Manzanar, Calif. Apr. 1942. Girls receiving plates of lunch at the cafeteria shortly after arrival of the first evacuees of Japanese ancestry at the the War Relocation Authority center (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1942

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Albers, Clem,, photographer.

Manzanar, Calif. Apr. 1942. Girls receiving plates of lunch at the cafeteria shortly after arrival of the first evacuees of Japanese ancestry at the the War Relocation Authority center

[April 1942]

1 photograph : gelatin silver print ; mount 24 x 30 cm.

Notes:
Photograph shows unidentified Japanese American men dishing out food to unidentified Japanese American women at the concentration camp where they were incarcerated during World War II.
Title transcribed from item.
No. B-119.
Photographer and date from negative in the National Archives.
Photograph from U.S. War Relocation Authority.
Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information Collection (Library of Congress).

Subjects:
United States.--Wartime Civil Control Administration--1940-1950.
Manzanar War Relocation Center--1940-1950.
Japanese Americans--Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Japanese Americans--California--Manzanar.
Japanese Americans--Men--1940-1950.
Japanese Americans--Women--1940-1950.
Political prisoners--1940-1950.
Concentration camps--1940-1950.
Cooks--1940-1950.
Mess halls--1940-1950.
Eating & drinking--1940-1950.

Format: Photographic prints--1940-1950.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Library of Congress) (DLC) 2002708960

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.73488

Call Number: LOT 1801 [item]

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