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Archives for July 1943

Americans With the Wrong Ancestors

By Clara Breed When her Japanese-American patrons were sent to internment camps after the attack on Pearl Harbor, San Diego children’s librarian Clara Breed wrote the following article for The Horn Book. A little more than a year ago, libraries in California, Oregon, and Washington were swept clean of some of their most enthusiastic borrowers […]

Americans With the Wrong Ancestors

By Clara Breed When her Japanese-American patrons were sent to internment camps after the attack on Pearl Harbor, San Diego children’s librarian Clara Breed wrote the following article for The Horn Book. A little more than a year ago, libraries in California, Oregon, and Washington were swept clean of some of their most enthusiastic borrowers […]