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4th Annual Nihonmachi Street fair


4th Annual Nihonmachi Street fair


Asian Americans--California--San Francisco--Social life and customs
Fishes in art


The poster features a drawing of a large koi fish that is surrounded by swirling white waves and white clouds. The text states, "4th Annual Nihonmachi Street Fair, July 23rd and 24th, 11 am - 6 pm, Post & Buchanan St. S.F., Community fair, food, games, exhibits, arts and crafts, music by Abacus, Hiroshima, Filinese, C.P. Salt, Something Special, Warriors of the Rainbow, Taiko-Change, Brown & Bell, 1977." The image and text colors are white, black, red, and yellow. There is a signature on the bottom right corner of the poster.


Wong, Leland


Kearny Street Workshop Archives, 1972-2002 (CEMA 33), Series IV, California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library




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Access Rights

Open to researchers without restrictions

Physical Dimensions

20 x 26 in.



Wong, Leland, "4th Annual Nihonmachi Street fair," in Digital Collections, Item #4691, (accessed September 24, 2018).