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[Hawaii businessmen's softball team, portrait, Los Angeles, California, October 7, 1960]

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[Hawaii businessmen's softball team, portrait, Los Angeles, California, October 7, 1960]
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Los Angeles, Calif., October 7, 1960

(96.267.715)

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

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, October 7, 1960.

Studio group portrait of the Hawaii businessmen's softball team from Honolulu at Toyo Miyatake Studio in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, October 1960. Fifteen men of various ethnicities sit and stand in three rows. First row of five men sit on carpeted step, second row of five men kneel on second step, and five men stand in back. The men wear aloha shirts, collared shirts, sweaters and jackets. One wears sunglasses.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Baseball Team at Studio

History
The Hawaii businessmen's softball team came Los Angeles to compete in two softball games against the 50th Staters and the Aloha Athletic Association at Normandie Park.

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