Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebrates the history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans. Remember stories of patriotism, persecution, resistance, and everyday life.
At first glance, Executive Order 9066 might read like boring bureaucratese. But what did this dry government document mean for Japanese Americans during World War II? FIND OUT MORE »
Find primary sources for the month
Ansel Adams's photographs preserve life at the Manzanar War Relocation Center [...] »
Covering topics ranging from the annexation of Hawaii to World War II, 29 [...] »
These curious photos created by the War Relocation Authority put a positive [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
If the U.S. interned you and your family, how would you respond? [...] »
Discover resources that will enable you to examine this unique area of American [...] »
Explore our spotlight page and discover resources for teaching about Asian [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
When and where was this photo taken? See what clues you can spot! [...] »
In the 19th century, no one expected Chinese food to take off in the United [...] »