February 13, 2024
Virtual: A Visit with the FDR Presidential Library ("Internment of Japanese Americans")
Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Following the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, people on the West Coast worried that members of the region’s large Japanese American community might be working with Japan’s military to plan acts of sabotage. This presentation explores the backlash endured by Japanese Americans as the nation prepared for war. Led by Jeffrey Urbin, Education Specialist at the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum.
RECORDING NOTE: This program will be recorded. All registrants will receive the recording via email within 48 hours of the program.
Please register for this event and you'll receive the link in the confirmation and reminder emails - make sure to check your spam folder for them. The email will be coming from Zoom.
This virtual event is hosted by the Tewksbury Public Library and a collaboration between the several Massachusetts and New Hampshire libraries.
This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Ashland Public Library.
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