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[Southwest Chapter Japanese American Citizens' League and Veterans of Foreign Wars presentation of certificates to new citizens, California, November 21, 1955]

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[Southwest Chapter Japanese American Citizens' League and Veterans of Foreign Wars presentation of certificates to new citizens, California, November 21, 1955]
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California, November 21, 1955

(96.267.311)

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

Description

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

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, November 21, 1955.

Salem Yagawa of Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 9938 presents a certificate of commendation to new citizen, Mrs. Mary Yamamoto, on behalf of Southwest Chapter Japanese American Citizens' League and VFW at the testimonial dinner on New Citizens Recognition Night held at Dorsey Evening Adult School, Los Angeles, California, November 21, 1955. Yagawa wears a garrison cap, "9938". Includes Congressman Gordon L. McDonough and Toru Iura.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: J.A.C.L. -- Dorsey High.

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