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[Three young women outside barracks, three-quarter portraits, Rohwer, Arkansas, July 27, 1945]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Three young women outside barracks, three-quarter portraits, Rohwer, Arkansas, July 27, 1945]
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photograph
H: 1.75 in, W: 2.75 in

Rohwer, Ark., July 27, 1945

(97.292.6C)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

2 photographic prints (1 sheet) : b&w;

Two photographs on one sheet of three women standing outside of a barracks at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, July 27, 1945. Two women stand in the front with third woman standing in back with arms around shoulders of other two. Woman on L wears a sweater over a shirt and a striped skirt. Woman in C wears a patterned dress with white collar and a headkerchief. Woman on L wears a vest over a white blouse and patterned skirt; she changes her pose in photographs, arms crossed in L photo and arms at side in R photo. Barracks partially visible on R.

Inscription
Written in pencil on back: 7/27/45 at L edge, circled letter "D" at CR.

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