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    • Administration Buildings

    • Administration Buildings
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Typical photo documentation of physical camp structures.
    • Animal Husbandry

    • Animal Husbandry
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • The cattle and hog operations at the Gila River camp offered many learning oppportunties for the Montgomery biology classes.
    • Arizona Highways, November 2012

    • Arizona Highways, November 2012
    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 2012

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including an underdog story on the South Rim of the...
    • Arrival and Departure Station

    • Arrival and Departure Station
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Arrival and Departure Station at Poston, a site for the intake procedures as internees arrived at the camp. Compared to arrivals, camp departures were slow. The last internees left in 1946.
    • Basketball Court

    • Basketball Court
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • One of several basketball courts used by children and adults.
    • Biology Field Trip I

    • Biology Field Trip I
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Boys mugging for the camera. Inscribed "Butte Camp. Biology class visited camp hog farm. Paul Komura and ---"
    • Biology Field Trip II

    • Biology Field Trip II
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • The Gila River camp was the largest farming operation of all the relocation camps. Thousands of acres were cultivated and irrigated requiring heavy equipment and hundreds of workers.
    • Biology Lab

    • Biology Lab
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Biology students in a makeshift dissection lab outside the classroom door.
    • Bobby Soxers

    • Bobby Soxers
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • The Arizona camps boasted many big bands. Poston alone had nine that played frequently on make shift stages like the one shown here. Teenagers in these camps were like teenagers elsewhere at the time. They loved big band music and dancing.
    • Boy Scouts I

    • Boy Scouts I
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Scouting was popular among the camps' youth. It was considered an honor and privlege to be a flag bearer.
    • Boy Scouts II

    • Boy Scouts II
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • American youth honoring the American flag.
    • Boy Scouts III

    • Boy Scouts III
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Camp youth were encouraged to join groups, teams, and block activities.
    • Boy Scouts IV

    • Boy Scouts IV
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Scouting was popular and greatly encouraged as a sign of patiotism.
    • Bus Station

    • Bus Station
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Camp II Bus Station at Poston with a Japanese flair.
    • Camp Oversight

    • Camp Oversight
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Poston Relocation Center (Poston, Ariz.)
    • Camp administrators pose outside See Len Park either after inspecting it or part of the official opening.
    • Class in Session

    • Class in Session
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • School was a serious business. Learning and respect for teachers was and is an integral part of Japanese cultural heritage. Note the impeccable dress.
    • Classmates I

    • Classmates I
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Inscribed "1: John Fuyimme, 2:---, 3: George Kataoka, 4: Jim Houi, 5: Mutsuko Nakahara, 6:---, 7:---, 8: Helen Morita, 9: Shizuye Hotta, 10: Nisaye Nigate, 11: Toshio Nakkhiro, 12: Shigeko Nakamura, 13:---"
    • Classmates II

    • Classmates II
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    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Photograph of a group of female students posing in their graduation caps and gowns.
    • Classroom Barracks

    • Classroom Barracks
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Inscribed "Butte Camp, Army Barracks made 4 classrooms."
    • Command Performance

    • Command Performance
    • Unknown
    • Japanese Americans-- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Gila River Relocation Center
    • Inscribed "Butte School Orchestra Band."

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