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[June Serenade, Rohwer, Arkansas, June 2, 1945]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[June Serenade, Rohwer, Arkansas, June 2, 1945]
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photograph
H: 2.5 in, W: 3.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., June 2, 1945

(97.292.14C)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

June Serenade gathering with several dozen people seated and eating at cloth-covered tables set at an angle against walls on either side of what is probably a mess hall at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, June 2, 1945. Across expanse of space in center hangs a white backdrop, "June Serenade" behind a group of empty chairs and music stands. A man and a woman stand at center left. Light fixtures overhead are draped with streamers and stars.

Inscription
Written in pencil on back, C: Jun 2 1945.

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