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Japanese American History

Japanese American History Archives
Books, periodicals, documents, maps, photographs, art and film relating to the Japanese experience in the United States from the mid-1800s, when the first Japanese pioneers set foot on American soil, to the present.

Japanese American National Museum
The mission of the museum is to make known the Japanese American experience as an integral part of our nation's heritage in order to improve understanding and appreciation for America's ethnic and cultural diversity.

National Japanese American Historical Society
The National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS), founded in 1980 in San Francisco, is a non-profit membership supported organization dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and dissemination of materials relating to the history and culture of Japanese Americans.



Japanese American Organizations

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center
Started in 1980, JACCC is a non-profit organization IN L.A.with a mission to preserve and encourage an appreciation of Japanese and Japanese American heritage and cultural arts.


Japanese American Citizens League

The JACL was founded in 1929 to fight discrimination against people of Japanese ancestry. It is the largest Asian American organization in the United States.

The Japanese American Network
The Japanese American Network (JA*Net) is a partnership of organizations that encourages the use of the Internet and interactive communications technologies to exchange information about Japanese Americans.



Asian American Health & Mental Health

Asian American Psychological Association
3003 N. Central Ave., Suite 103-198
Phoenix, AZ 85012

Asian Pacific Community Counseling
5330 Power Inn Rd., Suite A
Sacramento, CA 95820
Phone: (916) 383-6783

Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development
Asian American & Pacific Islander Concerns
5999 Stevenson Ave.
Alexandria, VA 22304
Email: aapi@scs.tamu.edu

Japanese Counseling Program
Richmond Area Multi-Services, Inc.
3626 Balboa St.
San Francisco, CA 94121
Phone: (415) 668.5955, ext. 60

National Asian Women's Health Org.
250 Montgomery St., Suite 410
San Francisco, CA 94104

National Research Center on Asian American Mental Health
University of California
Department of Psychology
One Shields Ave.
Davis, CA 95616
Phone: (916) 752-3747
Email: skim@ucdavis.edu



Multicultural

Asian Pacific Islander Caucus of the NCORE (National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education)
The goal of NCORE is to address the overarching issues of race and ethnicity in higher education, the goal of the caucus is to spotlight the API perspective on these issues.

 



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