Interested In Becoming a Docent Tour Guide?

NJAHS is looking for docent tour guides at the Military Intelligence Service Historic Learning Center in the Presidio! Our mission at this interactive learning center is to preserve a vital part of American history as a tribute to the Japanese American experience and as a promise to the MIS legacy of peace and reconciliation. This site was…

Halfway Through: A Message From Our NCI Intern

I am Joseph Tsuboi, a multiracial yonsei from Moraga, California and rising junior at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. I applied to the Nikkei Community Internship (NCI) hoping to broaden my sense community and to seek out fellow Nikkei undergraduates of the Bay Area. At the National Japanese American Historical Society (NJAHS), where I was…

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…

USF Honors NJAHS & National Park Service

On April 21, 4-6PM. USF honors NJAHS and the National Park Service for their university-museum collaboration– a public access digitization project. Camp Collections: A Digital Library was funded in part by the Japanese American Confinement Sites grant and administered by the National Park Service in September 2013. Since 2011, NJAHS has been working with the University’s…

Upcoming 2011 Japantown Better Neighborhood Plan Community Meetings!

Find below a schedule of upcoming Better Neighborhood Plan Community Meetings at the Japanese Cultural and Community Center of Northern California (JCCCNC) regarding the BNP Final Submittal. The purpose of the meetings is to solicit community response the revised BNP document. Your participation is critical! Location: JCCCNC, 1840 Sutter St., San Francisco (between Webster and…