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[Portrait of Hideko Takehara, Heart Mountain, Wyoming, 1944-1945]

Shimada, Mori [ bio ]

[Portrait of Hideko Takehara, Heart Mountain, Wyoming, 1944-1945]
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H: 5.5 in, W: 3.5 in

Heart Mountain, Wyo., 1944-1945


Gift of Mori Shimada


1 photographic print : b&w;

Full lengeth portrait of a young woman, Hideko Takehara, standing in open area at Heart Mountain concentration camp, Wyoming, 1944-1945. Takehara is dressed in a checked skirt and blouse with white ruffle trim and buttons. Her hair is curled and upswept with a bow on top. She wears dark pumps. Barracks in background left.

Written in blue ink on image, BRC: The Best of Wishes / Sincerely / Hideko / Takehara..

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