Most of the photos in this collection were taken by War Relocation Authority (WRA) photographers (e.g., Dorothea Lange) for publicity purposes. In contrast to the smiling faces in these photos, Estelle Ishigo's letters and paintings (e.g.,...
Children; Girls; Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Women artists; Women photographers; World War, 1939-1945
United States -- Arizona; United States -- Arkansas; United States -- California; United States -- Colorado; United States -- Idaho; United States -- Utah; United States -- Wyoming
Manzanar War Relocation Center was one of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. This site includes a virtual tour of the historic site, as well as photographs by Ansel Adams, Clem...
Historic sites; Japanese Americans Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Women; World War, 1939-1945
This collection includes the audio and transcripts of interviews with 45 residents of Cache Valley, Utah. The collection features women originally from Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, and Venezuela. Key...
Hispanic American women; Families; Religion
United States -- Idaho -- Cache Valley; United States -- Utah -- Cache Valley
Some of the photos in this collection appeared in Estelle Ishigo's book, Lone Heart Mountain. The collection also includes more than 90 of Ishigo's drawings that depict life at the Heart Mountain Relocation Camp between Cody and Powell, Wyoming.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Women artists
United States -- Wyoming -- Heart Mountain Relocation Center
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