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[Testimonial dinner honoring Yuki Hoshiyama at Miramar Hotel, Santa Monica, California, December 7, 1969]

Miyatake, Toyo
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Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Testimonial dinner honoring Yuki Hoshiyama at Miramar Hotel, Santa Monica, California, December 7, 1969]
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Neg Type: 120.00 mm

Los Angeles, Calif., December 7, 1969

(96.267.1103)

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

Description

2 negatives : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, December 8, 1969, Japanese section.

Testimonial dinner honoring Mrs. Yuki Hoshiyama, recipient of the Order of the Sacred Treasure, or Kunsho (medal) award, for her 40 years as Director of Japanese language school on Sawtelle held at the Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica, California, December 7, 1969. Includes Hoshiyama, an elderly Japanese woman in black dress with large orchid corsage, hat, and eyeglasses, receiving a City of Los Angeles certificate from a bespectacled Caucasian man, and Hoshiyama giving a speech at a podium at head table.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Hoshiyama, Mrs. -- Testimonial for Kunsho at Hotel Miramar, Santa Monica.

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