Japanese Americans preparing to vote

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ddr-densho-151-334 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i151-00334)

Dorothea Lange Collection

Original caption: San Bruno, California. Entering Recreational Hall where election is being held for Councilman. A general election for five members of the Tanforan Assembly Center Advisory Council is being held on this day. The Issei have never been able to vote before because of American naturalization laws.


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