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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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Sacramento City College
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Description : This media contains information about black history in California. Mr. John Griffin is the author of, "Black like Me" which is a unique attempt of sociological study of what it was like to be a black person in America. Mr. Griffin disguised himself with the help of a dermatologist and traveled through Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, and Georgia. He recounts his experience in the book entitled "Black like Me". Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tapes of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Collection Guide : Pacific Film Archive Audio Recordings Collection Accession Numbers : 4000-01-356 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Yuen, Hoh-Kun (H.K.)
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Description : Sermons and speeches by Dr. King - some excerpts - [KPFA broadcasts]. Reel also includes an interview with Huey P. Newton from his cell at the Alameda County Courthouse. Note : There is a slight high pitched squeal throughout Parts 1 and 2 recorded in the original tape. Last 4 minutes of Part 5 are silent. Collection Guide : H.K. Yuen Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents and KPFA. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
San Diego Air and Space Museum
by San Diego Air and Space Museum
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Note : Content ends abruptly. Description : Reel-to-reel tape recording (speed 1 7/8) of San Diego local radio broadcast of the moon landing on 20 July 1969. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego Air and Space Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Description : From Richard Nixon's first presidential campaign. Additional Description : Note on original label: Words by - Olivia Hoffman Music by - George Stork, Clarence Fuhrman. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
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Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record (45)
Fresno County Public Library
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Additional Title : Fresno County Centennial Additional Description : Note on original label: "Fresno County Centennial, Song of Fresno Co., Fresno My Home Town - Radio KYNO" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing or trademarks. This work is accessible for the purposes of...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Environmental Design Archives
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Description : Talk given by Frank Lloyd Wright to students at the College of Environmental Design; he answers various student questions. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
California State University, Fullerton, Paulina June & George Pollak Library
by McNelly, Willis E.
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Description : Talk: How to Destroy the World Through Speculative Fiction While Preserving One's Precious Bodily Fluids Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California State University, Fullerton. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
California State University, Chico, Meriam Library
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Note : Levels slowly increase over the first minute. Call Number : 2006_64_B21; Tape B21 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California State University, Chico. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio cassette
California State University, Fullerton, Paulina June & George Pollak Library
by McNelly, Willis E.
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Note : High amount of hum throughout, and high frequency intermittently during the last five minutes of program, all recorded on the original tape. Description : Note in original container: "Recording at the house of Frank Herbert" Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California State University, Fullerton. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Loyola Marymount University
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Note : Significant amount of static as in original recording. Description : Concert recording. Loyola University Mens' Chorus Spring Chorale with the Mount Singers and the St. Charles Borromeo Church Choir. Sonata No. 13 in C Major K. 328 (Mozart); Coronation Anthems (Handel); Sonata No. 1 in E Flat K. 67 (Mozart); Sept Repons Des Tenebrae (Poulenc); Coronation Te Deum (Walton). Series Title : Richard Trame Choral Recordings Collection Guide : Loyola Marymount University Archives" video...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audiotape
California State University, Fullerton, Paulina June & George Pollak Library
by McNelly, Willis E.
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Note : Distortion and hiss on original tape. Ends abruptly. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California State University, Fullerton. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Generally poor recording quality with hiss and distortion. Hiss only from 01:00:53 to 01:01:17 and from 01:28:26 to 01:28:44. Ends abruptly. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California State University, Fullerton. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements,...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Silence between programs from 00:15:12 to 00:16:30. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Description : Interviews conducted in 1982 by Fred A. Cline, Jr. Copy of photograph inserted. Donated Oral Histories Collection. Growing up in Pacific Grove, Sebastopol and Santa Rosa; teaching in country school in Oregon in Finnish community; study of physiotherapy during World War I and rehabilitation work with U.S. Army after the war; marriage and move to Carmel in l924; Noel Sullivan and the musical community there; travels in Mexico, Europe, Alaska, etc.: establishment of Barn Door Canteen...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 6 Tapes of 6: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Yuen, Hoh-Kun (H.K.)
