49th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage – Official Photo Essay

Banners representing the ten World War II American concentration camps during the 49th
Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage on Saturday, April 28, 2018
at the Manzanar National Historic Site.
Photo: Geri Ferguson/Manzanar Committee

Shortly after the 49th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage on April 28, 2018, we published photographs from that event and the 2018 Manzanar At Dusk program that same evening. But here is our official photo essay from the Pilgrimage featuring photographs by professional photographers Geri Ferguson and Mark Kirchner. They have been shooting photos at Manzanar for many years now and not just during the annual Pilgrimage.

Mark and Geri’s photos are absolutely stunning. They both have incredible eyes and an artistic flare that show in each of their photos. We hope you enjoy them.

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