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[Celebration for Fred Wada at New Ginza, Los Angeles, California, February 10, 1965]

Miyatake, Toyo
Rafu Shimpo [ bio ]
Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Celebration for Fred Wada at New Ginza, Los Angeles, California, February 10, 1965]
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Los Angeles, Calif., February 10, 1965


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


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

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

Celebration for Fred Wada at New Ginza restaurant in Los Angeles, California, February 10, 1965. White-haired Wada wears eyeglasses and a dark suit with a medal with a cross, and a carnation boutonniere. Includes a portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Wada standing together in front of a four-tiered cake that reads "Congratulations Fred Wada", Wada speaking into a microphone on a stage next to cake, Wada and wife accepting a vase on a stand with Japanese writing from an older couple, and a portrait of another couple standing next to a table with a scroll, clock and a large trophy, "Mr. Shasui Takayanagi" while the man holds a wrapped item.

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