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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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University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Lipscomb, Scott David, 1959-; Horner, James
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Note : Color shifts occur throughout the early part of the tape. Description : Scott Lipscomb and James Horner guest lecture in Ethnomusicology 115, Professor Steve Loza, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection Call Number : Collection 2002.01 Item 140 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Motion picture music, Lipscomb, Scott...
Orange County Archives
by Orange County News Channel
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Description : A series of cut news packages that were aired on the Orange County News Channel reporting on local Orange County issues. Times are approximate. 0:00-1:25 Color Bars 1:26-7:08 Orange County Marshal details the process of serving warrants in South Orange County 7:09-9:21 Presidential Candidate Bill Clinton campaigns in Irvine, California. Scott Budman reporting. 9:22-11:50 Jim Shields, Jim Wehan and Jennifer Huff comment on the negotiated teacher’s contract with the Saddleback...
Topic: californialightandsound, Orange County,
Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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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-12134-6 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 requires the written permission of...
Topic: californialightandsound
Visual Communications
by Visual Communications
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Note : Part 1 has no content from 00:14:55 - 00:15:15. Part 2 has left channel audio only, and break-up in the last few minutes due to deterioration of the original recording. Part 3 R channel audio drops out in last few minutes. Part 4 related content begins at 00:16:25. Break-up in last few minutes due to deterioration of the original recording. Description : On-the-ground raw footage and interviews taken in Koreatown four days after the LA Riots. Includes interviews of passerby, and Ruben...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--Relations with Korean Americans, Asian Americans--Civil...
Description : An Interview with Marlon Riggs, screened or recorded on June 10, 1992, for the Race and Gender Drama (class?) at San Francisco Art Institute. The interview is conducted by a women named Akiba for a public access program, possibly fictional, called "Signifying Meets the Media." Synopsis : Although, the tone is informal and humorous, the subjects under discussion are serious, covering topics central to Riggs’ oeuvre and exploring how they manifest in current events of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Riggs, Marlon T., Race relations, AIDS (disease), San Francisco (Calif.)
Kern County Library
by Lamont (Calif.) Chamber of Commerce
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Description : This video, produced in Lamont, is about Kern County's Sunset Labor Camp, which in the 1930s inspired John Steinbeck's book The Grapes of Wrath. It includes statements from people who were part of the Dust Bowl-era migration to California. Additional description : Narration was done by Walt Brown. Note on original container: The history of the Dust Bowl era migration to California, between 1935-1945, is illustrated by dramatic film footage, photographs, and interviews with the...
Topics: californialightandsound, California--History, California--Emigration and Immigration
Alternate Title : Capturing moments in time Description : This short film documents Governor Bill Clinton's campaign stop in Ontario in July of 1992. The film contains a short interview with Ontario Mayor James Fatland while waiting for the governor's arrival at Ontario Internation Airport as well as the governor's speech at John Galvin Park. After the rally there is footage of then Governor Clinton playing softball at the park with local citizens. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape...
Topics: californialightandsound, Miller, Norman, ontariocitylibrary, Robinson, Carol, Fatland, James,...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Loza, Steven Joseph
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Note : Video dropouts, color setup changed throughout program. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Presentations of fieldwork projects on subjects within the Los Angeles music community, including interviews with disc jockey "Hollywood" Hamilton, broadcaster Dr. Demento, musician Tito Larriva (The Plugz), pre-Columbian percussionist Luis Perez Ixoneztli, and a study of teenagers from local Los Angeles high schools. Source : 1...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Loza, Steven Joseph
Museum of Performance and Design
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Description : Ruth Hatfield, a modern dancer, choreographer and dance educator, talks about her life and career in dance. Martha Graham, Anna Halprin, Hanya Holm, Louis Horst, Doris Humphrey, Nik Krevitsky, Jose Limon, Gertrude Lippincott, and Bernice Van Gelder are some of the people Hatfield talks about. Additional Description : Interview conducted for the Legacy Oral History Project. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Museum of Performance and Design. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Dance--Study and teaching, Dance teachers,...
