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[PSWDC JACL convention publicity at Southern California JACL Regional office in Miyako Hotel, Los Angeles, California, April 27, 1959]

Miyatake, Toyo
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[PSWDC JACL convention publicity at Southern California JACL Regional office in Miyako Hotel, Los Angeles, California, April 27, 1959]
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Los Angeles, Calif., April 27, 1959

(96.267.672)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, April 28, 1959.

Women from Long Beach invite Fred Takata to attend the biennial Pacific Southwest District Council (PSWDC) of the Japanese American Citizens' League (JACL) convention to be held in Long Beach, at the Southern California JACL Regional office in the Miyako Hotel in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, April 27, 1959. Two women wearing white gloves, Michi Kataoka and Marian Hada, hold a sign, "P.S.W.D.C. JACL Convention, Host Chapter." Behind them, a woman wearing white gloves, Nancy Omata, presents an invitation to Takata, a man in suit and eyeglasses. They stand on patterned carpet next to two sofas below a curtained window, right; Japanese doll in glass case in corner, right; landscape painting hangs in background, center; double doors at left.

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Typed on original negative envelope: PSWDC JACL Convention Publicity at Miyako Hotel.

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