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Elderly man, Mountain View, CA
Elderly man, Mountain View, CA

Original caption: "Mountain View, California. Grandfather of 64 who came to the United States from Japan at the age of 19. He now lives with his daughter and son-in-law, Henry Mitarai, a prosperous farm operator, but will soon be evacuated to an assembly point and later transferred to a War Relocation Authority center for the duration. He advised his daughter that now is the time to prove their loyalty to this country."
Dorothea Lange
Courtesy of National Archives

April 26, 1942