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Iwata, Jack [ bio ]

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

Manzanar, Calif., 1942-1945


Gift of Jack and Peggy Iwata


1 b&w; image taken at Manzanar, California concentration camp, 1942-1945. Exterior scene of a caravan of cars and trucks. Lead car is about to make a turn to a road on the R side of the image. Road disappears into the horizon, long line of cars stretch the entire distance. Along R side of road, are positioned armed U.S. military police, behind them are parked a police car and a jeep.

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