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[Irene Wakamatsu in cap and gown, half-portrait, Los Angeles, California, June 12, 1957]

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[Irene Wakamatsu in cap and gown, half-portrait, Los Angeles, California, June 12, 1957]
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Los Angeles, Calif., June 12, 1957

(96.267.447)

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 19, 1957.

Studio graduation half-portrait of Irene Wakamatsu, top graduating Nisei at University of Southern California and member of Phi Kappa Phi, a national honor society in Los Angeles, California, June 11, 1957. Dressed in dark cap and gown, Wakamatsu faces viewer, but looks toward left edge. She has should-length curled hair.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Wakamatsu, Miss Irene -- Graduation, Cap and Gown.

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