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[Japanese Navy Chief at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, 1961]

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[Japanese Navy Chief at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, 1961]
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Los Angeles, Calif., 1961


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


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

Japanese Navy Chief at Los Angeles City Hall in Los Angeles, California, ca. 1961. Includes Naval chief in dress whites and cap speaking at podium with microphone on a dias behind a railing with seated Japanese and Caucasian men, such as Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty (far right) and Consul General of Japan Yukio Hasumi (seated left), in suits and uniforms in background next to Japanese and City of Los Angeles flags; Naval chief and Yorty standing side by side behind two girls, tall blonde girl in a striped blouse and jumper, left, and Japanese girl in a kimono, right, hold a sign between them, "To the school children of Yokosuka from the school children of Los Angeles."

Typed on original negative envelope: Japan Navy Chief at City Hall.

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