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[Broken windows of Japan Air Lines headquarters from home-made bomb, Los Angeles, California, July 19, 1968]

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[Broken windows of Japan Air Lines headquarters from home-made bomb, Los Angeles, California, July 19, 1968]
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photograph | negative
Neg Type: 120.00 mm

Los Angeles, Calif., July 19, 1968

(96.267.1019)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

Description

1 photographic print : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

1 negative : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, July 19, 1968.

Various views of broken windows, doors and ceiling tiles resulting from an early morning bombing of the headquarters of Japan Air Lines by Anti-Castro Cubans in Los Angeles, California, July 19, 1968. Includes close-up views of a brick amongst shattered glass on ground and missing ceiling panels, exterior views of office with address over doorway with shattered glass on ground and a broken window, interior views of shattered glass in office,

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Japan Air Lines Office -- Broken Window.

History
The JAL office was located at 555 W. 7th Street and was one of five targets.

All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from materials in this collection must be submitted to the Collections Management & Access Unit at the Japanese American National Museum (collections@janm.org).

 

 

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