Record player

Record player

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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.
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Object Name
record player
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
light green (overall color)
brown (overall color)
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
nonaccession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Haruko Morimoto
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, General
Cultures & Communities
Japanese American Internment Era
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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