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[Toddler in sailor outfit and boy in suit, Rohwer Arkansas, May 24, 1944]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Toddler in sailor outfit and boy in suit, Rohwer Arkansas, May 24, 1944]
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H: 3.5 in, W: 2.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., May 24, 1944


Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family


1 photographic pring : b&w;

Portrait of a boy toddler in a sailor outfit standing next to a boy in a double-breasted suit in front of bed or couch with striped cover and two ruffled pillows 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 leans against older boy who holds his hand. Plaid fabric screen in background, TL; "Arkansas" pennant on wall, TR. Image has irregular scalloped border. Same boys in 97.292.11H. Older boy also in 97.292.11J.

Written in pencil on back, TC: [circled letter] D / 5/24/44. Stamped on back, TC: MAY 24 1944.

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