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[Sixth Avenue PTA officer installation, Los Angeles, California, May 11, 1955]

Miyatake, Toyo
Rafu Shimpo [ bio ]
Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Sixth Avenue PTA officer installation, Los Angeles, California, May 11, 1955]
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Los Angeles, Calif., May 11, 1955

(96.267.260)

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

Description

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

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, May 13, 1955.

Sixth Avenue Elementary School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) officer installation at school auditorium, Los Angeles, California, May 11, 1955. Women wear suits, small hats and corsages. Includes an informal portrait of officers standing on steps: Mrs. Masaru Narahara, first vice-president; Mrs. James Yamamoto, second vice-president; Mrs. George Watanabe, parliamentarian; Mrs. George Hayashi, auditor; an African American woman handing a gavel to a Japanese American woman; and thirteen women standing in a row at front of auditorium.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Sixth Ave PTA Group -- c/o Mrs. Mizuno.

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