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[Tenchosetsu celebration at residence of Consul General of Japan, Pasadena, California, April 29, 1969]

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[Tenchosetsu celebration at residence of Consul General of Japan, Pasadena, California, April 29, 1969]
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photograph | negative
Neg Type: 120.00 mm

Pasadena, Calif., April 29, 1969

(96.267.1061)

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

Description

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

2 negatives : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Celebration of Tenchosetsu, Emperor of Japan's birthday, in garden under a tree at the Consul General of Japan's residence in Pasadena, California, April 29, 1969. Consul General Kanji Takasugi and Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty, both in suits, toast Emperor on white platform with Japanese and American flags as group of Japanese and Caucasian men and women stand at right toasting and observing. Also includes a toast with raised arms led by a Japanese man at microphone.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Tenchoo Setsu.

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