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[Japanese Community Pioneer Center Christmas donation, Los Angeles, California, 1970]

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[Japanese Community Pioneer Center Christmas donation, Los Angeles, California, 1970]
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Neg Type: 120.00 mm

Los Angeles, Calif., 1970

(96.267.1183)

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

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 120 mm.

Reverend Donald Toriumi holds a box of mochi stands among a group of people at the Japanese Community Pioneer Center in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, December 1970. Toriumi is an elderly white-haired man in suit and eyeglasses in center standing next to a tall balding Caucasian man and tall Japanese woman wearing a corsage, possible Mae Sakamoto with Christmas donation of wrapped gifts. Eleven people sit and stand around them. Christmas tree, Clock, paintings of Jesus and landscape, window with vertical blinds in background.

Inscription
Written on original envelope: Pioneer Community Center -- Xmas Donation -- Mae Sakamoto.

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