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[Jay Akahoshi, American Legion award recipient of Wilson Junior High School, Los Angeles, California, June 23, 1958]

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[Jay Akahoshi, American Legion award recipient of Wilson Junior High School, Los Angeles, California, June 23, 1958]
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Los Angeles, Calif., June 23, 1958

(96.267.630)

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

Description

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

Studio head and shoulder portrait of Jay Akahoshi, American Legion award recipient at Wilson Junior High School in Los Angeles, California, June 23, 1958. Smiling boy in light colored suit and dark necktie turns slightly to the left as he looks to the right of viewer.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Akahoshi, Mr. Jay -- American Legion Award -- Wilson Junior High School.

History
Sansei Jay Akahoshi was class president at Wilson Junior High School and received, in addition to the American Legion award, Perfect Attendance award, Principal's Service award, and Scholastic award.

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