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[Memorial Day service at Evergreen cemetery, Los Angeles, California, May 30, 1951]

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[Memorial Day service at Evergreen cemetery, Los Angeles, California, May 30, 1951]
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Los Angeles, Calif., May 30, 1951

(96.267.119)

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

Description

5 negatives : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Memorial Day service held at Evergreen cemetery in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, California on May 30, 1951. Large gathering of people in kimono and western clothing pay their respects at Buddhist altar set up in front of monolith memorial. Buddhist priests in robes and Christian ministers flank the altar.

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Written on original negative envelope: Memorial Day service at Evergreen.

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