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Iwata, Jack [ bio ]

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H: 7 3/4 in, W: 9 1/2 in

California, ca. 1942-1945


Gift of Jack and Peggy Iwata


1 b&w; image of mochitsuki taken at unspecified California concentration camp. Interior of large room, perspective taken from one end of room. Rows of tables filled with rows of mochi. At table toward BL, women are dusting off the excess cornstarch and packing the cooled mochi. Large group of men, women and children are assembled at far end of room.

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