Record player

Description
Like the radio, this record player was purchased from a Sears, Roebuck, and Company catalogue. Purchasing objects like these made life in the interment camp feel a little bit more like home. Internees could escape the harsh condition of the barracks by listening to their favorite music.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
record player
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
light green (overall color)
brown (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 10 in x 12 1/2 in x 11 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 31.75 cm x 29.21 cm
ID Number
1986.3096.27
nonaccession number
1986.3096
catalog number
1986.3096.27
subject
Military
Cultures & Communities
Japanese American Internment Era
See more items in
Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, General
Japanese American Internment Era
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Title
Record player
Credit Line
Gift of Haruko Morimoto

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