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[Kawasaki helicopter, California, 1969]

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[Kawasaki helicopter, California, 1969]
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Los Angeles, Calif., 1969


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


3 negatives : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Flight of Kawasaki helicopter and exchange of gifts, California, 1969. Includes Japanese man presenting a Japanese Samurai helmet on a metal trimmed wooden box to a graying Caucasian man in front of a helicopter on grass, flanked by three other men, including the Consul General of Japan Kanji Takasugi at far right; same men exchanging certificate in front of helicopter; and helicopter flying above field with platform decorated with Japanese and American flags.

Typed on original envelope: Kawasaki.

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