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[Two warriors and young woman in Kabuki play, Rohwer, Arkansas]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Two warriors and young woman in Kabuki play, Rohwer, Arkansas]
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photograph
H: 5 in, W: 7.125 in

Rohwer, Ark., 1942-1945

(97.292.4AJ)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Two warriors and young woman in Japanese costume during a Kabuki performance at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1942-1945. One warrior stands holding one of a longbow while woman in dark kimono and elaborate headdress grasps other end at R. Warrior at L stands on R foot with his proper L arm raised as he looks toward L. Two microphones at front of stage. Audience visible in foreground. Interior of room in background R; outdoor backdrop at L.

Inscription
Written in pencil on back, R edge: 3-10-D Yamauchi (2) / 5-2-d Omachi 1 / 11-2-C Yamasaki 1.

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