Fire Engine at Tule Lake High School Gym

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Fire Engine at Tule Lake High School Gym


  • 1945-12-31 (Creation)


black-and-white prints (photographs); 3.6 x 2.5 inches

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Photograph of a fire engine in front of the Tule Lake High School gym fire. The gym burns in the background and 2 large smoke plumes rise into the air. A few people stand by the fire engine. Handwritten note on back indicates the gym was also the recreation hall, and that this was taken December 31, 1945. The Tule Lake Relocation Center was one of ten American concentration camps to which Japanese Americans were forcibly removed and incarcerated.

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Jerry Jiro Yasutome photographs, 1945-1948; Org. Lot 726; Box 1; Folder 2; 007

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