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2018 / 49th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage, 2018 Manzanar At Dusk Set for April 28, 2018

Manzanar Pilgrimage

LOS ANGELES – The 49th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage, sponsored by the Manzanar Committee, is scheduled for Saturday, April 28, 2018, at the Manzanar National Historic Site, located on U.S. Highway 395 in California’s Owens Valley, between the towns of Lone Pine and Independence, approximately 230 miles north of Los Angeles. This year’s Pilgrimage will commemorate the 30th...
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2018 / Japanese American Cultural and Community Center / TOYO: BEHIND THE GLASS EYE, part II, February 21 – April 1

Toyo Miyatake

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center Exhibition TOYO: BEHIND THE GLASS EYE, part II February 21 – April 1 George J. Doizaki Gallery Toyo: Behind the Glass Eye juxtaposes Toyo Miyatake’s pre-war studio work with his photographs of life in the Manzanar incarceration camp —some captured secretly before being caught and some after he...
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2017 / 48th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage & 2017 Manzanar At Dusk Set for April 29

Manzanar Pilgrimage

Forwarded for the Manzanar Committee LOS ANGELES, Jan. 23, 2017 — “Never Again To Anyone, Anywhere! 75th Commemoration of Executive Order 9066” is the theme for the 48th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage, sponsored by the Manzanar Committee, on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Manzanar National Historic Site, located on U.S. Highway 395 in California’s...
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2017 / Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute to host “Vision of the Japanese American Incarceration 1942-2017” exhibition, April 15

The Gardena Valley Japanese Cultural Institute will be having a one day art show called, “Visions of the Japanese American Incarceration 1942-2017.” It will feature a few artifacts created in the camps, a few photos taken at Manzanar by Toyo Miyatake, and art by local artists. It will take place Saturday April 15th from...
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2017 / Los Angeles Day of Remembrance 2017, multimedia program supporting civil rights, to be held Feb. 18

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LOS ANGELES, January 25, 2017 — The Los Angeles Day of Remembrance 2017, a multimedia, multicultural program supporting civil rights for everyone, will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2017, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles’ Little Tokyo. The Day of Remembrance is held annually to...
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2016 / Manzanar hosts 100th National Park Service birthday celebration Aug. 25, 27

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Forwarded for Manzanar National Historic Site August 25, 2016 marks the 100th birthday of the National Park Service. The public is invited to join Manzanar National Historic Site in celebrating the centennial year on Thursday August 25, 2016 and Saturday August 27, 2016 from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the visitor center lobby....
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2016 / Wartime mural painted by Japanese American internee to be unveiled at Manzanar, April 9

In celebration of the Inyo County Sesquicentennial and the National Park Service Centennial, Eastern California Museum and Manzanar National Historic Site invites the public to the unveiling of a recently conserved three-panel of the Owns Valley painted by Tamekichi Carl Hibino in 1943 while he and his family were incarcerated in Manzanar. This is...
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2015 / Manzanar opens long-awaited barracks exhibits

Manzanar National Historic Site News Release, April 16, 2015 During World War II, more than 10,000 Japanese Americans coped with spartan living conditions at Manzanar. They were from cities and farms, young and old, rich and poor, extended families and single people. All were forced from their pre-war homes to live in crowded apartments...
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2014 / Manzanar At Dusk: College-Age Youth Taking Charge, April 26

Manzanar At Dusk 2013 Photo

PILGRIMAGE: Seats still available on bus to 45th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage from Los Angeles. LOS ANGELES — College students will once again take the lead role during the 2014 Manzanar At Dusk program, sponsored by the Manzanar Committee, scheduled from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Saturday, April 26, 2014, at the Lone Pine High...
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