• Mt. Williamson and cemetery monument

    Manzanar

    National Historic Site California

Oral History

Manzanar National Historic Site has collected more than 350 oral history interviews since 1999. Manzanar's oral histories are used for educational and research purposes, and are preserved at the Manzanar National Historic Site archives.

 

Did You Know?

Ansel Adams.

Ansel Adams photographed the camp and in 1944 published a book. It was poorly received and sparked protests at the time. The book, Born Free and Equal, has recently been republished.