Gift of Mine Okubo Estate
1 drawing on paper : ink ; image 9.75 x 14.5 in.
A woman with a flipped forelock of hair and cross-patterned jacket, Mine Okubo stands in profile in the right foreground watching a group of three dogs gathered around a fire hydrant. Three posts triangulate the hydrant and three rows of barracks are visible in the background.
To provide enough meat and fresh vegetables, the agricultural division raised cattle, pigs, chickens, and turkeys, and a variety of vegetables.
Signed at bottom left corner: Mine. Written in pencil, bottom right corner: 185. Written and circled in pencil, bottom left corner: 185. Stamped in black ink on back, top left corner: 5191. Written in pencil on back, bottom right corner: 185.
Drawings for the book, Citizen 13660, began as sketches and drawings created by Okubo while incarcerated at Tanforan and Topaz to tell faithful friends about camp life and were intended for exhibition purposes. Drawing is on page 194 of book.
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