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The location for the center was selected because it was remote and yet convenient. The land was managed by the federal Bureau of Reclamation. The site was adjacent to a railroad spur and depot where internees could be off-loaded and processed.

mhomma — Last modified Mar 30 2011 7:48 p.m.


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