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[Sixth annual JACL installation ball promotion, Los Angeles, California, January 11, 1958]

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[Sixth annual JACL installation ball promotion, Los Angeles, California, January 11, 1958]
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Los Angeles, Calif., January 11, 1958

(96.267.596)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, January 15, 1958.

Promotional posters and raffle of the sixth annual Japanese American Citizens' League (JACL) installation ball sponsored by the JACL Coordinating Council, Los Angeles, California, January 11, 1958. Two women, Grace Sakurai and Sumi Takemura, flank one man, Yoichi Nakase, and hold promotional posters for the ball to be held at the Park Manor with Kenny Zwern's Orchestra; unknown fourth woman at far left. Includes group portrait of man in suit and young woman exchanging a raffle ticket behind a table stacked with tickets, surrounded by fifteen young men and women in a room.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: JACL Installation at Miyako Hotel

History
The venue for the installation ball changed to Park Manor.

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