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[Los Angeles Glen Nursery basketball team portrait, Los Angeles, California, March 1955]

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[Los Angeles Glen Nursery basketball team portrait, Los Angeles, California, March 1955]
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Los Angeles, Calif., March 1955

(96.267.251)

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

Description

1 photographic print : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

Group portrait of ten players and manager of the Los Angeles Glen Nursery basketball team, winners of the Wilson Aye cage league, arranged in two rows in Los Angeles, California, March 1955. Seven young men are dressed in uniform of tank top and shorts, player kneeling in front row, center holds a basketball. They are identified, front row (left to right): Hiro Abe, Yosh Hoshizaki, Ted Yonago, Mino Minade, Bert Yamasaki; back row: Mas Umemoto (manager), Allen Morimoto, Hiro Nomura, George Kubo, and Eori Ishimoto.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: L.A. Glen Basketball Team -- c/o Mas Uemoto -- 1524 Mara St., LA.

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