Oakland slum - 6-4-42. United States, 1942-1943. Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada, Japanese American National Museum (97.106.1X).

Kilauea military detention camp, 8-25-42. United States, August 25, 1942. Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada, Japanese American National Museum (97.106.1AC).

Playing checkers.United States, 1942-1943. Gift of June Hoshida Honma, Sandra Hoshida and Carole Hoshida Kanada, Japanese American National Museum (97.106.1FC).

Fellow inmates, activities, and scenes seen from inside several American internment camps during the second world war. The visual diary is done during the Japanese-American artist's incarceration for the duration of World War II.

Ink, watercolor, on paper.

Artist: George Hoshida.

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