MSU Denver Calendar Event
Event Name: Amache Japanese Internment Camp exhibit, opening day event
Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Location: Auraria Library (first floor)
Event Status: Passed
Category: Campus Wide Events
Description: The Auraria Library will host a special exhibit from Feb. 19 – March 20 to commemorate the lives of Japanese Americans who were detained during World War II in a southeast Colorado camp in the city of Granada, known as the Amache Japanese Internment Camp.

“Connecting the Pieces: Dialogues about the Amache Archaeology Collection” will be displayed in the Auraria Library on the first floor. The exhibit opens on the Japanese-American Internment Day of Remembrance. Matt Mariner, head of special collections and digital initiatives, and Rosemary Evetts, the library’s archivist, will be available in the exhibition area to answer questions from 2-4 p.m. on opening day.

This event is free and open to the public.
Start Time: 02:00pm
End Time: 04:00pm
Contact: Event Coordinator
Reservation: This event is not utilizing event reservations and is open to all.