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Photograph shows evacuees receiving tools and supplies at the supply depot at Portland, Oregon Assembly Center. The Portland Assembly Center was formerly known as the North Portland International Livestock Exposition Center. Caption on album page: "Work crews on a pay basis took care of the maintenance of the Assembly Centers. The equipment was supplied by the center management. Photo shows evacuees receiving tools and supplies at the Supply Depot at Portland (Oregon) Assembly Center." SIGNAL CORPS PHOTO 9CA-42-2716-PSF
black and white, 8 x 10 in.
The War Relocation Authority (WRA), together with the Wartime Civil Control Administration (WCCA), the Civil Affairs Division (CAD) and the Office of the Commanding General (OFG) of the Western Defense Command (WDC) operated together to segregate and house some 110,000 men women and children from 1942 to 1945. The collection contains documents and photographs relating to the establishment and administrative workings of the (WDC), the (WRA) and the (WCCA) for the year 1942.
- United States Army Signal Corps: photographer
- California Digital Library
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- California State University, Dominguez Hills, Archives and Special Collections
- World War II
World War II--Mass removal ('Evacuation')
World War II--Temporary Assembly Centers--Facilities, services, and camp administration
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- United States Army Signal Corps: photographer. Supply depot. . Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/5729. (Accessed December 19, 2018.)
- APA citation style
- United States Army Signal Corps: photographer, () Supply depot. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/5729
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- United States Army Signal Corps: photographer. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://cdm16855.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16855coll4/id/5729>.