Japanese American Archival Collection

collection

Campus:
California State University, Sacramento
Library:
University Library
Subject(s):
United States. War Relocation Authority ; Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States ; Japanese Americans -- History -- 20th century ; Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 ; Japanese Americans -- History -- 19th century ; Pamphlets ; Programs ; Federal government records
Description:
The Japanese American Archival Collection is comprised of approximately 2,100 original items, including letters and other textual documents, photographs, diaries, scrapbooks, newsletters, art work, clothing and artifacts. The collection provides valuable insights into the history of Japanese American communities in northern California, particularly in the town of Florin, California from the late 19th century and into the 20th century. The collection contains significant documentation related to the internment of Japanese born and Japanese American individuals during World War II.
Dates covered:
circa 1900-present
Language(s):
English, Japanese
Collection Size:
ca. 2,100 items (180 lin. ft.)
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Citation Sample:
[Identification of item], Japanese American Archival Collection, circa 1900-present, Department of Special Collections and University Archives, The Library, California State University, Sacramento.
Collection policy:
Copyright is protected by the copyright law, Chapter 17 of the U.S. Code.