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Concentration Camp

Artist:
Paul Piech, American, 1920–1996  Search this
Medium:
Woodcut in black ink on paper
Dimensions:
50.3 × 36.2 cm (19 13/16 × 14 1/4 in.)
Type:
figures
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
USA
Date:
1948
Accession Number:
1951-95-6
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4b21df364-263f-49f3-9e7e-ac2fd5aa54d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1951-95-6

Medal of Honor of Joe M. Nishimoto

Maker:
Congress of the United States  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (part: ribbon material)
metal (part: medal material)
Measurements:
medal ribbon: 1 1/2 in x 8 in; 3.81 cm x 20.32 cm
medal: 2 in x 2 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 6.35 cm
case: 13 in x 11 in x 2 1/2 in; 33.02 cm x 27.94 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
Medal
medal
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
June 21, 2000
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Sharon Logan
ID Number:
2016.0154.01
Accession number:
2016.0154
Catalog number:
2016.0154.01
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-76e6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1811141
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Raoul Wallenberg, United States, 2014

Maker:
United States Mint  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .7 cm x 7.68 cm; 9/32 in x 3 1/32 in
Object Name:
medal
Place made:
United States
Date made:
2014
Date on object:
2012
Credit Line:
Transfer from the U.S. Mint
ID Number:
2016.0205.62
Accession number:
2016.0205
Catalog number:
2016.0205.62
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-9bdd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814699

Hospital Area

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 6 1/16 in; 10.16 cm x 15.40002 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
United States: Arkansas, Jerome
Date made:
1944
Related event:
Japanese American Internment  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Janice Faden
ID Number:
2016.0037.05
Catalog number:
2016.0037.05
Accession number:
2016.0037
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4161-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1805604

Bob Stocksdale and Kay Sekimachi papers, circa 1900-2015

Creator:
Stocksdale, Bob, 1913-2003  Search this
Stocksdale, Kay Sekimachi, 1926-  Search this
Stocksdale, Bob, 1913-2003  Search this
Subject:
Stocksdale, Bob  Search this
Collingwood, Peter  Search this
Anderson, Norman  Search this
Stocksdale, Kay Sekimachi  Search this
Turner, Tran  Search this
Larsen, Jack Lenor  Search this
Maloof, Alfreda Ward  Search this
Maloof, Sam  Search this
Okubo, Miné  Search this
Merrill, Forrest L.  Search this
Shawcroft, Barbara  Search this
Uchida, Yoshiko  Search this
Central Utah Relocation Center  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
War Relocation Authority  Search this
Tanforan Assembly Center (San Bruno, Calif.)  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Sketches
Scrapbooks
Watercolors
Photographs
Topic:
Concentration camps -- United States  Search this
Textile design  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Fiberwork -- Technique  Search this
Woodwork -- Study and teaching  Search this
Textile crafts -- Study and teaching  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Japanese American art  Search this
Japanese American artists  Search this
Asian American fiber artists  Search this
Asian American educators  Search this
Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Asian American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11112
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)246683
AAA_collcode_stockbob
Theme:
Craft
Lives of American Artists
Asian American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_246683
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Baby Identification Bracelet

Physical Description:
beads (overall material)
thread (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 2 in x 1/8 in; 5.08 cm x 5.08 cm x .3175 cm
Object Name:
bracelet
Place made:
United States: Arizona, Poston
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Marlene Shigekawa
ID Number:
2016.0275.01
Catalog number:
2016.0275.01
Accession number:
2016.0275
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6832-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1814224
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4c Ernst Reuter single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1136
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Depicts:
Ernst Reuter, German, 1889 - 1953  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (gray); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Germany
United States of America
Date:
September 29, 1959
Topic:
Political Figures  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5292
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8a24e23bb-0a60-4653-9c77-d553e51edbdb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5292
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8c Ernst Reuter single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 1137
Printer:
Bureau of Engraving and Printing  Search this
Depicts:
Ernst Reuter, German, 1889 - 1953  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (carmine, ultramarine, ocher); adhesive / engraving
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
Germany
United States of America
Date:
September 29, 1959
Topic:
Political Figures  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Object number:
1980.2493.5294
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm806ddbb72-59ec-4fb6-8b62-5f7a18cb2de6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_1980.2493.5294
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[Letter to Miiss Cox : typescript]

Author:
Sato, Kiyo (student)  Search this
Names:
Cox, Mary Aline, 1890-1972 (teacher)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Sato, Sanji (student)  Search this
Satow, R. (student)  Search this
Satow, Susama Paul (student)  Search this
Lamboley, E. Gerald  Search this
Sato, Kiyo (student)  Search this
Komata, Tomi (student)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper.)
Culture:
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Correspondence
Typescripts
Place:
Garrett (Ind.)
Indiana -- 20th century
Date:
[Dec. 26, 1942.]
Scope and Contents:
Typescript with hand-written P.S.
Local Numbers:
AC0450-0000001.tif (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Usage or copyright restrictions. Contact repository for further information.
Topic:
Students -- 1940-1950  Search this
Concentration camps -- United States  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans  Search this
Genre/Form:
Correspondence -- 1940-1950
Typescripts -- 1940-1950
Collection Citation:
Gerald Lamboley Collection of Japanese-American Letters, 1942-1943, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Gerald Lamboley Collection of Japanese-American Letters
Gerald Lamboley Collection of Japanese-American Letters / Letter 2
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b88dbea4-50ba-4402-aa15-0f9edb30d56c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0450-ref532

