The Little Tokyo Historical Society will be holding a “Community Photo Collection Weekend” on Saturday, May 31 at Union Church Los Angeles, 401 East Third Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, June 1 at Far East Lounge, 353 East First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Pictures and documents of Little Tokyo of any era are subject of this collection.
Your important photos will be digitally scanned and added to the historical society’ archival collection for permanent preservation for scholarly research purposes and may be used in future society’s publications.
Other documents or memorabilia associated with Little Tokyo will also be considered.
This Little Tokyo Historical Society activity is just but one commemorating the 130th Anniversary of Little Tokyo with special programming throughout the year.