Japanese man shaping a glass bowl

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Theodore Akimoto Family Collection

Caption on reverse: "FEC-49-2856. 23 April 49 / Manufacturing glassware in Japan: / One of the oldest and highly skilled / employees at Hoya Glass Factory, / Tokyo, Japan, uses a pair of shears / to trim off surplus glass as he care- / fully styles a bowl. / Photographer - Girard / Photograph by U.S. Army."

April 23, 1949


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Courtesy of the Theodore Akimoto Family Collection

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