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Photograph shows a class of kindergarten evacuees in costume preparing to take part in a baby parade and show held at Santa Anita, California Assembly Center. Caption on album page: Kindergarten children dress in costume to take part in a baby parade and show at Santa Anita (California) Assembly Center. SANTA ANITA PHOTO NO. 667a 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 World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation') World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--Education Education--Primary education World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--Social and recreational activities Community activities--Festivals, celebrations, and holidays
Santa Anita, California Temporary Assembly Centers--Santa Anita
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives