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Resources for Japan Scholars: Densho Digital Repository

Densho Digital Repository

This Japanese American history archive is a rich online collection of oral histories, photographs, documents and other primary source materials that communicate the immigration and internment experiences of persons of Japanese descent who lived in the US during the time of World War II. The website is produced by Densho: The Japanese American Legacy Project, a US-based non-profit organisation.

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Main image: Sourced from Centre for Open Data in the Humanities’ Kuzushiji Dataset (Source)

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