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2013 JANM National Conference - "Speaking Up! Democracy, Justice, Dignity"


[Audio] Pilgrimages' Progress: Amache and Heart Mountain

For many years, five War Relocation Authority concentration camp sites have incorporated pilgrimages into their commemorative process. This panel brings together multigenerational representatives from Amache and Heart Mountain pilgrimage groups to discuss the origins of the organizations, their achievements, and their plans for the future.


  • Christy Sakamoto, Supervisor of Visitor Engagement, Japanese American National Museum


  • William Higuchi-Collier, Heart Mountain Wyoming Foundation 
  • E. Vicki Taniwaki, Board Chair, Friends of Amache

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Audio from the “Pilgrimages' Progress: Amache and Heart Mountain” panel session on July 6, 2013 at the Japanese American National Museum’s 2013 National Conference, “Speaking Up! Democracy, Justice, … More »

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