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Title
Facilities and people of Amache
Creator
Okada, Misao: compiler
Date Created and/or Issued
[1943]
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
This group of photographs depicts the Post Office in the Amache Incarceration Center as well as the "P.O. gang," which most likely refers to the people that worked at the Post Office. The people pictured are identified by their name under each of the photographs. Scrapbook page from Misao Okada’s album.
Black and white; Top Row from Left to Right: 2.5 x 3.5 inches; 2.5 x 3.5 inches; Bottom Row from Left to Right: 2.5 x 2.25 inches; 2.5 x 2.25 inches; 2.5 x 2.25 inches; 2.5 x 2.25 inches
Misao Okada’s scrapbook contains photographs, ephemera, notes, and correspondence documenting her time at Amache and a visit and reunion over 50 years later. The scrapbook also includes materials relating to reparations and events observing Japanese American incarceration.
Type
image
Format
image/jpeg
Identifier
oka_025
csudh_oka_0025
http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/6615
Language
English
Subject
World War II--Incarceration camps--Facilities, services, and camp administration
Geographic communities--Colorado
World War II--Incarceration camps
Place
Amache, Colorado
Incarceration Camps--Granada (Amache)
Source
CSU Dominguez Hills Department of Archives and Special Collections;
Relation
California State University Japanese American Digitization Project
Misao Okada's Album

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