Japanese American National Museum
Collections & Research

[Ken Shimada, head and shoulder portrait, January 29, 1957]

Rafu Shimpo [ bio ]
Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Ken Shimada, head and shoulder portrait, January 29, 1957]
Enlarge Image (87.8KB)


Los Angeles, Calif., January 29, 1957


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


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

Studio head and shoulder portrait of a young man, Ken Shimada, in a suit and necktie, Los Angeles, California, January 29, 1957.

Typed on original negative envelope: Shimada, Mr. Ken -- Port -- 210 E. 56th St, LA.

Shimada was a sansei student body president at Muir Junior High School and was entering Manual Arts High School. (10.23.2007 cht)

All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from materials in this collection must be submitted to the Collections Management & Access Unit at the Japanese American National Museum (



Jump to Top of Page Japanese American National Museum home   ▪   Privacy Policy
Copyright © 1998-2019 Japanese American National Museum
100 North Central Avenue, Los Angeles California 90012   ▪   phone: 213.625.0414