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TITLE
High school artist in front of mural, "Community Life"
 
DESCRIPTION
High school artist in front of mural (6) "Community Life"

Michi Tanaka in front of portion of mural (still on easel) depicting scenes of community life (dances, plays, etc.). 17 years old, grade 12A
 
CONTEXT
These large murals were painted by high school students at Rohwer Relocation Center. They show "the history" of relocation from their homes in California to a camp of more than 10,000 people built in the lowlands of Arkansas between the Mississippi River and the White River.
 
CREDIT
Courtesy of Mabel Rose Vogel
 
DATE
May 1944