Source: 13 Tapes of 13: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by Alecca, John J.
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Note : Channel 1 audio only. Additional Title : or, The Merryman and His Maid Description : Lamplighters Music Theatre has been a San Francisco institution for more than 60 years and is recognized as one of the world's pre-eminent Gilbert & Sullivan companies. The Company has won an Emmy Award and numerous local awards and honors. Of the dozens of Lamplighters recordings held by the Museum, this performance was ranked #1 in significance by the Artistic Director and other members of the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Opera, Operas--Performances, Lamplighters (Operetta company), Sullivan,...
Humboldt State University Library
by Rowley, Ross
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Note : Program ends at 00:08:00, followed by unrelated content. Description : On April 25-26, 1992, three powerful earthquakes (magnitudes 7.1, 6.6, and 6.7) struck the rural Humboldt County area on the northwest coast of California. With their epicenters offshore, south of Petrolia, this earthquake created a great deal of damage to the small towns of the area, including Ferndale, Fortuna, Petrolia, Rio Dell, and Scotia. Local Cameraman Ross Rowley was filming a "Best of the West...
Topics: californialightandsound, Humboldt County (Calif.)
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell
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Description : Guest lecture by Jester Hairston in Ethnomusicology 91P, Music of African-Americans, Professor Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje, on November 5, 1992. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 168 Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--Music, Gospel music, Gospel music--California, Gospel...
Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Hardcore looks at two men who deal with juveniles in the criminal justice system everyday. Profiled are: Deputy Probation Officer, Jim Galipeau, who has, as a member of the L.A. County Gang Unit, helped hundreds of young men and women go on to lead productive lives and seen less motivated clients return to prison – or die in gang-related violence; and Deputy District Attorney, Arthur Gray, who after almost becoming a gang member himself, now prosecutes cases against local gang...
Topic: californialightandsound
Description : Discussion of the Webster Commission findings between William Webster and Hubert Williams. After the Rodney King trial and subsequent riots, Hubert Williams was appointed as deputy special advisor to the L.A. Police Commission in the evaluation of the police response to the civil disorder in that city in 1992. Former FBI and CIA director William Webster served as special advisor. Webster and Williams led a team of over 100 volunteer attorneys in the production of a report...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--Crimes against--California--Los Angeles, Los Angeles...
Headlands Center for the Arts
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Description : Original program notes: Depicting Nature | Edgar Heap of Birds & Andy Goldsworthy | Sat May 9 1992. Moderated by Ann Chamberlain. Native and European cultures have evolved very different relations to the natural world which are reflected in aesthetic attitudes and forms of representation. What does it mean to work in and with nature as a form and subject? What is the relation of this activity to culture? Is appreciation and description of nature an individual or social...
Topics: californialightandsound, Heap of Birds, Edgar, Goldsworthy, Andy
Description : Rudy Salas, lead guitarist and songwriter for Tierra, and David Reyes, author of "Land of a Thousand Dances: Chicano Rock 'n' Roll from Southern California," guest lecture in Ethnomusicology 115, Professor Steve Loza, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection Call Number : Collection 2002.01 Item 129 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Mexican Americans--Music, Rock music, Music--California--Los Angeles,...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell
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Description : Guest lecture by Prof. Albert McNeil, ESM 91P, Music of African-Americans, Professor Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 141 Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
Topics: californialightandsound, McNeil, Albert, African Americans--California--Music, Spirituals (Songs),...
Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Department stores--California--History, Fashion design--History--20th...
