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Title
[Tule Lake fashion show]
Creator
Stewart, Francis: photographer
Date Created and/or Issued
1942-09-07
Contributing Institution
California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
Collection
CSU Japanese American Digitization Project
Rights Information
For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact San Jose State University Special Collections & Archives Department.�http://library.sjsu.edu/sjsu-special-collections/sjsu-special-collections-and-archives
Description
A War Relocation Authority photograph with the description "A fashion show was one of the many exhibits held at this relocation center on Labor Day. Great skill was shown in dressmaking and tailoring, and was thoroughly appreciated by the large audience which witnessed this display."
black and white; 5 x 7 inches
The War Relocation Authority (WRA), together with the Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA), the Civil Affairs Division (CAD) and the Office of the Commanding General (OFG) of the Western Defense Command (WDC) operated together to segregate and house some 110,000 men women and children from 1942 to 1945. The collection contains documents and photographs relating to the establishment and administrative workings of the (WDC), the (WRA) and the (WCCA) for the year 1942.
batch10; War Relocation Authority, Midland Savings Building, Denver, Colorado. No. D-208
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
sjs_fla_0870
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/8887
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Administration--War Relocation Authority
World War II--Incarceration camps--Social and recreational activities
World War II--Incarceration camps--Holidays and festivals
Place
Newell, California
Incarceration Camps--Tule Lake
Source
San Jose State University Department of Special Collections and Archives;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt987024h5/
John M. Flaherty Collection of Japanese Internment Records

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