Dept of Commerce -- Event: Natl Asian Pacific Amer Heritage Month w/George Takei:
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Description of Pictures: Part of Asian-Heritage Month, Star Trek's George Takei came to speak at the Department of Commerce. He talked about being born in California before World War II and being shipped off to a Japanese internment camp as a boy when the war started. He also talked about how all roles available to orientals were either Charlie Chan types or enemy agent types and he was glad when something like Star Trek came around.
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TAKEI_980507_19.JPG: Bruce Guthrie, George Takei
TAKEI_980507_21.JPG: Richard Brace & George Takei
TAKEI_980507_23.JPG: Gerry Brown & George Takei
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