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Home Makerettes
Date Created and/or Issued
circa 1943
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
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A photograph of five young Nisei women incarcerated at Tule Lake, California. They are the members of a women's club, the Home Makerettes. They are standing outside posing together for the camera. Barracks are visible behind them. Photo inscription on back: "The Home Makerettes." Title from inscription.
The Monterey Peninsula Japanese American Citizens League Collection features the records of the Monterey Peninsula chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League, including correspondence, meeting minutes, scrapbooks, and event planning materials. It also includes materials documenting the history of Japanese Americans in Monterey and WWII incarceration camps.
black and white, 1.625 x 2.25 inches
World War II--Incarceration camps--Social and recreational activities
Identity and values--Nisei
Identity and values--Women
World War II--Incarceration camps--Housing--Barracks
Newell, California
Incarceration Camps--Tule Lake
California State University, Monterey Bay

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