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[Rafu Shimpo Holiday cover, December 20, 1965]

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[Rafu Shimpo Holiday cover, December 20, 1965]
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Los Angeles, Calif., December 20, 1965


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


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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, December 20, 1965

Montage of two images from the Associated Press and the Treasury Department's promotional matrix for U.S. Bond sales used for Rafu Shimpo Holiday cover, December 20, 1965. Includes United States President Lyndon Johnson signing Public Law 89-236, the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965, on a desk outside near a podium on Liberty Island, also known as Ellis Island, on October 13, 1965 with water in background, and an American flag flying in front of Statue of Liberty.

Typed on original negative envelope: Rafu Cover.

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