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    • 1942 Honderich's Block 2 apt.

    • Christmas party at the Honderich residence. Ella Honderich made sketches of typical barrack life.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1943 Graduation

    • 1943 high school graduation from Topaz.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1943 Graduation

    • High school graduates from Topaz, 1943
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1943 Mary Mac and her students

    • Mary Macmillian had been teaching in Japan before the war. Once war broke out, she returned to the United States and taught at Topaz. Following the war she lived and worked in Hiroshima, Japan
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1943 Staff housing

    • Eleanor Gerard and Emil Sekerak in one of their apartments. Possible Chirua Obata watercolor on the wall.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1943 Staff housing

    • Christmas at a civilian worker's apartment. Possible Chiura Obata watercolor in the frame.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1943 Students

    • Michiko Hara, Chiyoko Matsuzaki, Machiko Nakamura, Mary Matsumoto, Rhoda Nishimura, Ayako Ota, Kiyo Ito. David Ino, Seichi Aizawa, Ken Shimomura, Paul Tani.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1944 Topaz

    • Alice Fukui and Harry Kitano, students at Topaz. Harry Kitano later became a professor at UCLA.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1945 yearbooks being issued

    • Students line up for their 1945 copy of the yearbook, Ramblings. Three yearbooks were issued at camp.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1945 yearbooks being issued

    • Students line up for their yearbooks
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1945 yearbooks being issued

    • Students liine up to receive their 1945 yearbooks, printed in Springville, Utah.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • 1945 yearbooks being issued

    • Students receive their 1945 yearbook "Ramblings."
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • "Shaggy" the "Relocation Dog"

    • The dog was taken back to the Hugh Turner home in Berkeley, CA.
    • Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Central Utah Relocation Center; Topaz (Utah);
    • "Shaggy" the "Relocation Dog"

    • Shaggy was taken back to the Hugh Turner house in Berkeley, CA.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • A classroom

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    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Administrative Apartment

    • Typical housing for administrators and civilian workers. Emil Sekerak worked with the coop. Eleanor Gerard was a school teacher.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Administrative apartments

    • Typical administrative apartments. Emil Sekerak worked for the coop. Eleanor Gerard was a high school teacher. Possible Chiura Obata watercolor on the wall.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Autumn scene of water tower

    • Topaz Internment Camp (possibly block 7) looking east toward the water towers. Includes a woman, a man and a dog. "S. Mikami and Oct - 1944" in the lower righthand corner.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Block 32

    • School bell on Block 32
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Building 210-B

    • Apartment for civilians. Note the clap board siding, awnings and screen door.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Bulletin Board Quiz!

    • Eleanor Gerard (Sekerak's) classroom on Block 32
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Buses arrive from Tanforan

    • This is in front of the administration buildings.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Buzz session

    • Topaz High School was located on Block 32. Blocks 17, 18, 24, and 25 were used for a play ground and commons area. The gymnasium was on Block 18.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Buzz session

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    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Campfire

    • Lorne Bell, Marian Bell and Emil Sekerak making a fire while camping outside Topaz city.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Charles Ernst, Topaz Project Director

    • The Union Pacific calendar is for March 1943.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Chieko Yamada marries Tomate Sakai

    • This photo is taken in a recreation hall (note the knee braces from the wall to the ceiling). Topaz had several rec. halls used for religious ceremonies. The headquarter of the Buddhists of North America was in Topaz.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Child at school

    • This photo was not taken at Topaz.
    • Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945;
    • Children picking up waste paper

    • All of the furniture for the schools was made at camp by internees who worked on the carpentry crew.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Children playing between the blocks

    • Each residential block had 12 barracks, one recreation hall, a latrine and a mess hall. The blocks typically housed 250 internees. Each barrack was divided into six apartments of different sizes. All the barracks had three doors leading to an...
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas

    • Unknown internee, Ella Honderich, Emil Sekerak (as Santa Claus) Adrian Attvater, Eleanor Gerard, Marian Bell. Ella Honderich drew sketches of camp life, showing the details of the apartments, family life, camp artists and library.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas 1944

    • Eleanor Gerard and Emil Sekerak in a civilian housing apartment.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas 1944 Staff housing

    • Emil Sekerak and Eleanor Gerard, civilian workers at Topaz.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas 1944 Staff housing

