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Oshogatsu 1977 festival

Title

Oshogatsu 1977 festival

Subject

Asian Americans--California--San Francisco--Social life and customs
Festivals
Japanese Americans--California--San Francisco

Description

The poster features an abstract drawing of a person holding a mallet over a large container. There is Japanese text written on the mallet. The image is framed by a dark blue border. The text states, "Sponsored by Oshogatsu Committee and Japantown Art Movement, Mochitsuki Crafts/Food/Entertainment, Sixth Annual Oshogatsu Festival, Sat. Jan. 29 '77, 11 am - 6 pm, Sutter and Laguna Sts., Christ United Presbyterian Church, Konko Church, Mizue Murai." There is English and Japanese text. The poster colors are blue, dark blue, white and red. The background color is white.

Creator

Murai, Mitsui

Source

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

Date

1977

Access Rights

Open to researchers without restrictions

Physical Dimensions

20 x 26 in.

Files

Citation

Murai, Mitsui, "Oshogatsu 1977 festival," in Digital Collections, Item #4805, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/4805 (accessed December 13, 2019).