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : This is the program version of the raw Chic Streetman interviews. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Asco (Group of artists), Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:56 after color bars. Part 1 ends at 00:30:50 and is followed by a previously recorded episode to end of tape. Program continues in part 2. Part 2 program ends at 00:55:52, followed by the end of a previously recorded program. Series Title : Outrageous Women Description : Political office holders and social activists in the Santa Barbara community talk about racism and community issues around diversity, election politics and the small size of the black community in...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Barbara (Calif.), Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
Labor Archives and Research Center, J. Paul Leonard Library, San Francisco State University
by Labor Archives and Research Center
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Call Number : Oral History Collection Description : San Francisco State University English professor and leader in the faculty strike of 1969; hired by SFSU in the fall of 1964; describes SFSU in the 1960s as a "liberal teacher's dream"; details his leadership of the SFSU faculty strike, its development, and its legacies. Collection Guide : Eric Solomon Oral History Transcript available Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Labor Archives and Research Center (LARC), J. Paul...
Topics: californialightandsound, Carroll, Peter, Solomon, Eric, 1928-, San Francisco State College--Student...
Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by Peak, Penny; Freidman, Jeff
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Description : Circle the earth is Anna Halprin's contemporary dance healing ritual, created to challenge HIV and other life-threatening illnesses. Additional Description : Interview conducted for the Legacy Oral History Project. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Museum of Performance and Design. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Circle the earth (Choreographic work:...
Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Room, Oakland Public Library
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Additional Title : 1992 Christmas Holiday Pageant Series Title : Oakland Christmas Pageant Description : Footage of the 1992 Oakland Holiday Pageant, a multi-cultural program put on to revive the city's former Christmas Pageant which was performed annually from 1919 to 1987 by Oakland's elementary and junior high school students as a gift to the city. 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,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Oakland (Calif.)-Social life and customs
Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Mother Earth, Father Sky follows two men as they search for clues to life by studying Southern California’s first residents, the Chumash Indians. Profiled are: hereditary chief of the Chumash Indians, Charlie Cook, who drives a truck during the week but spends weekends at a special Chumash heritage park; and Ed Krupp, director of the Griffith Observatory, a man devoted to the public understanding of astronomy and thus interested in the ancient Chumash astronomical beliefs....
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Note : Video break up in both parts. Description : Narration spoken by Mr. Edward Asner. Tonantzin -- Strathleven -- Tokuyae Classical Dance Group -- Fil-Am Family Cultural Group -- Royal Academy of Belly Dancing -- Korean Classical Music and Dance Company -- Lula & Afro Brasil -- Sevan Dance Ensemble and Orchestra -- International Children's Choir and Dancers -- Krakusy Polish Folk Dance Ensemble -- Keshet Chaim Dance Ensemble -- Beverly Hills Cotillion Dance Ensemble -- Howard...
Topics: californialightandsound, Folk dance music--California, Folk dancing--California, Parnes, Irwin
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Series Title : Outrageous Women Description : A tribute is made to Chumash Native Americans Vincent Tumamait (1919-1992), and Juanita Centeno (1918-1992). There is a clip of Vincent Tumamait. Linda Aguilar talks about her rememberances of Vincent Tumamit and Juanita Centeno. Elaine Schneider talks about what she learned from Juanita Centeno. Reggie Pagaling talks about the Native American Pow Wow in Santa Barbara, California. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection Guide : Sojourner...
Topics: californialightandsound, Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection Guide : Los Angeles Webster Commission records 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles (Calif.)--History, Police brutality--California--Los Angeles,...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Loza, Steven Joseph
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Description : Guest lecture by Bobby Bradford in Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 126 Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jazz, Trumpet music (Jazz), Music--California--Los Angeles, Bradford,...
Napa County Historical Society
by Napa County Historical Society
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Additional Title : Audiotape #143 Description : Oral history interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Napa County Historical Society. Copyright Holder has permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
Topics: californialightandsound, Oral history--California--Napa County., Ranches California
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Coverage of the 1992 Ontario All States Picnic and Parade. Includes interviews with public officials and community members. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Collection : Model Colony Audio-visual Collection Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Green, Dana, Ontario (Calif.)--History, Parades--California, Educational,...
