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TITLE
High school artist in front of mural, "Relocation"
 
DESCRIPTION
High school artist in front of mural (8) "Relocation"

Arthur Okuru, in front of final section of mural, (still on easel) depicting Relocation. 17 years old, grade 11A.
 
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