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American Libraries

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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Humboldt State University Library
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Description : This recording includes footage of Richard Nixon, Lyndon B. Johnson, Ronald Reagan and Billy Graham arriving by plane to Humboldt County and attending the dedication of Redwood National Park. Notes on film leader : "NROTC" TV-67-12 60 sec, Graphic Film, U.S. Navy Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Humboldt State University. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
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Claremont Colleges Library
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Claremont Colleges Special Collections located in Honnold/Mudd Library is a place where you can connect to the past by examining rare books, reading original letters and manuscripts, and studying historical photographs and other objects. We collect, preserve, and make accessible collections that span more than 900 years of human history, with particular depth in 16th-20th centuries, the American West, science, music and theater, Asian history and culture, books and printing, and the history of...
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University of California, San Diego, Library
by Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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Description : The film consists of the best footage of benthic life generated by the "Monster Camera" project conducted in 1970. In this NSF-sponsored project, Isaacs and his team dropped a bait pail, light source and cine camera on the sea floor at various locations at depths of 200-3700 meters in order to get photographs of life on the sea floor. The film includes a detailed description of the underwater camera system and images of sea floor activity. This film was initially shown...
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Note : All abnormalities seen in files are on the tape. Best possible transfer was achieved for this pre-EIAJ format. Part 5 is missing sound during Unruh's speech, until 00:15:23 Description : This series seems to capture the news media's coverage of the 1970 California Gubernatorial Campaign. While the majority of the coverage seems to focus on Unruh, a good amount of coverage does focus on appearances by Governor Reagan as well. One of the more notable incidents of the campaign that is...
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Sierra Club Library
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The Sierra Club has maintained a library since its beginnings more than a century ago. The Club's first library was based on a small collection of mountaineering literature that served John Muir and other mountaineers at the turn of the twentieth century. In San Francisco's devastating 1906 earthquake and fire, this early collection was destroyed, but the library was soon reestablished through an outpouring of donations. From those small beginnings the library has grown to accommodate the...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Beautiful Lesbian Thespians (BLT); Labrys Productions
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Description : This is footage of a lesbian variety show produced by the Beautiful Lesbian Thespians (BLT) / Labrys Productions theater group. The variety show format featured a series of songs, parodies, skits, and plays. Additional notes : Note in box: videotape from Kithey Gately. Vertez Burks, Veronica Cunningham, Andrea Villa, Lesbian Health Heros video by Cindy Nelson UCSD with Renee Richetts, Diane F. Germain & others, Roxanne Orneles, Sherry Hopwood, Lois Gail & Kithey Gately....
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Anthony, Earle C.; Kales, Arthur
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Description : The Bohemian Grove is owned by The Bohemian Club in San Francisco, a private men's club founded in 1872, by a group of newspapermen and artists. Every July for two weeks, some of the richest and most powerful men in the world including U.S. Presidents and other world leaders gather at the Bohemian Grove, a 2,700 acre campground in Monte Rio, Calif. The Club is so exclusive that at one point the waiting list for membership was reportedly 33 years long! Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film:...
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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Employment
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Description: This film was aimed at employers to encourage them to expand the employee pool to workers who they may not traditionally consider. This promotion was advertised in newspapers as well, and encouraged employees to consider all workers, regardless of age, but did emphasize the particular skills and expertise more experienced workers do bring to the workplace. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Call Number : AC77-17 Collection : Inventory of the Department of Employment and the...
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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...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Water Resources
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Description : Illustrates the Department of Forestry's various different methods of responses to wildfires.   Dispatch center as well as ground and aerial fire fighting are also demonstrated.  Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm  Call Number : 2015-154  Digitized by  California Revealed .
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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Fish and Game
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Description: Documents the events surrounding the oil spill off Santa Barbara's coast. This oil spill led to subsequent environmental protection legislation. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Call Number : F3498 Collection: Inventory of the Fish and Game Records Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California State University, San Marcos
by Amoaku, Komla
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California State University San Marcos. 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 by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Environmental Design Archives
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The Environmental Design Archives is committed to raising awareness of the significant architectural and landscape heritage of Northern California through collecting, preserving, and providing access to the primary records of the built environment of the region and landscaped environment of the world. The work of most of the San Francisco Bay Region's historically significant architects and landscape architects are represented in the collections of nearly 100 architects and firms. These...
