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[Couple standing in open graveled area, Rohwer, Arkansas]

Muramoto, Walter [ bio ]

[Couple standing in open graveled area, Rohwer, Arkansas]
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photograph
H: 3.5 in, W: 2.5 in

Rohwer, Ark., 1942-1945

(97.292.9B)

Gift of the Walter Muramoto Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w;

Portrait of a young man and woman standing in an open graveled area at Rohwer concentration camp, Rohwer, Arkansas, 1942-1945. Utility poles and a few distant buildings visible at CL and CR in background. Dressed in a vest over a short-sleeved shirt and cuffed jeans, young man stands directly behind the woman with one hand on her proper R shoulder while holding her other hand.. The young woman wears a short pleated skirt, white blouse and a pin on the lapel of her jacket.

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