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[Downtown JACL Nisei Week queen candidate, June Tsukida, Los Angeles, California, June 1959]

Miyatake, Toyo
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[Downtown JACL Nisei Week queen candidate, June Tsukida, Los Angeles, California, June 1959]
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Los Angeles, Calif., June 1959

(96.267.692)

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

Description

3 photographic prints : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, July 2, 1959.

Downtown Japanese American Citizens' League (JACL) Nisei Week queen candidate, June Tsukida, Los Angeles, California, June 1959. Includes portrait of Tsukida wearing a tiara.
2 and 5. Previous Downtown queen candidate, Janet Okamoto, in evening gown places a tiara on the head of June Tsukida in white dress as three men look on, Festival queen committee co-chair Nori Oku, Chapter president Gongoro Nakamura and Matao Uwate, respectively.

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Typed on original negative envelope: Downtown JACL Nisei Week Queen Candidate -- June Tsukida.

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