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[Citizenship recognition night at Union Church, Los Angeles, California, November 30, 1956]

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[Citizenship recognition night at Union Church, Los Angeles, California, November 30, 1956]
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Los Angeles, Calif., November 30, 1956

(96.267.381)

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

Description

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

Men in suits at Citizenship recognition night where Naturalization awards were presented to winning naturalized Issei essay writers at Union Church in Los Angeles, California, November 30, 1956. Includes two men presenting booklet to a Caucasian man in an overseas cap, "Commander" and "792" in front of stained glass windows; and three men holding hands as they stand in aisle.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: American Citizenship at Union Church.

History
Old Union Church is now the East West Players theater on First and Judge John Aiso Street. Union Church is located on 401 E. Third Street (09.29.2007 cht)

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