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[Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty presenting Nisei Veterans Week proclamation at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, June 25, 1970]

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[Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty presenting Nisei Veterans Week proclamation at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, June 25, 1970]
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Neg Type: 120.00 mm

Los Angeles, Calif., June 25, 1970

(96.267.1148)

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

Description

2 negatives : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, June 26, 1970.

Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty presents a certificate proclamation of Nisei Veterans Week and receives a lei from Linda Osaki, queen of Nisei Veterans Reunion, at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, June 25, 1970. Includes Mayor Yorty, a Caucasian man in light colored suit at left, holding proclamation with young Japanese woman in patterned dress next to Japanese man in suit and eyeglasess; and same young woman giving Yorty a lei and two man, Min Sumida and Bob Hiyamizu, laugh at right (Published). Los Angeles City emblem on curtained wall flanked by American and California flags. Desk in foreground.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Nisei W -- Veteran Reunion Proclamation at City Hall.

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