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Japanese Americans at Manzanar and Tule Lake

Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941, led the United States into World War II and radically changed the lives of 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry living in the United States. The attack intensified racial prejudices and led to fear of potential sabotage and espionage by Japanese Americans among some in the government, military, news media, and public.
In February, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 authorizing the Secretary of War to establish Military Areas and to remove from those areas anyone who might threaten the war effort. Without due process, the government gave everyone of Japanese ancestry living on the West Coast only days to decide what to do with their houses, farms, businesses, and other possessions. Most families sold their belongings at a significant loss. Some rented their properties to neighbors. Others left possessions with friends or religious groups. Some abandoned their property. They did not know where they were going or for how long.
Each family was assigned an identification number and loaded into cars, buses, trucks, and trains, taking only what they could carry. Japanese Americans were transported under military guard to 17 temporary assembly centers located at racetracks, fairgrounds, and similar facilities in Washington, Oregon, California, and Arizona. Then they were moved to one of 10 hastily built relocation centers including Manzazar and Tule Lake Relocation Center. By November, 1942, the relocation was complete.
Read more: https://www.nps.gov/manz/learn/historyculture/japanese-americans-at-manzanar.htm
Relocation departure, Manzanar Relocation Center / photograph by Ansel Adams.
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Japanese-American camp, war emergency evacuation,[Tule Lake Relocation Center, Newell, Calif.]

Japanese-American camp, war emergency evacuation,[Tule Lake Relocation...

Photo shows eight women standing in front of a camp barber shop.

Japanese-American camp, war emergency relocation, [Tule Lake Relocation Center, Newell, Calif.]

Japanese-American camp, war emergency relocation, [Tule Lake Relocatio...

Photograph shows overview of camp with Abalone Mountain in the distance.

Manzanar, Calif., June 1942 - Ichiro Okumura, 22, from Venice, Calif., thinning young plants in a 2-acre field of white radishes...

Manzanar, Calif., June 1942 - Ichiro Okumura, 22, from Venice, Calif.,...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Photograph from U.S. War Relocation Authority. Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information Collection (Library of Congress). Caption car... more

Manzanar, Calif. Apr. 1942--Yaeko Yamashita, in doorway, watching Fugiko Koba trying a new pair of geta, which are stilt-like sandals especially useful in dust--They are evacuees of Japanese descent living at the War relocation authority center / photo by Albers.

Manzanar, Calif. Apr. 1942--Yaeko Yamashita, in doorway, watching Fugi...

Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information Collection (Library of Congress). US War relocation authority. No. B14.

[Mother and three children on train from Los Angeles to Manzanar]

[Mother and three children on train from Los Angeles to Manzanar]

Relocation of Japanese-Americans, California. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Photograph from U.S. War Relocation Authority. No. A-283. Farm Security Administration and Office of War ... more

Manzanar, Calif., April 1942. Mealtime at the Japanese war relocation center

Manzanar, Calif., April 1942. Mealtime at the Japanese war relocation ...

Photograph showing several generations of Japanese Americans at meal time.

Lone Pine, Calif., May 1942 - a group arriving by train from Elk Grove, and boarding a bus for Manzanar, a War relocation authority center where evacuees of Japanese ancestry from certain West Coast area[s], will stay for the duration of the war

Lone Pine, Calif., May 1942 - a group arriving by train from Elk Grove...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Photograph from U.S. War Relocation Authority. No. D-532. Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information Collection (Library of Congress). ... more

[Family upon arrival at Manzanar]

[Family upon arrival at Manzanar]

Relocation of Japanese-Americans. California. (Same family as in LC-USZ62-43695). Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Photograph from U.S. War Relocation Authority. No. A-297. Farm Secur... more

Hidimi Tayenaka (woodworker), Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Hidimi Tayenaka (woodworker), Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Hidimi Tayenaka, standing, facing left, pushing a piece of wood through the planer. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 104... more

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and patient Tom Kano. Others: George Nakano, Keiko Kamahara, Fuimi Tashima

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and patient Tom Kano. Others: George Nakano, Keik...

Nurse standing behind man in wheelchair with young man talking to two young women in foreground. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made pri... more

Benji Iguchi, tractor driver (portrait) Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Benji Iguchi, tractor driver (portrait) Manzanar Relocation Center, Ca...