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Description : Excerpts of King speeches including 'Letter from Birmingham Jail' and 'I Have a Dream'. Reel also includes King Memorial on KPFA, with excerpts from King on Sproul Steps, May 1967 and Bobby Seale at a Huey P. Newton Defense Fund Rally, Feb 1968. Note : There is a slight high pitched squeal throughout Parts 1 and 2 recorded in the original tape. Last 4 minutes of Part 5 are silent. Collection Guide : H.K. Yuen Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents, KPFA...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Yolo County Archives
by Friends of the Yolo County Archives
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Description : Oral history interview with horticulturalist Warren G. Roberts, focusing on the history of the Briggs Reservoir and the University of California, Davis Arboretum. Series Title : Friends of the Yolo County Archives Oral History Project Rights : Rights are owned by the Yolo County Archives. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Autry National Center Institute of the American West
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Description : Interview with Riley Quoyavema conducted at the Southwest Museum on February 25, 1991. Mostly a discussion of Mr. Quoyavema's paintings of kachinas in the collections of the SWM in which he identifies the subjects and provides information on their roles. Mr. Quoyavema also discusses influences on his art, including Fred Kaboti, Jack Hokeah, Awa Tsireh, Tonita Pena, Julian and Maria Martinez, Nampeyo, Waldo Mootzka and former Museum director F. W. Hodge. The oral history includes...
Topics: Kachinas, Hopi Artists, Hopi Indians--Education, Hopi Indians--Rites and ceremonies, Quoyavema,...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Reagan, Ronald
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Description: Audio Recording of Governor Ronald Reagan's Inauguration as the State's 33rd Governor. Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape Call Number: C125 Collection: Inventory of the Ronald Reagan Papers Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Environmental Design Archives
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Additional title : Lecture: The Evolution of Space in Modern Times by Walter Gropius Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California State University, Fullerton. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Background noise, hiss, and distortion throughout. Description : Includes recordings related to social movements in California, specifically in the Bay Area and at the UC Berkeley. Recordings focus on student, women's, Third World, anti-war, and other social movements and activism. Collection Title : H.K. Yuen Collection Call Number : BANC MSS 2005/290 Carton 192 Reel 4a Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents, KPFA and WBAI. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Museum of Performance and Design
by Farley, Alan
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Series Title : Performing Arts Profile Description : Sydney Walker was a well-known character actor who took part in more than 60 productions with the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco and appeared in films such as Prelude to a Kiss and Mrs. Doubtfire. Note on original container : "An interview with Sydney Walker, a member of the acting company of the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco." Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Alan Farley. Alan Farley has...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Claremont Colleges Library
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Note :Speech beginning in part 4 continues in part 6. Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 27 Discs of 27: Lacquer discs/acetates
Washington Township Museum of Local History
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Description : 1. Joshua Fong's father came from China in 1917. Joshua was born in Centerville and grew up in Niles. He talks about his family farm in Niles, the Chinese camps, school, etc. 2. Laura Azeveda was born in Newman in 1914, California and was raised by Joseph and Laura Senac in Mission San Jose. She lives in the same home on Ellsworth Street where she grew up. Laura talks about her adopted family and the neighbors and businesses in town. Call Number : 2007.39.160.40 Rights : Rights...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Additional Title : Freshman Honors Lecture Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California State University, Fullerton. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Inyo County Free Library
by Eastern California Museum
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Former Confederate soldier Jack Gunn made his way to the Panamint Valley in Inyo County, California, where he operated the Minnietta Mine in the late 19th century. He used his profits to take his wife and daughter on sumptuous San Francisco vacations. On one of these trips, he heard a Regina music box, deemed by some to produce volume and tone unmatched by any other music box manufacturer. Gunn bought a box and some discs, and arranged for their arduous transport by mule back to his Panamint...
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Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Yuen, Hoh-Kun (H.K.)
