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    Russell Lee and Ansel Adams (American, 20th Century)
    A Group of Fifteen Works Showing Japanese-American Internment Camps (15 works), 1942-1943
    Gelatin silver, printed later
    6-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches (16.5 x 24.1 cm), or the reverse

    Titles include: Los Angeles, California. The evacuation of the Japanese-Americans from West Coast areas under U.S. Army war emergency order. Waiting with their luggage at the old Santa Fe station for a train which will take them to Owens Valley, 1942; Waiting for train to take them to Owens Valley, 1942; Santa Anita reception center, Los Angeles County, California. The evacuation of Japanese and Japanese-Americans from West coast areas under United States Army war emergency order. Examining baggage of Japanese as they arrive at the center, 1942; San Juan Bautista, California. Schoolchildren collecting scrap metal for war. Japanese-Americans who had not been evacuated from this area participated in the drive, 1942; Mitsu, Margaret, Jane and Roy Nakai and baby, Manzanar Relocation Center, 1943; and several others.

    Condition Report*: Each sheet is loose; creasing to the margins of the Adam's print, not affecting the image; corner bumps affecting the group.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    September, 2019
    18th Wednesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 8
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