Creator

Date Original

1940s

Description

This image shows a pastel drawing on denim of Rohwer Japanese American Relocation Camp, signed by Masao Okayama, who was probably a student at the camp.

Physical Description

Drawing, 55.75" x 17.75"

Subjects

Art; Pastel drawing

Contributor

Masao Okayama

Geographical Area

Rowher, Desha County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000119, Artifact 82.002.1

Resource Type

Image

Collection

Joseph Boone Hunter collection, MS.000119

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Pastel Drawing on Denim of Rohwer Japanese American relocation camp, Joseph Boone Hunter collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

Comments

I choose this drawing because not only is it a gorgeous and unique drawing, it also depicts an important event in both Arkansas and United States history. - Elizabeth Freeman

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Pastel Drawing on Denim of Rohwer Japanese American relocation camp

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