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Photograph shows an empty mess hall in a relocation center hospital, at Heart Mountain Relocation Center, completed by Army Engineers. Caption on album page: "Typical mess hall in a Relocation Center hospital, at Heart Mountain Relocation Center, completed by Army Engineers." UNITED STATES ARMY ENGINEERS PHOTO 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, 8 x 10 in. image/jpeg
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation') World War II--Incarceration camps--Construction World War II--Incarceration camps--Facilities, services, and camp administration World War II--Incarceration camps--Food
Cody, Wyoming Incarceration Camps--Heart Mountain
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives