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[Mr. and Mrs. Miyosaku Uyematsu with bloomin yae-sakura trees in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, California, June 2, 1953]

Miyatake, Archie
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Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Mr. and Mrs. Miyosaku Uyematsu with bloomin yae-sakura trees in Griffith Park, Los Angeles, California, June 2, 1953]
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H: 5 in, W: 7 in

Los Angeles, Calif., June 2, 1953

(96.267.187)

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

Description

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

Mr. Miyosaku Uyematsu and his wife of Star Nursery of Montebello stand amongst the first blooming yae-sakura trees in Bronson Canyon at Griffith Park, Los Angeles, California, June 2, 1953. The man wears a light colored coat over a sweater vest while the woman wears a white hat, gloves, shoes, and a dark jacket over a gingham dress with white scarf. The couple look at the cherry blossoms on trees that they had donated in January.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Uyematsu, Mr. with Sakura Flower.

History
Mr. and Mrs. Uyematsu are looking at the Cherry Blossom trees, which he had donated a year or two prior, located at Bronson Canyon in Griffith Park.

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