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[Sakaye Nakatsuru and tree trunk, Rohwer, Arkansas, January 24, 1944/5?]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Sakaye Nakatsuru and tree trunk, Rohwer, Arkansas, January 24, 1944/5?]
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H: 3.5 in, W: 2.625 in

Rohwer, Ark., January 29, 1944


Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family


1 photographic print : b&w;

Full-length portrait of a young woman, Sakaye Nakatsuru, standing on dirt area in front of barracks holding onto the barren trunk of a tree at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, January 24, 1944 or 1945. She wears eyeglasses, a white cardigan over blouse and pleated skirt. A shovel leans by porch steps next to her feet at BL. Barracks porches in background. Appears to have been taken at the same time as 97.292.6AX.

Stamped in black ink on back: JAN 29 194(4/5) [ink mark obscures last digit]

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