• Creator
  • Richard Nicol
  • Created Date
  • 1942
  • Description
  • The Minidoka Relocation Center was one of the wartime internment camps established for people of Japanese descent, as a result of Executive Order 9066. Minidoka, located in south central Idaho, occupied a 33,000-acre site, included more than 600 buildings and housed approximately 13,000 internees from Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. It was in operation from August 1942 until October 1945.
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    artifact
    Scanned from slide as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit color, resized to 640 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using CONTENTdm's image import
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