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California State University, Bakersfield
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The Walter W. Stiern Library opened in 1994 and is the largest building on the California State University, Bakersfield campus. The 150,000 square-foot building houses nearly half a million volumes and provides electronic access to more than 34,000 periodical titles via its hundreds of computer terminals. The Library is managed and operated by 26 staff members and faculty librarians. The Library also maintains a branch library at the CSUB Antelope Valley campus in Lancaster. The Dean of...
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Napa County Historical Society
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The mission of the Napa County Historical Society is to discover and keep history alive through exhibits, lectures, and events, as well as research, publications, and educational activities. We are a membership-based archival and educational organization dedicated to the discovery, preservation and presentation of the people and history of Napa County and its place in California history. Napa County Historical Society was founded in May 1948 by locals passionate about preserving local history....
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
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Description : Translates to "with speed and courage" Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Digitized by California Revealed .
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Note : Intermittent audio. Description : A 9-minute film documenting the aftermath of an explosion that occurred on a freight train transporting Vietnam War-era bombs in Roseville, California. Footage includes aerial and ground views of the damage of the explosion and the resulting fires.  Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm 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...
Topics: Explosions--California--Roseville, Railroad Trains--California--Roseville, Roseville (Calif.),...
Description : A promotional film about the economy of Sacramento, shows many street scenes aerial shots from around downtown and the Sacramento region. Call Number : 2005/054/2558 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm 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...
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Inyo County Free Library
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Inyo County is the home of Mount Whitney, the highest peak in the lower 48 states and Death Valley National Park, the lowest point in the United States. The Los Angeles aqueduct runs through the valley and transports water to the City of Los Angeles. The Inyo County Free Library was formed in 1913, serves a population of about 18,000, and has six branches. Inyo County stretches over 10,000 square miles. It is 240 miles and a 6 hour drive from the City of Bishop to the most southern branch in...
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
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Description : Photocopy of a newspaper article titled, 'X' marks spot after planes leave Grand Central" Source : 1 Page of 1: Newspaper Digitized by California Revealed .
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University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Blackwelder Manufacturing Company
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Description : This film, from the Blackwelder Manufacturing Company Records, shows the UC Blackwelder tomato harvester in action. In 1949, UC Davis agricultural engineer Coby Lorenzen and UC Davis vegetable crops researcher Jack Hanna began work on developing a harvester and a tomato variety that could withstand the rigors of mechanical picking. During the 1950s, the UC Davis team refined the experimental harvester and in 1959 Blackwelder Manufacturing of Rio Vista, California commercialized...
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The Special Collections Research Center at California State University, Fresno, Henry Madden Library, is comprised of several specialized book collections, manuscript collections, the University Archives and the Central Valley Political Archive. Anyone is welcome to use our collections but all materials must be viewed in the Woodward Family Reading Room. A picture I.D. is required while you are doing research. Photocopying is done by our staff. Special Collections is open by appointment between...
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Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park
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James W. Marshall discovered gold in 1848 on the South Fork of the American River in the valley the Nisenan Indians knew as Cullumah. This event led to the greatest mass movement of people in the Western Hemisphere and was the spark that ignited the spectacular growth of the West during the ensuing decades. The gold discovery site, now Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park , located in the still visible tailrace of Sutter's sawmill, in present day Coloma California, is one of the most...
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Pasadena Museum of History
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Pasadena Museum of History was founded as Pasadena Historical Society in 1924, just 50 years after the first members of the Indiana Colony settled along the banks of the Arroyo Seco. The original mission, which remains essentially unchanged today, was to collect, preserve, and exhibit materials that documented the founding and early history of the city. This was an ambitious, forward-looking mission statement in 1924, when the collections filled just one filing cabinet! The museum’s...
