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Colors of Confinement: Rare Kodachrome Photographs of Japanese American Incarceration in World War II

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In 1942, Bill Manbo(1908-1992) and his family were forced from their Hollywood home into the Japanese American internment camp at Heart Mountain in Wyoming. While there, Manbo documented his surroundings using Kodachrome film, a technology then just seven years old, to capture community celebrations and to record his family's struggle to maintain a normal life under the ha ...more
Hardcover, 122 pages
Published August 13th 2012 by University of North Carolina Press
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Braeden Udy
"The collection of photographs featured in this book allows us to view the internment in full, living color....the widely diverse colors of internee experience..."

I wanted this book because I have never seen the camp experience in anything but black and white. In color I could experience the camp more accurately as internees, like my grandfather, most likely remember. The essays that accompany the beautiful pictures are stimulating and original. They help readers examine the camp in more empath
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Linda Harkins
Most interesting!
Annette
This is an impressive collection made poignant by the very normal-type pictures taken at the "containment camps".
David Gallin-Parisi
Raddest pilot outfit I've ever seen. Empty yet fulfilling-feeling photos.
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Wonderful photographs and writing.
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