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[Robert Hideo Takeuchi in cap and gown, head and shoulder portrait, Los Angeles, California, June 6, 1955]

Miyatake, Toyo
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Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Robert Hideo Takeuchi in cap and gown, head and shoulder portrait, Los Angeles, California, June 6, 1955]
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photograph | negative


Los Angeles, Calif., June 6, 1955

(96.267.275)

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 graduation head and shoulder portrait of a smiling young man, Robert Hideo Takeuchi of Dorsey High School, in dark cap with dark tassel and dark gown taken for Rafu Shimpo graduation issue, Los Angeles, California, June 6, 1955. Eighteen year old Takeuchi looks to right of viewer.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Takeuchi, Mr. -- Graduation.

History
Takeuchi was an 18 year old sansei who was the first student body president of Japanese ancestry, graduated Dorsey High School and was headed to University of Southern California (USC). (01.09.2008 cht)

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