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San Diego Air and Space Museum
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The San Diego Air and Space Museum celebrates aviation and space flight history and technology. Contact Information: San Diego Air and Space Museum 2001 Pan American Plaza San Diego, CA 92101 (619) 234-8291 Phone (619) 233-4526 Fax Email
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Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by KCRA- TV, Biondi, Vic
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Note : Some silent sections. Description : A nineteen minute film containing mostly raw footage of a Vietnam War protest in Oakland, California which was recorded by KCRA-TV,Sacramento. It includes part of a news report by Vic Biondi of KCRA News. The film also highlights a mass of protesters blockading the Oakland Induction Center and attempting to blockade the streets as police escort inductees. Singer Joan Baez is seen singing to the protesters and is one of many who are arrested. A portion...
Topics: Baez, Joan, Draft--United States, Vietnam War, 1961 -1975--Protest Movements--California--Oakland,...
Fresno County Public Library
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Additional Title : Coalinga Earthquake May 1983 Part 2 Description : This is video footage taken after the Coalinga Earthquake of 1983. This earthquake was devastating to the Fresno County town of Coalinga. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape 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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University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
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Description : The film shows men and women packing pears at the Sacramento River Association. There are also scenes of pears being loaded onto the Pacific Fruit Express. Lug labels for the following brands can be seen: American Beauty, Capital Pak, Gold Crest, River Boy, and Royal Gold. Three quarters of the way through the film, the location changes to Nevada County. Footage includes an area several miles outside of Red Dog and You Bet. The film ends with scenes of the Nevada County Narrow...
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Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by KCRA-TV; Biondi, Vic; Micheals, Spencer
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:38 after bars and tone and black. Some segments are silent. Description : A 21-minute film shot by Sacramento's KCRA-TV that documents the Black Panther protest at the California State Capitol Building in Sacramento. The film also captures the subsequent police detention of many Black Panther members at a Union 76 gas station across from the Hubacher Cadillac dealership. The Mulford Bill, which sparked the protest, forbid carrying loaded weapons in public. KCRA...
Topics: Black Panther Party, Capitols -- California -- Sacramento, Firearms -- Law and Legislation --...
University of California, San Diego, Library
by US Navy: SeaLab III Command Information Bureau
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Alternative Title : 100 fathoms deep Description : SeaLab III was a 1968 Navy experiment in which five diving teams of eight aquanauts lived for a 12-day period in a sea-floor habitat placed at a depth of 620 feet off San Clemente Island, California. This experiment was also called the Deep Submergence Systems Project. This film describes the SeaLab III project. It includes footage of the SeaLab habitat being lifted from the deck of a ship and deployed at sea. It shows divers working underwater...
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Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
by Barr, Arthur
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Additional Title : Indians of California Part I Series Title : California Indian Life Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Arthur Barr. The copyright holder has given the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County 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...
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Additional Title:  Embracing a complete directory of residents in the counties of Butte, Colusa, Nevada, Placer, Sutter, Tehama, and Yuba Description: Listed by town, with residents listed alphabetically. Contains many advertisements for businesses within the region covered. Source :  428 Pages of 428 : Book ( 22 cm. ) Call Number : CR 917.943 M Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Orange County Archives
by Rick Spalla Video Productions
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Additional Title : Knott's Berry farm Reel # 37 Description : A short news package higlighing the opening of the John Wayne Thestre at Knott's Berry Farm. John Wayne, Walter Knott and Govenor Ronald Reagan all appear in the clip. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : KBF 37 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Orange County Archives. 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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California State Parks, Monterey District
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The California State Parks, Monterey District provides for the health, inspiration and education of the people of California by helping to preserve the state's extraordinary biological diversity, protecting its most valued natural and cultural resources, and creating opportunities for high-quality outdoor recreation. California Department of Parks and Recreation manages 280 park units, which contain the finest and most diverse collection of natural, cultural, and recreational resources to be...
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The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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Description : This film was shot at President John F. Kennedy's appearance at the University of California, Berkeley Charter Day, March 23, 1962 at which he was awarded an honorary LLD degree. The film begins with many shots of the crowd filling Memorial Stadium. The academic procession enters--class representatives, faculty, Regents, R.O.T.C. honor guard, President Kennedy and officials. Several people make introductory remarks. President Kennedy is awarded an honorary law degree. Kennedy...
