steeps (tea house)
“Winding farm road and distant farm with tree-covered hill in the background.”
San Francisco, California. The family unit in kept intact in various phases of evacuation of persons of Japanese ancestry. …A view at Wartime Civil Control Administration station, 2020 Van Ness Avenue, on April 6, 1942, when first group of 664 was evacuated from San Francisco. The family unit likewise is preserved in War Relocation Authority centers where evacuees will spend the duration.
This photo of Japanese-American evacuees was taken by Dorothea Lange on April 6, 1942. Professional photographers such as Lange were commissioned by the WRA to document the daily life and treatment of Japanese-Americans during World War II.
“Yellowstone Falls,” Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming.
From the series: Ansel Adams Photographs of National Parks and Monuments, 1941 - 1942
Yellowstone became the first Federally protected national park by the Act of Congress signed into law on March 1, 1872.