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WAR & CONFLICT BOOKERA: WORLD WAR II/THE HOME FRONT/RELOCATION

Jo Fisher

Following evacuation orders, this store was closed. The owner, a University of California graduate of Japanese descent, placed the “I AM AN AMERICAN” sign on the store front the day after Pearl Harbor. Oakland, CA, April 1942. Dorothea Lange. (WRA)
Exact Date Shot unknown
NARA FILE #: 210-G-2A-35
WAR & CONFLICT #: 772

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