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[Miss Kato, Canadian Rodeo Queen, Los Angeles, California, 1955]

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[Miss Kato, Canadian Rodeo Queen, Los Angeles, California, 1955]
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Los Angeles, Calif., est. 1955

(96.267.316)

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

Description

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

Miss Kato, the Canadian Rodeo Queen from Camloop, Canada, sits on a counter and reads the Rafu Shimpo with a Caucasian woman in Los Angeles, California, 1955. Also includes Kato, young woman in patterned short sleeve dress, sitting on a wooden counter holding white gloves; trophies in background.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Miss Kato -- Canadian Queen -- Rodeo Queen -- Camloop, Canada.

History
Miss Kato's visit to Hollywood was part of her prize as Canadian Rodeo Queen.

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