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Photograph shows a dance at Fresno, California Assembly Center. Caption on album page: "Dancing was an almost nightly diversion for the younger evacuees at the centers. Photo shows a dance scene at Fresno (California) Assembly Center." SIGNAL CORPS PHOTO 9SVC-42-3559-PSF 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