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[Ribbon cutting ceremony for supermarket at Town and Country Shopping Center, Gardena, California, January 17, 1956]

Miyatake, Toyo
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Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Ribbon cutting ceremony for supermarket at Town and Country Shopping Center, Gardena, California, January 17, 1956]
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Gardena, Calif., January 17, 1956

(96.267.320)

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

Description

1 photograph : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

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

Six Caucasian and Japanese American men in suits cutting ribbon with giant scissors at opening of a supermarket at the Town & Country Shopping Center in Gardena, California, January 17, 1956. Mayor Adams Bolton cuts ribbon held by Caucasian man at far left and developer Taul Watanabe at far right. All men wear suits.

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Typed on original negative envelope: Town and Country Shopping Center at Gardena.

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