48th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage – Official Photo Essay

For the past handful of years, professional photographers Geri Ferguson and Mark Kirchner, who had already been photographing the annual Manzanar Pilgrimage for years, have been kind enough to share their incredible photographs with us, and they’ve done so again this year.

Indeed, they shot some gorgeous and powerful photographs of the 48th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage on April 29, 2017.

In case you missed it, we previously published some rather amateur photographs in comparison. You can see those in 48th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage/2017 Manzanar At Dusk – In Photos.


LEAD PHOTO: Rev. Alfred Tsuyuki of the Konko Church of Los Angeles performs the Shinto purification rite to open the interfaith service during the 48th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Manzanar National Historic Site. Photo: Mark Kirchner/Manzanar Committee.

48th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage

167 photos by Geri Ferguson and Mark Kirchner; ©2017 Manzanar Committee. All rights reserved. Click on any photo to view a larger image, and to scroll/click through the gallery.

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