News Flash

Library News

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

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.  

National Park Service Logo

Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Library News

Cover to Cover Reading Program

Cover to Cover

Posted on: September 20, 2019
Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month

Posted on: August 31, 2019