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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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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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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
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Description : 'Jose', longtime Olvera Street gardener Ginette Rondeau, born on Olvera Street; Belle Valadez, widow of 1st general manager of the street; Clarita Ruiz, the street’s oldest merchant. 'Olvera Street' offers an informal portrait of probably the most historically important thoroughfare in Los Angeles. Offering a glimpse of the lifestyle of the City of Angels at its inception nearly two hundred years ago, 'Life and Times' follows a day-in-the-life of the 'birthplace of Los Angeles.'...
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GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Description : Dore Alley, or also known as Up Your Alley Fair, is a leather and fetish event held in San Francisco on the last Sunday of July. It began in 1985 in part to show the public the South of Market neighborhood was already home to strong community and that this community was still active and organized in spite of the AIDS epidemic. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Barbara Bush approaches podium at 00:28:14, speech ends at 43:43. Description : Barbara Bush delivers the commencement address to recent graduates of Seaver College. Kenneth Hahn is awarded the Distinguished Alumni Award. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Call Number : Box 2/Item 36 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,...
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Source : 4 Tapes of 4: 1/2 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, licensing or trademarks. This work is accessible for the purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written...
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Orange County Archives
by Orange County News Channel
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Description : Contains several news packages that were aired on the Orange County News channel focusing on local issues. Times are approximate. 0:00 – 0:35 Anchor at desk 0:36 - 1:19 Color Bars 1:20 -3:22 Santa Ana’s 2nd Baptist Church remembers Martin Luther King Jr’s achievements with City Councilman Rob Richardson and Reverend John McReynolds. Norris Cadge of Tustin also makes a comment. Maria Solis Reporting. 3:23- 6:06 President Ronald Reagan speaks to guests of the Irvine Industrial...
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Oakland History Room, Oakland Public Library
by Piedmont Avenue Neighborhood Improvement League
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Description : Introduction by Chris Peeples (5:30). Slides and talk by Ted Wurm. Additional Description : Recorded at St. Leo's School Auditorium. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Rights are owned by Piedmont Avenue Neighborhood Improvement League. 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...
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Loyola Marymount University
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Description : 'The Pastor and the Policeman' presents profiles of people working to deal with crime in their South Central Los Angeles community. Profiled are: Sgt. Larry Tate, a L.A.P.D. "beat cop" who was born and raised in the neighborhood he now serves; and The Rev. Cecil Murray, pastor of the 1st AME Church, where he and his flock take to the streets to put a damper on drug traffic and close down "crack" houses. Additional Title : Show 119 Series Title : KCET's Life and...
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Description : Original program notes: Haida Project | Sept 1 - Nov 30 1990. The Haida Project is a series of events exploring the 10,000 year old culture of the Haida people from the Queen Charlotte Islands, British Columbia. Haida sculptors Jim Hart and Reg Davidson will be in residence at Headlands Center for the Arts from September 1 through November 30, 1990. Carving large red cedar logs, Hart will make a totem pole and Davidson will make a canoe. Carving sessions are open to the public...
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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:57 after bars and tone and black. Description : Cambodian Dancer profiles Chea Sok Lim, survivor of Pol Pots Killing Fields and director of the A Cambodia Youth Dancers. Now a social worker in a poor Santa Ana neighborhood, he has taken on the task of passing Cambodian dance tradition on to neighborhood youth as a means of keeping them out of gang activity at the same time. Also profiled are master flutist Inn Ponn who escaped Pol Pots torture by playing a flute...
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Note : Program does not begin until 00:01:58. Buzz in audio from feed during recording. Description : Attallah Shabazz, daughter of Malcolm X, fields questions about her father's life, probing his political, social, and personal beliefs. These questions range from his religious affiliations to the validity of Spike Lee's 1992 film Malcolm X. Moderated by James Taylor. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Call Number : Box 2/Item 46 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be...
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Description : Towe Ford Museum: official unveiling ceremony of the mighty Wurlitzer theatre pipe organ, Sat., Nov. 21st, 1992, featuring organist Jack Moelmann. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 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, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Pocket Opera
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Note : Audio under color bars until program begins at 00:00:40. Dropout throughout due to deterioration of original tape. Call Number : 993.090.66 Source : 1 Tape of 1: ED-Beta Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pocket Opera. Pocket Opera has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provided access tot he digitized work online. 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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Loyola Marymount University
by Dong, Arthur
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:34 after bars, tone, slate, and countdown. Description : This program looks into the lives of Asian-American artists whose works explore their experiences as ethnic minorities. There are three parts: 1.) Samurai Center-fielder profiles performance artist Dan Kwong, who uses his love of baseball as a metaphor to examine his personal and cultural history. We see excerpts from Secrets of a Samurai Center-fielder, his critically acclaimed one-man show, and vignettes...
