Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebrates the history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans. Remember stories of patriotism, persecution, resistance, and everyday life.
At first glance, Executive Order 9066 might read like boring bureaucratese. But what did this dry government document mean for Japanese Americans during World War II? FIND OUT MORE »
Find primary sources for the month
Compare U.S. and Hawaiian opinion on Hawaiian annexation. [...] »
Peruse 11 exhibits, from the Gold Rush of 1849 to Japanese American internment [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
Learn about the experiences of immigrants detained at Angel Island and how this [...] »
What were the consequences of and motivations for Japanese American removal [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
Veterans Day is for everyone who fought for the U.S.—including those who [...] »
When and where was this photo taken? See what clues you can spot! [...] »