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    • The woodcarvings on this exhibit panel at the Arts and Crafts Festival were made by students in...

    • Wood carvings made by Japanese students in adult education classes are exhibited at the Arts and Crafts Festival, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Subject matter includes traditional Japanese objects...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 March 6
    • Part of the Irish potatoes being grown on the center farm

    • Several Japanese internees squat or bend to inspect a row of Irish potato plants in a field on the project farm, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. A row of deciduous trees forms a windbreak at the side...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Farming--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 June 4
    • A scene from the Boy Scout Memorial Day Parade, which was held at  this center on May 30

    • Japanese boy scout troops stand in formation around a United States flag at half mast on the grounds of the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Most of the boys wear uniforms with scarves, some have hats,...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Political...
    • 1943 May 30
    • Typical scene of the construction of the barracks

    • Men wearing overalls and hats ready wooden forms for concrete foundations at Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Shovels lie on freshly dug piles of soil; wooden sawhorses, tool boxes and stacks of lumber...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Political...
    • 1942 August 28
    • A typical barracks building

    • Japanese children play in front of one of the twenty-nine blocks, used as living quarters at Camp Amache, Prowers County, Colorado. The one-story, army-style barrack, (120 x 20 foot) is divided into six units, generally one per family. The...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Political...
    • December 12, 1942
    • A junior high school class in art, preparing their own Christmas cards

    • Junior high students sit at tables making Christmas cards at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, southeastern Colorado. Hand made Christmas cards, decorated with Christmas and palm trees, bells, angels, snowmen, and candles, hang in rows on...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Political...
    • 1942 December 10
    • A counter in the cooperative dry goods store

    • Japanese women pull merchandise for men in the cooperative dry goods store at Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. One young man wears eye glasses and holds a cigarette. Shirts, sweaters and stacks of boxes...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Dry goods...
    • 1942 December 12
    • Typical scene of barracks construction with the prefabricated section lying in position

    • Men hoist a section of prefabricated wall at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Other army-style barracks show in various states of construction; some with roofs, others just with framing and...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Political...
    • 1942 August 27
    • The Ninomiya family in their barracks room at the Amache Center

    • Interior view of the Ninomiya family's barracks at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, southeastern Colorado; shows Tosh Ninomiya at a folding card table reading a newspaper with a pipe in his mouth, Mrs. Ninomiya across the table from him,...
    • Ninomiya family--Homes & haunts--1940-1950.; Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention...
    • 1942 December 9
    • Chief of Internal Security, Tomlinson and a group of his police staff

    • Chief of Internal Security, Tomlinson, and a group of Japanese police staff pose in a line in front of "Block 6F", Camp Amache, Granada Relocation Center, southeastern Colorado. Tomlinson wears a suit, vest, tie and hat, his staff wear jackets or...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Military...
    • 1942 December 8
    • Irrigating thinned lettuce on the project farm (K. Itow)

    • K. Itow clears soil from an irrigation ditch amid rows of young lettuce on the project farm, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. He wears a straw hat and has gloves in his back pocket. Other Japanese...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Farming--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 June 4
    • Granada

    • Three Japanese men smile as they settle into their barracks at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. One sits on his suitcase, another on a folded mattress, the third leans on a heating stove with one...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Political...
    • 1942
    • Harvesting the first spinach from the project farm

    • Bushel baskets filled with spinach show along rows in a field at the project farm, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Japanese internees work in the distance. A row of deciduous trees forms a windbreak at...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Farming--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 June 4
    • High School commencement

    • Young Japanese women in white graduation gowns, high heels and mortar board caps and a men in dark gowns and caps assemble in a courtyard at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. The wind blows their...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Graduation...
    • 1943 June 24
    • Two Japanese-American soldiers, home on furlough, and their girlfriends, viewing the flower booth...

    • Two Japanese soldiers in uniform pose with their girlfriends by a flower exhibit, at the Arts and Crafts Festival, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. The women wear long wool coats, white blouses, skirts,...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 March 6
    • Mrs. Tom Kusumi, in charge of the needlework exhibit at the Arts and Crafts Festival

    • Mrs. Tom Kusumi sits on a wood chair, between tables, crocheting in the exhibit at the Arts and Crafts Festival, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. She wears a skirt and sweater and her hair is in a braid...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Crocheting--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1943 March
    • Milk and graham crackers being served to nursery school children in a block recreation hall

    • Mrs. Sumi Kashiwagi pours milk from a white enamaled pitcher into a paper cup at a table full of nursery school children in a block recreation hall at Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Young Japanese-American girls wear barrets in...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Children--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.;...
    • 1942 December 11
    • Evacuee barracks showing gardens and trees

    • A Japanese boy plays with the pedals of a bicycle in the yard between barracks, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Area includes gardens, grasses and trees with wooden stakes and strings marking walkways....
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Bicycles & tricycles--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Detention...
    • 1943 June 20
    • A general all over view of a section of the Granada Relocation Center, looking north and west

    • Overview of the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado, shows rows of prefabricated army-style barracks (120 x 20 feet.) Twelve of these one-story side gable barracks with tar-paper roofs made a block which...
    • Japanese--Capture & imprisonment--1940-1950.; World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Relocation camps--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.
    • 1942 December 12
    • Exhibits of work done by the various boy scout troops at Granada.

    • Boy scout troop exhibits at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. A "Boy Scouts of America, Amache District" banner hangs above the exhibit, with a wooden sign "Troop 162" in front of it. A scout crest...
    • World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Exhibitions--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Relocation camps--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.
    • 1943 May 10
    • Granada Center from the water tower

    • Overview of prefabricated army-style barracks at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado, includes small trees and gardens with rolling prairie in the background.
    • World War, 1939-1945--Detention facilities.; Amache (Colo.)--1940-1950.; Detention facilities--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.; Relocation camps--Colorado--Amache--1940-1950.
    • 1942 June 20

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