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Loyola Marymount University
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Additional Title : Show 131 Additional Description : The Monday Studio Edition Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Source : 1 Tape of 1: Betacam Collection Guide : KCET-TV Collection of "Life and Times" video recordings Call Number : B-11078-3 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by KCET, Community Television of Southern California. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected...
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Long Beach Public Library
by A.P.B Fowks Productions
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Description : An edited version of ten hours of videotape recorded during the civil unrest in Long Beach from April 30, 1992 to May 2, 1992 by two Long Beach Police officers. The tape includes scenes of looting, arson and protest. It also documents police strategy meetings and street patrols. Source:   VHS; 1 Tape of 1 Call Number :  LB Coll Storage Item #71 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Interviewees: James Butts and Jerry Oliver. Life and Times explores two distinctly different approaches to being a Southern California police chief. Just as Daryl Gates prepares to retire from the Los Angeles scene, two new appointees, both black men, bring fresh vision to Pasadena and Santa Monica. Additional Title : Show 175 Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Source : 1 Tape of 1: Betacam Collection Guide : KCET-TV Collection of "Life and Times" video recordings Call...
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Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Additional Title : Stories of a Poet Series Title : Outrageous Women Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection Guide : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers Call Number : V/1531 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...
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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Guests include: Edward James Olmos: actor/director; Angela Oh: Attorney, Korean American Lawyers Association; Reverend Cecil Murray: Pastor, First AME Church; Mike Hernandez: L.A. City Councilman, 1st District; Joe Hicks: Exec. Dir., So. Calif. Leadership Conference; Ron Wakabayashi: Dir., L.A. City Human Relations Commission. Additional Title : Show 158 Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Source : 1 Tape of 1: Betacam Collection Guide : KCET-TV Collection of "Life and...
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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Profiled are Umberto Galvez who opened the first El Pollo Loco and is now behind an expanding chain of Mexican, fast service food restaurants, Pescado Mojado; and Deborah Mcduff is the chef/owner of Art’n Barbee, a combination art gallery and restaurant in Silver Lake. The video essay illuminates the Grand Central Market as a microcosm of cultural diversity in Los Angeles. A brief history also provides a context for the frequently overlooked drama played out daily in its...
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Loyola Marymount University
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Description : 'Hope on Slum Street' visits side-by-side apartment buildings on South Hope Street. Located near the garment district in downtown Los Angeles, the sub-standard conditions of the buildings have become the focal point of the activities of three women. Profiled are: Mercedes Marquez, an attorney who specializes in housing and civil rights law; Mirta Ocana, a paralegal and the slum litigation unit coordinator in a suit against the owners of the buildings; and Arcelia Rojas de Ramirez,...
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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Everyone assumed that Southern California’s economy would soar forever. It hasn’t, and we now face the unpleasant reality of businesses, primarily manufacturing, permanently feeling our inhospitable financial climate. Reporter Jim Forbes explores the consequences and the alternatives. Part One: Profile - Wilford "Woody" Godbold, CEO, Zero Corporation is the chair of the California Chamber of Commerce committee formed to keep businesses from leaving the state. At the...
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GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Description : The Castro Street Fair is a San Francisco LGBT street festival and fair usually held on the first Sunday in October in the Castro neighborhood, the main gay neighborhood and social center in the city. It was founded by Harvey Milk and the group he led, the Castro Valley Association, in 1974. 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 : Leonard Shapiro - publisher of L.A. Observer; Lorna Hawkins – host of 'Drive-By Agony'; Tom Raveille – Radio Free Venice. 'The Muckracker and Other Voices' showcases three southland residents who, without any formal journalistic background, have found ways to get out the news they think is important. Profiled are: Leonard Shapiro, publisher of the L.A. Observer a newsletter devoted to critically observing politics; Lorna Hawkins, the host of limited, public access cable...
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The Huntington Library
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Note:  High amount of hiss on tape. Program recorded at a very high level. Video levels vary throughout program and are often saturated, as on tape 00:37, 03:12, 07:20. Description : Views of smog in Los Angeles County with a brief message about the past and future of California's air quality. Low audio. Digitized by  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Additional Title : Show 196 Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Source : 1 Tape of 1: Betacam Collection Guide : KCET-TV Collection of "Life and Times" video recordings Call Number : B-12841-3 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by KCET, Community Television of Southern California. 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...
