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Oshogatsu 1979 festival

Title

Oshogatsu 1979 festival

Subject

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

Description

The poster features a drawing of two stacked mochi (rice) cakes with an orange fruit on top. The background is yellow. There are wide green and white borders that contain a series of orange and white-colored fruits. The text states, "Oshogatsu 1979 Festival, January 27, 11 am-7 pm. At the Buddhist Church, Morningstar School, and Octavia St. (betwn Pine and Bush) - S.F., arts and crafts, food, community booths, and entertainment, plus big night program 7-11." There is both English and Japanese text written in dark green.

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

1979

Access Rights

Open to researchers without restrictions

Physical Dimensions

23 x 17.5 in.

Files

Citation

"Oshogatsu 1979 festival," in Digital Collections, Item #4806, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/4806 (accessed September 23, 2019).