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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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Note: High Background Noise; speed fluctuations/warble throughout Description: Liberty Farms was a California delta region farming company owned by Robert K. Malcolm (1868-1951), a pioneer in the business of large-scale farming. Call no: AR113_5a; AR113_5b; AR113_5c Transcript available
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/4 inch audio tape
Claremont Colleges Library
by [Barnes, R. G. (Richard G.), 1932-2000]
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Note : In part 1 levels are low after 00:02:30, except for loud bangs and screams from 00:10:00-30 and last 3 minutes. In part 2 the levels vary throughout, inaudible at times. Description : In October 1972, English Professor Dick Barnes organized an experimental event featuring his play, titled The Death of Buster Quinine. Billed as "a sacramental farce and fire opera," the play took place in a rock quarry east of the Pomona College campus and featured giant puppets, original poetry...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/4 inch audio tape
Claremont Colleges Library
by [Barnes, R. G. (Richard G.), 1932-2000]
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Note : Part 1 is louder in the left channel throughout, especially from 00:22:45 to end. Mostly hiss and noise from 00:25:30 to end of part 1 and from the beginning to 00:03:00 of part 2. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Patricia Darby. Patricia Darby has given Claremont Colleges Library Special Collections 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...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tapes of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Pacifica Radio Archives - California Audiovisual Preservation Project 2014
by [KPFA]
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Description : KPFA's Bob Sitton interviews Dr. Reidar Wennesland, one of the foremost patrons and collectors of art by Beat-era artists, and artist Arthur Monroe. The Norwegian-born Wennesland, whose medical practice was based in the North Beach district of San Francisco, often accepted paintings in lieu of money for his services. He collected works by Monroe, Jay DeFeo, Jess and George Herms, among many others, at a time when few other collectors did. In the recording, Wennesland discusses his...
Topics: californialightandsound, Art--San Francisco (Calif.), Painters, Wennesland, Reidar, Monroe, Arthur
Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Description : The city of Berkeley's first Black mayor, Warren Widener (1938-2013) discusses how he hopes to implement his programs, the role of the police in the community, and providing aid for schools, among other subjects. This interview with Al Silbowitz and Elsa Knight Thompson was broadcast live on KPFA, Monday, April 26, 1971. Call Number : BC0037 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pacifica Radio Archives. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond...
Topics: californialightandsound, African American politicians., Mayors--Berkeley (Calif.), Thompson, Elsa...
Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Audio drops out from 00:11:24 - 00:11:51. Series Title :Conflict and consensus in Chinatown Description : Statements about the alleged police harassment of Leways, a non-profit, self-help youth organization in Chinatown. This recording contains prepared statements by Alex Hing, chief of staff of the Red Guard Party, and Ron Kanzaki, the chairman of Leways, Inc. Denny Smithson of KPFA also talks with Patsy Chan, a community worker in the Leways office. Call Number : BB5495.01 Rights :...
Topics: californialightandsound, Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)--Social conditions,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Series Title : People's Park anniversary Description : On May 28, 1969, two weeks after the first street fighting in connection with People's Park, there was an all-day teach-in entitled "The Politics of Ecology" at Lower Sproul Plaza on the University of California, Berkeley campus, which was broadcast live on KPFA. Speakers addressed themselves to various aspects of the Park - urban planning, ecology, politics. There was a poster series about ecology presented by Ecology Action, and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Protests, demonstrations, vigils--Berkeley (Calif.), City...
Source: 2 Tapes of 2 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Pacifica Radio Archives - California Audiovisual Preservation Project 2014
by [KPFA]
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Description : A conversation with members and organizers of The Mission Rebels, Inc., a neighborhood club formed in the Mission district of San Francisco. The Rebels, who were based on Shotwell Street, led direct organizing efforts for rent control in the Mission and decried US military intervention in Vietnam. Speakers are the Reverend Jesse James and Ray Towbis, who helped establish the Rebels; Olga Weir, secretary for the Mission Rebels; and Luis Marcial, youth member. Interviewer is Al...
