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[California State Democrats at Japanese American Democratic Club gathering at Yokozeki home, California, September 25, 1955]

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

[California State Democrats at Japanese American Democratic Club gathering at Yokozeki home, California, September 25, 1955]
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California, September 25, 1955

(96.267.297)

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

Description

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

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, September 26,1955.

California State Democrats, including Senator Richard Richards, at Nisei Japanese American Democratic Club gathering in yard of attorney David Yokozeki's home, California, September 25, 1955. Richards, a tall blond man in a suit, is at center of large group of people seated outside. Includes Assemblyman Edward Elliot, club organizer Mrs. Helen Myers, head of 40th District Democratic units Charles Persily, and president of the Japanese American Democrats Club Frank Chuman.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Nisei Democratic Party at Yokozeki Home.

History
The Japanese American Democratic Club was the first state chartered Nisei Democrat organization in California.

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