Press Conference: Pearl Harbor Commemoration

Press Conference Silence is Never an Option: the Japanese American Community Speaks Out! What: Press Conference on Pearl Harbor Day:  The Japanese American Community Speaks Out! Where: National Japanese American Historical Society, 1684 Post St., San Francisco, CA 94115. Phone 415-921-5007 or contact Grace at 510-289-1285 When: Thursday, December 7, 2017   10:30 AM Who: Speakers:…

NJAHS Statement on Incarceration “Precedent”

NATIONAL JAPANESE AMERICAN HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO JAPANESE AMERICAN INCARCERATION “PRECEDENT” 11/22/2016 Last week Carl Higbie, a spokesman for a pro-Trump super PAC appearing on an interview with Megyn Kelly on Fox News, cited the Japanese American internment as justification for a registry of immigrants from Muslim countries.  “We did it during World…

MIS Awards Project – Fellowship Intern

Click HERE for the MIS Fellowship Intern Application Spurred by the need to identify and compile a comprehensive list of Military Intelligence Service Unit and Individual Awards, several Japanese American veterans and historical organizations, including the National Japanese American Historical Society, Japanese American Veterans Association, Go For Broke National Education Center, MIS Veterans of Hawaii,…

Annual Awards Dinner – Carrying ON: 2016

Photos from the Annual Awards Dinner Event Carrying ON: 2016 –110th Anniversary of San Francisco’s Japantown May 1, 2016 ON- an obligation, a profound responsibility that transcends generations, to honor those who left a heritage of hard work, determination, and big dreams. In tribute to Japanese American family-owned businesses such as Okamura’s Benkyo-do, Mihara’s Paper Tree, and Yasukochi’s Sweet…