President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 in February 1942 calling for the internment of Japanese-Americans after the attacks on Pearl Harbor. The Mochida family, pictured here, were some of the 117,000 people that would be evacuated to internment camps scattered throughout the country by that June.


  • Title: Men Relax in Front of Ktown Shop
  • Location Created: Los Angeles, CA
  • Rights: Los Angeles Public Library

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