Topics: californialightandsound, Community organization, Public welfare, Silbowitz, Al, James, Jesse, Weir,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Pacifica Radio Archives - California Audiovisual Preservation Project 2014
by [KPFA]
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Description : Five members of Los Siete de la Raza discuss their imprisonment for the killing of San Francisco policeman Joseph Brodnik on May 1, 1970 at a press conference at the San Francisco Hall of Justice in June, 1970. The men discuss their relation to other liberation movements like the Black Panther Party, the politics of their trial, and conditions inside prison. The members of Los Siete de la Raza were Jose Rios, Nelson Rodriguez, Gary Lescallett, Danilo "Bebe" Melendez,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Trials (Murder)--San Francisco (Calif.), Smithson, Denny, Lescallett,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Description : Fred Martin, Urban Affairs representative of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce; C.F. 'Cliff' Green, Deputy District Engineer, California State Division of Highways; O.W. Willard, representative of Macy's of San Francisco and member of the San Francisco Planning Commission; Kenneth Rexroth, literary critic and writer; Terry Francois, San Francisco Supervisor; and Morton Rader, architect and President of the Telegraph Hill Dwellers Association, debate the pros and cons about...
Topics: californialightandsound, City planning, Government spending policy--California--San Francisco,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/4 inch audio tape
Claremont Colleges Library
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Note : Part 1 program ends at 01:01:04 followed by unrelated content. Description : Part 1: Max Freedman, Part 2: Dr. Norris E. Bradbury. Note on original label : Max Freedman 26 Nov 1963 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...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Lambda Archives of San Diego
by [Lesbian and Gay Historical Society San Diego]
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Series Title : Lesbian History Project Description : Cheryl Robinson was an African American woman who worked with the San Diego LGBT Center. She was also involved in politics and local political organizing. Call Number : C362 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). 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...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Lambda Archives of San Diego
by [Lesbian and Gay Historical Society San Diego]
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Series Title : Lesbian History Project Description : This is an interview with partners Judy Reif and Sheila Clark, conducted by Diane Germain for the Lesbian History Project. They were involved with Shirttails Productions, the San Diego Women's chorus, the Beautiful Lesbian Thespians theater group, and other musical and women's events. Call Number : C367 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Lambda Archives of San Diego
by [Lesbian and Gay Historical Society San Diego]
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Series Title : Lesbian History Project Description : Chris Tyson was a bartender at The Flame, a lesbian bar in San Diego. She is a "lipstick lesbian" with a unique point of view. This interview includes her family background, realization of her sexuality, opinions on sexuality, bartending, erotic dance, and Slightly Older Lesbians. Call Number : C361 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Lambda Archives of San Diego
by [Lesbian and Gay Historical Society San Diego]
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Series Title : Lesbian History Project Description : Linda Barufaldi went through several manifestations in her time in San Diego. She was involved in political organizations, owned and operated the Amazon Sweet Shop, and later became a chiropractor. Call Number : C364 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Lambda Archives of San Diego (LASD). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Lambda Archives of San Diego
by [Lesbian and Gay Historical Society San Diego]
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Series Title : Lesbian History Project Description : This is an interview with Muriel Fisher done for the Lesbian History Project. She was a prominent San Diego artist and activist, remaining active in artistic and political community events till her death in 2005. She was a founder of Many Hands Craft Gallery, San Diego's oldest artist cooperative. She was also involved with the San Diego Lesbian Organization, San Diego Jewish Lesbian Chavarah, Slightly Older Lesbians, and Shirttails...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
History San Jose
by [Morgan, Jane]
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Description : Interview of Jo Emmett Jennings by Erv Rasmussen, conducted July 9, 1963. Jennings founded Jennings Radio in 1942, which was later sold in the 1960s to ITT. An abstract of the interview indicates that Jennings talked about his work at Eitel-McCullough between 1927 and 1941; starting Jennings Radio right as the U.S. entered World War II; wartime contracts for capacitors, condensers and vacuum tubes; and later work with vacuum switches. He also documents objects he donated to...
Topics: californialightandsound, Rasmussen, Erwin A, Jennings, Jo, Radio--History
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Huntington Library
by A. S. B.
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Note : Due to original recording: High Amount of Hiss; High Background Noise; Static. Description : Leslie Bliss was born in 1889 and died in 1977. He was a graduate of Colgate University and the New York State Library School and began working for the Huntington Library as an assistant in 1915. In 1926, he was appointed head librarian of the Huntington Library, a position he held until his retirement in 1958, although he remained with the Huntington Library as a consultant. Collection Guide : ...
