The rugged beauty of Mount Williamson looms over Manzanar National Historic Site in California. Established to preserve the stories of the internment of nearly 120,000 Japanese Americans during World War II, Manzanar serves as a reminder of a dark period in our history. For more information: http://www.nps.gov/manz. Photo by Susan Fouts. Posted on Tumblr by the US Department of the Interior, 2/16/16.