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Guide to the Tomie Arai and Legan Wong Papers MSS.439


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This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 07, 2021
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Amy C. Vo to change legacy description about the forced removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II  , December 2020

Access Points

Subject Names

  • Arai, Tomie, 1949-

Document Type

  • Watercolors (paintings)
  • Illustrations (layout features).

Subject Organizations

  • Basement Workshop
  • Lower East Side Printshop, Inc.
  • New York University. Asian/Pacific/American Studies Program and Institute
  • Museum of Chinese in the Americas
  • African Burial Ground (New York, N.Y.)
  • Godzilla Asian American Arts Network

Subject Topics

  • Asian American art.
  • Asian American artists.
  • Public art -- New York (State) -- New York.
  • Public art -- United States.
  • Mural painting and decoration -- United States.
  • Asian Americans -- Ethnic identity.
  • Asian American artists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions.
  • Artists and community -- New York (State) -- New York
  • Asian American artists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Societies.
  • World War, 1939-1945.
  • War Relocation Authority (United States)
  • Japanese American artists.
  • Japanese Americans -- Civil rights -- History -y 20th century.
  • Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945