Letters of Protest 4+

Broken Promises

Resolve Design Inc.

    • Free

iPad Screenshots


Notices of sale slowly reached Japanese Canadians in internment.

One man burst into tears when he learned his boat had been sold. Another tore up his cheque, vowing to never use the money.

Japanese Canadians replied to officials with outrage, sorrow, and downright refusal. The Office of the Custodian filed their letters, but continued to sell their belongings.

Explore a selection of these letters to learn how Japanese Canadians argued against the sale of their homes and belongings.

This iPad app was originally developed as part of the Broken Promises traveling exhibition, co-curated by the Nikkei National Museum and the Royal BC Museum for the Landscapes of Injustice project. It is part of the online JOURNEYS Digital Resource for teachers, students, and educators, available on the Nikkei National Museum website.


This app is in French and English.

What’s New

Version 2.0

Screensaver was changed to the Home Screen. App name was showing previous app name when downloaded to a device – was Landscapes of Injustice, updated to Letters of Protest. App icon showed as old icon when downloaded to device, different from app icon showing in App Store – they are both the same now.

App Privacy

The developer, Resolve Design Inc., indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Collected

The developer does not collect any data from this app.

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

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