Japanese internment http://kplu.org en WSU previews largest collection of internment photos http://kplu.org/post/wsu-previews-largest-collection-internment-photos <p>Washington State University in Pullman previewed a photo collection this morning that&#39;s considered to be the largest ever of a World War II internment camp.</p><p>The 2,000 donated images come from the family of a father-son team from Yakima. Frank and George Hirahara took pictures and operated a dark room while they were detained at a camp in Heart Mountain, Wyo. Patti Hirahara says her father, Frank, wanted to depict what life was like at the camp.</p><p> Tue, 13 Sep 2011 17:18:18 +0000 Colin Fogarty 2611 at http://kplu.org WSU previews largest collection of internment photos Photo collection from Japanese internment camp donated http://kplu.org/post/photo-collection-japanese-internment-camp-donated <p>The largest private collection of photographs taken during World War II at an internment camp for Japanese-Americans is being donated to Washington State University.</p><p>The more than 2,000 black and white photo negatives were taken by George Hirahara and his son Frank between 1943 and 1945 at the Heart Mountain camp in Wyoming. (More photos inside.)</p><p> Sat, 09 Jul 2011 00:27:26 +0000 The Associated Press & Jake Ellison 2051 at http://kplu.org Photo collection from Japanese internment camp donated