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Tent #6 - My Bed at Ft. Sam Houston - 6-15-42

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Tent #6 - My Bed at Ft. Sam Houston - 6-15-42
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drawing
H: 9 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper
laminate

Fort Sam Houston, Tex., June 15, 1942

(97.106.1EC)

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

Description

1 drawing on paper, lined and laminated : ink ; 4.375 x 5.25 in., on sheet 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink drawing of the artist's metal-framed cot in corner of tent at Fort Sam Houston, June 15, 1942. View from top of tent. The tent has a wooden floor and canvas sides, rolled open; suitcases and a duffel bag are stored under the cot. Other similar tents can be seen through open flaps.

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Written in black ink below image: Tent #6 - My Bed at Ft. Sam Houston - 6-15-42

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