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Shimada, Mori [ bio ]

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H: 2.5 in, W: 3.5 in

Rivers, Ariz., Feb. 1943


Gift of Mori Shimada


1 b&w; photograph of Gila River girls softball team. 13 young girls standing outside building, 10 girls sitting on the ground, 2nd girl from left, sitting on ground, holding a baseball bat. Door of the building behind group is open. Small rock garden to the left of image. Woman in white hat is Jane Eckstein, Girls Physical Education Director. Girl standing on left is Betty Akiyama.

Inscription on reverse reads: Febr. 20, 1943 Gila R. Camp

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