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[Dr. George Abe, half-portrait, May 8, 1953]

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[Dr. George Abe, half-portrait, May 8, 1953]
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Los Angeles, Calif., May 8, 1953

(96.267.179)

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

Description

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

Published May 11, 1953.

Studio half-portrait of Dr. George Abe, California, May 8, 1953.

Caption
Accepted into the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology is Dr. George Y. Abe, the first person of Japanese ancestry in mainland U.S. to enjoy membership in the nationally known group. He is on the medical staff at Norwalk State Hospital, and has part time private practice.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Abe, Dr. George -- Bust Port.

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