Heart Mountain Internment Camp at Night

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 in x 4 3/4 in; 10.16 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Heart Mountain
Date made:
mid 20th century
Related event:
Japanese American Internment  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Janice Faden
ID Number:
2016.0037.20
Catalog number:
2016.0037.20
Accession number:
2016.0037
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-d3cf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1805871
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Group Photograph

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
Object Name:
photograph
Place made:
United States: California, Tule Lake
Date made:
mid 20th century
Related event:
Japanese American Internment  Search this
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Janice Faden
ID Number:
2016.0037.01
Catalog number:
2016.0037.01
Accession number:
2016.0037
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-7fb7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1805468
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Sadao Oka's Display Box

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 1/2 in x 9 in x 4 in; 29.21 cm x 22.86 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
box
Used:
United States: Arizona, Poston
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Jane Oka
ID Number:
2016.0117.083
Accession number:
2016.0117
Catalog number:
2016.0117.083
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-cd87-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812148
Online Media:

Girl's Pink Crocheted Dress

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 1/2 in x 18 in x 1/4 in; 46.99 cm x 45.72 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
dress
Place made:
United States: Wyoming, Heart Mountain
Date made:
1944
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Lois Mills
ID Number:
2015.0104.01
Accession number:
2015.0104
Catalog number:
2015.0104.01
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b0-e33f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1694833
Online Media:

Flower Pin

Physical Description:
thread (part: stamen material)
wire; cotton (overall material)
glued/ pasted (overall connector/connecting technique)
paper (part: stem material)
fabric (part: ribbon material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.4 cm x 3.5 cm x 1.5 cm; 2 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 19/32 in
Object Name:
pin
Place made:
United States: California, Tule Lake
Date made:
1942-1945
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dale Cawley
ID Number:
2015.0210.07
Accession number:
2015.0210
Catalog number:
2015.0210.07
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-aea4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1762880
Online Media:

Bird Pin, carved by June Shimizu, Tule Lake, 1944

Physical Description:
wood; paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.2 cm x 2.8 cm x .11 cm; 15/32 in x 1 3/32 in x 1/32 in
Object Name:
pin
Place made:
United States: California, Tulelake
Date made:
1944
Credit Line:
Gift of Dale Cawley
ID Number:
2015.0210.01
Accession number:
2015.0210
Catalog number:
2015.0210.01
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5fb2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1762758
Online Media:

Handmade Shell Brooch

Physical Description:
wire (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
thread (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
shell (overall material)
red (overall color)
green (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 3 in x 1 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Brooch
brooch
berry brooch
Associated Place:
United States: Montana, Missoula
Date made:
1942-1945
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Roger Shimomura
ID Number:
2016.0162.17
Accession number:
2016.0162
Catalog number:
2016.0162.17
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-4ea5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1808411

Flower pin

Physical Description:
glued/ pasted (back; front connector/connecting technique)
fabric (part: ribbon material)
tortoise shell (part: flowers material)
wire; paper; synthetic fibers (back material)
velvet; paper (part: leaves material)
Measurements:
overall: 5.5 cm x 3.8 cm x 1.4 cm; 2 5/32 in x 1 1/2 in x 9/16 in
Object Name:
pin
Place made:
United States: California, Tule Lake
Date made:
1942-1945
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dale Cawley
ID Number:
2015.0210.06
Accession number:
2015.0210
Catalog number:
2015.0210.06
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-aea3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1762878
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Dust Storm in the Barracks

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
black (overall color)
white (overall color)
painted (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
in frame: 17 in x 21 1/2 in x 1 in; 43.18 cm x 54.61 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: 11 in x 15 in x in; 27.94 cm x 38.1 cm x .00254 cm
Object Name:
painting
Place made:
United States: Utah, Topaz War Relocation Center
Subject:
World War II  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Chiura Obata family
ID Number:
2016.0224.02
Accession number:
2016.0224
Catalog number:
2016.0224.02
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-6248-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1812191

"SILENCE = DEATH" t-shirt

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
delete (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 1/2 in x 30 in; 67.31 cm x 76.2 cm
Object Name:
button
LGBTQ button
t-shirt
LGBTQ t-shirt
pin
Place made:
United States: Connecticut
Credit Line:
Gift of Trey Durant
ID Number:
2016.0236.01
Accession number:
2016.0236
Catalog number:
2016.0236.01
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5693-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1813812

World War II Patriotic cover

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 905
Artist:
Walter T. Poppenger  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink; adhesive
Dimensions:
8.9 x 16.5 cm (3.5 x 6.5 in.)
Type:
Covers & Associated Letters
Place of Destination:
New York
Place of Origin:
New York
Date:
October 30, 1944
Topic:
World War II (1939-1945)  Search this
Covers & Letters  Search this
Object number:
2002.2035.37
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8fb3f2589-10c3-464f-a8d1-33f5dcd7610b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2002.2035.37
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