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H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in

Heart Mountain, Wyo., ca. 1942-1945


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1 drawing on paper ; 9.5 x 6 in.

Pencil drawing of a four panel sequence of Heart Mountain concentration camp. Two small rectangular panels located side by side at top ; two long horizontal rectangular panels stacked below them. Top left panel, two horizontal lines near bottom with circular lines above on right ; top right panel, barracks and smokestacks visible at a distance with Heart Mountain peak in background under cloudy skies. Middle horizontal panel, closer view of barracks with three barracks in foreground under cloudy sky. Bottom horizontal panel, dog chasing a cat in front of barracks with trash can and boxes.

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