SiteMapNihongo
 Japanese American National Museum
Collections & Research

View of compound 2 from hospital

Hoshida, George [ bio ]

View of compound 2 from hospital
Enlarge Image (87.8KB)

drawing
H: 6 in, W: 9.5 in
ink
Pencil
paper

Lordsburg, N.M., October 12, 1942

(97.106.1S)

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

Description

2 drawing on paper, laminated (1 sheet) : ink ; image 2.375 x 8.625 in, on sheet 6 x 9.5 in.

Ink and pencil drawings depicting a Justice Department camp compound.
Top ink drawing is a view of compound 2 from the hospital ; a man in a hat walks in an open area in foreground ; partial view of building on left ; at mid distance, rows of barracks behind barbed wire fences with a guard tower, center ; mountains in background ; dark line border.
Bottom pencil sketch is lightly drawn of a view down an row of barracks with mountains in background ; light line border.

Inscription
Written in black ink, bottom right corner: 10-12-42. Written in black ink, above drawing: VIEW OF COMPOUND 2 FROM HOSPITAL. Written in pencil, top left corner above drawing: 111.

All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from materials in this collection must be submitted to the Collections Management & Access Unit at the Japanese American National Museum (collections@janm.org).

 

 

Jump to Top of Page Japanese American National Museum

 
janm.org home
Copyright © 1998-2017 Japanese American National Museum
100 North Central Avenue, Los Angeles California 90012   ▪   phone: (213) 625-0414