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[American Legion Award at Mt. Vernon Junior High School, Los Angeles, California, January 30, 1957]

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

[American Legion Award at Mt. Vernon Junior High School, Los Angeles, California, January 30, 1957]
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Los Angeles, Calif., January 30, 1957

(96.267.411)

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

Description

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

Two Japanese American students shake hands with a Caucasian man as they receive the American Legion Award at Mt. Vernon Junior High School in Los Angeles, California, January 30, 1957. Dressed in a tweed suit and eyeglasses, the man crosses his arms as he shakes the boy in aloha shirt on left and girl in white sweater and cat eyeglasses on right. Bust of George Washington in background.

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Typed on original negative envelope: American Legion Award at Mt. Vernon Jr. High.

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