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[Southwest JACL Nisei Week presentation of Carolyn Kikumura, Nisei Week queen candidate, California, June 25, 1960]

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[Southwest JACL Nisei Week presentation of Carolyn Kikumura, Nisei Week queen candidate, California, June 25, 1960]
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photograph | negative


California, June 1960

(96.267.709)

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

Description

1 photographic print : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, June 25, 1960.

Southwest Japanese American Citizens' League (JACL) presents Carolyn Kikumura, their Nisei Week queen candidate, California, June 25, 1960. Woman in knee-length dress, white gloves and tiara sits in a chair holding a trophy and a bouque of roses; two men in suits and a woman in an evening gown, long white gloves and pearl necklace stand behind her; they are identified (left to right): Jim Higashi, current queen Faith Higurashi, unknown. Includes a portrait of same for people with two Caucasian couples.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: SW JACL Nisei Week Queen Candidate Presentation.

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