The Evacuation of the Japanese-Americans from West Coast

Evacuation of Japanese-Americans from West Coast areas under U.S. Army war emergency order. Japanese-Americans going to camp at Owens Valley gather around baggage car at old Santa Fe Station, 1942.

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