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Title
Drummers performing during Nisei Week parade in Los Angeles, 1984
Contributor
Keyes, Con
Date Created and/or Issued
August 20, 1984
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4814
Description
Japanese-American festivities--About 10,000 spectators turned out in Little Tokyo Sunday for the annual Nisei Week parade. Energetic drummers on one of the floats. This year marked the 100th anniversary of Little Tokyo: In 1884 the first business catering to Japanese immigrants was opened.
Type
Image
Format
b&w negative
Identifier
uclalat_1429_b2011_300761-1
ark:/21198/zz0002t2j5
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
Events
Culture
Parades--California--Los Angeles
Ethnic festivals--California--Los Angeles County
Japanese Americans--Social life and customs
Entertainment
Nisei Week (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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