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[Coliseum Street School PTA Safety Poster contest winner, Marci Yamaguchi, with Mrs. Eleanor Kondo, Los Angeles, California, March 7, 1957]

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[Coliseum Street School PTA Safety Poster contest winner, Marci Yamaguchi, with Mrs. Eleanor Kondo, Los Angeles, California, March 7, 1957]
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Los Angeles, Calif., March 7, 1957

(96.267.423)

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

Description

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

Published in the Rafu Shimpo, March 8, 1957

Fifth-grader Marci Yamaguchi holds her prize winning poster of the Coliseum Street Elementary School PTA safety poster contest next to Mrs. Eleanor Kondo, who holds the prize in an office with three Caucasian women and men at the school in Los Angeles, California, March 7, 1957. The ten-year old stands at left in a plaid dress holding a rain themed poster of a duck holding ducklings and an umbrella on its back, "No strain to share rides in the rain." Kondo stands at right in a light-colored dress and eyeglasses holding an oil painting by Henry Kondo of a dog and a painter's palette. Two Caucasian women and a man stand in behind them in front of sunlit blinds.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: PTA -- Safety Poster Contest (Mrs. Kondo) at Coliseum St School.

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