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Minidoka National Historic Site

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March 8, 2018
As a teenager, I lived in Jerome, which is about 15 miles west of Minidoka National Historic Site, and had no idea it even existed. Here is a short summary of the history of this historic site, which I have since visited and marveled that it was such a well-kept secret. On February 19,…
January 30, 2016
The Minidoka War Relocation Center was in operation from 1942–45 and one of ten camps at which Japanese Americans, both citizens and resident "aliens," were interned during World War II.
Jerome, ID 83338
Phone(208) 933-4100