Japanese American laborer prior to mass removal

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ddr-densho-151-89 (Legacy UID: denshopd-i151-00089)

Dorothea Lange Collection

Original caption: Stockton, California. So-called "stoop" laborer is shown weeding a celery field. Many persons of Japanese ancestry worked at this type of field labor before they were evacuated from military areas. Evacuees will be housed in War Relocation Authority centers for the duration.



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