Topics: University of California, Berkeley--History--1961-1970, Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald),...
Little People of America
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Little People of America, Inc. is a national nonprofit organization that provides support and information to people of short stature and their families. LPA has more than 6000 members across the United States and internationally. Contact Information: Little People of America 250 El Camino Real Suite 211 Tustin, CA 92780 Telephone: (888) LPA-2001 Email: info@lpaonline.org
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Description: Fundraising speech by Governor Ronald Reagan held at the Veterans' Memorial Auditorium in Des Moines, Iowa on October 25, 1967. The fee for attending the fundraiser at the time was $100. Source: 1 Tape of 1: 2 inch videotape Call Number: C125 Collection: Inventory of the Ronald Reagan Papers Rights : Material is in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California: Office of Emergency Services
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Description : The Hanley Fire took place in Calistoga in Napa County in 1964 and burned over 50,000 acres. This silent film documents that fire. This film appears to have been taken by the California Highway Patrol. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : 92-12-05 Collection : Inventory of the Records of the Governor's Office of Emergency Services . Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Automobile Museum
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The California Automobile Museum (formerly the Towe Auto Museum) is a spacious 72,000 square foot Museum. It is home to over 150 vehicles of various makes and models. Cars on exhibit range from the early 1900s to alternative power vehicles of the future and are all uniquely displayed chronologically among exhibits befitting the times and changes of the automobile. A knowledgeable docent staff provides visitors with guided tours through exhibits that recreate the momentous love affair we have...
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University of California, San Diego, Library
by National Science Foundation
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Description : This film depicts the work of D/V Glomar Challenger on the NSF sponsored Deep Sea Drilling Project. The film includes footage of drilling operations and cores and describes the theory of sea floor spreading. The D/V Glomar Challenger (ship) mission was the coring of deep ocean sediments in waters of twenty thousand deep in the oceans of the world. The mission was broken up into cruises or legs, each lasting about two months. Film shows ship activity, the computer that was used,...
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Western Dir. Co.
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Description : Glendale City directory. 1923 Source : 425 Pages of 425: Book (10 x 7 in.) Call Number:  917.9493 G 1923 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
by Pacific Gas and Electric Company
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Series Title : Politics '66 motion picture films Description : Ronald Reagan, the Republican candidate for governor of California, speaks to an audience of Pacific Gas and Electric employees four days before the election. Shermer L. Sibley, president, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, introduces Reagan. Actor Chuck Connors is on the stage as Reagan's guest. Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) sponsored this nonpartisan series of political forums for the thousands of PG&E employees...
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Special Collections & Archives at the University of California, Riverside houses rare books, manuscripts, archival materials, photographs, videotapes, broadsides, and other media formats covering a wide range of special subject areas. Our holdings do not circulate, but may be used in the departmental reading room by those with an interest in our materials and valid photo identification. The Special Collections Archives is comprised of unique archival collections covering a wide-range of...
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Writers Guild Foundation
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The collections in the Writers Guild Foundation Archive include writers from the dawn of cinema, early radio, the Golden Age of Television, and current writers for film, television, radio and new media. The archival holdings consist mainly of scripts, annotated drafts and production material, but may include oral histories, photographs, correspondence and ephemera. The archive also collects materials from Writers Guild Foundation events and Writers Guild of America West programs, awards and...
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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...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park
by Alaska Packers Association
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Description : Footage of the Alaska Packers Fleet and the Star Fleet, circa 1909-1918. Call Number : P79-179 (SAFR 14965) Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 35mm Rights : Public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Permanente Metals Corp., Kaiser Company, Inc.; Kaiser Cargo Inc.
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Description : Here is presented the human and production spectacle of the Richmond Shipyards and their part in the origin of victory. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : Motion Picture 600 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...
