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The Hirano family, Colorado Relocation Center, Poston, Arizona, 1942 - 1945, public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Hisa, and Yasbei with picture of a United States serviceman.

The World: Archaeologists Uncover Forgotten Japanese Internment Camp in Kooskia, Idaho

Archaeologist Stacey Camp takes The World's Jason Margolis to the Kooskia internment camp in idaho where 265 Japanese men worked during World War II.

Fort Sumter, in Charleston, South Carolina, at the time of the American Civil War.

*FORT SUMTER ~ Charleston, S. Breach patched with gabions on the north wall of Fort Sumter, one of the 5 brick walls of Fort Sumter.

Actor George Takei distinctly remembers the day the U.S. Army came to his family's suburban California home to take them to a Japanese internment camp."...

Actor George Takei Shares Family's Story of WWII Internment

Oh My: George Takei Called Justice Thomas 'A Clown In Blackface' - Matt Vespa

06 Jul 42: Army Lieutenant John Roosevelt Robinson (baseball legend Jackie Robinson), one of the 761st "Black Panther" Tank Battalion's few black officers, refuses orders to sit in the back of a military bus at Fort Hood, Texas. He is subsequently court martialed, but the charges will be dropped because the order is a violation of War Department policy prohibiting racial discrimination in recreational and transportation facilities on all Army posts.

Jackie Robinson signing with the Montreal Royals of the International League, Oct.

View of the Deadwood Stage, called "Silver Top" in Deadwood (Lawrence County) South Dakota. The driver holds a shotgun; one of the men on the ground is Tom Grant. 1876

View of the Deadwood Stage, called "Silver Top" in Deadwood (Lawrence County) South Dakota. The driver holds a shotgun; one of the men on the ground is Tom Grant.

16th Street, Denver -1875 - Kye and Chance spend a lot of time in Denver, usually playing poker in the hotels

Ghost stories from Colorado, including this one from Street, Denver, Colorado, 1875

Coney Island, New York, circa 1905. "Picnicing on the beach -- a hasty lunch."

A Hasty Lunch: 1905 Coney Island, New York, circa “Picnicing on the beach – a hasty lunch.” x inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.

Cerrahi Arşivi

Vintage medical photo with Vincenz Czerny and Dr. Levi Cooper Lane in surgical amphitheater at Cooper Medical College by Stanford Medical History Center.

evacuation children

A policeman makes sure young evacuees are on the correct train out of London for evacuation, (Press Association). I cant imagine having to make the decision to send my child away during this time without me. How heartbreaking!

Filming “Farewell to Manzanar" at Tule Lake: Seeing One Camp in Another ~ Part 2 | Discover Nikkei

Filming “Farewell to Manzanar" at Tule Lake: Seeing One Camp in Another ~ Part 2

American internment: 'They came for me'

Toyo Miyatake  Untitled, 1944 Gelatin silver print.

One of Miyatake's best-known photographs, of three boys looking through the prison camp's barbed-wire fence, with guard tower in background. Photograph by Toyo Miyatake. (Photo courtesy of Alan Miyatake, Toyo Miyatake Studio.

Weekdays the Overman

TIL of the Commando Order, issued in secret by Hitler; it stated that all Allied commandos encountered by German forces in Europe and Africa should be killed immediately without trial, even in proper uniforms or if they attempted to surrender.

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