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[Opening of Iseri's at new location in Kajima Building, Los Angeles, California, March 6, 1968]

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[Opening of Iseri's at new location in Kajima Building, Los Angeles, California, March 6, 1968]
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photograph | negative


Los Angeles, Calif., March 6, 1968

(96.267.990)

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

Description

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

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

Dr. T. Iseri stands in front of the new Iseri's store on the occasion of its opening at a new location in the Kajima Building in Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California, March 6, 1968. Dressed in suit and eyeglasses, Iseri stands, right, with hands clasped in front looking directly at viewer. Women's clothing is displayed in store window at left below "Iseri's" and neon signs, "Dresses" and "Watches". Store sign above, "Iseri, Dresses, Jewelry".

Inscription
Typed on original envelope: Opening at Kajima Building.

History
Mr. Iseri was sometime addressed as "Dr. Iseri." The original Iseri store was located at San Pedro and First Street before World War II and was operated by Mr. and Mrs. Iseri. Dr. T. Iseri is their son. The address was 136 Weller Street.

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