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[Reverend Bumpo Kuwatsuki and Senshin group promoting the Senshin Blood Insurance program at Red Cross, Los Angeles, California, March 29, 1957]

Miyatake, Toyo
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[Reverend Bumpo Kuwatsuki and Senshin group promoting the Senshin Blood Insurance program at Red Cross, Los Angeles, California, March 29, 1957]
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Los Angeles, Calif., March 29, 1957

(96.267.427)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, April 6, 1957.

Reverend Bumpo Kuwatsuki and men of Senshin temple donate blood to promote the Senshin Blood Insurance program at American Red Cross headquarters in California, March 29, 1957. Includes Kuwatsuki having his vital signs checked by nurses, including Aase Jensen, at the Red Cross. Kuwatsuki wears a suit with suspenders. He is accompanied by a man, James Nakagawa, past president of the Senshin Junior Young Adult Buddhist Association (YABA), and woman.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Rev Kuwatsuki & Sehshin Group at Red Cross.

History
Senshin Junior Young Adult Buddhist Association (YABA) originated the Senshin Blood Insurance program.

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