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Sailors at Terminal Island Prison
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Sailors are shown on February 3, 1942, lined up in front of some of the cells in the Terminal Island Federal Prison, which was commissioned on that date as a "United States Naval Receiving Ship." The prison was used to house naval recruits during World War II.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 7777
Terminal Island Federal Prison (Los Angeles, Calif.)
United States.--Navy
Prisons--California--Terminal Island
Sailors--United States
World War, 1939-1945
Terminal Island (Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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