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Christmas card

Christmas card

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Description
Although most Japanese American families spent Christmas behind barbed wire, the internment camp communities tried to keep some semblance of normal life by creating Christmas decorations for their homes and for each other. This card was made in Topaz Relocation Center in Utah.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Christmas card
place made
United States: Utah, Topaz War Relocation Center
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 5/8 in x 6 1/2 in; 11.7475 cm x 16.51 cm
ID Number
1986.3126.01
nonaccession number
1986.3126
catalog number
1986.3126.01
Credit Line
Gift of Fusaye Shinoda
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
Cultures & Communities
Military
Japanese American Internment Era
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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