A War Relocation Authority photograph with the description "Evacuee in her 'hobby garden' which rates highest of all the garden plots at this War Relocation Authority Center. Vegetables for their use are grown in plots 10 x 50 feet between rows of barracks." The War Relocation Authority (WRA), together with the Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA), the Civil Affairs Division (CAD) and the Office of the Commanding General (OFG) of the Western Defense Command (WDC) operated together to segregate and house some 110,000 men women and children from 1942 to 1945. The collection contains documents and photographs relating to the establishment and administrative workings of the (WDC), the (WRA) and the (WCCA) for the year 1942.
Photographs black and white; 5 x 7 inches image/jpeg