Erected in one of the larger tents near the entrance for the camp, the Mess Hall was both a dining facility and source of shelter during the day. The tent was large enough to hold hundreds of residents at one time.
Malcolm E. Robb, Photographer
Disaster assistance; Disaster victims; Emergency housing - Forest River Camp (Salem, Mass.); Homeless families; Robb, Malcolm E.
The Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
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