A woman with a flipped forelock of hair and cross-patterned jacket, Mine Okubo stands in profile in the right foreground watching a group of three dogs gathered around a fire hydrant. Three posts triangulate the hydrant and three rows of barracks are visible in the background.
Title: Dogs, Central Utah Relocation Project, Topaz, Utah, 1942-1944
Credit Line: Japanese American National Museum (Gift of Mine Okubo Estate, 2007.62.192)
Context: This is one of 198 ink drawings Mine Okubo included in Citizen 13660, her graphic memoir, which was the first of its kind and captured her experience at Tanforan and Topaz, during the two years in which she was incarcerated.
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