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Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

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H: 10.5 in, W: 8 in

Heart Mountain, Wyo., ca.1942-1945


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1 drawing on paper ; 10.5 x 8.5 in.

Pencil drawing of Heart Mountain concentration camp which held people of Japanese ancestry in the United States during World War II. Within a sketched border two rows of partially drawn barracks lay in the foreground ; Heart Mountain rises in the background ; a single bird flies overhead.

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