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Captain Hardy and the Black Ship Scroll

October 15, 2016–January 15, 2017

Captain Hardy and the Black Ship Scroll shares how Commodore Perry’s diplomatic mission opened this long-secluded country to the outside world. This project was funded, in part, by a grant from the Oregon Heritage Commission.

Captain Hardy and the Black Ship Scroll

Unsettled/Resettled: Seattle’s Hunt Hotel

July 7–September 25, 2016

Unsettled/Resettled recalls the resettlement experience of the families and individuals who found lodging at the Seattle Japanese Language School from 1945 until 1959, when it operated as a temporary hostel. Developed by the Japanese Cultural & Community Center of Washington, this traveling exhibit made its Portland debut at the Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center before heading to the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles.

Uprooted: Japanese American Farm Labor Camps During World War II

February 11–June 19, 2016

The exhibit features a selection of images from federal photographer Russell Lee’s documentation of Japanese American farm labor camps near the towns of Nyssa, Oregon, and Rupert, Shelley, and Twin Falls in Idaho.