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Update #16 - July 2016! -Plus: REUNION news!

Fresno Sectional YPCCs: Group photos from 1935, 1937, 1947 and 1949! If you’re from the Central Valley, you might find your parents and their friends… All photos courtesy of Stephanie Sumi at the UJCC. 631 more words

Lake Sequoia Retreat

Never forget... Manzanar

One Camp, Ten Thousand Lives. One Camp, Ten Thousand stories.

Manzanar is nestled at the base of a mountain, a mountain still decorated with snow caps. 177 more words


Digital exhibit chronicles lives of WWII Nisei soldiers, including Inouye

A new online exhibit puts the spotlight on Nisei soldiers who fought during World War II.

The exhibit, which launched Thursday, tells the life stories of 12 soldiers, including late Hawaii Sen. 459 more words


Update #15 - May 2016

Here are the newest updates to the LSR Archive! Two people who I think you’ll find compelling, even if neither went to LSR!

Nobuko Miyamoto… 832 more words

Lake Sequoia Retreat

Erika on the Shore

I picked up the English translation of Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami when I dealt with a nasty episode of “What the Hell is Erika Doing With Her Life?” a.k.a. 1,306 more words


Lost & Found

Watch our latest short, “Lost & Found”, which tells the story of 2 boys separated by the incarceration and reunited 70 years later.

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Why I (almost) Cried at Work

My internship at this museum (which has been a dream job since 4th grade) has afforded me all sorts of amazing opportunities, and today was no exception. 1,434 more words