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[Mari Hattori, Queen of Henry Oiye Trophy Race, with trophy, California, May 31, 1968]
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California, May 31, 1968

(96.267.1041)

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

Description

2 negatives : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, May 31, 1968.

Mari Hattori, Queen of the seventh annual Henry Oiye Trophy Race and former Nisei Week princess, poses with a large trophy for Frank Takahashi, General Chairman of the race, California, May 31, 1968.
1N: Dressed in kimono and tiara, Hattori touches the large trophy, "Frank H. Takahashi, in appreciation of outstanding services as General Chairman, Henry Oiye Trophy Race, Long Beach to Los Angeles", as a Caucasian man in uniform, and Ward A. Solodar, information officer of Group 13 Civil Air Patrol, look on at right. Plaque on stand in front of trophy, "Greater Los Angeles Press Club." (Published)
2N: Hattori and three Caucasian and Japanese women dressed in kimonos stand beside large trophy. Hattori is second from left.

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Typed on original negative envelope: Japanese American Air Race.

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