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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/1518 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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Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
by Southern Mono Historical Society
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Description : Recording of Alicia Blackwell. She displayed her antique loom in the Mammoth Museum and gave weaving lessons at the Museum. Source:  1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
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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/1507 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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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Physical and mental disabilities are no longer labeled as 'handicaps' in our society. Life & Times profiles three Southern Californians as they deal with the many challenges of disability and strive to create their own unique form of independence. Additional Title : Show 190 Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Source : 1 Tape of 1: Betacam Collection Guide : KCET-TV Collection of "Life and Times" video recordings Call Number : B-12677-3 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Note : Program ends at 00:27:05, followed by unrelated content. Description : Christine Kehoe was a pioneer activist in 1978 as a volunteer with the Center for Women’s Studies and Services. In 1980 she was San Diego County's chair for the campaign to defeat the Lyndon LaRouche AIDS discrimination initiative. In 1984 she became editor of the award-winning San Diego Gayzette newspaper. She was an early director of the AIDS Assistance Fund, which grew into the San Diego AIDS Foundation. She...
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Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Additional Title : The Art of Identity -- Part 2 Series Title : Outrageous Women Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection Guide : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers Call Number : V/1542 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...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Nobiletti, Frank
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Note : Part 3 levels drop gradually from 00:35:00 to end. Part 4 levels drop gradually for first five minutes then come back up. Description : Bernie Michels is one of The Center’s founders. With Jess Jessop, he called the very first meetings of the Planning Committee in 1972, and later became Executive Director of the committee. About 1967, Bernie slowly began exploring his sexual orientation, coming out fully when he started attending early meetings of the Gay Liberation Front (GLF) in Los...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Life and Times explores the practice of prayer among a transdenominational cross-section of the people of Los Angeles. The options and interpretation of personal spirituality are seen in the contexts of communal worship, rituals ceremonies, private prayer and contemplative study. A better understanding of how people of different ethnicities and classes express themselves in prayer will hopefully lead to improved communication among these people at a secular level. Additional Title...
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:28 after color bars. Some sections are silent. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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Loyola Marymount University
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Note : Program begins at 00:02:22 after bars and tone and black. Description : Michael Silverblatt hosts the KCRW radio talk show Bookworms, where he interviews authors and reviews their work. One of his missions is to call attention to the Los Angeles area's rich and diverse literary community - one that extends far beyond Chandler, Collins and Krantz. Taped at his Bookworms broadcast, Silverblatt also serves as a facilitator. Through him the program introduces the audience to a variety of...
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Headlands Center for the Arts
by Collins, Tim
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Description: Using the Headlands as a focus, this film includes San Francisco-based environmental artist Tim Collins (Artist in Residence for Architecture/Environment during 1992) talking about the natural world supporting our societal lifestyle and economic well-being by reflecting on the lifestyles found here in California. Working across art, sense, and philosophy to develop projects related to nature, culture, and public space, Collins created Levitation, a 16-foot beam balanced 8-feet out...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: VHS
Loyola Marymount University
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:25 after bars and tone. Description : Spotlights the artists, activists and others in this vibrant multicultural community surrounded by the Crenshaw District of Los Angeles. Among those profiled are: Roger Smith, a performance artist/actor who has lived there his whole life; Kamal, a long-time resident who has opened the World Stage, a music hall for local jazz artists and poets. Also profiled are a young brother and sister from South Africa who now live in the...
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Loyola Marymount University
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:32 after bars, tone, and slate. Description : Dhylan Lal has been the principal of culturally diverse Carson High School or almost two years. Lal has reinvigorated the spirit of this school based on a simple but expensive code of respect. Respect for self, parent, teacher and classmate. KCET captures Lal and his students at the school's International Day where, in the wake of the 1992 riots, the concept of respect is sorely tested. Also profiled is a Carson man...
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Description : This is footage of the 20 year reunion of the San Diego LGBT Center founders and staff. It features many key figures in San Diego LGBT community, who often worked simultaneously with The Center and other local LGBT organizations. The Center is a local non profit which provides extensive mental health services, housing for homeless LGBT youth, retirement care for the elderly, and numerous other programs and services for youth, seniors, families, men, women, Latinos, African...
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Loyola Marymount University
by Zavala, Val
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:40 after bars, tone, slate, and countdown Description : This program is about seniors who live in Southern California. First profile: Ben Mayer, who emigrated to America decades ago, is now a retired businessman and grandfather who also happens to be an inventor, author, volunteer teacher and a noted amateur astronomer. While playing in the heavens he accidentally filmed professional astronomers. Ben teaches the wonders of the heavens to immigrant children who are...
