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[Torao Mori Memorial Kendo Tournament at Koyasan Buddhist Temple, Los Angeles, California, January 24, 1971]
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Los Angeles, Calif., January 24, 1971

(96.267.1197)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, January 25, 1971, Japanese section.

Torao Mori Memorial Kendo Tournament or Taikai, held at Koyasan Buddhist Temple in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, January 24, 1971. Five men and a woman pose in two rows behind a table with framed photograph of Mori in Kendo gear on a table and a banner in background. Men in suits sit on metal folding chairs below a banner, "Memorial Kendo Tournament", in English and Japanese taped to wall in background left. They are identified (left to right): first row, Mr. Toshioka, Mrs. Mori, Mr. Ogasawara; second row, Chris Mori (eldest son of Mori), Mr. Nakahara (Director of Kendo Federation), and Mr. Kawaguchi (Director of Southern California Kendo Federation).

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Kendo Taikai at Koyasan -- Memorial -- Mr. Mori.

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