Oregon Buddhist Church 50th Anniversary Celebration Procession

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Frank C. Hirahara Collection

Color slide of procession in front of US Customs House in Northwest Portland. Procession led by a color guard of Boy Scouts, carrying the United States flag and the Buddhist flag. Women in kimonos or yukatas follow, then black vehicles with flowers on top, then the Chigo "children's" procession. From left to right: Kenneth "Kenny" Yasutome, Donald Takeuchi, Jimmy Yoshida, Janice (Matsunaga) Okamoto, Patricia “Pat” (Ikata) Iboshi, Susanne Mineko (Sasaki) Myers, Carol (Takeda) Smith, Mabel (Maekawa) Ota, and Yonezo Fujii.

1953

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Oregon Nikkei Endowment; Portland, Oregon

Courtesy of Frank C. Hirahara Collection, Oregon Nikkei Endowment

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