The Heart Mountain Relocation Center
was built during the summer of 1942 and received its first contingent of Japanese Americans
on August 12, 1942. It is located in Park County, northwestern Wyoming. The collection
contains Community Camp Council meeting minutes, camp laws, correspondence, the case of
People of Heart Mountain vs. Tom Yamada, and other documents.
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