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Gardena Valley Baptist Church

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The Changing Face(s) of GVBC

This photographic church directory is indicative of the changing nature of the Nikkei community--characterized by outmarriage, a biracial generation, Chinese, Korean, Filipino, Caucasian, and African American, Issei, Nisei, Sansei, and the baby Yonsei, the Japanese American community by the 1980s was no longer confined to people of Japanese ancestry.

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This photographic church directory is indicative of the changing nature of the Nikkei community--characterized by outmarriage, a biracial generation, Chinese, Korean, Filipino, Caucasian, and African American, Issei, Nisei, Sansei, and ... More »


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