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[Two young women sitting on barracks porch steps, Rohwer, Arkansas, JAN 11

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Two young women sitting on barracks porch steps, Rohwer, Arkansas, JAN 11
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photograph
H: 2.5 in, W: 3.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., January 11, 1945

(97.292.6BN)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Portrait of two women sitting close together on barracks porch steps at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, January 11, 1945. Both sit with their knees drawn up and their hands in their laps. Woman at L wears pants and a dark, short-sleeved sweater over white collared blouse with heart-shaped brooch; woman at R wears a boldly patterned skirt and a light-colored sweater over white collared blouse with flower brooch. Unmarked mailbox hangs behind them at TR, just below windowframe. Same women in 97.292.6BX.

Inscription
Written in pencil on back, TR: Jan 11, 1945.

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