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
Peruse 11 exhibits, from the Gold Rush of 1849 to Japanese American internment [...] »
Did you know that Micronesia was once a U.N. trusteeship administered by the [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
Discover resources that will enable you to examine this unique area of American [...] »
Scratch the surface of Asian Pacific American history this May, and keep [...] »
Learn about the experiences of immigrants detained at Angel Island and how this [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
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! [...] »