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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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
Tuna Canyon Story – The Grateful Crane Ensemble performs “Only the Oaks Remain” Posted Apr 28, 2018
Here’s a photo of our group who performed “Only the Oaks Remain” yesterday at the San Fernando Valley Japanese American Community Center. Pictured are (l-r)
The traveling exhibit will be open for from June 10 until January 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.
The Tuna Canyon Detention Station Coalition is honoring Dr. William Lloyd Hitt and his wife, Marlene, as he retires as Chairman of the Board. They have worked tirelessly as activists for the preservation of history in their community. Join us as we celebrate his crowning achievements.
RSVP Deadline: December 1