Japanese American Internment Exhibition

 
Date: 1/5/1972
Reference Number:
KPIX 107204
Format:
16mm newsfilm
Description/Summary:
KPIX Eyewitness News report from January 5th 1972 by Belva Davis, featuring an exhibition of photographs in San Francisco depicting the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. There is a press conference with an Historical Society spokesman and Edison T. Uno (1929-76), who reflects that: "I think it's important ... Americans begin to understand and take pride in [their] legacy because if we're going to eliminate injustice and racism in this country, we have to appreciate our past." Also includes views of several black & white photographs being shown in the exhibition.
Availability:
Mp4 video file streaming online in DIVA:
https://diva.sfsu.edu/collections/sfbatv/bundles/190402
Collection/Copyright Holder:
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Further Details:
Contact resident Film Archivist Alex Cherian (Email: acherian@sfsu.edu)