Topaz Japanese internment camp
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Topaz Japanese internment camp

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Site of the Topaz Japanese Internment Camp that housed Japanese-American citizens against their will during WW2.  After the war, the buildings were dismantled and sold to residents around the county.

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A: Topaz Japanese Internment Camp

by Calvin Jones, 10 meters away

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B: Smelter Knolls radio towers

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C: Smelter Knoll Top

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D: Smelter Knoll NW

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E: Solar Power Project - Millard county, Utah

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F: Smelter Knoll hardpan

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G: Gunnison Massacre marker

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H: Gunnison Massacre site

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I: Sevier River Bridge near Jones Rd.

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J: Gunnision Bend Reservoir spillway

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This panorama was taken in Utah

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Utah is a state located in the westcentral region of the United States of America.  Utah is the 13th largest state by area, ranks 34th by population and 10th by population density of the 50 United States.  Utah was the 45th state to be admitted into the Union, on January 4, 1896. Utah is landlocked, being bordered by the states of Idaho to the north, Wyoming to the northeast, Nevada on the west, Colorado on the east and Arizona to the south.  Utah is very mountainous and is a popular outing destination of the outdoorsman.  The state population is about 2.82M with 95% being Caucasian, 2.4% Asian, 1.7% Native American and 1.3% Black. The state capital and largest city is Salt Lake City.

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