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Untitled? (Rohwer Camp, Block 29 or Rohwer Camp)

Sugimoto, Henry [ bio ]

Untitled? (Rohwer Camp, Block 29 or Rohwer Camp)
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H: 13.5 in, W: 16.25 in, D: .25 in

Rohwer, Ark., ca. 1944


Gift of Madeleine Sugimoto and Naomi Tagawa, Japanese American National Museum


Mounted on board, unframed.

An American flag flies from a flagpole in the center. To the right is a garden of giant sunflowers within a white picket fence. In the foreground is a sign that reads, "Block 29." To the left of the flagpole, a man in a yellow shirt works with some large cans or drums in front of the barracks in the background. A woman in a blue dress and white apron walks down a path on the left, carrying a yellow basket (?).

Signed in medium, bottom left corner: H. Sugimoto, Rohwer Camp

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