    • Eleanor Gerard and Emil Sekerak, civilian workers. Note furnishings.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas party at Lafabreques

    • Only a few people are identified. Emil Sekerak is the tall man wearing glasses. In front of him is Walt Honderich. Standing next to Emil is Gil Niesse and then George Lafabreque. Possible Chiura Obata watercolor on the wall.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas Party for Topaz Staff

    • On the back of the photo: "Walt Herderich, Emil Sekerak, Gil Niesse, Sijne and George Lafabreque" Emil Sekerak is standing wearing glasses. Gil Niesse is next to him. The Lafabreques to the right. Note possible Chiura Obata painting hanging on the...
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas wedding, 1942

    • Norman Center, Emily Minton, Eleanor Gerard, Emil Sekerak
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas Wedding, 1942

    • Norman Center, Emily Minton, Eleanor Gerard, Emil Sekerak.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Christmas Wedding, 1942

    • Norman Center, Emily Minton and Eleanor Gerard.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Commencement Program, 1945

    • The program was printed in Delta, Utah at the Millard County Chronicle letterpress on coated stock.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Commencment Program, 1945

    • Inside a program that was printed at the Millard County Chronicle in Delta, Utah. The paper is coated stock and printing is letterpress.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Core Instructors

    • See the 1943 Topaz yearbook, "Ramblings." Left to right, standing: Mr. Simmons, Mrs. Ellen Henderson, Miss Katherine Nakaso, Miss Lottie Lamb, Mrs. Vera Black, Mrs. Deffebach, Mrs. Lisle, Mr. Cummings. Seated: Mrs. Liz Boardman, Miss Eleanor...
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Dave Tatsuno family

    • On the back of the photo it says: "To Eleanor Gerard from the Tatsuno Family Topaz Jan 1945" Standing: Dave Tatsuno, who was the head of the co-op, his wife, Alice Okada Tatsuno; Dave's three children, Sheldon, Arlene and Rodney; and his father,...
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Delta, Utah from the overpass

    • Photograph taken from the top of the overpass looking east down Delta, Utah's Main Street.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Desert near Topaz

    • Photograph 1.5" x 2.5"
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Dillon Myer dinner

    • Dillon Myer came to Topaz on an inspection. This is a photo of the dinner held for him. Only a few people are identified: Rosco Bell, far left at the head table, (possibly Mrs. Bell), Dillon Myer, Mrs. Ernst, Mr. Ernst. Eleanor Gerard, in profile...
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Dillon Myer, WRA Director

    • Dillion Myer with other officials visited the camp in December.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Dinner in Block 2 Dining Hall

    • Dinner in honor of Dillon Myer when he inspected Topaz. Left head table, Mrs. Ernst; Dillon Myer, Mrs. Bell, Roscoe Bell. Right side of the table, Eleanor Gerard; Emil Sekerak; Walt Honderich
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Ditches and more ditches!

    • Co-op staff working on the utility pipes in a residential area. Notice the leafy tree on the right. Over 300 trees were planted at Topaz.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Dot Harada

    • Dot Harada
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Eleanor (Gerard) and snow

    • Eleanor Gerard came from Oakland, California to teach high school students at Topaz. She later married Emil Sekerak.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Eleanor Gerard and Emil Sekerak

    • Civilian workers standing in front of a building numbered 210-B. Note the construction of the building, with a screen door, awnings, and clap board siding.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Eleanor Gerard and Muriel (Matzkin) Shapp

    • Eleanor Gerard was a school teacher at camp. They are standing in front of an adminstrative building with awnings.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Eleanor Gerard Sekerak standing at Topaz

    • The barracks and other buildings were removed from Topaz after it closed on October 31, 1945. Barracks were cut in half and sold for $250 or torn down for scrap lumber.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Eleanor's Block 2 rooms

    • Eleanor Gerard Sekerak's apartment with Bill Oshima, Rhoda Nishimura and Paul Tani, her students.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Eleanor's classroom Block 32

    • Eleanor Gerard taught civics and was the vice principal of Topaz High School. She was employed there from 1943 to 1945. Teacher lectures.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Emil (Sekerak) and abandoned mine

    • Emil Sekerak, Caucasian administrator at Topaz, near Topaz Mt.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Emil (Sekerak) and Lorne (Bell)

    • Photograph of two men who worked at Topaz. Probably taken near Topaz Mt.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Emil and Yas Furuya