Topics: californiarevealed, Librarians, Libraries--California--History, Librarians
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 2 Tapes of 2
El Dorado County Library
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Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette Call Number : ney 148-149 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community. This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Edith Turner, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on January 27, 1984 by Mary Ellen DuBois as part of...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community.  This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Myra Soutar, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on February 26, 1984 by Marietta Barron as part of...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento Branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community. This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Dorothy E. Brown, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on August 11, 1984 by Elizabeth Jordan as part...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by the AAUW to the Sacramento community. This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Alice Mathews, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on December 2, 1983 by Marietta Barron as part...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events, and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community.  This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Dorothy Giffen, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on February 2, 1984 by Elizabeth Perry as part...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community.  This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Jessie Silvius, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on May 16, 1984 by Evelyn Watters as part of the...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community.  This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Mildred Joy McDuffee, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on April 20, 1984 by Shirley A. Thompson...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by the AAUW to the Sacramento community. This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Catherine B. Bonnett, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on March 15, 1984 by Kay Kipp as part of...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) -Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community.  This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Gertrude Mihsfeldt, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on January 13, 1984 by Evelyn Watters as part...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Sacramento branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events, and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community.  This page contains the audio files of the oral history interview of Dr. F. Melvyn Lawson, the husband of Verna M. Lawson, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. Dr. Lawson provides a biographical...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) -Sacramento Branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community.  Audio files of the oral history interview of Ruth dePolo, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on April 16, 1984 by Patricia Morgan as part of the AAUW, Sacramento Branch...
Topics: American Association of University Women -- AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by AAUW-Sacramento
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Description : Oral history interviews with prominent members and former leaders of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) -Sacramento Branch, covering their lives, involvement with the organization, and the issues, events and contributions made by AAUW to the Sacramento community. Audio files of the oral history interview of Grace Dean, a prominent member of the AAUW, Sacramento. The interview took place on March 12, 1984 by Tiffany Bousseloub as part of the AAUW, Sacramento Branch...
Topics: AAUW Sacramento, Sacramento (Calif.), Sacramento County (Calif.), californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland Public Library, César E. Chávez Branch
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Note : Program in both English and Spanish. Call Number : S0006 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library - Cesar Chavez Branch. 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 Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 3 - Side B is blank. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Low-cost educational computing," and the follwing paper were presented: "Discovery learning in mathematics," presented by Ludwig Braun, Jo Ann Comito, Philip Reese and Robert Wlezien. "Computer Simulation...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : Recording of the session titled "Business and low-cost computing" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented at this session: "Personal computers in the office: An example," presented by Clarence A. Ellis and Gary J. Nutt. "Four programs for use with listed option and common stock investment strategies," presented by Alfred A. Adler. "The microcomputer market and users in Japan,"...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: Audio cassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - Program distorted at times. Tape 2 - Program distorted at times; right channel is recorded at a lower level on side B. Description : Recording of the session titled "Low-cost computers and business (session 2)" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "A simulation of proposal strategies," presented by David M. Chereb. "Selecting general accounting software: A closer look," presented by...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : Recording of the session titled "Digital broadcasting for mass consumer commuincations" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "The Digicast Project: Overview and status report," presented by Jim C. Warren. "Digicast broadcasting the weather," presented by Dennis G. Baker. "Digital Broadcasting: A national satellite network of Digital FM SCA broadcasts," presented by Mark Cummings....
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 2 - side B is blank.  Description: Recording of the session titled "Computers for people" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Learning to live with computers," presented by Annie Fox and David Fox. "The personal computer as a social tool," presented by Tony Severa. "Telecommuting via the personal computer," presented by Jack M. Nilles. "The golemic approach," presented...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Right channel was recorded at a lower level on side A Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Tutorial for novice (session 1): introduction and software." The moderator of the session are Bob Moody and Jerome L. Fox. Additional Description : Friday, 1:00, November 3, 1978 Collection...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 2 - Program is muffled sounding on side B. Description: Recording of the session titled "The Motorola micros" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "6800 family seminar," presented by Noland Lewis. "Upward compatibility: More power," presented by Terry Ritter. "Bit oriented protocols in serial data communication," presented by Mitchell Gooze. "Microcomputer hardware development...