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[Sam Ishihara swearing in to City Housing Authority in Mayor's office at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, February 17, 1970]

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

[Sam Ishihara swearing in to City Housing Authority in Mayor's office at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, February 17, 1970]
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Neg Type: 120.00 mm

Los Angeles, Calif., February 17, 1970

(96.267.1122)

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

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, February 19, 1970.

City Clerk Rex Layton swears in Sam Ishihara as a member of the City Housing Authority board as Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty looks on in his office in Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, February 17, 1970. Short Japanese man in eyeglasses raises right hand as he takes oath from tall Caucasian man at right holding an open book and raising his right hand in front of the City of Los Angeles emblem and curtains. Smiling Caucasian man, Yorty, stands at left in dark suit.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Sam Ishihara -- Commissioned -- Mayor's office.

History
Sam Ishihara was a Crenshaw area businessman.

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