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[Tenth anniversary of Sister City relations between Los Angeles and Nagoya, Japan at the Water & Power building, Los Angeles, California, March 21, 1969]

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[Tenth anniversary of Sister City relations between Los Angeles and Nagoya, Japan at the Water & Power building, Los Angeles, California, March 21, 1969]
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Los Angeles, Calif., March 21, 1969

(96.267.1056)

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

Description

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

15 negatives : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, March 22, 1969, Japanese section.

Party commemorating the tenth anniversary of Sister City relations between Los Angeles and Nagoya, Japan held at the Water & Power building in Los Angeles, California, March 21, 1969. Includes various images of presentation and speeches at head table, Golden Dolphin (Shachi) from Nagoya to Los Angeles, Japanese dance, fashion show, and people attending party, including Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty, Consul General of Japan Kanji Takasugi, 1968 Nisei Week Queen Claire Nonoshita.
3N: Mayor Yorty in suit stands with Nisei Week Queen Nonoshita in kimono flanked by three Japanese women and one Caucasian woman at far left. They are identified (left to right): Efelda Singer, Mrs. Kaoru Aihara (hostess), Nonoshita, Yorty, Beverly Hayashida (hostess) and Judy Miyake (hostess). (Published)

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Nagoya Sister City -- 10th Anniversary -- at Water & Power.

History
Kiyoshi Sugito

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