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Shimada, Mori [ bio ]

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H: 2.5 in, W: 3.5 in

Heart Mountain, Wyo., 1942-1945


Gift of Mori Shimada


1 b&w; photograph of 13 young girls and a Caucasian woman taken outside building. Barrack buildings at a distance from the building. 10 girls seated on the ground, 3 standing behind this group. Caucasian woman standing behind main group to the left. Girl 2nd from left in first row, seated on the ground, holding a baseball bat.

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

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