    • Internees could get passes to leave the camp for outings. Emil Sekerak has his hands on his hips.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Emil Sekerak and Dave Tatsuno

    • Emil and Dave worked together in the co-operative at Topaz.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Emil Sekerak's Room

    • Emil Sekerak's dorm room.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Enroute to Mt. Topaz

    • Desert area toward Mt. Topaz northwest of Topaz City. Back of the photo dated 1943.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Farewell to Topaz High

    • Farewell to Topaz High School song
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Field Day Games

    • High school students, probably in the open playing area near Block 32, which was where the high school buildings were located.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Field day games, 1943

    • Field Day Games for the high school. Probably took place on Block 32 and the open field to the north.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Firewood

    • Two administrators, Emil Sekerak and Lorne Bell, gathering firewood for an outing taken by four camp workers. Photo dated 1943.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • First Christmas and a pageant

    • Topaz and Delta had talent exchange programs throughout the time of internment.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • First snowfall

    • Winter scene at Topaz
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Formal dinner at Topaz

    • Left side of the table: George and Signe Lafabreque, Lambs. Right side: Victor Goertzel, Ella Honderich, Eleanor Gerard and Emil Sekerak.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Former internee

    • The photo says, "Hi, Emil (Sekerak). Sus Ota"
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Graduation

    • Lorne Bell, Henry Tani, Rev. Tsukomoto and Eleanor (Gerard) Sekerak.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Graduation procession, 1943

    • Graduates marching
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Graduation, 1943

    • Graduation with Eleanor Gerard on the left in a white dress.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Group photo

    • On the back of the photo it says:"Meg Takezawa (center) our secretary (2nd me); M. Tsujisaka (with kids); Toby Kuruma 2nd from L front; Jiro Nakano 1st from L front." No one else is identified.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • High school gymnasium at Topaz

    • The gymnasium was located on Block 18. Foundations for the building remain at the site.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • High school gymnasium at Topaz

    • The gym was used as an auditorium and a basketball court during internment. High school teams traveled to Topaz to play high school season games.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Home Ec. Class

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    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Hop Kiln, Yakima Chief Farms

    • Emil Sekerak's visit to Washington state. Postcard. "Ellis 318" in the lower right hand corner.
    • Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945;
    • Hospital and block 7

    • Hospital with chimney taken toward the northwest with Topaz Mt. in the background. Block 7 and part of block 6 as well as a small portion of the military compound are shown. The mess hall sits in between the row of barracks in the lower lefthand...
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Jr. high graduation

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    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Jr. high graduation

    • Henry Tani is at the microphone.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Jr. high graduation at Topaz

    • Golden Wolff and LeGrand Noble, educators at Topaz
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Lorne (Bell) and Emil (Sekerak) and car

    • Topaz administrators on an outing to Topaz mountain.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Lorne Bell and Emil (Sekerak) starting a campfire

    • Topaz administrators and Lorne Bell's wife and Eleanor Sekerak took an outing toward Mt. Topaz about 16 miles northwest of Topaz City. Back of photo dated 1943.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Lorne Bell at Mt. Topaz

    • Lorne Bell climbing Mt. Topaz about 16 miles from Topaz city.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Lorne Bell, Asst. Community Services

    • Lorne Bell children attended school at Topaz.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Lorne Bell, Marian Bell, Eleanor (Gerard Sekerak)

    • Lorne Bell worked as an administrator. Eleanor Gerard was a high school teacher at camp.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Lower classmen line up for yearbooks, 1945

    • Lower classmen also received copies of the yearbook, 1945. Topaz High included students 7-12.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Main Street, Delta, Southern Hotel

    • North side of the Delta, Utah Main Street. Workman's, Quality Market, Wright's 5-cent to $1.00 Store, Southern Hotel. Two Hoshiyama brothers worked at the Quality Market, bringing fresh fish on the train. They lived with the Orvil Jeffery family in...
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Marian Bell, Lorne Bell, Eleanor (Gerard)

    • Topaz administrators camping outside Topaz city.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);
    • Mary MacMillian

    • Mary MacMillian was a teacher at Topaz. Prior to the war and after she worked as a teacher in Japan.
    • Central Utah Relocation Center; Internment of Japanese Americans, 1942-1945; Japanese American Evacuation and Relocation, 1942-1945; Topaz (Utah);

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