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.6 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. 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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History San José
by San Jose Historical Museum Association
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Description : Theron Fox had a long career in newspaper, radio and publishing in San Jose, as well as being an essential force in the San Jose Historical Museum. Fox was interested in magic and was editor of magic magazine "The Bat" for 17 years, as well as Secretary of the Pacific Coast Association of Magicians. The wide-ranging interview covers his experiences during World War I and World War II, local San Jose politics, and life in San Jose. He also covers his family history as a...
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Source: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Description : Interview with longtime resident and business owner, Harmon "Bud" Day. Bud discusses moving to Claremont as a boy and his time growing up in the city. Bud worked for the post office for several years before starting Bud's Bike Shop in the Claremont Village, which he ran for many years. Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Woman's Club of Palo Alto
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Description : 1. Includes Board Minutes, Financial Statements and Newsletters from June 3, 1992 - May 3, 1993; Incomplete Minutes and Financials from June 1993 – May 1994. 2. Newsletters: June, Oct. and Nov. 1992, Feb., March, April and June, Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. 1993, Jan., Feb., March, April, May and June 1994. 3. Margaret “Boots” Gould was elected President, 52 members, Celebration of Club Centennial, Fashion Show, updating of Clubhouse and recruitment of new members, Clubhouse...
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Source: 144 Pages of 144: Document (9 x 11 in.)
Claremont Colleges Library
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Description : Harvey Mudd College, founded in 1955, is one of The Claremont Colleges in Claremont, CA. Source :1 Tape of 1: 1/2 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, licensing or trademarks. This work is accessible for the purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Taylor, Jacqueline
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:50 after color bars. Series Title : Outrageous Women Description : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle is an African American poet and playwright, peacemaker, community activist and television producer. She produced a well-received local public television show, Outrageous Women, from 1988-1995, featuring interviews with local notables from the African American, community such as Dr. Shirley Kennedy and Mrs. Anita Mackey. Among the many shows she produced are A Tribute to...
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Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
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Note : High amount of hiss on tape; Interview begins at 00:00:21. Description : Graduated from UCLA in 1939. School days. Fire Dept. stories Halloween tales. School friends and memories. Principal, Miss Trusket West Bishop school. Schools: Irving, Sunland, Riverside and Round Velley. Chipmonk Canyon Bootleggers: Fats Camel, Pro Highs, Week George, Slim Burke Black Rock Mine. Selling water for sheep and cattle. Yellow Jacket sold water also Homesteaded, Paradise (Sherwin Grade) Mahalas, Indian...
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Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Note : Interview begins at 00:01:38 after intro. Description : Youngest daughter of Charles E. Clevenger, Claremont's first town marshal. Kathy reminisces with her sister Elsie C. Findlay. Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
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Note : High amount of hiss on tape; Interview begins at 00:00:23; All parts cut off at the end. Call Number : ECM,OH 221 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy...
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Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid; Fuller, Paul
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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/1533 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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Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Description : Interview with Nellie Guiterrez Villanueva conducted at the 20 Year celebration of the establishment of the El Barrio Park. Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
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Note : High amount of hiss on tape; Program distorted at times; High background noise on tape; All parts cut off at the end.  Description : "Tape 1 Side A  pp. 1-20 Martha Austin (maiden name Taylor) was born in Los Angeles in 191 3 and came to the Owens Valley in 1920. The family settled at Hogback Creek, and Martha attended school at George's Creek. She recalls other families and their ranches in the area, including Indians from the Shepherd family. Her grandparents (named Fox) had...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Deuel Vocational Institution
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Description : Special Guest: Noah Alper Source : 1 Disc of 1: DVD Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.8 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. 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...
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Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Description : An earthquake workshop given by Hartman and Marks in May, 1992. Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Note : Audio levels vary as on original video. Description : The International Imperial Court System (IICS) also known as the International Court System is one of the oldest and largest LGBT organizations in the world. It was founded in San Francisco, California, in 1965 by José Sarria. This recording relates to the San Francisco chapter. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Video break-up in the first few seconds from original tape. No audio from beginning until 00:03:48. Ends abruptly. Source :1 Tape of 1: 1/2 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, licensing or trademarks. This work is accessible for the purposes of education and...