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Description : John Conyers and Jesse Jackson (Issues and Answers). Michael Tabor in Berkeley. Dick Gregory - Oakland Auditorium. Reverend Ralph Abernathy. Collection Guide : H.K. Yuen Collection Call Number : 6-1970 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents and KPFA. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
by Pacific Film Archive
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Collection Guide : Pacific Film Archive Audio Recordings Collection Accession Numbers : 4000-01-541 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Additional Title : [Country Joe McDonald] Description : Interview with Country Joe McDonald, leader of the psychedelic folk-rock movement in California. Call Number : Phonotape 3952 C :14-15 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Bancroft Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Speed of Part 1 slows down from 00:40:00 to 1:34:00. After this point, speed is normal. Description : Angela Davis is an American political activist involved in the Civil Rights Movement; Anthony Russo was an American researcher and whistleblower who helped Daniel Ellsberg release the Pentagon Papers. It is not clear if the SESPA (Scientists and Engineers for Social and Political Action) meeting took place in CA; there was a Berkeley chapter in 1972, and a western conference in 1973;...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Helen Harbison Power
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Note: Audio is low on some recordings. Description :  This is a recording on an oral history of Helen Harbison Power (1893-1976), a native of Vacaville, California. In 1921, Helen Power and her husband, Edwin I. (Bunny) Power, established a roadside fruit stand which later developed into the Nut Tree Restaurant.  Power discusses the Nut Tree during the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s including the following topics: the original tree for which the restaurant was named, the airport development and...
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Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Southwest Museum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
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Description : Interviews conducted in conjunction with an exhibition celebrating the famous tramp across the continent by Charles F. Lummis, the founder of the Southwest Museum. Includes Ted Jojola from Isleta Pueblo talking about Lummis and the pueblo where he lived from 1888-1891 and Keith Lummis' remembrances of his father. Also interviewed are Bernard Fontana, Daniela Moneta, Romain Ahlstrom, Carolee Campbell, David Cameron, Lawrence Clark Powell, Mary Ellen Stiles, Don Scott Thompson, Marc...
Topics: Museums--California--Los Angeles--History, Museum directors--California--Los Angeles,...
Source: 11 Tapes of 11: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State University, Chico, Meriam Library
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Note : Part 1 ends abruptly. Description : Note inside box: Victor A Trouetti e. 478 Healdsburg May 24 1922 Call Number : 2006_64_B16; Tape B16 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California State University, Chico. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio cassette
University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
by Pacific Film Archive
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Note : There are four minutes of silence at the end of the recording. Collection Guide : Pacific Film Archive Audio Recordings Collection Accession Numbers : 4000-01-266 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Interview with Richard Nixon in 1962. Published in Esquire magazine. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape Call Number : MSS 38; 50:14 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Autry Museum of the American West
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Description : Interviews and discussions with Bill Holm, Richard Cohn, and others, for the NEH Plains (Indians) Hall renovation grant at the Southwest Museum. Source : 32 Tapes of 32: 1/8 inch audio cassette Call Number : CA.323; CA.324; CA.325; CA.326; CA.327; CA.328; CA.329; CA.330; CA.331; CA.332; CA.333; CA.334; CA.335; CA.336; CA.337; CA.338; CA.339; CA.340; CA.341; CA.342; CA.343; CA.344; CA.345; CA.346; CA.347; CA.348; CA.349; CA.350; CA.351; CA.352; CA.353; CA.354 Rights : Copyrighted....
Topics: Holm, Bill, 1925-, Conn, Richard, Indian baskets--California, Indian baskets--Great Plains, Indian...
Source: 32 Tapes of 32: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Autry Museum of the American West
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Description : An oral history interview with Chris Hillman conducted by Bryson Strauss at the Autry Museum. Covers his career in music, 1960 to present. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette Call Number : ML521.R8 H55 2002; GLT2002-156-1 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Autry National Center Institute of the American West. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: Rock groups, Popular music--United States--History, Popular music--California--History, Hillman,...
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Orange County Archives
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Additional Title : 20 Different Radio Spots Fall 1966 - Spring 1967 Note on original container : Written by Paul Mitchell Narrated by [Jean or Joan?] "Spider" MacLean Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Series : Audiovisual File. 1942-1953 Description: Earl Warren's Inaugural Address live before the California State Legislature via radio on January 1, 1947. Call Number : F3640 Collection: Inventory of the Earl Warren Papers, 1924-1953 Rights : Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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Source: 2 Discs of 2: Lacquer Discs/Acetates
Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Description :  Interview with former California Governor Edmund G. (Pat) Brown. Brown discusses his family and youth; early friendships and marriage; law school, legal practice, and first political steps; adventures as a young attorney; work as San Francisco District Attorney and state and national politics; election as Attorney General and Democratic party politics; the 1956 presidential campaign; the 1958 election and first years as Governor; organization and operation of the Governor's...
