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Title
The Washington USO for Nisei servicemen and their friends is a gay place on Saturday night. Veterans returned from overseas
Date Created and/or Issued
1945-08-11
Publication Information
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Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
Collection
War Relocation Authority Photographs of Japanese-American Evacuation and Resettlement
Rights Information
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Description
Full title:The Washington USO for Nisei servicemen and their friends is a gay place on Saturday night. Veterans returned from overseas make up a large part of the group who come for an evening of dancing, ping-pong, checkers, or just talk. Music is provided by records and refreshments are served. The USO is under the direction of Miss Gretchen Feiker, assisted by Miss Helene Johnson and by John Kitasaka from Heart Mountain and Ray Hashitani from Oregon. Photographer: Van Tassel, Gretchen, .
Type
image
Identifier
http://ark.cdlib.org/ark:/13030/ft4m3nb2c0
WRA no. -950
Subject
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945--Photographs

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