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[CINO coronation dance at Institute of Aeronautical Science, Los Angeles, California, December 17, 1955]

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

[CINO coronation dance at Institute of Aeronautical Science, Los Angeles, California, December 17, 1955]
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Los Angeles, Calif., December 14, 1955

(96.267.584)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, December 19, 1955.

Coronation of Lillian Takaki as "Miss Southern Regional CINO" at the California Intercollegiate Nisei Organization (CINO) coronation dance held at the Institute of Aeronautical Science, Los Angeles, California, December 17, 1955.
1N: Individual three-quarter portrait of smiling Takaki in strapless white gown with netting over full skirt, choker necklace and tiara, holding a bouquet of roses in front of white wall
2N:Group portrait of nominees flanking Lynn Yasuda of USC in halter dress, "Miss CINO 1955", as she crowns seated Takaki. All the women wear long white gowns and hold bouquets, except Yasuda. They are identified (left to right): Grace Okuno of ELAJC, Katherine Kiikuni of Woodbury, Jerilyn Iwata of Eld Camino, Cherry Nakashima of UCLA and Betty Takahashi of LAJCB.
3N: Group portrait of Takaki and court in long white gowns and holding bouquets. They are identified (left to right): Grace Okuno of ELAJC, Katherine Kiikuni of Woodbury, Jerilyn Iwata of Eld Camino, Cherry Nakashima of UCLA and Betty Takahashi of LAJCB.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Cino Coronation Dance, Cino Convention Dance.

History
Institute of Aeronautical Science was located at 7660 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, California. (04.15.2008 cht)

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