Nikkei Family: Memories, Traditions, and Values

We invite you to submit personal stories and essays that share your family stories.

Articles accepted through September 30, 2015 at 6PM (PST).

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Album of the Week

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Heart Mountain Relocation Center High School Album

The 1944 Heart Mountain High School Album is from the Heart Mountain Relocation Center near Cody Wyoming. Approximently 1500 high school students attended the camp school. The images were copied from Bill Shishima's High School album.  

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Nima of the Month

culturalnews (California, United States)

culturalnews (Shigeharu Higashi) is a Japanese writer who lives in Los Angeles, CA. He has contributed various stories, including film reviews and interviews with artists and former Nisei Week Festival queens.

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