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[Reverend Shozen Nakayama of Tenrikyo of Japan visiting Los Angeles, California, August 10, 1951]

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[Reverend Shozen Nakayama of Tenrikyo of Japan visiting Los Angeles, California, August 10, 1951]
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Los Angeles, Calif., August 10, 1951

(96.267.139)

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

Description

2 photographic prints : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

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

Reverend Shozen Nakayama of Tenrikyo Buddhist faith from Japan visits Los Angeles for the first time, California, August 10, 1951. Includes Nakayama in a light-colored suit with four men in dark suits disembarking an airplane at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), holding Tenrikyo flags and two wrapped bundles; and Nakayama with a Reverend (back left) from a local church in Boyle Heights, east 1st Street and Saratoga Street.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Tenrikyo Group from Japan -- Airport.

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