There was just a short time to prepare to leave and most people didn’t have a place to store their belongings. As a result, families, like the one that lived in this house at 427 O Street, sold anything they could, usually at a significant loss.


  • Title: Forced from home
  • Creator: Dorothea Lange
  • Date Created: May 11, 1942
  • Location Created: Sacramento, CA, USA
  • Subject Keywords: Moving sale, Japanese American internment, Sacramento, Dorothea Lange, Japantown
  • Type: Photograph
  • Original Source: National Archives and Records Administration

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