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[Girls playing basketball, Heart Mountain, Wyoming, 1943]

Shimada, Mori [ bio ]

[Girls playing basketball, Heart Mountain, Wyoming, 1943]
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H: 3.125 in, W: 3 in

Heart Mountain, Wyo., 1943


Gift of Mori Shimada


1 photographic print : b&w; ; image 2.125 x 2.125 in., on sheet 3.125 x 3 in.

Seven girls playing basketball at Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, 1943. Two girls are in process of jump ball while other five players look on. They are dressed in skirts, pants and pedal pushers. Playing in open field, grassy area, spectators in background.

Written in pencil on back: Mori-14

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