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
From the Ku Klux Klan to the IWW, examine 129 historical documents from radical [...] »
Explore this archive of over 110 video interviews on Japanese American [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
Explore our spotlight page and discover resources for teaching about Asian [...] »
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 [...] »
In the 19th century, no one expected Chinese food to take off in the United [...] »