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[Toddler in sailor outfit sitting on chair next to boy in suit, Rohwer Arkansas, May 24, 1944]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Toddler in sailor outfit sitting on chair next to boy in suit, Rohwer Arkansas, May 24, 1944]
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photograph
H: 3.625 in, W: 4.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., May 24, 1944

(97.292.11H)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Portrait of a boy toddler in a sailor outfit sitting on a chair next to a boy in a double-breasted suit in front of plaid fabric screen at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, May 24, 1944. Dressed in a white hat, white top with dark collar and trim, and dark shorts, the toddler raises his proper L hand as he sits on a blanket-covered chair. Standing to the R of chair, older boy stands with his hands at his side. Photograph of uniformed man sits on shelf at TL. Image has irregular scalloped border. Same boys in 97.292.11I. Older boy also in 97.292.11J.

Inscription
Stamped on back, C: MAY 24 1944. Written in pencil on back, TC: [circled letter] D.

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