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Japanese-American World War II veterans poster, 2017

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2, Item: 2

Scope and Contents of the Collection

From the Collection:

The focus of this collection is the acquisition of visual materials that support the curriculum of the Claremont Colleges. Currently materials included materials relating to California history and locations, as well as historical WWII photographs. Growth is anticipated for this collection.


  • 2017

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

Languages represented in the collection: English, Spanish.


Collection open for research.


From the Collection: 10.1 Linear Feet (3 oversize flat boxes, 1 document box, 1 oversize document box, 1 map drawer folder)


14.75" x 24". Depicts Japanese American soldiers in uniform. Titled "American Heroes," with a quote beneath stating "Thousand of Japanese Americans - many of them recruited from internment camps - fought in World War II, in a separate unit called the 442nd Regimental Combat Team. It was the most decorated American military unit in the war." Poster is advertising Calisphere's digital collections.

Repository Details

Part of the 01 - Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library Repository

800 North Dartmouth Ave
Claremont CA 91711 United States