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[Third Annual Bonsai Festival at Descanso Gardens, La Canada, California, September 17, 1968]

Miyatake, Toyo
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Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Third Annual Bonsai Festival at Descanso Gardens, La Canada, California, September 17, 1968]
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Neg Type: 120.00 mm

La Canada, Calif., September 17, 1968

(96.267.1031)

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

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, September 19, 1968, English and Japanese sections.

Clair White of the Santa Anita Bonsai Society examines a bonsai created by the Society for the Third Annual Bonsai Festival to be held September 28-29 at Descanso Gardens in La Canada, California, September 17, 1968. Older Caucasian man in eyeglasses and sweater sits on table as he touches top one of three bonsai plants at right; small one in center. Mrs. Judge Smith of the Descanso Garden Guild, the festival sponsor, stands in center next to Mrs. Khan Komai, wife of Society president, who holds a tiny potted bonsai in her hands at right. Circular lanterns hang under pagoda roof in background.

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Typed on original envelope: Descanso Gardens -- Bonsai Tree.

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