First Wedding at Oxnard Buddhist Church, 1931

Image

27672-(Pano-Combo).jpg
27672-(left).jpg
27672-(right).jpg

Title

First Wedding at Oxnard Buddhist Church, 1931

Identifier

27672 OS

Source

Moriwaki Family Collection, 1994

Description

Panoramic group portrait for the wedding of Mr. and Mrs. Masakatsu Iwamoto. Married in the first wedding conducted at Oxnard Buddhist Church in Oxnard, Calif. in 1931. Bride, groom, wedding party and guests are gathered outside the church for the portrait.

Library records indicate "Reverend Masunaga is in center; Flower girls: Masami Moriwaki, left, Hisae Kanda, right; Maid of Honor: Miyoko Takeda; Best Man: Kivosada Hashimoto (behind left flower girl).

Creator

Unknown

Date

1931

Format

Black and White Photograph
Panorama
Portrait, Group
68.3 x 20.5 cm

Subject

Weddings
Iwamoto family
Buddhist Church of Oxnard
Japanese American families

Coverage

California
Ventura County (Calif.)
Oxnard (Calif.)

Publisher

Museum of Ventura County

Rights

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Type

Image

Language

English

Collection

Citation

Unknown, “First Wedding at Oxnard Buddhist Church, 1931,” Research Library at The Museum of Ventura County, accessed July 4, 2022, https://photographs.venturamuseum.org/items/show/4935.