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Babies were born

Ishigo, Estelle [ bio ]

Babies were born
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H: 8 in, W: 10.5 in

Heart Mountain, Wyo., ca. 1942-1945


Japanese American National Museum


1 drawing on paper ; 8 x 10.5 in.

Pencil drawing of a baby with halo and wings, left, falling bottom first toward a brick chimney, lower left; lampost near rooftop and Heart Mountain peak visible in background. Within a line border, top right, a baby with halo and wings cries as it lands face down on the floor.

Written in pencil, bottom center: Babies were born.

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