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Title
Jun Oyama at the Evergreen Hostel after release from the Amache Japanese internment camp, Boyle Heights, California
Creator
Palfi, Marion, 1907-1978
Date Created and/or Issued
1946
2017-09-18
Publication Information
County of Los Angeles Public Library
Contributing Institution
LA County Library
Collection
Foto East LA
Rights Information
Photograph by Marion Palfi Collection Center for Creative Photography © 1998 Center for Creative Photography, Arizona Board of Regents
Description
Jun Oyama (left, at 12 years old), with two others (unidentified), at the Evergreen Hostel (later called [Fellowship House?]) in Boyle Heights. Jun and his family were living in the hostel after they were released from the Granada Relocation Center in Granada, Colorado, also known as Amache, at the end of World War II.
Type
image
Format
Black-and-white photographs
image/jpeg
Identifier
FELAC018.jpg
http://cdm15952.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15952coll6/id/280
Subject
World War, 1939-1945--Japanese Americans
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
Japanese Americans--California--Los Angeles
Evergreen Hostel (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945--Japoneses-americanos
Japoneses-americanos—Evacuación y reubicación, 1942-1945
Japoneses-americanos--California--Los Ángeles
Place
506 N. Evergreen Street, Los Angeles, California
Boyle Heights (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county : neighborhood)
Los Angeles (Los Angeles county, California : inhabited place)
Los Angeles (California, United States : county)
California (United States, North and Central America : state)
United States (North and Central America, World : nation)
34.045129,-118.199434
Relation
Foto East LA: A Community History Project of the County of Los Angeles Public Library
Provenance
This image was provided by Jun Oyama and Jennifer Oyama for inclusion in the Foto East LA collection.

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