 01 November 2017
... Manager Herbert C. Legg succinctly outlined local problems caused by the war effort: lack of housing, serious health issues brought on by rapid population increases, food shortages, inadequate transportation facilities, and insufficient educational resources to 6. Dickson testified at length about various...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 992184–226 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.2.184
Published: 01 May 2017
... Link Opens, LAT, September 27, 1930. 186 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERLY with food, fuel, and water in an environment where those commod- ities were not to be found. The HFIA directed Reaburn to survey a two-hundred-foot-wide right-of-way so that the exact path of the roadway could be laid out between...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 984396–428 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2016.98.4.396
Published: 01 November 2016
... the point of origin in the Virginia theater for Jenkins and his company when first deployed for service in 1863. 7. This is Pocahontas Island, a peninsula now within the city limits of Petersburg. 8. On April 2, a combination of the burning of tobacco, ironclad ships, cotton, and food to keep them out...