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[Sekke Ogomori presents calligraphy scroll to Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, August 1963]

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[Sekke Ogomori presents calligraphy scroll to Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, August 1963]
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Los Angeles, Calif., August 1963

(96.267.796)

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

Description

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, August 15, 1963, Japanese section.

Sekke Ogomori presents a scroll of calligraphy by Keishu Yoshida to Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty in his office at Los Angeles City Hall on the occasion of a calligraphy exhibition at Bunkado for Nisei Week in Los Angeles, California, August 1963. Yorty, Caucasian man in dark suit, stands at left holding top and bottom of Japanese calligraphy scroll with Ogomori, Japanese man in dark suit at right. They are flanked by American and California flags; City of Los Angeles emblem in background.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Ogomori, Mr. at City Hall.

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