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[Vandalism of Japanese American Citizens' League regional office, Los Angeles, California, April 14, 1956]

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

[Vandalism of Japanese American Citizens' League regional office, Los Angeles, California, April 14, 1956]
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photograph | negative


Los Angeles, Calif., April 14, 1956

(96.267.340)

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

Description

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

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, April 15, 1956.

Interior views of vandalized of regional office of the Southern California Japanese American Citizens' League (JACL) and the Pacific Citizen newspaper subscription office in the Miyako Hotel in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, April 14, 1956. Papers and files are scattered over desks and floor.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: J.A.C.L. Burglary.

History
It was the sixth time the JACL office had been vandalized; it occured Friday night, 04.13.1956. Two hundred dollars in damages.

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