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Compromise Settlement

Compromise Settlement

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Description
This Compromise Settlement Award Sheet was the result of the Japanese American Evacuation Claims Act of July 2, 1948. This legislative measure was enacted to compensate the Japanese American citizens that were forcefully removed from their homes and lost most, if not all, of their property.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
document
date made
1952-02-13
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Measurements
overall: 10 1/2 in x 8 in; 26.67 cm x 20.32 cm
ID Number
1986.3128.05
nonaccession number
1986.3128
catalog number
1986.3128.05
Credit Line
Gift of Masa Ozamoto
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
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Japanese American Internment Era
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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