Letter to the Honorable Monica Rodriguez
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The MEMORIAL WALL CAMPAIGN starts now. 2000 Japanese, German, and Italian aliens, and Japanese taken from Peru will be remembered. Be part of history.
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The Tuna Canyon Detention Station Coalition (TCDSC) biographies were written by the board, community and family members. We have gained a greater insight to their personal experiences. Sigrid Toye said, “I am now finally able to share my feelings with the universe.”
The mission of the TCDSC is to tell the stories of the Japanese, German, and Italian immigrants and others taken from Latin America. We will continue to search for such stores so please contact us so it is preserved for future generations and researchers.
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Dan Mayeda is the grandson of Kunitomo Mayeda who was held at Tuna Canyon. Click here for bio.
You are cordially invited to the SFV JACL Installation on January 20, 2019 to hear Dan Mayeda, featured speaker.
Knollwood Country Club
12040 Balboa Blvd., Granada Hills
Tickets are $35 pp
11:30 social, 12:00 lunch
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Event is co sponsored by the Tuna Canyon Detention Station Coalition and San Fernando Valley Japanese American Citizens League
Los Angeles City Councilmembers introduce new resolution Posted Nov 19, 2018
Los Angeles City Councilmembers Monica Rodriguez and David Ryu introduced this resolution today. Tuna Canyon Detention Station opened on December 16, 1941-1943. R E S
The traveling exhibit will be open for from June 10 until January 27, 2019.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE ARE TWO LOCATIONS IN SAN FRANCISCO WITH THE SAME STREET ADDRESS OF 640 MASON ST. THE MIS HISTORIC LEARNING CENTER IS LOCATED IN ZIP CODE 94129.