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Ward 1 : my hospital bed, 9-8-42

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Ward 1 : my hospital bed, 9-8-42
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drawing
H: 9.5 in, W: 6 in
ink
paper
laminate

United States, September 8, 1942

(97.106.1EJ)

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

Description

2 drawings on paper, laminated (1 sheet) : ink ; top image 5.375 x 6 in., bottom image 4.125 x 6 in., on sheet 9.5 x 6 in.

Ink sketches of artist's hospital bed in ward 1 and supply room of camp hospital, September 8, 1942.
Top sketch of interior of artist's hospital room viewed from top of metal-framed bed with books on covers, a shelf or heating unit on left next to an open suitcase on a stand ; windows on left and in background behind an open door.
Bottom sketch view of top of barracks or other buildings seen from supply room window.
Drawing 97.106.1EI on recto of same sheet.

Inscription
Written in black ink on top image, bottom: Ward 1 - My Hospital Bed - 9-8-42. Written in black ink on bottom image, bottom: Supply room.

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