Borders & Heritage

The Uwajimaya Story: From Internment to Entrepreneur

Season 4 Episode 6 | Video has closed captioning.

Today, 75 years after the Executive Order that sent Japanese Americans to internment camps, Uwajimaya continues to be a retail icon in the region. Learn how the enterprising family overcame discrimination and internment to create the iconic business which continues to thrive today.

Aired: 03/14/17

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Borders & Heritage is a local public television program presented by KCTS 9.