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[Tsumoru Tanaka named Beikoku Honinbo sen at Go championship at the Gokaisho in Sun building, Los Angeles, California, March 18, 1962]

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[Tsumoru Tanaka named Beikoku Honinbo sen at Go championship at the Gokaisho in Sun building, Los Angeles, California, March 18, 1962]
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Los Angeles, Calif., March 18, 1962

(96.267.758)

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

Description

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

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, March 19, 1962, Japanese section.

Tsumoru Tanaka named Beikoku Honinbo sen of the year at the Go championship held at the Gokaisho, or Go center, in Sun building in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, March 18, 1962. Man suit and eyeglasses holds a large trophy, surrounded by five men in suits in front of a chart of competitors; two men in suits in background, right; go board and pieces on table in foreground.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Go Championship at Sun Building.

History
Sun building became the New Otani Hotel and changed its name to Kyoto Grand Hotel and Gardens in 2008.

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