Japanese American National Museum

Bill Shishima gave a tour of the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles Little Tokyo. Mr. Shishima was born in Little… read more

Bill Shishima gave a tour of the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles Little Tokyo. Mr. Shishima was born in Little Tokyo in 1930 and spent three years at Heart Mountain Relocation Center in Wyoming during World War II. 

Located near downtown Los Angeles, Little Tokyo is one of three remaining “Japantowns” in California, where as many as forty thrived prior to World War II. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Location:
Los Angeles, California, United States
First Aired:
Oct 30, 2011
Last Aired:
Dec 31, 2011

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  • Oct 30, 2011 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 30, 2011 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 30, 2011 | 10:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 05, 2011 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 06, 2011 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 30, 2011 | 10:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2011 | 2:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 31, 2011 | 6:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
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