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Program distorted at times; right channel was recorded at a lower level. Description: Recording of the session titled "Unusual Microcomputer Applications" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. This are the titles of the papers presented at this session: "Energy management for the home with the Helion Micromanager," presented by Jack Park. "Microcomputer-assisted amateur astronomy," presented by Sidney Levin. "Radio wave imaging...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Tape 1 - high amount of hum on tape; high background noise on tape; right channel is recorded at a lower level on side B. Tape 2 - high amount of hum on tape; high background noise on tape; right channel was recorded at a lower level on side B. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - Right channel was recorded at a lower level on side A; program distorted at times. Tape 2 - Right channel on side A is recorded at a lower level; program distorted at times. Description: Recording of the session titled "Significant software for inexpensive machines" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. This are the titles of the papers presented at this session: "ANSI PL/I, Subset: A commercial implementation under CP/M," presented by...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 2 - Side B is blank.  Description: Recording of the session titled "Energy and micros" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Overview of energy conservation: possibilities using home computers," presented by Jack Park. "Dwelling...Redesigning them to support life," presented by Dan Kimball. "A real-time operating system that specializes in home energy management," presented by Fran...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Program distorted at times.  Description: Recording of the session titled "Medical computing" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented at this session: "Softdoc: A proposal for a Medical Software Network," presented by James Gagne. "The computer in the practive of medicine: An overview," presented by Mark H. Spohr. Additional Description : Sunday, 1:00 Collection Title : The Fifth West Coast Computer...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1, side B is blank. Tape 2, side B is blank. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Microcomputer consulting," and the following papers were presented: "Microcomputers: the next twenty years," presented by Adam Osborne. "EDP personnel as independent...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : Recording of the session titled "Pascal, pilot and programming" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "A user looks at the Western Digital Pascal MicroEngine," presented by Tom Pittman. "Pascal X3J9: midwifing an ANSI standard," presented by Marie Walter. "Pascal is rolling," presented by Joseph C. Sharp. "Petpilot Project: full standard pilot (73) for a minimum cost...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording for the session titled "Applications of micros in local government," and the following papers were presented: "Microcomputers in local Government: Applications and implications," presented by Charles E. Barb and James R. Carter. "Microcomputers in city...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Program Distorted at Times. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center.This is the recording of the session titled "Marketing and distribution of micro products," and the follwing papers were presented:"Innovative strategies for marketing small business computer systems," presented by Dick Burkhalter."How to get...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : Recording of the session titled "Computers and education" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Computer literacy in the schools: a national strategy," presented by Arthur Luehram. "Pep talk for educators," presented by Robert S. Jaquiss. "The computer and the college student," presented by Christopher Espinosa. Collection Title : The Fourth West Coast Computer Faire Call Number...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
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Note: Tape 2 - side B is blank; right channel is recorded at a lower level on side A. Description : The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Numerical computation using micros," and the following papers were presented: "The proposed IEEECS floating point standard: What it means to hobbyists,...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Program distorted at times; left channel is recorded at a lower level on side B; channel instability at the end of side B. Description : Recording of the session titled "Computer games and computer in education" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented at this session: "The Starship Simulation Project," presented by David Fox and Annie Fox. "Computer games in education," presented by David H. Ahl....
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Program distorted at times; Left channel was recorded at a lower level on side B. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Futures of microcomputing," and the following papers were presented:"The visions of a futurist," presented by Alan P. Hald. "Personal computers...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - slight warble at the start of side A. Tape 2, side B is blank; right channel is recorded at a lower level. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "The computer '49rs: The early days Cal computing," and the follwing papers were presented: "Computer history: the early...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Program distorted at times; left channel is recorded at a lower level on side B; high amount of hum on side B. Description: Recording of the session titled "Computer assistance for the physically impaired" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented at this session: "Alphabetical versus Graphotactic CRT page layout of letters for a versatile portable speech prosthesis (VPSP)," presented by Carol A. Simpson....
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 2 - side B is blank.  Description: Recording of the session titled "Communications and consumer computing" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Personal computer telecommunications: An overview," presented by Dave Caulkins. "Closing the loop on one-way broadcast systems," presented by John R. Pickens and Raphael J. Rom. "Application of two-way communication tachnology to...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : Recording of the session titled "Multiple Macros" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Multiprocessor configurations with microprocessors," presented by Melvin L. Zeddies. "A distributed microprocessor system," presented by Herb Siegel. "Auxilliary processor for S-100," presented by Allen Heaberlin. Collection Title : The Fourth West Coast Computer Faire Call Number : 102738510...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Low-cost educational computing (part 2)," and the follwing papers were presented: "Minnesota looks at microcomputers," presented by Kenneth E. Brumbaugh. "Boulder, Colorado's community computer," presented by Stephan K. Elliott....
