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[Eighth annual Young Buddhist Association Southern District conference at various locations in Los Angeles, California, February 4-6, 1955]

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[Eighth annual Young Buddhist Association Southern District conference at various locations in Los Angeles, California, February 4-6, 1955]
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Los Angeles, Calif., February 4-6, 1955

(96.267.474)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, March 3, 1955.

Various scenes of the Eighth annual Young Buddhist Association (YBA) Southern District conference held at various locations in Los Angeles, California, February 4-6, 1955. Includes portraits of the Southern District Young Buddhist League queen, Cathy Fujita of Senshin, and her court at a social at the Institute of Aeronautical Science; basketball and bowling awards presentation and award winners at a banquet held at the Old Dixie Barbeque; speech contest winners, Art Yamada (runner-up), Mariko Iwamoto (1st) and Mas Nishimoto (3rd), with trophies at banquet; George Teraoka speaking at Sunday service at Senshin Buddhist church; and large group posing outside of Senshin with banner, "So. District ... Conference 1955."

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Queen Coronation -- Institute of Aeronautical Science -- Y.B.A. (Southern District).

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