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Description : Harold Huycke motion picture film of C.A. Thayer (built 1895; schooner, 3m) restoration. Reel 1: Hood Canal to Maritime Shipyard, Tugboat Titan and schooner C.A. Thayer. Reel 2: New stern, stepping masts, painting ship's name, and Maritime Shipyard to Winslow. Reel 3: Winslow rigging to sea, sternwork, sailing return voyage to San Francisco. Reel 4: Deckhands at work and on rigging, sailing, lowering sails, arriving in San Francisco. Reel 5: Arrival in San Francisco assisted by...
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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Employment Development Dept.-Public Affairs Branch
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Description : Governor Reagan regularly filmed these prepared statements on the status of events, from his perspective, in Sacramento and sent those films to television stations throughout the state for broadcast. This proved controversial as Democrats in the State Legislature often argued for equal time as they argued these were often partisan broadcasts and merited "time" under FCC rules and regulations. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : 2006-013 Collection :Employment...
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Description : The first program features a group of honorary scholastic students at Jesuit High School in Sacramento. It was taped on location in one of the studios of Channel 10. Labels on the videotape indicate that this tape concerns the College of Marin, 19 December 1973. While there is no introductory slate, Reagan's spoken introduction states it to be Jesuit High. There is no confirmation of the date on the label. A public safety announcement (PSA) about seat belts precedes the main...
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Computer History Museum
by Computer History Museum
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Accession Number : 102695051 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Computer History Museum. 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 by terms of gift or purchase agreements,...
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Stanford University, Special Collections and University Archives
by Ampex Corporation
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Ampex Corporation Records Item Identification : M1230_s3_346 Rights : Rights are owned by Stanford University Libraries. All Rights Reserved. This includes all rights now in existence or which may hereafter come into existence in the Ampex Historical Collection, including but not limited to print, audio, electronic, video, CD ROM, photographic, digital and film, and all revenues deriving from copyright exploitation.   This work is protected by...
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Note : Some sections are silent. Description : These news clips from KCRA TV feature the kidnapping of Patty Hearst, her media announcement she had joined the SLA, the SLA bank robbery in Sacramento, and the trail of Hearst. Call Number : 1983/131 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm 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,...
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The Center for Oral and Public History (COPH) —a component of the Department of History and the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at California State University, Fullerton—embraces a three-fold mission. First, COPH collects and preserves the stories of distinctive individuals and diverse communities whose historical experiences have shaped the collective memory of Southern California, defined national and transnational identities, and reflected life in an era of globalization....
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Glendale Library, Arts & Culture
by Western Dir. Co.
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Description : Glendale City directory. 1922 Source : 336 Pages of 336: Book (10 x 7 in.) Call Number: 917.9493 G 1922 Digitized by California Revealed .
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California State University, San Marcos
by Amoaku, Komla
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California State University San Marcos. 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 by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
by Graphic Films Corporation
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Description : Recounts the history of the La Brea Tar Pits through narration, animation, archival photographs and film, Going back 40,000 years to the period when great mammals dominated the earth to their extinction about 7,000 years ago, the film describes the geological changes of the region that led to the creation of the asphalt that eventually trapped thousands of animals. Masses of extremely rare fossils were discovered in 1913. By 1915, scientists from the Natural History Museum had...
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Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by KCRA-TV; Biondi, Vic; Rutland, Ginger
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Note : Some sections are silent. Description : Two films totaling 38 minutes, from KCRA-TV in Sacramento, California. The films contain clips related to the Oak Park area of Sacramento. It highlights several aspects regarding Oak Park, including neighborhood disturbances, Sacramento Unified School District meetings regarding busing, and interviews with children at Caleb Greenwood School who are bused there. The film also contains footage of Sacramento Mayor with Black Panther leader Charles...
Topics: Black Panther Party -- California -- Sacramento, Brunson, Charles, Busing for School Integration --...
California State Railroad Museum Library
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Call Number : WSF 1200/2 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Railroad Film Collection 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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Coronado Public Library
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The mission of the Coronado Public Library is to  acquire  and make available a collection of books, audio-visual, and other library an d information resources to meet the informational, recreational,  and cultural needs of the community and to actively promote reading, life-long learning, and the pursuit of knowledge. Contact Information : Coronado Public Library 640 Orange Ave Coronado, CA  92118 Telephone: ( 619) 522-7390 Email: consult...
