Shiryou: Information    




Documents and Historical footage




Government films


Challenge to Democracy


Japanese Relocation

      (Script here)      

University of Washington


Evacuation Plan

Wage scale in the camps


Instructions for evacuation

Council of Churches report on Puyallup Assembly Center


Center Rules




The Relocation Program


Proclamation 4177

Termination of E.O. 9066


Conscience and the Constitution

Documents about the draft resisters case


Depictions of Japanese Americans in US history textbooks


Part One


Part Two


Application for Leave Clearance

    See Google Books, Wendy L. Ng,Japanese American internment during World War II: a history and reference guide, pages 55-58

National Park Service


A modified version


Ex parte Endo (the decision that ended internment)


Minidoka National Monument (now Minidoka National Historic Site)








Japanese American organizations

University Websites with a Japanese American focus

Overview, timelines and bibliographies


US Government Websites

Faculty Websites

Documents and historical footage



Military Intelligence Service and 442nd RCT




Lesson Plans

Demographic overview of Japanese Americans


Newspaper articles