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Title
Jerome camp in the rain
Creator
Ishida, Atsushi A.: photographer
Date Created and/or Issued
1944-03
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
Permission to publish the image must be obtained from the CSUDH Archives as owner of the physical item and copyright. In instances when the copyright ownership is not clear it is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain copyright permission.
Description
A photograph of the Jerome camp in the rain showing the drainage ditches filled with water. Photo is taken from the vantage point of a guard tower. Negative scan is found in item: csudh_ats_1115.
black and white, 2.5 x 3.5 inches
The Atsushi Art Ishida Collection is comprised of photographs, negatives, camp newspapers, WRA documents, ephemera, and correspondence, chronicling his time immediately after/during his incarceration in the Santa Anita Assembly Center, California, Jerome camp, Arkansas, Tule Lake Segregation Center, California, and Minidoka camp, Idaho. The majority of the photographs in the collection were taken by Atsushi A. Ishida and he would often develop them in his room in the barracks where he had constructed a makeshift dark room. His photographs depict the life in the incarceration camps, capturing the buildings, such as barracks, guard towers, a hospital, fire station, and warehouse, the workers for farming, laundry, mess hall, and logging, and the sports games in which the incarcerees participated. Photographed are also the farewell scenes in which the incarcerees who were being transferred from the Jerome camp to the Tule Lake Segregation Center.
ats_03
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
ats_03_258_001
csudh_ats_0242
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/27416
Subject
World War II--Incarceration camps
World War II--Incarceration camps--Housing--Barracks
World War II--Incarceration camps--Living conditions
Place
Denson, Arkansas
Incarceration Camps--Jerome
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
https://csudharchives.libraryhost.com/repositories/6/resources/318
Atsushi Art Ishida Collection

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