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Title
Photograph of two women sunbathing topless near Manzanar
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-1945
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
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Description
Photograph of two women sunbathing topless on a blanket near Manzanar incarceration camp.
black and white, 2.125 x 2.5 inches
The collection was donated by Ralph "Pete" Merritt, Jr. and Patricia Merritt. It is comprised of photographs from an album created by L. Josephine Hawes, the Chief Nurse at the Manzanar Hospital, and individual photographs collected by Ralph P. Merritt, the Project Director of the Manzanar War Relocation Center.
Batch07_20190601
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
ecm_merritt_0307
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/36836
Subject
World War II--Incarceration camps--Social and recreational activities
Identity and values--Women
Place
Manzanar, California
Incarceration Camps--Manzanar
Source
Eastern California Museum
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Merritt Photo Collection

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