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Internment Sites

America's Concentration Camps
Photographs of the remnants of the internment camps by Prof. Masumi Hayashi.

Civil Liberties Public Education Fund
This organization was established by the Civil Liberties Act to support research and public education on the internment experience so that it will be remembered and not repeated. Contains many links to projects and researchers.

Conscience and the Constitution
Documents the many Japanese American draft resisters within the WWII internment camps. Created for a new PBS program on the subject.

Evacuation of San Francisco Japanese
Extensive period news articles and images from the San Francisco Museum.

The Family Album Project

A collection of photographs depicting camp life taken by former internees.

Internment and the Law
Focuses primarily on the legal issues surrounding internment, by Prof. Vernellia R. Randall of the University of Dayton School of Law.

Japanese American Exhibit and Access Project

A multifaceted project to create a permanent Web site which provides enhanced access to the UW Libraries holdings on the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II.

Japanese American Internment Experience - Santa Clara Valley
Information on the experience of Santa Clara Valley, CA, Japanese Americans.

Japanese American Internment Memorial
A site dedicated to the bronze panoramic memorial in San Jose, CA, that re-tells the history of Japanese Americans in narrative panels.

The Japanese American Internment
An extensive Web site about the relocation of Japanese Americans, with many articles and links.

Journal of San Diego History
The WWII relocation of San Diego's nikkei community.

Office of Redress Authority
The Department of Justice agency established by the Civil Liberties Act of 1988.

War Relocation Authority Photographs of Japanese-American Evacuation and Resettlement, 1942-1945
Over 7000 photographs document day-to-day life in individual relocation centers, as well as pre-evacuation activities in California, relocation of evacuees in various states, and resettlement activities. This collection reflects the point of view of the WRA.

442ND Go for Broke
Dedicated to the Japanese American WWII brigade, some of the most decorated soldiers in the War, who fought in Europe while their families were incarcerated in the U.S.

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