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[Kenji Sasaki in suit, head and shoulder portrait, Los Angeles, California, June 3, 1955]

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

[Kenji Sasaki in suit, head and shoulder portrait, Los Angeles, California, June 3, 1955]
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photograph | negative


Los Angeles, Calif., June 3, 1955

(96.267.272)

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

Description

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

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, June 15, 1955.

Studio head and shoulder portrait of a young man in light colored suit and dark necktie, Kenji Sasaki of John Muir Junior High School, taken for Rafu Shimpo graduation issue, Los Angeles, California, June 3, 1955. Fifteen year old Sasaki looks to the right of viewer.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Sasaki, Mr. Kenji -- Graduation.

History
Sasaki was student body president, was the lone Japanese American student graduating that year from Muir Junior High School, and was headed to Fremont High School. (01.09.2008 cht)

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