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
From the Ku Klux Klan to the IWW, examine 129 historical documents from radical [...] »
Explore California from Japanese American internment or the Free Speech [...] »
A collection of primary sources detailing early Asian-Americans in Tucson, [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
Reducing the time you need to spend to create thought-provoking student [...] »
Scratch the surface of Asian Pacific American history this May, and keep [...] »
Learn about the experiences of immigrants detained at Angel Island and how this [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
Veterans Day is for everyone who fought for the U.S.—including those who [...] »
In the 19th century, no one expected Chinese food to take off in the United [...] »