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Densho

Seattle, WA    I   www.densho.org

 

Densho's mission is to preserve the testimonies of Japanese Americans who were unjustly incarcerated during World War II before their memories are extinguished. We offer these irreplaceable firsthand accounts, coupled with historical images and teacher resources, to explore principles of democracy and promote equal justice for all.

Online Resources:

Densho Encyclopedia - covering the Japanese American experience during World War II
http://encyclopedia.densho.org

Densho Archive - hundreds of video oral histories and thousands of historic photographs and documents
http://archive.densho.org

Sites of Shame - An overview of the Japanese American detention facilities
http://densho.org/sitesofshame/

Causes of the Incarceration
http://densho.org/causes/

70th Anniversary Remembrance - Seattle Times Newspaper insert
http://densho.org/times

In the Shadow of my Country - A Japanese American artist remembers.
http://densho.org/learning/shadow/module/

Japanese Americans - Japanese language website about Japanese American history
http://nikkeijin.densho.org

Contact:
info@densho.org