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[Eugene Sekiguchi of Roosevelt High School, California Boys State representative, half-portrait, Los Angeles, California, April 30, 1955]

Miyatake, Toyo
Rafu Shimpo [ bio ]
Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Eugene Sekiguchi of Roosevelt High School, California Boys State representative, half-portrait, Los Angeles, California, April 30, 1955]
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Los Angeles, Calif., April 30, 1955

(96.267.494)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, May 7, 1955.

Studio half-portrait of a Roosevelt High School student, Eugene Sekiguchi, who was named delegate to the 18th annual California Boys State encampment to be held in Sacramento on June 18, 1955, Los Angeles, California, April 30, 1955. Dressed in dark suit and necktie, 14 year old Sekiguchi turns slightly to the right and looks directly at the viewer.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Sekiguchi, Mr. Eugene -- Boy State Representative.

History
The Boys State is a mini state government sponsored by the American Legion.

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