Japanese Americans are Americans who are fully or partially of Japanese
descent, especially those who identify with that ancestry, ...
The Japan America Society of Southern California was founded on February 21,
1909 to build economic, cultural, governmental and personal relationships ...
The Museum's longest running exhibit, “Uprooted! Japanese Americans During
WWII” surveys a century of Japanese American history in California through the ...
Nov 17, 2004 ... The history of ethnic minorities in California is characterized by adversity, hard
work, community initiative, heartache, triumphs, indomitable ...
Japanese Americans may be classified into several social categories based
upon ... and ethnically marginal between being American and Japanese (but
HOKKA NICHIBEI KAI, also known as JAANC (the Japanese American
Association of Northern California) , is the oldest Japanese American Community
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.
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
The Japanese American population was established by immigration in two major
... Over 60 percent of all Japanese Americans live in two states, California (34 ...
The Japanese American Museum of San Jose's (JAMsj) mission is to collect,
preserve, ... JAMsj | 535 North Fifth Street · San Jose, CA 95112 | (408) 294-3138