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The Japanese American farm labor camp outside of Nyssa, Oregon, was the first of its kind in the United States. Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, FSA-OWI Collection, LC-USF34-073694-E.

Uprooted Resources

James Tanaka from Uprooted Exhibit.

Visit the Uprooted project site for more life history interviews, photos, and information.

 

Related Resources
on Discover Nikkei

DiscoverNikkei.org is a major online resource that brings together the voices and experiences of Nikkei (Japanese emigrants and their descendants), who have created communities throughout the world. The website documents Nikkei history and culture and provides learning and networking tools for Nikkei around the world.

Articles:

Q&A with Morgen Young, Curator of Uprooted Exhibition on WWII Nikkei Farm Laborers by Darryl Mori

From Beets to the Battlefield: How WWII Farm Laborers Helped the War Effort by Darryl Mori

Video Interview:

Jimmy Ko Fukuhara

Discover Nikkei is a project of the Japanese American National Museum, with major support by The Nippon Foundation.

 

The Japanese American farm labor camp outside of Nyssa, Oregon, was the first of its kind in the United States. Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, FSA-OWI Collection, LC-USF34-073694-E.

 

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