Marketing Position Available at Densho
We are seeking a Marketing Manager to create and implement a content marketing plan that engages a national audience with Densho's rich online content about the World War II incarceration of Japanese Americans. This person will design and launch social media campaigns and live events that build upon Densho's content expertise.
This position is funded, in part, by an award from the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, and by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant Program.
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Order a Free Densho Educational Resource CD
Densho created an Educational Resource CD of the materials used during our "Teaching with Primary Sources" teacher training workshops that were conducted with 625 educators over the last two years. Contained on the CD are the historic newsreel, photographs and documents used during the workshops. Also included are videoclips from the Densho oral history collection and activities about how to examine primary sources. While supplies last you can have a free CD shipped to you. Funding for these CDs was provided, in part, by a grant from the Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Japanese American Confinement Sites Grant Program.
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Support Densho by Shopping at AmazonSmile!
When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Densho. Visit http://smile.amazon.com/ch/91-2164150, sign in using your Amazon.com account, and designate Densho as your nonprofit.
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Henry Miyatake Memorial - December 6, 2014
There will be a community memorial service on December 6, 2014, at 2pm at NVC Memorial Hall in Seattle for redress activist Henry Miyatake. In this 1999 interview with Densho, Henry describes the impact on the community of the first Day of Remembrance in 1978.
>> Watch the video clip of Henry Miyatake
>> Read Densho's encyclopedia article about Henry Miyatake
Fumiko Hayashida: 1911-2014
Fumi Hayashida, the face of an iconic historic photograph, passed away on November 2, 2014. In this 1998 interview with Densho, Fumi talks about how she felt the day that she and her fellow Bainbridge Islanders were removed from their homes.
>> Watch the video clip of Fumiko Hayashida
Robert Oki: 1923-2014
Bob Oki, longtime Densho supporter, passed away on November 1, 2014. In this 2003 interview with Densho, Bob describes hearing about the bombing of Pearl Harbor.
>> Watch the video clip of Bob Oki