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[Haruo Oguro, Takeichi Goto, Toshi Kubota at California Institute of Technology commencement ceremonies, Pasadena, California, June 7, 1957]

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[Haruo Oguro, Takeichi Goto, Toshi Kubota at California Institute of Technology commencement ceremonies, Pasadena, California, June 7, 1957]
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Pasadena, Calif., June 7, 1957

(96.267.443)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, June 11, 1957, Japanese section, and June 19, 1957.

Three men, Haruo Oguro, Takeichi Goto, and Toshi Kubota, stand side by side in black cap and gown in front of an American flag next to a hedge outside for the California Institute of Technology commencement in Pasadena, California, June 7, 1957. Kubota, man on far right, has velvet collar and stripes on sleeves, and light colored tassel. Goto, center, has a mustache and dark-rimmed eyeglasses. Oguro, left, has eyeglasses and a striped necktie.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Goto, Mr. (California Instituye of Technology).

History
Takeichi Goto was a former commander of the Japanese navy that fought in World War II; he earned a Masters in Science engineering (aeronautics). Toshi Kubota earned a Ph.d in Aeronautics and mathematics, "Study and flow around simple bodies at hypersonic speed." Haruo Oguro earned a Masters in Science in Engineering.

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