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Racial, Ethnic, and Religious Minorities in World War II: A Resource Guide

Digital Resources

Digitized and born-digital materials detailing the contributions and participation by various minority groups in the United States efforts during World War II are represented here. These sources include military contributions as well as those made on the home front. Materials on the internment of Americans are also included.

The resources below are all available from the Library of Congress website and include primary sources materials from our digital collections, first-person accounts from the Veterans History Project, research guides on related topics, and special presentations.

Digital Collections

Research Guide

Veterans History Project: "Experiencing War" Presentations

Event Video

The subscription resources marked with a padlock are available to researchers on-site at the Library of Congress. If you are unable to visit the Library, you may be able to access these resources through your local public or academic library.