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Source: 1/4 inch audiotape; 18 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
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Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Description : Original program notes: The Artist as Trickster: The Creative Personality in Contemporary Society | Lewis Hyde | Weds June 20 1990. Lewis Hyde, the author of The Gift: Imagination and the Erotic Life of Property and a book of poems, This Error is the Sign of Love, is researching Trickster myths. The Trickster, found all over the world, is known as Coyote in North America, Hermes in Greece, Krishna in India, the Monkey in China and Loki in Scandinavia. It is both creative and...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Southwest Museum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
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Description : Michael Heisley, Curator of Folklore at the Southwest Museum, conducted interviews with Chicano artists and poets active in Southern California and Mexico during the 1980s. These include the Celebracion de las Artes Mexicanas symposium in 1987 and the Chicano Poetry in California symposium held at the Southwest Museum on Oct. 21, 22, 1989. Source : 10 Tapes of 10: 1/8 inch audio cassette Call Number : MIMSY CA.91; MIMSY CA.92; MIMSY CA.93; MIMSY CA.94; MIMSY CA.95; MIMSY CA.96;...
Topics: De la Pena, Mary Helen, Pill, Albert S., Guerrero, Lalo, Guerrero, Mark, Paredes, Raymund, Soto,...
Source: 10 Tapes of 10: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Allan Hancock College
by Donnelly, Frederick R.; Eisenberg, Maurice; Hancock, Allan; Powell, Loren; Renton, Dorothy
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Description : Recording of the Hancock Trio (with guest performer) playing selections from Haydn, Beethoven, Gounod, and various other composers. Call Number : BOX ID OL100020214 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Allan Hancock Joint Community College District. The Allan Hancock Joint Community College District has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
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Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Description : Briggs sponsored Proposition 6 (also known as the Briggs Initiative) for the 1978 General Election. Adoption of Prop. 6 would have made it possible to fire teachers based on homosexual acts or activities. The Briggs campaign singled out Berner, a second grade school teacher for the Healdsburg Union Elementary Schools in Healdsburg, California. In 1979, after the Briggs Initiative failed, Berner brought suit against Briggs for defamation of character. The case settled in Berner's...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Orange County Archives
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Note : Knotts ads are at 00:16:52. Several seconds of silence at 00:16:33 and again at 00:17:52. Description : Circa 1960. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Description : Part two of an interview with George C.S. Benson, who served as president of the Claremont Men's College from 1946-69.
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Call Number : 2000/189 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Source: 1 Disc of 1: Transcription disc
Note : Audible phase shifting in Part 2 (around 25:00) recorded in the original tape. Collection Guide : H.K. Yuen Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents, KPFA and KPFK. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Oral History Center of The Bancroft Library at the University of California Berkeley
by Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
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Note : Occasional phasing, channel instability, and machine noise recorded in original tape. Part 8 gradually increases in speed during the last minute of the program, most likely due to dying batteries in the tape machine at the time of the original recording. Description : Life of Philip Vera Cruz: childhood in the Philippines, working and studying in the United States, labor organizer, labor leader. Transcript : Life of Philip Vera Cruz: Childhood in the Phillipines; Working and Studying in...
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Source: 18 Tapes of 18: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
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Description : Sermons and speeches by Dr. King - some excerpts - [KPFA broadcasts]. Reel also includes an interview with Huey P. Newton from his cell at the Alameda County Courthouse. Note : Part 1 is initially slow but comes up to speed by the beginning of the program. Collection Guide : H.K. Yuen Collection Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents, KPFA, KPFK, WBAI and NBC. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by CA. Dept. of Trans.-Admin.-Training & Mgt. Support
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Description : Training records from the Department of Transportation that covered topics from communication, concrete paving, asphalt plant operations, freeway bypasses, joint construction and plant mixed surfacing. Call Number : 2007-218 Collection : Inventory of the Dept. of Public Works. Division of Highways/California Highway Commission Records Rights : Material is in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 10 Discs of 10: Transcription disc; LP Record
Note : Low levels and audio hiss as on original tapes.  Description : Interviews with individuals primarily in the federal and state government, involved in the evacuation of Japanese-Americans from California during World War II. V. 1, Decision and Exodus; v. II, the Interment. V. I: James Rowe, The Japanese Evacuation Decision (Dillon Myer also participating in the interview); Percy C. Heckendorf, Planning for the Japanese Evacuation and Reforming Regulatory Agency Procedures, which also...
