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Suggested resources based on topics sent to us.

Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI)

Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI)

See also Previous Topics guide to see resources on other countries (for example, Taiwan Independence Movement).

Books, Documents, etc.

Books, Documents, etc.

These are only a sampling of items.

Civil Rights - Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI)

Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) & the Military

Chinese Exclusion Act

See page under Civil Rights

Japanese American Internment

See archived research guides as well. These are only a few examples.

  • United States v Korematsu (The Japanese-American Exclusion Case)

Other Libraries

The Philippine War

Following the Treaty of Paris, which ended the Spanish American War in December of 1898, the United States took control of the former Spanish colonies of Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Philippines.

Other Institutions

Other Instiututions

Terminology & Usage Disclaimer

Please be advised that some of these resources--particularly those created in previous eras--contain descriptions for ancestral, racial, ethnic, and gender identity that may be offensive or harmful to individuals investigating these records, and are considered inappropriate to use in modern times. The descriptions and treatment of historically marginalized groups, women, and animals may be upsetting. Also, please note that inclusion in this subject guide does not necessarily constitute endorsement of the views therein--we encourage investigators to use their own judgment when evaluating books, websites, articles, documents, and other resources.

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