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[Installation of Veterans of Foreign Wars Nisei Memorial Post 9938 commander and Auxiliary president at Swally's restaurant, Los Angeles, California, May 28, 1955]

Miyatake, Toyo
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Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Installation of Veterans of Foreign Wars Nisei Memorial Post 9938 commander and Auxiliary president at Swally's restaurant, Los Angeles, California, May 28, 1955]
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Los Angeles, Calif., May 28, 1955

(96.267.509)

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

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

Installation of Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Nisei Memorial Post 9938 commander Salem Yagawa and Women's Auxiliary president Mrs. Junko Tanikawa at an installation dinner and dance at Swally's Restaurant in California, May 28, 1955. Includes passing of gavel, oath taking and group portrait. Shobo Doichi passes gavel to Yagawa as William Fujimori and Frank Yamasaki look on; Mrs. Louise Nagawa hands gavel to Tanikawa.

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Typed on original negative envelope: N.V.A. Installation at Swaly's Restaurant.

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