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[Candy stripers helping with examination of children, Rohwer, Arkansas, July 6, 1944]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Candy stripers helping with examination of children, Rohwer, Arkansas, July 6, 1944]
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photograph
H: 2.5 in, W: 3.625 in

Rohwer, Ark., July 6, 1944

(97.292.16L)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Women in candystriper's aprons assist men in white, probably doctors, with examination of children in Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, July 6, 1944. The medical staff stand on left side of table with backs to viewer, while women with children stand on opposite side. A bald doctor has his hand on the forehead of a child sitting on the table while a woman holding an infant looks on. Mural on wall below windows, top right. Bright light coming in through windows. Wavy border.

Inscription
Stamped on back, C: JUL - 6 1944.

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