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Evacuees playing baseball at Portland Assembly Center in Oregon.
The Portland Assembly Center was formerly known as the North Portland International Livestock Exposition Center. Caption on album page:
"Baseball was a favorite sport at all of the centers and many teams were organized. Players were furnished equipment, although many of them had their own as well as uniforms. Photo shows action in a game at Portland (Oregon) Assembly Center."
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Baseball Baseball players Relocation camps Sports Forced migration Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 World War II, 1939-1945--Japanese Americans North Portland International Livestock Exposition Center Portland Assembly Center