On October 2, 2016, the Tuna Canyon Detention Station Coalition unveiled their traveling exhibit funded by the National Parks Service entitled “Only the Oaks Remain,” telling the story of the City of Los Angeles site where Japanese Americans were detained during World War II. Honorable Norman Mineta, Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Japanese American National Museum, delivered the keynote address. Consul General Chiba also joined the ceremony and delivered remarks.
The exhibit is currently on the road and stops include:
History Museum of San Diego, October 7 to December 3, 2016
Japanese American National Museum, December 10, 2016 to April 9, 2017
Manzanar National Historic Site, April 15, 2017- June 15, 2017
Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center, October 15, 2017 – January 7, 2018
Santa Barbara History Museum, January 15, 2018 – April 15, 2018
For further information visit: http://www.tunacanyon.org/