Japanese American National Museum
Past Exhibitions

Humanity Above Nation: The Impact of Manjiro and Heco on America and Japan

May 1 - August 2, 1998

This exhibit explores the lives and careers of two 19th century shipwrecked sailors from Japan who were among the first Japanese to be educated in America and who went on to help shape the relations between the two countries.

Developed by the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawai‘i and the Joseph Heco Society of Hawai‘i.



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