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Photograph of eight women standing outside next to a barracks with the Sierra Nevada in the background
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Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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Photograph of eight women (employees of the Manzanar hospital) standing outside next to a barracks at Manzanar incarceration camp. Several women are wearing robes. The snow-covered Sierra Nevada are visible in the background.
The collection was donated by Ralph "Pete" Merritt, Jr. and Patricia Merritt. It is comprised of photographs from an album created by L. Josephine Hawes, the Chief Nurse at the Manzanar Hospital, and individual photographs collected by Ralph P. Merritt, the Project Director of the Manzanar War Relocation Center.
black and white, 2.125 x 3.125 inches
World War II--Incarceration camps--Social and recreational activities
Identity and values--Women
Manzanar, California
Incarceration Camps--Manzanar
Eastern California Museum

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