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Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

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 »

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Photograph, Ayala's Return, 1935, Associated Oil Company.

Peruse 11 exhibits, from the Gold Rush of 1849 to Japanese American internment [...] »

Photo, Japanese American boys and their bicycles, c. 1909, U of WA

Go back in time and witness the harsh conditions at Japanese Internment Camps [...] »

Civil Rights Demonstration At Arkansas AM&N College c 1962

460 documents and images on civil rights in Arkansas, from before, during, and [...] »

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Photo, Posting ceiling prices in foreign languages..., 1942,Howard Liberman, LoC

Explore our spotlight page and discover resources for teaching about Asian [...] »

Photo, Baseball game, Manzanar Relocation Center, Calif., 1945, Ansel Adams, LoC

If the U.S. interned you and your family, how would you respond? [...] »

photographic print, Young Polish berry picker, July 1909, Lewis Wickes Hine, LOC

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Veterans Day is for everyone who fought for the U.S.—including those who [...] »

Print, "H.R.H. Princess Margaret," New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Daughters of rulers and subjects of history...are these statements on women of [...] »

When and where was this photo taken? See what clues you can spot! [...] »

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