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Program commences with tape 1, side A continues on tape 2, side B and concludes on tape 1. Right channel is recorded at a lower level on side A. Program distorted at times; Side B is blank; right channel is recorded at a lower level. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This the recording of the session titled "Tutorial for...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : Recording of the session titled "Banquet speakers" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "For better or worse: the micro revolution," presented by Adam Osborne. "Impacts on technology: the fun's just beginning," presented by Egil Juliussen. Collection Title : The Fourth West Coast Computer Faire Call Number : 102738526 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - Program distorted at times; side B is mono. Tape 2 - Program distorted at times; side B is blank. Description: Recording of the session titled "Micro hardware & interfacing" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. This are the titles of the papers presented at this session: "Home Bus Standards Association. What is it and what does it mean?," presented by Robert J. Richardson. "Microbotics: Enter the table-top robot arm,"...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 2 - Audible print-through during program.  Description: Recording of the session titled "Computers and society" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Programmer drift: some symptoms, causes and cures," presented by Peter F. Zoll. "Can a corporation be sucessful if it operates with no profit?," presented by David R. Wortendyke. Please note that in the orginal program Jay Beker was supposed to...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - Program distorted at times; right channel was recorded at a lower level. Tape 2 - Program distorted at times. Description : Recording of the session titled "Low-Cost computing for education" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented at this session: "How to produce random access videotapes, videodiscs and other interlligent wonders with your microcomuter," presented by Robert V. Whitney. "Lesson...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - Program distorted at times; high amount of hum on Side B. Tape 2 - High amount of hum on tape; program distorted at times; right channel. Tape 3 - Program distorted at times; high amount of buzz on tape. Description : Recording of the session titled "Tutorial for the novice" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. Additional Description : Saturday, 1:00 Collection Title : The Fifth West Coast Computer Faire Call Number : 102738473; 102738474;...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - right channel was recorded at a lower level on side A; left channel was recorded at a lower level on side B; program distorted at times. Tape 2 - Side B is blank. Description: Recording of the session titled "Legal aspects of software protection" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. This are the titles of the papers presented at this session: "Writing and negotiating the vendor's software license contract: Let's make a deal," presented...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Right channel was recorded at a lower level on side A. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Computer-based music generation," and the following papers were presented: "High quality direct music synthesis using microprocessors," presented by Hal Chamberlin. "A...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - high background/machine handling noise on tape; right channel was recorded at a lower level on side A; left channel was recorded at a lower level on side B. Tape 2, side B is blank; right channel is recorded at a lower level. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Software,"...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - Program distorted at times. Tape 2 - Program distorted at times. Description: Recording of the session titled "Micro software engineering" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented at this session: "Modular and structured programming on small systems," presented by Terry F. Ritter. "Structured flowcharts: A hybrid appraoch to program design," presented by Gregg Williams. "A case study in...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  High amount of hum on tape; high background noise on tape. Description: Recording of the session titled "Systems and peripherals for education" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Voice synthesis for early elementary computer-assisted instruction," presented by William M. Dunklau. "Adding low cast audio to your micro for CAI," presented by Edward K. Crossman. "Networking with several...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Overlapping backwards content can be heard during program on side B. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the papers presented during the opening Banquet. "Trends and impacts in the computing industry," presented by Jack Grimes. "Intelligent machines for everyone: now and soon," presented...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the panel titled "What the microcomputer industry can learn from the hi-fi industry." The panelists were Carl Burlin, Roger Harstone and Loren Willey. Additional Description : Sunday, 1:00, November 5, 1978 Collection Title : The Third West Coast Computer Faire Call...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 1 - Program distorted at times. Tape 2 - Program distorted at times; side B is blank. Description: Recording of the session titled "Computer music" held at the fifth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. This are the titles of the papers presented at this session: "The digital-to-analog converter method of real-time computer music synthesis," presented by Hal Chamberlin. "The performing musician and the personal computer," presented by R. J....
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Tape 2 - 2m 15s gap in program at 21:55 on side A; program distorted at times; program is muffled for the first 2 minutes on side B. Description: Recording of the session titled "Digital communications for the public" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Videotex and teletext systems: consumer information systems of the 80's," presented by Terrence A. Easton. "The economic advantages of electronic...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Side B is blank; right channel is recorded at a lower level on side A.  Right channel is recorded at a lower level on side B; buzz on tape. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Computers in theaters," and these papers were presented: "Stage lighting," presented by...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Recording starts after lecture has begun. Right channel was recorded at a lower level on side A. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Potpourri," and the following papers were presented: "Two years before the masthead, or write the text editor, then the text, or how the...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Description : Recording of the session titled "Specific educational applications of micros" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. The following papers were presented: "Use of a personal computer in teaching Physics at the college level," presented by Leroy T. Kerth. "Microcomputer in the mathematics classroom: What's here now," presented by Marvin Winzenread and Christopher L. Morgan. "A smal computer as an aid to physics...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audiocassette