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[Peticolas adopted boy, California, 1956]

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[Peticolas adopted boy, California, 1956]
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photograph | negative

California, 1956


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


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

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

Boy toddler adopted by sculptor Sherry Peticolas in front of building, California, 1956. Includes, smiling boy dressed in an aloha print shorts outfit standing outside next to toys and riding tricycle next to blonde Caucasian woman. Sign in background above open doorway, "Sherry Peticolas, Sculptor."

Typed on original negative envelope: Petticord -- Adopted Baby.

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