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[Shibuya Shibutani and Saburo and Tamako Takagi, half-portrait, Los Angeles, California, October 1, 1969]

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[Shibuya Shibutani and Saburo and Tamako Takagi, half-portrait, Los Angeles, California, October 1, 1969]
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Los Angeles, Calif., October 1, 1969

(96.267.1086)

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

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, October 2, 1969, Japanese section.

Studio half-portrait of Mr. Shibuya Shibutani and an older couple, Saburo and Tamako Takagi, in Los Angeles, California, October 1, 1969. Japanese man in suit with button on lapel sits with hands in lap in center. Woman in striped dress and feathered pill box hat stands at right holding a pair of gloves and a white purse over her proper left arm. Man in double-breasted suit stands at left.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Shibuya, Mr. &.

History
Saburo (63) and Tamako Takagi (65) of the Seicho no Ie, a new religion in Japan, were in Los Angeles to present a lecture on "Our secret to become 20 years younger" on October 4 and 5, 1969.

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