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Source: [18 Tapes of 18]: 1/4 inch audio tape; 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Circa 1966. Note on original box : Stereorama - 14 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Description : San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 was an oral history project conducted from 1976 to 1978 by the Western Jewish History Center and the American Jewish Congress. Its goal was to provide information about the experiences of Eastern European Jewish immigrants to the U.S. and about their interaction with other groups in the context of the times. The project emphasized the south of Market Street district in San Francisco, where many of the immigrants first...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Series : Audiovisual File. 1942-1952 Description : This recording includes a portion of the Earl Warren and Culbert Olson debate (Starts at minute 5 of recording number 2). They were both running for the office of Governor in 1942.  This may be the earliest recording of a gubernatorial debate in the history of California. Call Number : F3640 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be...
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Source: 1 Disc of 1: Instantaneous Disc
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
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Description : Oral history of Russ Solomon, founder and CEO of Tower Records. Call Number : 1997/090/008; CSH 50 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Center for Sacramento History. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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Source: 1 Tapes of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Helm, Michael
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Note : Lots of hiss, and right channel is louder than left as on original tape. In part 1 audio levels increase around 00:01:30 and decrease at 00:40:00. In part 2 audio levels increase around 00:17:30. Part 2 ends abruptly. Additional Title : [Moe Moskowitz, Moe's Books] Description : Interview with Berkeley bookstore owner of famed Moe's Books Call Number : Phonotape 3952 C :30 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Bancroft Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State University, Fullerton, Paulina June & George Pollak Library
by McNelly, Willis E.
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Note : Hum from 00:05:34 to 00:09:08. Feedback from 00:44:44 to 00:49:17. Description : Note in original container: "Distinguished Lecture Series, Ray Bradbury, Lecture on Space Ages. Recorded Sun. April 21, 1968 8pm in gym at C.S.U.F. by A.V. Center" Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California State University, Fullerton. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Upland Public Library
by Upland Public Library
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Note : Hiss and background noise as on original tape. Part 1 ends abruptly. Call Number : 40 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Upland Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks....
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Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
Orange County Archives
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Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Sacramento City College
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Description : Stokely Carmichael was an activist during the 1960's Civil Rights Movement. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Sacramento City College Special Collections. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted...
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Source: 1 Tapes of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Ethnic Studies Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Yuen, Hoh-Kun (H.K.)
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Description : May Action speakers and rallies live from Spoul Plaza, U.C. Berkeley. Rally by ELF, MAO. Moses Hall Speech by Engineering Circle SESPA. ROTC protests at U. Hall and March through downtown Berkeley. Police mobilization on Sproul Plaza. Poetry, Dancing. American Youths for a Just Peace ralley. From speakers mic. Colin Edwards "The Political Character of Zionism." Ron Dellums on Sproul steps. SESPA - Khoa Hoc Vi Vient Nam - teach in. Joe Hancock. Clyde W. Professor of...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Label on original tape : K. Cleaver/B. Seale/Huey Newton/H. Rap Brown/S. Carmichael. Call Number : AC 322.42097 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Orange County Archives
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Description : Interview with 1,000,000 guest in the Chicken dinner dining Room. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Inyo County Free Library
by Draco
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Description : From the original cassette container: Chapters from The Princess and Curdie and The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald, author of Lilith and Phantastes and many beloved children's books. Read by Edith Newcomb. Series Title : Children's Literature for Pleasure (Series 1) Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Allan Hancock College
by Cooper, William
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Additional Title: Oral History: Toru Miyoshi-Childhood and Relocation Description : Documents the Great Depression in Santa Maria, CA and the treatment of Japanese Americans during WW II including time spent at Tulare, California and Gila Bend, Arizona detention/internment camps. Call Number : SHELF AHC 186 - AHC 1 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Allan Hancock Joint Community College District. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Orange County Archives
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Description : Circa 1955 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape