japanese internment
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Japanese Internment

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 32

Japanese Internment - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 194 Views
  • Uploaded on

Japanese Internment. Farewell to Manzanar by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston. 1869. First Japanese settle in Sacramento, California to help construct the railroad. 1870. Citizenship given to African Americans, but not to Japanese or Chinese Americans. 1886.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Japanese Internment' - symona


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
japanese internment

Japanese Internment

Farewell to Manzanar by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston

slide2
1869
  • First Japanese settle in Sacramento, California to help construct the railroad
slide4
1870
  • Citizenship given to African Americans, but not to Japanese or Chinese Americans
slide6
1886
  • Japanese government allows citizens to permanently move to other countries
slide8
1911
  • America does not allow Japanese to become natural citizens
slide9
1913
  • Japanese are not allowed to own land in California
slide10
1924
  • All immigration from Japan stops due to the Immigration Act
slide11
1939
  • Germany declares war on Poland officially beginning World War II
slide13
1941
  • Japan attacks Pearl Harbor in Hawaii
slide15
1942
  • Roosevelt signs Executive Order 9066 giving the War Department the right to evacuate Japanese Americans into camps
1942 cont
1942 cont.
  • Manzanar Camp opens in Owens Valley, CA
remembering manzanar
Remembering Manzanar
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ac19C-rfMp8
1942 cont1
1942 cont.
  • 110,000 Japanese Americans are in camps. Evacuation completed
slide21
1944
  • U.S. Supreme Court rules that loyal citizens cannot be held in camps against their will
slide22
1945
  • Roosevelt dies from a stroke and Harry Truman takes office
1945 cont
1945 cont.
  • America drops two atomic bombs on Japan
1945 cont1
1945 cont.
  • Hitler commits suicide after realizing Germany is losing the war
1945 cont2
1945 cont.
  • Japan surrenders, ending World War II
1945 cont3
1945 cont.
  • Manzanar camp officially closes
slide31
1952
  • Japanese finally given the right to be natural citizens.
v ocabulary
Vocabulary
  • Issei – The first generation. The Issei were born in Japan. Most immigrated to the United States between 1890 and 1915.
  • Nisei – Second generation children of the Issei. American citizens by birth and born before World War II.
  • Sansei – Third generation of Americans with Japanese ancestry born during or after World War II.
ad