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[Miss Inukai of Japan, California, 1953]

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[Miss Inukai of Japan, California, 1953]
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negative | photograph

California, 1953


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


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

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

In 2 locations.

Dressed in a patterned jumpsuit, Miss Inukai of Japan walks and talks to Caucasian and Japanese men in suits, California, 1953. Also includes Japanese man also places flowers on a stone grave with Japanese and English lettering, "Hirono."

Typed on original envelope: Miss Inukai from Japan.

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