April 21, 2010

2010 Minidoka Pilgrimage Registration

Posted in Minidoka Pilgrimage tagged , , at 8:08 pm by minidokapilgrimage

Registration forms are now available for the 2010 Minidoka Pilgrimage! To register for the 2010 Minidoka Pilgrimage , download our registration form at: http://minidokapilgrimage.org/2010_Minidoka_Pilgrimage_Registration_Form.doc

Hotel Information is available at: http://minidokapilgrimage.org/2010_Hotel_Info_Sheet.doc

More detailed Pilgrimage information can be found at: https://minidokapilgrimage.wordpress.com/2010-minidoka-pilgrimage-information-page/

April 15, 2010

ESPN OTL:Dark History

Posted in Japanese American Incarceration tagged , , , at 1:41 pm by rkozu

This video from ESPN isn’t necessarily related to Minidoka specifically but is focused on the camp that was at the Santa Anita Racetrack in California.

“In 1942, in the midst of World War II, nearly 20,000 Japanese-Americans were taken to Santa Anita Park and held there as threats to American security”