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The Heart Mountain Barracks Project


Heart Mountain

Heart Mountain was one of the ten internment camps used for the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII.  This camp was located in between two cities, Cody and Powell, and was a home to more than 10,000 internees.

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Heart Mountain Camp
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The Heart Mountain Barrack has not only educated, but also touched the lives of the volunteers/viewers on an emotional level.  This event/task was a huge part of history in the … More »

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A project of the Japanese American National Museum

Major support by The Nippon Foundation