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 »
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Was Japanese American internment constitutional? Explore the Japanese American [...] »
What was life like during Japanese American internment? [...] »
These curious photos created by the War Relocation Authority put a positive [...] »
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How did the World War II internment of Japanese Americans happen? Historian [...] »
Discover resources that will enable you to examine this unique area of American [...] »
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When and where was this photo taken? See what clues you can spot! [...] »
Veterans Day is for everyone who fought for the U.S.—including those who [...] »