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Japanese American Incarceration During World War II

This digital teaching collection focuses on the experiences of Japanese American students at Puget Sound who were incarcerated during World War II.

Recommended Additional Resources

The search for primary sources does not stop with one institution! Below are some additional, freely-available resources and digital collections that may be of interest on the topic of Japanese American incarceration during World War II:

Continuing Your Research

If you'd like to continue researching this topic, we recommend using the below search terms and subject headings. Copy the terms and paste them into your library's online catalog (for Puget Sound community members, copy it into the Primo search box on Collins Memorial Library's front page) or digital collections database. 

Library of Congress subject headings:

  • Concentration camps -- United States -- History -- 20th century
  • Japanese American college students--Washington (State)--Tacoma
  • Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945