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Drugstore in Little Tokyo
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated March 5, 1942 reads, “Here is one of the sidelights seen in Los Angeles’ ‘Little Tokio’ [sic] today as the Japanese prepare to evacuate. It is a sign which reads, “Please no talk war” sign in a drugstore.” Visible is the 1942 calendar from Angeles Coffee Co. hanging on the left and supplies for the soda fountain, seen on both sides of the cash register.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 5892
Angeles Coffee Co. (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Stores & shops--California--Little Tokyo (Los Angeles)
Drugstores--California--Los Angeles
Soda fountains--California--Los Angeles
Cash registers
World War, 1939-1945
Japanese Americans--Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
Little Tokyo (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles Evening Herald and Express photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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