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[Two young women in kimono in a bedroom, Rohwer, Arkansas]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Two young women in kimono in a bedroom, Rohwer, Arkansas]
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photograph
H: 3.5 in, W: 2.625 in

Rohwer, Ark., 1942-1945

(97.292.8F)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Portrait of two young women in kimono with furisode sleeves in a bedroom at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1942-1945. Smiling woman on left stands with hands clasped in front of her while other woman sits on bed holding a fan in her hands. Wisteria vine in a vase sits on a small shelf in corner, TL; a few framed pictures, including a tiger, hang on wall at CR in background. Same women and location in 97.292.6BY. Woman on L is in 97.292.8I. Woman on R is in 97.292.8H.

Women

Kimonos

Fans

Beds

Interiors

Barracks

Portraits

World War, 1939-1945

Concentration camps

Arkansas

Rohwer Relocation Center (Ark.)

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