Memories in the Dust: The Japanese American Experience (Mahoney Gallery)

Herold Mahoney Library Gallery

View photographs from the Japanese American Citizens League permanent collection. Walk through and stand in a replica internment camp barrack.

Exhibit Dates

April 22 – June 24, 2016


May 11, 4pm-5pm
Connie Mahoney Reading Room
Mahoney Library, SRJC Petaluma Campus

Henry Kaku, Sonoma County Japanese American Cultural Citizens League.
Lynn Prime, Special Collections Library, Sonoma State University
Dana Shew, Anthropology Studies Center, Sonoma State University

Gallery Information

Mahoney Library Gallery
680 Sonoma Mountain Parkway

Monday-Tuesday: 9AM-6PM
Wednesday-Thursday: 9AM-3PM
Friday-Sunday: Closed

This exhibit is free to the public. A $4.00 parking permit is required in campus lots.

Gallery Mission and Past Exhibits

Memories in the Dust exhibit photo
Top: Ladies in traditional kimono dress.
Bottom: Overview of Amache Camp, CO, where most Sonoma County Japanese Americans were interned.