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Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Note : Interview with Jose Rubio begins at 00:02:42. High background noise throughout. Description : Interview with Jose Rubio conducted at the 20 year celebration of the establishment of El Barrio Park on October 4th, 1992. Rubio discusses his time working at the Padua Hills Theater and the importance of the park for the Mexican Community. Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State University, Sacramento
by Florin Japanese American Citizens League
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Note : High amount of hiss as on original tape. Transcript available at California State University, Sacramento University Library. Description : Nisei male, born January 14, 1913 in Florin, California to a farming family that eventually owned fifty acres. As a child Percy experienced racism attending a segregated public school for Niseis and being taunted by racial epithets. Yet he formed strong bonds of friendships with several Caucasians, before, during and after WWII. One such a friend was...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Headlands Center for the Arts
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Note : Right channel recorded at lower level for much of program and occasionally drops out entirely. Gap in program in Part 3 from 00:31:54-00:32:26 with heavy buzzing during this section. Description : Throughout 1992, the Columbus Quincentennial, Headlands programing focused on the theme of Cultural Encounters. This program examined the question of discovery and conquest, bringing together Native and non-Native thinkers, artists, environmentalists, and activists to discuss contrasting views...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio tape
Museum of Performance and Design
by Pocket Opera
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Call Number : 993.090.13 Source : 1 Tape of 1: ED-Beta Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pocket Opera. Pocket Opera has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provided access tot he 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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Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Note : Section of silence from 00:15:05 to 00:15:15. Description : Interview with Esperanza Candelas conducted at the opening of El Barrio Park in Claremont on October 4, 1992. Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
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Note : High amount of hiss on tape. Description : Born in 1910. Lived in Diaz Lake. The Diaz School and Diaz Lake - 1917 Early Lone Pine - 1920. Early Lone Pine ranches. Early Keeler. Chinese in Keeler Owens Lake with water. The Bartlett soda plant in 20's. The making of soda ash - working in the plants Mining at Darwin. Owens Valley water war, 1920- 1930. Starting television in Lone Pine. Working at Manzanar Relocation Center. Trucking for mining company. Talc mining. The Modoc Mine. The Salt...
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Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS-C Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.9 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. 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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Museum of Performance and Design
by Pocket Opera
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Note : Audio begins under color bars until program begins at 00:00:39. Call Number : 993.090.110 Source : 1 Tape of 1: ED-Beta Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pocket Opera. Pocket Opera has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provided access tot he 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...
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Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program starts at 01:43 Series Title : Outrageous Women Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection Guide : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers Call Number : V/1516 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...
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.2 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. 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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Museum of Performance and Design
by Pocket Opera
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Note : Music plays under color bars until program begins at 00:00:37. Call Number : 993.090.100 Source : 1 Tape of 1: ED-Beta Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Pocket Opera. Pocket Opera has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to provided access tot he 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...
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Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Description : An oral history interview with Monsignor Barry, Pastor of Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Claremont. Reverend Barry speaks about his background, his career, and major issues his faced while serving as reverend in Claremont. Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
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Note : High amount of hiss on tape; All parts cut off at the end.  Description : Born: Brea, Ca 1923 Tape 1 Father employed at Gorge, 1924, for Edison (Jack Blair) Moved back to Brea. 1929 moved back to Bishop. Cloudburst in Bishop Creek Area Parents: Howard and Alice Pearson. Sisters: Hallie and Cora Lee (aka Cokie). Father employed by DWP at East Portal, 1935 as Pump repair man. Camped at Alpers Ranch. Shaft 1 and 2 and West Portal Wintered at Arcularius Ranch Crestview school, 25 students....
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Source: 5 Tapes of 5 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
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Note : High amount of hiss on tape; High background noise on tape: All parts cut off at the end. Call Number : ECM,OH313 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy...
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Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Shalom TV
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Source : 1 Disc of 1: DVD Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.7 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. 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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Yolo County Archives
by Friends of the Yolo County Archives
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Description : Oral history interview with past President of the Yolo County Farm Bureau and pat member of the California Farm Bureau board of directors, J. Bernell Harlan, Sr. Series Title : Friends of the Yolo County Archives Oral History Project Rights : Rights are owned by the Yolo County Archives. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State University, Sacramento
by Florin Japanese American Citizens League
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Note : Parts out of order - Interview begins in part 2, then part 1, then part 3. English transcript available at California State University, Sacramento University Library. Description : Issei female, born May 20, 1902 to a farm family. After her basic education, she took up sewing as an art form and also practiced calligraphy. She married Toshihiko Nishimi who worked in an arts and antiques company in Los Angeles. They were married in January 1924, just prior to passage of the Immigration...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette