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Posted on: July 8, 2019

I am an American Exhibition

I am an American Exhibition

Anaheim High School was the center of North Orange County education for this community where they established businesses and a church prior to WWII. Anaheim was attractive for these families to return and rebuild with the City becoming a center for local Japanese American commerce and religion in Orange County.

This 5,000 square foot exhibit will feature personal testimonials, artifacts, and memorabilia as well as give a first-hand look at the Poston, Arizona incarceration camp experience which affected and devastated those in Anaheim and Orange County from 1942 - 1945.

Walkthrough the exhibit and find class photos, luggage, a replica of barracks and more depicting life of the Japanese American families who were affected by incarceration.

Exhibition Details:

  • Where: Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center, 241 S. Anaheim Blvd.  Anaheim, CA  92805
  • When: August 25-November 3
  • Hours: 
    Wednesday-Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Monday-Tuesday: Closed
    Closed Thursday, November 28

Acknowledgment
This project was funded, in part, by a grant from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant Program.  

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