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[Mrs. Dorothy Sakabe, greeting card artist, Los Angeles, California, December 1955]

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[Mrs. Dorothy Sakabe, greeting card artist, Los Angeles, California, December 1955]
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California, 1955

(96.267.593)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo supplement, December 21, 1955.

Mrs. Dorothy Sakabe, greeting card artist for the firm Buzza Cardozo, sits at a drafting table designing a birthday card, Los Angeles, California, December 1955. Woman with curled neck-length hair wears a suit with button detailing over white top. She paints card border and discusses card with a balding Caucasian man in shirt and necktie.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Sakabe, Mrs. -- Artist

History
Buzza Cardozo was the only large greeting card firm in the West at the time. It was located at 127 N. Vicente, Los Angeles.

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