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[Kureha Corporation of America opening party at the Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, California, June 10, 1970]

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

[Kureha Corporation of America opening party at the Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, California, June 10, 1970]
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Los Angeles, Calif., June 10, 1970

(96.267.1141)

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

Description

1 photographic print : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, June 11, 1970, Japanese section.

Kureha Corporation of America held a party at the Music Room at the Biltmore Hotel on the occasion of the opening of Kureha's representative office in Los Angeles, California, June 10, 1970. Includes portrait of six men and one woman standing in Music Room, and of Mr. Saburo Araki, president of Kureha, holding a tube as he talks to two other men in suits, vice president Dr. Omori and vice president Iida, in front of a table display with sign, "Kureha Graphite Fiber has high strength and high modulus, and can be produced very economically." (Published)

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Kureha Corp. of America Opening at Biltmore Music Room..

History
Kureha Corporation of America changed its name to Kureha Corporation in 2006.

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