Densho's mission is to preserve the testimonies of Japanese Americans who were unjustly incarcerated during World War II before their memories are extinguished. We offer these irreplaceable firsthand accounts, coupled with historical images and teacher resources, to explore principles of democracy and promote equal justice for all.
Densho Encyclopedia - covering the Japanese American experience during World War II
Densho Archive - hundreds of video oral histories and thousands of historic photographs and documents
Sites of Shame - An overview of the Japanese American detention facilities
Causes of the Incarceration
70th Anniversary Remembrance - Seattle Times Newspaper insert
In the Shadow of my Country - A Japanese American artist remembers.
Japanese Americans - Japanese language website about Japanese American history