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[Presentation of the Tabata Trophy to the Southern California Gardeners Federation at home of Fred Wada, Los Angeles, California, June 13, 1962]

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[Presentation of the Tabata Trophy to the Southern California Gardeners Federation at home of Fred Wada, Los Angeles, California, June 13, 1962]
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Los Angeles, Calif., June 13, 1962

(96.267.766)

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

Description

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

Masaji Tabata, president of the Japanese Olympic Committee, presents the Tabata Trophy to Mr. Kawai of the Southern California Gardeners Federation at the home of Fred Wada in Los Angeles, California, June 13, 1962. Kawai, an older white haired man in suit at right, holds a trophy in his proper left hand as he shakes hands with Tabata, man in suit and eyeglasses at left. White haired Wada smiles stands between the two men, smiling. Stuffed trout and pheasant on wall, left; poster of men running in track in field event for 1962 Olympics and a clock on right wall.

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Mr. Tabata -- Olympic -- at Wada Home.

History
The Tabata trophy was presented to the Southern California Gardeners Federation for being the largest donor among associations to the Winter Olympics at Squaw Valley, California.

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