Benji Iguchi, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms... more

Bridge game, Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi, Nurse Chiye Yamanaki, Miss Catherine Yamaguchi, Miss Kazoko Nagahama, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Bridge game, Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi, Nurse Chiye Yamanaki, Miss Catherin...

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and friends seated around a table playing bridge. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-4. Gift; A... more

Katsumi Yoshimura, 3 of 3, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Katsumi Yoshimura, 3 of 3, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Katsumi Yoshimura, bust portrait, facing left. Title transcribed Ansel Adams' caption on from negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. F... more

Benji Iguchi, tractor driver (portrait) Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Benji Iguchi, tractor driver (portrait) Manzanar Relocation Center, Ca...

Benji Iguchi, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms... more

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, nurse, 4 of 4, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, nurse, 4 of 4, Manzanar Relocation Center...

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1... more

Cattle in South Farm, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Cattle in South Farm, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Cattle graze in field, mountains in the background.

Bridge game, Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi, Nurse Chiye Yamanaki, Miss Catherine Yamaguchi, Miss Kazoko Nagahama, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Bridge game, Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi, Nurse Chiye Yamanaki, Miss Catherin...

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and friends seated around a table playing bridge.

Ryobe Nojima, farmer, 2 of 2, Manzanar Relocation Center, California
Benji Iguchi, tractor driver (portrait) Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Benji Iguchi, tractor driver (portrait) Manzanar Relocation Center, Ca...

Benji Iguchi, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms... more

Roy Takano [i.e., Takeno] at town hall meeting, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Roy Takano [i.e., Takeno] at town hall meeting, Manzanar Relocation Ce...

Roy Takeno, full-length portrait, standing, behind a table addressing a group with an American flag on the wall behind him.

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, nurse, 3 of 4, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, nurse, 3 of 4, Manzanar Relocation Center...

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1... more

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, nurse, Manzanar, 2 of 4, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, nurse, Manzanar, 2 of 4, Manzanar Relocat...

Catherine Natsuko Yamaguchi, bust portrait, facing front.

Bert K. Miura (pattern making)

Bert K. Miura (pattern making)

Bert K. Miura, half-length portrait, standing, looking down, placing pattern on fabric. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT... more

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms... more

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms ... more

Benji Iguchi and Harry [i.e., Henry] Hanawa, tractor repair, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Benji Iguchi and Harry [i.e., Henry] Hanawa, tractor repair, Manzanar ...

Mechanic repairs tractor engine while driver looks on, pick-up truck and automobile in the background.

Corporal Jimmie Shohara has two ribbons: Good Behavior pre-Pearl Harbor, Rifle and Pistol Citations, 2 of 2, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Corporal Jimmie Shohara has two ribbons: Good Behavior pre-Pearl Harbo...

Corporal Jimmie Shohara, bust portrait, facing front.

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, bust portrait, facing front.

Bert K. Miura and Toshiko Kadonada, bundling and shipping, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Bert K. Miura and Toshiko Kadonada, bundling and shipping, Manzanar Re...

Bert K. Miura, seated on table with bundles of clothing, holding paper and pencil, with Toshiko Kadonada, folding clothing in front of him. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No ori... more

Tractor repair: Driver Benji Iguchi, Mechanic Henry Hanawa, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Tractor repair: Driver Benji Iguchi, Mechanic Henry Hanawa, Manzanar R...

Mechanic repairs tractor engine while driver looks on, tool box in the foreground, pick-up truck in the background. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print... more

Roy Takeno (Editor) and group reading Manzanar paper [i.e. Los Angeles Times] in front of office, Yuichi Hirata, Nabuo Samamura, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Roy Takeno (Editor) and group reading Manzanar paper [i.e. Los Angeles...

Three men, two reading newspapers, standing in front of Office of Reports, Free Press. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve, with misspelling "Harata." No original photographic print. ... more

Bridge game, Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi, Nurse Chiye Yamanaki, Miss Catherine Yamaguchi, Miss Kazoko Nagahama, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Bridge game, Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi, Nurse Chiye Yamanaki, Miss Catherin...

