Oregon Experience

Oregon's Japanese Americans Beyond the Wire

Season 13 Episode 2 | 1h 5m 33s | Video has closed captioning.

By the 1920s Oregon had thriving Japanese American communities in Portland and Hood River. Immigrant pioneers managed business, farms and orchards with their American born children. Pearl Harbor would profoundly impact everyone forever. Oregon Experience will explore our region's Japanese American history, their forced incarceration during WWII and the fight for reparations decades later.

Aired: 04/22/19

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Oregon Experience is a local public television program presented by OPB.