Japanese Immigrants in Nebraska

In the early 1900s, Japanese immigrants arrived in Nebraska having followed the railroad from the West Coast. Soon after, many railroad… read more

In the early 1900s, Japanese immigrants arrived in Nebraska having followed the railroad from the West Coast. Soon after, many railroad workers became farmers, owning their own land. Sandra Reddish, a historian and Nebraska Folklife Network board member, gave insight into their lives in rural Nebraska, and how it changed after Pearl Harbor. This talk was hosted the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum, who also provided the video. close

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  • Dawn Hammatt Director Eisenhower (Dwight) Presidential Library and Museum
  • Joy Murphy Education Specialist Eisenhower (Dwight) Presidential Library and Museum
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Japanese Immigrants in Nebraska

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Program ID:
510912-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Abilene, Kansas, United States
First Aired:
May 23, 2021 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 24, 2021 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • May 23, 2021 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 24, 2021 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3