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Photographer: Dorothea Lange (War Relocation Authority, courtesy of the Bancroft Library)
Taken: May 2, 1942
Caption: Families of Japanese ancestry arriving at the Turlock Assembly Center.
Additional Description: "Their baggage will be inspected for contraband and they will then be medically examined and assigned places in the barracks by family groups. Later evacuees will be transferred to War Relocation Authority Centers for the duration."
Submitted: July 23, 2020.
Database Locator Identification Number: p531743
File Size: 0.248 Megabytes
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