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[Pole to Pole expedition -- Around the World automobiles in front of Rafu Shimpo building, Los Angeles, California, September 1966]
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Los Angeles, Calif., September 1966

(96.267.924)

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

Description

1 photographic print : b&w; ; 5 x 7 in.

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

Published in Rafu Shimpo, October 13, 1966, Japanese section.

Men and two cars decorated with text, "Pole to Pole Expedition" and "Around the World", parked in front of Rafu Shimpo building in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, 1966.
1P and 2N: Man in light colored suit stands with one hand on back of a Toyota Cown Custom station wagon, "Around the World", with Japanese license plate. Los Angeles City Hall in background, left. Twenty-five year old man is Senya Soeshima.
3N: Two cars parked in street in front of brick building. Three men stand outside of cars while two men sit inside.

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Typed on original envelope: Car.

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