2008 National Conference » Events

All Camps / World War II Japanese American Historic Sites Meeting

Diane Matsuda, Executive Officer, California Historical & Preservation Endowment

Amy Cole, Sr. Program Officer & Regional Attorney, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Mountains/Plains Office
Kara Miyagishima, Historian - Intermountain Region, National Park Service
Gerald Yamada, Partner, O'Connor & Hannan. LLP

Topic: Passing It Forward
Date: Friday, July 4, 2008
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Capitol 4, 4th Floor

As a continuation of dialogue that started in 2002 with the All-Camps Summit in Los Angeles, representatives from various camp committees will provide updates on camp site activities and future plans. Government representatives will discuss new federal initiatives and representatives of the Japanese American National Heritage Coalition will address particular issues related to implementation of Public Law 109-441 (Preservation of Confinement Site Legislation).

JANM_EnduringCommunities_20080704-all-camps.mp3 (39.1 MB)