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Iwata, Jack [ bio ]

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

California, ca. 1942


Gift of Jack and Peggy Iwata


1 b&w; image taken at an unspecified California concentration camp. Men unloading construction supplies off flat bed trucks. To L is large pile of mattresses. Behind it is a truck stacked with boxes. CL are 6 men unloading a truck. The 3 men on the ground are piling up long beams. 2 trucks in background are full of lumber. 3 men are unloading the truck on the far right.

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