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[Young woman in trousers and flower in hair on barracks porch steps, Rohwer, Arkansas, October 16, 1944]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Young woman in trousers and flower in hair on barracks porch steps, Rohwer, Arkansas, October 16, 1944]
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H: 3.625 in, W: 2.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., October 16, 1944

(97.292.6BP)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Full-length portrait of a young woman in a striped t-shirt, cardigan, and trousers with a flower in her hair standing on barracks porch steps at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, October 16, 1944. She stands on bottom step with proper R hand behind her back amd weight on one leg, ankles crossed. There is a pile of wood at the B of the stairs at BL. Cylindrical object, perhaps a bug sprayer or atomizer, on porch railing.

Inscription
Stamped in black ink on back, BRC: OCT 16 1944.

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