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[Woman and old man talking in Kabuki play, Rohwer, Arkansas, October 21, 1944]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Woman and old man talking in Kabuki play, Rohwer, Arkansas, October 21, 1944]
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photograph
H: 5 in, W: 7 in

Rohwer, Ark., October 21, 1944

(97.292.4X)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Woman and old man dressed in Japanese costume talk on stage during a Kabuki performance at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, October 21, 1994. Dressed in kimono and wig, woman kneels in profile as she talks to a male actor in a dark kimono, wig and made up to appear old; he holds a sheaf of papers in his proper R hand. Noren with two vertical slits covers doorway in background

Inscription
Written in pencil on back: Nakagawa Setsu 41-7-F (1) / Suzuki 39-3-D (1) / Kono 38-5-C 3 each / Yano 34-12-F (1) Stamped in black ink on back: OCT 21 1944

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