Assembly center barracks

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ddr-densho-151-19 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i151-00019)

Dorothea Lange Collection

Original WRA caption: Tanforan Assembly center, San Bruno, California. Barracks for family living quarters. Each door enters into a family unit of two small rooms. Tanforan assembly center was opened two days before the photograph was made. On the first day there had been a heavy rain. When a family has arrived here, first step of evacuation is complete.


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