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GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Description : Folsom Street Fair (FSF) is an annual BDSM and leather subculture street fair held in September, that caps San Francisco's "Leather Pride Week". The event started in 1984 and is thought to be California's third-largest single-day, outdoor spectator event. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Audio cut off at beginning as in original recording. Description : A twenty-minute film documenting the process and effort required to produce a daily newspaper, such as the Sacramento Bee newspaper. The film describes the activities of various departments within the Sacramento Bee, including the advertising, printing, and news departments. Accession Number : 2005/054/2561 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright...
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University of California, San Diego, Library
by National Science Foundation. Office for the International Decade of Ocean Exploration; Oceanic School of New York
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Alternative Title : Rivers of the sea: The story of GEOSECS Description : Film about GEOSECS, the Geochemical Ocean Sections Study, a global survey of the three-dimensional distribution of chemical, isotopic and radiochemical tracers in the ocean. George Veronis of Yale University speaks about models for ocean layers and circulation in the world ocean, and data gathering by R.V. Melville (SIO) and R.V. Knorr (WHOI). Extensive footage onboard SIO’s R.V. Melville shows scientific and shipboard...
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Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
by Barr, Arthur
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Additional Title : Indians of California Part II Series Title : California Indian Life Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Arthur Barr. The copyright holder has given the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County 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...
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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Collier, Randolph
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Description : Film could be evidence of a trip to document the Klamath river highway's  poor condition to the Legislature in an attempt to secure funds for its widening. The film documents the trip from US 99 (Modern State Route 263) to Happy Camp where proponents; according to newspaper accounts at the time, including Senator Collier, claimed that local mining and lumber concerns were forced to purchase mining and lumber supplies in Oregon instead of California due to the condition of the...
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Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
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Note : Some sections are silent. Description : These news clips from KCRA TV features the Free Speech Movement at UC Berkeley and includes Joan Baez, Mario Savio, and Jack Weinberg. Includes riots, sit-ins, and civil disobedience. Call Number : 1983/131 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm 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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California State Railroad Museum Library
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Description : This film shows Southern Pacific's efforts to keep Donner Summit open during the winter of 1951-1952. During that same winter the streamlined transcontinental passenger train City of San Francisco was stuck in a snowslide with passengers trapped aboard from January 13 to 16, 1952. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : WSF 1600/5 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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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 : Instructional film on how to use the library at U.C. Berkeley. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : UARC FILM 01 Box 10 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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University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
by Newsreel
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Description : A documentary of student attitudes and problems at San Francisco's Mission High School. Emphasizes their unhappiness with the segregation caused by the "tracking" system and with police harassment. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : Pacific Film Archive Film and Video Collection Call Number: 1606-01-5625 Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by California Newsreel. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work...
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Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Series Title : Outrageous Women Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection Guide : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers Call Number : V/1530 Rights : Copyrighted. The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. No further reproduction is permitted without...
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GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Note : Audio levels vary. Description : Folsom Street Fair (FSF) is an annual BDSM and leather subculture street fair held in September, that caps San Francisco's "Leather Pride Week". The event started in 1984 and is thought to be California's third-largest single-day, outdoor spectator event. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Mariachi: A Tale of Three Lives celebrates Southern California’s ubiquitous mariachi music with profiles of three men whose lives intersect at the first Boyle Heights Mariachi Festival. Eriberto Vargas is nineteen, and already an accomplished mariachi. He has studied violin with a maestro in Guadalajara and played in the shadow of the great artists who perform in Mexico City’s Plaza Garibaldi. Eriberto came to Los Angeles seeking fame and fortune but lives—for the...
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The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Kaiser Industries
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Description : Discussion of Kaiser Industries' War on Pollution program. Call Number : Motion Picture 661C Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Henry J. Kaiser Papers Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Mountain View Public Library
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Description : P. 29 in Anaham's book: 90 Years of Mountain View Fire Department History, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (9 x 9 cm.) Call Number : PHA F9 3 Digitized by California Revealed .
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