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Title
Photograph of distant mountains and sky taken through a wagon wheel in Death Valley
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 distant mountains and sky taken through a wagon wheel in Death Valley National Park.
black and white, 2.625 x 3.5 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.
Batch06_20190601
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
ecm_merritt_0196
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/36753
Subject
World War II--Incarceration camps
Place
Cow Creek, California
Death Valley, California
Incarceration Camps--Manzanar
Additional Facilities--Cow Creek
Source
Eastern California Museum
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Merritt Photo Collection

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