At left, Japanese Americans Hideno Nakamoto, 7, left, and Yoko Itashiki, 7, center, recite the Pledge of Allegiance in 1942 at the Raphael Weill School in San Francisco, California, before being sent to the Tanforan Assembly Center and then the Topaz War Relocation Center in the Utah desert. Photo by Dorothea Lange. On right, Helene Nakamoto Mihara, 72, and Mary Ann Yahiro, 72, photographed at Rosa Parks Elementary School the former Raphael Weill School in San Francisco. Photo © Paul Kitagaki, Jr.

Paul Kitagaki's timely project of Japanese Americans who were incarcerated during World War II