August 21, 2018

Primary Source Spotlight: Japanese-American Internment

 Primary sourcesAnsel Adams's Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar Japanese-American Internment Camp Newspapers, 1942 to 1946 Dorothea Lange Japanese American photos Veteran's oral histories mentioning Japanese-American internment Congressional documents related to Japanese-American internmentTeaching resources"Suffering Under a Great Injustice": Ansel Adams's Photographs of Japanese-American Internment at Manzanar primary source activity … [Read more...]

Today in History: Chief Joseph Surrenders

Today in History–October 5–the Library of Congress features the surrender of Nez Percé Chief Joseph to General Nelson A. Miles on this day in 1877. Learn more about the plight of this Native American tribe in the Today in History section then click the links below to access more primary resources and stories related to Chief Joseph and the Nez Percé and other native Americans.Chief Joseph Surrenders from America's LibraryChief Joseph imagesReports & other documents related to … [Read more...]