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[Burt Yamasaki, Boys State delegate, head and shoulder portrait, California, May 22, 1953]

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[Burt Yamasaki, Boys State delegate, head and shoulder portrait, California, May 22, 1953]
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Los Angeles, Calif., May 22, 1953

(96.267.182)

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

Description

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

Studio half-portrait of Burt Keiji Yamasaki, a John Marshall High School student delegate selected by Commodore Perry Post 525 to attend the annual American Legion Boys State convention in Sacramento, California, 1953. Dressed in suit with white shirt, abstract design necktie and white kerchief in breast pocket.

Caption
Burt Keiji Yamasaki of John Marshall High School will be one of the Boys Staters to attend the American Legion-sponsored convention, June 20-27, at Calif. State Fair Grounds in Sacramento. The son of Mr. and Mrs. Haruo Yamasaki was chosen by the Commodore Perry Post 525.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Yamasaki, Burt -- Bust Port.

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