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[Fumi Munekiyo leaving for Cleveland, Ohio, 1944]

Shimada, Mori [ bio ]

[Fumi Munekiyo leaving for Cleveland, Ohio, 1944]
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photograph
H: 3.75 in, W: 4.75 in

Heart Mountain, Wyo., 1944

(92.10.2BE)

Gift of Mori Shimada

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

5 young women, including Fumi Munekiyo who is leaving for Cleveland, Ohio, standing in front of wooden building at Heart Mountain, Wyoming, 1944. Munekiyo, center, is dressed in a suit and holds an overcoat and a couple parcels in her arms. Two young women on right wear white blouses and dark skirts. Woman on far left in white blouse and dark pleated skirt stands holding a coar over her arms. Small young woman next to her in suit holds onto her proper left arm. All women had curled hair. A girl in braids walks on the porch in the background, left.

Inscription
Written in pencil on back: Fumi Munekiyo leaving for Cleveland / MORI SHIMADA.

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