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[Pioneer Project rummage sale, Los Angeles, California, March 27, 1969]

Miyatake, Toyo
Rafu Shimpo [ bio ]
Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Pioneer Project rummage sale, Los Angeles, California, March 27, 1969]
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Los Angeles, Calif., March 27, 1969

(96.267.1112)

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

Description

2 negatives : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, March 27, 1969.

People sorting through boxes to prepare for a Pioneer Project sponsored rummage sale, a fundraiser to assist local Issei, California, March 27, 1969. Nine adults and children look through boxes and bags in a house with a sign, "Pioneer Project," propped in front of a China buffet in background. They are identified (left to right): standing, Kanya Okamoto, Mrs. Carolyn Imahara, Mrs. Nishda, Elaine Yamasaki, Mori Nishida; seated, Mrs. Maruyama, Carol Ishiki, Leslie and Sharon Maruyama.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Rummage Sale.

History
Pioneer Project was a young adult service group aiding local Issei.

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