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and friends seated around a table playing bridge.

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and patient Tom Kano. Others: George Nakano, Keiko Kamahara

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and patient Tom Kano. Others: George Nakano, Keik...

Nurse standing behind man in wheelchair with young man talking to two young women in foreground.

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms ... more

Katsumi Yoshimura, 2 of 3, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Katsumi Yoshimura, 2 of 3, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Katsumi Yoshimura, bust portrait, facing left. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. F... more

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and patient Tom Kano. Others: George Nakano, Keiko Kamahara, Fuimi Tashima

Nurse Aiko Hamaguchi and patient Tom Kano. Others: George Nakano, Keik...

Nurse standing behind man in wheelchair with young man talking to two young women in foreground. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made pri... more

Akio Matsumoto, commercial artist

Akio Matsumoto, commercial artist

Akio Matsumoto, half-length portrait, seated at desk, facing front, painting sign. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 1047... more

Benji Iguchi, tractor driver (portrait) Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Benji Iguchi, tractor driver (portrait) Manzanar Relocation Center, Ca...

Benji Iguchi, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms... more

Tractor repair: Driver Benji Iguchi, Mechanic Henry Hanawa, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Tractor repair: Driver Benji Iguchi, Mechanic Henry Hanawa, Manzanar R...

Mechanic repairs tractor engine while driver looks on, tool box in the foreground, pick-up truck in the background. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print... more

Tractor repair: Driver Benji Iguchi, Mechanic Henry Hanawa, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Tractor repair: Driver Benji Iguchi, Mechanic Henry Hanawa, Manzanar R...

Mechanic repairs tractor engine while driver looks on, pick-up truck and automobile in the background.

Manzanar from Guard Tower, view west (Sierra Nevada in background), Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Manzanar from Guard Tower, view west (Sierra Nevada in background), Ma...

Bird's-eye view of center grounds showing buildings, roads and mountains in background. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT... more

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, mechanic, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Henry Hanawa, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-1. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms... more

Line crew at work in Manzanar

Line crew at work in Manzanar

Electric line repair crew at work on electric pole next to building. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photographic print. Library made print in LOT 10479-3. Gift; Ans... more

Sumiko Shigematsu, foreman of power sewing machine girls, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Sumiko Shigematsu, foreman of power sewing machine girls, Manzanar Rel...

Sumiko Shigematsu, standing at left, looking at row of women seated at sewing machines.

Roy Takano [i.e., Takeno] at town hall meeting, Manzanar Relocation Center, California

Roy Takano [i.e., Takeno] at town hall meeting, Manzanar Relocation Ce...

Roy Takeno, full-length portrait, standing behind a table, addressing a group with an American flag on the wall behind him. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on negative sleeve. No original photograph... more

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

One of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collect... more

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

One of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collect... more

Road, Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

Road, Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

One of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collect... more

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

One of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collect... more

Building, Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

Building, Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

One of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collect... more

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

One of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collect... more

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

One of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collect... more

Trees at Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

Trees at Manzanar War Relocation Center, California

One of ten camps where Japanese American citizens and resident Japanese aliens were interned during World War II. Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jo... more

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Observation (Guard) Tower, Independence, Inyo County, CA

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Observation (Guard) Tower, Independenc...

Survey number: HABS CA-2399-K National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000484

Manzanar, Calif., April 1942 - boys starting a ball game soon after their arrival at Manzanar, a War Relocation Authority center for the evacuees of Japanese ancestry from certain West Coast areas

Manzanar, Calif., April 1942 - boys starting a ball game soon after th...

Photograph shows four boys playing baseball on a sand-lot at Manzanar, California. Title from item. Photograph from U.S. War Relocation Authority. No. B-134. Farm Security Administration and Office of War Infor... more

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, Inyo County, CA

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, In...

Survey number: HABS CA-2399-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000484

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, Inyo County, CA

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, In...

Survey number: HABS CA-2399-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000484

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, Inyo County, CA

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, In...

Survey number: HABS CA-2399-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000484

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, Inyo County, CA

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, In...

Survey number: HABS CA-2399-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000484

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, Inyo County, CA

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, In...

