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The Rohwer Outpost

The Rohwer Outpost

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Description
The "Rohwer Outpost" was a newspaper created by the camp internees. The paper circulated camp-specific information and activities. However, the newspaper had to watch what they printed since both the imprisoned people and the people in charge of the camp read it. The paper was printed in both English and Japanese languages.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
newspaper
date made
1943-09-15
place made
United States: Arkansas, Rohwer
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18 13/16 in x 14 in; 47.78375 cm x 35.56 cm
ID Number
1986.3144.33
nonaccession number
1986.3144
catalog number
1986.3144.33
Credit Line
Gift of Mabel Rose Vogel
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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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