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Japanese Americans - Wikipedia


Japanese Americans are Americans who are fully or partially of Japanese descent, especially those who identify with that ancestry, ...

Japan America Society of Southern California - Home


The Japan America Society of Southern California was founded on February 21, 1909 to build economic, cultural, governmental and personal relationships ...

Japanese American National Museum: Home


The Japanese American National Museum is dedicated to sharing the experience of ... Only the Oaks Remain: The Story of Tuna Canyon Detention Station.

Historical Overview: Japanese Americans


Japanese American settlements began to grow in other rural communities of the .... Clark blocked California Japanese families from purchasing land in Idaho, ...

Japanese American Cultural & Community Center


Founded in 1971, the JACCC is the largest Asian American cultural center of its kind in the ... focal point of Japanese Americans throughout Southern California.

A History of Japanese Americans in California - National Park Service


Nov 17, 2004 ... The U.S. Census of 1870 showed 55 Japanese in the United States; 33 were in California, with 22 living at Gold Hill. Within a few years of the ...

Uprooted! Japanese Americans During WWII - California Museum


The Museum's longest running exhibit, “Uprooted! Japanese Americans During WWII” surveys a century of Japanese American history in California through the ...

Japanese Americans - California State Library


Japanese Americans may be classified into several social categories based upon ... and ethnically marginal between being American and Japanese (but really ...

Manzanar National Historic Site (U.S. National Park Service)


National Historic Site California ... one of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned ... Independence, CA 93526  ...

Japanese American Relocation Digital Archive - California Digital ...


The next day, the United States and Britain declared war on Japan. Two months later, on February 19, 1942, the lives of thousands of Japanese Americans were  ...