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[Kogyo High School Principal Hisaji Onishi and Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, October 1963]

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[Kogyo High School Principal Hisaji Onishi and Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, October 1963]
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Los Angeles, Calif., October 1963

(96.267.803)

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

Description

2 photographic prints : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, October 24, 1963.

Principal Hisaji Onishi of Kogyo High School, Nagoya, Japan visits Los Angeles Mayor Sam Yorty in his office at Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California, October 1963. All men wear suits. Yorty wears a suit with striped necktie; the Principal wears a a double-breasted suit, patterned necktie and eyeglasses.
1P and 3N: Yorty, left, holds a document with Onishi, center; Hernandez, a tall Caucacian man, and Eiji Tanabe stand at right. Los Angeles City emblem in background; American flag at left.
2P and 4N: Yorty, left, presents a long white box with ribbon to Principal Onishi, center, as Eiji Tanabe looks on at right.

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Nagoya High School Principal at Yorty City Hall.

History
Los Angeles, California and Nagoya, Japan are sister cities.

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