San Francisco, Calif. Apr. 1942. A scene at the Wartime Civil Control Administration station where the first group of 664 persons of Japanese ancestry from San Francisco, registered before going to War Relocation Authority centers (LOC)

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Lange, Dorothea,, photographer.

San Francisco, Calif. Apr. 1942. A scene at the Wartime Civil Control Administration station where the first group of 664 persons of Japanese ancestry from San Francisco, registered before going to War Relocation Authority centers

[6 April 1942]

1 photograph : gelatin silver print ; mount 24 x 30 cm.

Notes:
Photograph shows an unidentified Japanese American little boy and his father waiting to register at Wartime Civil Control Administration station before being incarcerated at a concentration camp during World War II.
Title transcribed from item.
No. A-93.
Photographer and date from negative in the National Archives.
Photograph from U.S. War Relocation Authority.
Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information Collection (Library of Congress).

Subjects:
United States.--Wartime Civil Control Administration--1940-1950.
Japanese Americans--Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945
World War, 1939-1945--Japanese Americans--California--San Francisco.
Japanese Americans--Children--1940-1950.
Japanese Americans--Men--1940-1950.
Recording & registration--1940-1950.
Waiting--1940-1950.

Format: Photographic prints--1940-1950.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Part Of: Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection (Library of Congress) (DLC) 2002708960

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.75012

Call Number: LOT 1801 [item]

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