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Aoyama Tree Designation Ceremony, July 17, 2008


Rev. Aoyama with tree, 1920

Rev. Aoyama, the founder of the Koyasan Buddhist Temple mission, poses in front of the temple in 1920, soon after the tree was planted.

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1920 Koyasan Buddhist Temple
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1920 photograph of old Koyasan temple at 133 N. Central Avenue in L.A.s' Little Tokyo - note the newly planted rubber tree on the left. More »

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