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[Seven young men on barracks porch, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1943]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Seven young men on barracks porch, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1943]
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photograph
H: 3.5 in, W: 2.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., 1943

(97.292.2J)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Group of seven youmg men pose on porch in front of barracks, next to a woodpile at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1943. Man in front wears white shirt and cuffed jeans and sits on wooden walkway in front of steps; the rest sit, crouch, or stand on steps leading to barracks door. Second man wears a hat nd leather jacket; three men on steps are in white; one man in dark cap is obscured by another's hat; and young man standing in back wears dark clothing. Cut-open Cream of Wheat box mounted by doorway at C behind subjects.

Inscription
Written in pencil on back, TR: [letter circled] D. Written in pencil on back, 2/43. Stamped on BRC below image: 1943.

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