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[Toast at party in mess hall, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1942-1945]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Toast at party in mess hall, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1942-1945]
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photograph
H: 2.5 in, W: 3.625 in

Rohwer, Ark., 1942-1945

(97.292.16C)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Several dozen people raise a toast with cups in their hands at what appears to be a party in a mess hall in Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1942-1945. Most people stand except for a man sitting across from a boy in foreground. A man speaks into a microphone on elevated area with backdrop of stylized mountain at background right. Streamers decorate ceiling.

Inscription
Written in pencil on back, sideway, R: [circled letter] D.

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