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    • Typical scene of the construction of the barracks

    • Men wearing overalls and hats ready wooden forms for concrete foundations at Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Shovels lie on freshly dug piles of soil; wooden sawhorses, tool boxes and stacks of lumber...
    • Parker, Tom, photographer.
    • 1942 August 28
    • A typical barracks building

    • Japanese children play in front of one of the twenty-nine blocks, used as living quarters at Camp Amache, Prowers County, Colorado. The one-story, army-style barrack, (120 x 20 foot) is divided into six units, generally one per family. The...
    • Parker, Tom, photographer.
    • December 12, 1942
    • A counter in the cooperative dry goods store

    • Japanese women pull merchandise for men in the cooperative dry goods store at Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. One young man wears eye glasses and holds a cigarette. Shirts, sweaters and stacks of boxes...
    • Parker, Tom, photographer.
    • 1942 December 12
    • Chief of Internal Security, Tomlinson and a group of his police staff

    • Chief of Internal Security, Tomlinson, and a group of Japanese police staff pose in a line in front of "Block 6F", Camp Amache, Granada Relocation Center, southeastern Colorado. Tomlinson wears a suit, vest, tie and hat, his staff wear jackets or...
    • Parker, Tom, photographer.
    • 1942 December 8
    • Evacuee barracks showing gardens and trees

    • A Japanese boy plays with the pedals of a bicycle in the yard between barracks, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Area includes gardens, grasses and trees with wooden stakes and strings marking walkways....
    • McClelland, Joe.
    • 1943 June 20
    • A junior high school class in art, preparing their own Christmas cards

    • Junior high students sit at tables making Christmas cards at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, southeastern Colorado. Hand made Christmas cards, decorated with Christmas and palm trees, bells, angels, snowmen, and candles, hang in rows on...
    • Parker, Tom, photographer.
    • 1942 December 10
    • Irrigating thinned lettuce on the project farm (K. Itow)

    • K. Itow clears soil from an irrigation ditch amid rows of young lettuce on the project farm, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. He wears a straw hat and has gloves in his back pocket. Other Japanese...
    • McClelland, Joe.
    • 1943 June 4
    • Exhibits of work done by the various boy scout troops at Granada.

    • Boy scout troop exhibits at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. A "Boy Scouts of America, Amache District" banner hangs above the exhibit, with a wooden sign "Troop 162" in front of it. A scout crest...
    • McClelland, Joe.
    • 1943 May 10
    • Granada Center from the water tower

    • Overview of prefabricated army-style barracks at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado, includes small trees and gardens with rolling prairie in the background.
    • Parker, Tom, photographer.
    • 1942 June 20
    • Harvesting the first spinach from the project farm

    • Bushel baskets filled with spinach show along rows in a field at the project farm, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. Japanese internees work in the distance. A row of deciduous trees forms a windbreak at...
    • McClelland, Joe.
    • 1943 June 4
    • High School commencement

    • Young Japanese women in white graduation gowns, high heels and mortar board caps and a men in dark gowns and caps assemble in a courtyard at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. The wind blows their...
    • McClelland, Joe.
    • 1943 June 24
    • Part of the Irish potatoes being grown on the center farm

    • Several Japanese internees squat or bend to inspect a row of Irish potato plants in a field on the project farm, Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. A row of deciduous trees forms a windbreak at the side...
    • McClelland, Joe.
    • 1943 June 4
    • The Ninomiya family in their barracks room at the Amache Center

    • Interior view of the Ninomiya family's barracks at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, southeastern Colorado; shows Tosh Ninomiya at a folding card table reading a newspaper with a pipe in his mouth, Mrs. Ninomiya across the table from him,...
    • Parker, Tom, photographer.
    • 1942 December 9
    • Granada

    • Three Japanese men smile as they settle into their barracks at the Granada Relocation Center, Camp Amache, Prowers County, southeastern Colorado. One sits on his suitcase, another on a folded mattress, the third leans on a heating stove with one...
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