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Our barrack : Lordsburg internment camp, company D, barrack #4, 7-4-42

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

Our barrack : Lordsburg internment camp, company D, barrack #4, 7-4-42
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drawing
H: 6 in, W: 9.5 in
ink
paper

Lordsburg, N.M., July 4, 1942

(97.106.1Q)

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

Description

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

Ink drawing of men's living quarters in barracks 4, Company 10 of Lordsburg Justice Department Camp, New Mexico on July 4, 1942. View of beds lining walls extending to door at end of barracks. A few men lay and sit in beds on left while five men are seated around park bench apparently playing a board game towards back. Clothes hang above beds ; full shelves high above beds. A large floor to ceiling unit with an outlet in foreground right next to a spigot. Dark line border.

Inscription
Written in black below drawing: OUR BARRACK. LORDSBURG INTERNMENT CAMP / COMPANY 10 - BARRACK #4 7-4-42.

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