Contests; Relocation camps; Spectators; Watermelons; Competitive eating; Forced migration; Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; Santa Anita Assembly Center (Calif.); World War II, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans
Photograph shows a group of evacuees in a watermelon eating contest at Santa Anita Assembly Center in California.
Agriculture; Ephemera; Fairs--California--San Jose; People; Programs; Santa Clara County (Calif.)--History;
On front of program, "Santa Clara County Fair, 1948. Sept. 13 thru 19." Bearded old man with pipe carrying suitcase which says, "Hi! Neighbor. Come to the Fair Sept. 13 thru 19." At bottom: "Stay and play all day. San...
Eating & drinking; Family; Mess halls; Relocation camps; Children and adults; Forced migration; Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans; Tanforan Assembly Center (Calif.)
Photograph shows a family in a mess hall at Tanforan, California Assembly Center.
Santa Clara University (Calif.); Dining rooms; Students;
Interior of dining hall with students eating at tables. The Students' Dining Room was created during the Civil War when Villiger extended the first floor of the Adobe Lodge northward toward the sacristy of the Mission Church.