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[Two young women in kimono outside on a goza mat, Rohwer, Arkansas]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Two young women in kimono outside on a goza mat, Rohwer, Arkansas]
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H: 2.5 in, W: 2.625 in

Rohwer, Ark., 1942-1945


Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family


1 photographic print : b&w;

Full portrait of two young women in kimono, one seated on a chair, the other standing, on a goza mat outside in front of row of barracks at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1942-1945. Both women wear kimono with furisode sleeves and white tabi in black zori. Seated woman holds a fan in her hands at L; other woman stands slightly behind her to the right. Tree with large leaves at midground L; dirt road extends to background R. Row of barracks on L. Similar to 97.292.8A.

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