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National Park Service Hosts “Open House” Meetings For Manzanar Foundation Document

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The following is a press release from the National Park Service.

INDEPENDENCE, CA — Congress established Manzanar National Historic Site in 1992, the result of decades of efforts by Japanese Americans and others. 423 more words

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BACK TO NATURE and HISTORY

There comes a time when you just need to get away and go back to nature.  We did that this weekend.  We traveled five hours out of town to Inyo National Forest for a camping trip, but managed to make a few stops along the way in which to enjoy the scenery as well as a bit of history.  434 more words

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Unified, Grass-Roots Effort Credited With Gaining Indefinite Hold On Industrial-Scale Solar Projects Threatening Manzanar, Owens Valley

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LOS ANGELES — In a joint statement on August 3, the Manzanar Committee and the Owens Valley Committee (OVC) announced that two industrial-scale solar energy projects that would have had adverse impacts on California’s Owens Valley and the… 1,307 more words

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National Park Service Invites Comments On Draft Manzanar Brochure

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The following is a press release from the Manzanar National Historic Site.

INDEPENDENCE, CA — Each year, approximately 80,000 people visit Manzanar National Historic Site… 435 more words

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Manzanar National Historic Site Opens Long-Awaited Barracks Exhibit

The following is a press release from the National Park Service.

INDEPENDENCE, CA — During World War II, more than 10,000 Japanese Americans coped with spartan living conditions at Manzanar. 416 more words

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