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Bigelow Collection



This collection consists of photographs and documents from the Minidoka concentration camp, Idaho. Documents include student essays as well as numerous reports and publications from the War Relocation Authority sent to all of the camps including Minidoka.



42 photographic prints, black and white; 382 documents


Courtesy of the Bigelow Family Collection