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[Four men in cermonial robes at funeral, Rohwer, Arkansas, June 11, 1944]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Four men in cermonial robes at funeral, Rohwer, Arkansas, June 11, 1944]
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photograph
H: 2.5 in, W: 3.625 in

Rohwer, Ark., June 11, 1944

(97.292.5A)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Four men in ceremonial robes sit in front of a white box and altar at a funeral gathering in Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, June 11, 1944. Garlands, flowers, and a small shrine are arranged at the rear of the room on covered tables. Boy sits with back to viewer, BL. A pair of men in black embroidered robes sit at L. Two men in robes, one in black robe, the other in white with black court hat, sit on R.

Inscription
Stamped in black ink on back, C: JUN 11 1944.

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