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What's New At Manzanar NHS: Construction On Historic Women's Latrine Has Begun

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INDEPENDENCE, CA — With the 25th Anniversary of Manzanar becoming a National Historic Site coming up on March 3, 2017, and with the much more significant anniversary happening just a few weeks prior—the 75th Anniversary of President… 1,405 more words

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What's New At Manzanar NHS: Classroom Exhibit Is Taking Shape

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INDEPENDENCE, CA — February 19, 2017 will mark the 75th Anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066, which resulted in the unjust incarceration of more than 110,000 people of Japanese ancestry, more than two-thirds native-born American citizens, into ten American concentration camps during World War II. 2,221 more words

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VIDEO: Buzzfeed Releases "A Trip To Manzanar"

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On September 10, Buzzfeed.com released a video by Jen Ruggirello (whose grandparents were incarcerated during World War II), who, along with four others, including Los Angeles Japanese American activist… 216 more words

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Manzanar NHS Seeks Public's Help In Updating Camp Roster

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DEADLINE EXTENDED! The National Park Service has extended its original August 31, 2016 deadline for submitting corrections to the World War II Manzanar camp roster. 638 more words

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