Permission to publish the image must be obtained from the CSUDH Archives as owner of the physical item and copyright. In instances when the copyright ownership is not clear it is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright permission.
General information regarding the passing and implementation of the Civil Liberties Act of 1988, which was signed into law on August 10, 1988 and authorized that all eligible persons of Japanese ancestry who were evacuated, relocated or interned during World War II would receive monetary compensation of up to $20,000. The sender of this letter is unknown. Item from Misao Okada’s album. Misao Okada’s scrapbook contains photographs, ephemera, notes, and correspondence documenting her time at Amache and a visit and reunion over 50 years later. The scrapbook also includes materials relating to reparations and events observing Japanese American incarceration.