Tanforan Assembly Center barracks

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ddr-csujad-52-20 (CSUJAD Local ID: hslb_npc_0024, CSUJAD Project ID: hslb_npc_0024)

Historical Society of Long Beach Newspaper Photograph Collection

Caption above image reads, "TANFORAN INTERNMENT CAMP--Looking from the grandstand of the old Tanforan Race Track, some 170 barracks can be seen that housed Japanese-Americans during World War II. The Tanforan internment camp was located near present-day San Bruno. A government report has been released recently and it blames the internment on prejudice and hysteria." See this object in the California State Universities Japanese American Digitization project site: hslb_npc_0024



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Historical Society of Long Beach, Long Beach, California

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