photo in camp

photo in camp

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This photograph is of a man holding a baby in camp. Most likely the camp is Rowher because "Arkansas" is on the back of the photo. The baby is holding a small stuffed animal, and they are posing in front of the bare barracks of Rowher. Many children were born and grew up in these prison camps, and their innocence is a sharp contrast to the camps they were born in.
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Object Name
date made
mid 20th century
place made
United States: Arkansas, Arkansas
Physical Description
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
overall: 4 5/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 11.7475 cm x 7.9375 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Janice Faden
Japanese American Internment
World War II
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Japanese American
Executive Order 9066
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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