Survey number: HABS CA-2399-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000484

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, Inyo County, CA

Manzanar War Relocation Center, Internal Police Post, Independence, In...

Survey number: HABS CA-2399-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000484

Japanese-American U.S. Naval cadet nurse, Kay Fukuda, Manzanar Series / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Japanese-American U.S. Naval cadet nurse, Kay Fukuda, Manzanar Series ...

Kay Fukuda, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front, in military uniform.

Japanese-American U.S. Naval cadet nurse, Kay Fukuda, Manzanar Series / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Japanese-American U.S. Naval cadet nurse, Kay Fukuda, Manzanar Series ...

Kay Fukuda, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing front, in military uniform.

Nursery, orphan infants, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Nursery, orphan infants, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / phot...

Nurse tending four infants in cribs. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-6-M-18. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms part of: Manzanar War Relocation Center ... more

Nursery, orphan infants, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Nursery, orphan infants, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / phot...

Nurse tending four infants in cribs. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-6-M-18. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms part of: Manzanar War Relocation Center ... more

Girl and volley ball, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Girl and volley ball, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photogr...

Young girl, half-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, holding a volley ball with both hands. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-6-M-2. Gift; Ans... more

Girl and volley ball, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Girl and volley ball, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photogr...

Young girl, half-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, holding a volley ball with both hands. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-6-M-2. Gift; Ans... more

Education week sign / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Education week sign / photograph by Ansel Adams.

A woman prepares a sign promoting American Education Week by attaching it to the wall of the Education Department office. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35... more

Education week sign / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Education week sign / photograph by Ansel Adams.

A woman prepares a sign promoting American Education Week by attaching it to the wall of the Education Department office. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35... more

Calesthenics [sic] / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Calesthenics [sic] / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Group of girls standing in line formation, each one reaching both of her arms straight out to the side. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-6-M-8. Gift; Anse... more

Calesthenics [sic] / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Calesthenics [sic] / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Group of girls standing in line formation, each one reaching both of her arms straight out to the side. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-6-M-8. Gift; Anse... more

Roy Takeno, editor / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Roy Takeno, editor / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Roy Takeno, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-4-M-3. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms part of: Manzanar War Relocation Cent... more

Roy Takeno, editor / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Roy Takeno, editor / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Roy Takeno, bust portrait, facing front. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-4-M-3. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms part of: Manzanar War Relocation Cent... more

Young girl smiling (Oriental type) / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Young girl smiling (Oriental type) / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Japanese American girl, half-length portrait, standing, facing left. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-6-M-5. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms part of: ... more

Young girl smiling (Oriental type) / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Young girl smiling (Oriental type) / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Japanese American girl, half-length portrait, standing, facing left. Title transcribed from Ansel Adams' caption on verso of print. Original neg. no.: LC-A35-6-M-5. Gift; Ansel Adams; 1965-1968. Forms part of: ... more

Tom Kobayashi, landscape, south fields, Manzanar Relocation Center / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Tom Kobayashi, landscape, south fields, Manzanar Relocation Center / p...

Tom Kobayashi, half-length portrait, facing right with mountains in the background.

Tom Kobayashi, landscape, south fields, Manzanar Relocation Center / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Tom Kobayashi, landscape, south fields, Manzanar Relocation Center / p...

Tom Kobayashi, half-length portrait, facing right with mountains in the background.

Girl and volley ball / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Girl and volley ball / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Young girl, half-length portrait, standing, facing front, holding a volley ball with both hands.

Girl and volley ball / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Girl and volley ball / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Young girl, half-length portrait, standing, facing front, holding a volley ball with both hands.

Children at Sunday school class, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.
Children at Sunday school class, Manzanar Relocation Center, California / photograph by Ansel Adams.
Manzanar from guard tower, summer heat, view SW, Manzanar Relocation Center / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Manzanar from guard tower, summer heat, view SW, Manzanar Relocation C...

Buildings and connecting roadways, mountain range in background.

Manzanar from guard tower, summer heat, view SW, Manzanar Relocation Center / photograph by Ansel Adams.

Manzanar from guard tower, summer heat, view SW, Manzanar Relocation C...

Buildings and connecting roadways, mountain range in background.