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Japanese American Internment Camps Research Material [Sollami]

Identifier: AC 575

Scope and Content

Collection contains copies of papers, documents, and memorandums concerning American Internment Camps for Japanese and Japanese Americans during World War II, with particular emphasis on the Santa Fe Camp which was administered by the U.S. Department of Justice. The material touches on all aspects of that program from the initial establishment of the camps and their administration and problems to their final days. Also included are the official reactions at the national, state and camp level, including the internees. Interviews of internees and their descendants were conducted in later years.


  • 1941-2010
  • Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication of print materials allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Historical Information

During World War II Japanese and Japanese American citizens of the United States were relocated to Internment Camps from 1942 to 1946. One of those camps was in Santa Fe, New Mexico.


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Finding Aid of the Japanese American Internment Camps Research Material [Sollami], 1941-2010
Edited Full Draft
© 2014
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090