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Kilauea military detention camp, 8-25-42

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Kilauea military detention camp, 8-25-42
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drawing
H: 6 in, W: 9.5 in
ink
watercolor
paper
laminate

United States, August 25, 1942

(97.106.1AC)

Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada

Description

1 drawing on paper, laminated : ink, watercolor ; 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink drawing with watercolor in hues of green, orange, blue, gray of view above of Kilauea Military Detention Camp on Island of Hawaii on August 25, 1942. Two large gray buildings in foreground with guard towers and smaller outlying buildings in midground ; forest of green trees at foot of Mauna Loa where billowing smoke and fire spew from eruption mountainside ; orange and blue hued sky. Black line border.

Inscription
Written in blue ink, below image: KILAUEA MILITARY DETENTION CAMP Written in black ink, below image, bottom right corner: 8-25-42.

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