Japanese Canadian relocation from the B.C. Coast – notice in newspaper.

   

SASI number: 

2016.006.007 

Title: 

Japanese Canadian relocation from the B.C. Coast - notice in newspaper. 

Date: 

19 Jun. 1942. 

Description: 

1 poster : col. ; of a notice in the newspaper distributed throughout BC. The notice reads, "NOTICE TO ALL / JAPANESE PERSONS / AND PERSONS OF / JAPANESE RACIAL ORIGIN / TAKE NOTICE that under Orders Nos. 21, 22, / 23 and 24 of the British Columbia, Security Commis- / sion, the following areas were made prohibited areas / to all persons of the Japanese race:- / LULU ISLAND / (including Steveston) / SEA ISLAND / EBURNE / MARPOLE / DISTRICT OF / QUEENSBOROUGH / CITY OF / NEW WESTMINSTER / SAPPERTON / BURQUITLAM / PORT MOODY / IOCO / PORT COQUITLAM / MAILLARDVILLE / FRASER MILLS / AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that any person / of the Japanese race found within any of the said pro- / hibited areas without a written permit from the Brit- / ish Columbia Security Commission or the Royal Cana- / dian Mounted Police shall be liable to the penalties / provided under Order in Council P.C. 1665. / AUSTIN C. TAYLOR, / Chairman, / British Columbia Security Commission." 

Creator/Source: 

Province Newspaper (Photograph) 

General Material Designation: 

Textual record. 

Dimensions: 

1 poster : col. ; 72 ppi. 

Repository: 

Vancouver Public Library. 

Identifier number: 

12851 

URL: 

http://www3.vpl.ca/dbtw-wpd/exec/dbtwpub.dll?AC=GET_RECORD&XC=/dbtw-wpd/exec/dbtwpub.dll&BU=http%3A%2F%2Fwww3.vpl.ca%2Fspe%2Fhistphotos%2Fphotos-search.htm&TN=PHOTOS&SN=AUTO6874&SE=12331&RN=1&MR=5&TR=100000&TX=1000&ES=0&CS=0&XP=&RF=briefweb&EF=&DF=Full+Photo&RL=0&EL=0&DL=0&NP=2&ID=&MF=&MQ=&TI=0&DT=&ST=0&IR=15442&NR=0&NB=0&SV=0&SS=0&BG=&FG=&QS=&OEX=ISO-8859-1&OEH=ISO-8859-1 

Rights: 

Public domain. 

Subjects: 

Asian experience in North America: Chinese and Japanese. 

Internment of Japanese in Canada, 1942-1945. 

Japanese-British Columbia-History-20th century. 

Japanese-Canada-Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945. 

Taylor, Austin C.