Description : Jacob's Ladder: Impression of the Events that occurred in Los Angeles from April 29 to May 2, 1992 by high school students in the area. This video was done with kids from the P.F Bresse Foundation Youth Center, their coordinator Ms. Lisa Harper, and their mentor Francisco Calderon, Los Angeles, May 1992. The William James Association Prison Arts Project (PAP) began as a pilot project in 1977 at the California Medical Facility at Vacaville, with funding provided by the San...
Topics: californialightandsound, Arts in prisons--California, Korean Americans--California--Los Angeles,...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Catlin-Jairazbhoy, Amy
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Note : Contains scenes from a Hmong funeral in California. These scenes cannot be viewed in a Hmong home for religious reasons. Break up and dropout in the first 10 minutes. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number : Collection 1982.01 Item 36; Collection 1982.01 Item 37 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Hmong (Asian people)--California--Music, Hmong (Asian people)--California,...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Catlin-Jairazbhoy, Amy
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Note : Content begins abruptly. Video dropouts and head switching visible throughout. Description : The Bangkum Kru ceremony salutes Khmer traditional arts masters and teachers. The prayer is for perfection and for the safety of all the performers. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number : Collection 1982.01 OMVT 038 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
Topics: californialightandsound, Cambodian Americans--California--Music, Cambodians--California--Music,...
Series Title : California Arts-In-Corrections Program, 1983-2009 Description : Amen (1992), a group autobiography of inmates who have HIV/AIDS. The William James Association Prison Arts Project (PAP) began as a pilot project in 1977 at the California Medical Facility at Vacaville, with funding provided by the San Francisco Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the California Arts Council, and the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration. The success of this initial program led to...
Topics: californialightandsound, Arts in prisons--California, Video art, HIV-positive persons--California,...
Museum of Performance and Design
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Description : Lanny Pinola contributes special knowledge of the male and female forms of the Feather dance. He also contributes his experience of culture context for the Feather dance including appropriate songs and vocal signaling systems, use and crafting of the clapper stick, evolution of costuming, and additional decorative elements. He also contributes his experiences on honoring teachers, dance leaders and the land from a Native-American perspective. Additional Description : Interview...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Indians of North America--costumes and...
Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Fleischmann, Ernest
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Description : Ernest Fleischmann, Executive Director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, guest lectures in Ethnomusicology 115, Professor Steve Loza, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection Call Number : Collection 2002.01 Item 143 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Art music, Fleischmann, Ernest, Loza,...
Description : Recollections by Ray and Irene Brown, residents of Inyo County, specifically Bishop, California. Stories included relate to Owens Valley cattle and alfalfa ranching, mining history in the White Mountains and Inyo Mountains, townsites of Laws, Chalfant and Benton, Crowley Lake Dam construction and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, the Narrow Gauge Railroad, and Paiute Indians in Benton area. Call Number : 2014_CAVPP_.21.1-6 OH 134 Rights : Rights are owned by the...
Topics: californialightandsound, California, Eastern, Agriculture--California, Los Angeles (Calif.). Dept....
Source: 6 Tapes of 6: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
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Description : Oral interview with John Eaton, born 1920, in Los Angeles, California. John Eaton is the son of Fred Eaton, who was principal superintendent of the Los Angeles City Water Company,and later served as Mayor for the City of Los Angeles, from 1898--1900. He worked closely with Los Angeles Department of Water and Power's Chief Engineer William Mulholland to create and develop the Los Angeles Aqueduct, completed in 1913. Stories included relate to the relationship between William...
Topics: californialightandsound, California, Eastern, Los Angeles (Calif.), Los Angeles (Calif.)--Politics...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Call Number : Oral History Collection Description : San Francisco State University professor and leader in the faculty strike of 1969; describes his role in organizing opposition to the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC) in 1959-1960; faculty union organizing (American Federation of Teachers) at SFSU in 1952-1968; and offers a detailed look into his role as leader of the San Francisco State faculty strike. Collection Guide : Arthur K. Bierman Oral History Rights : Copyrighted....
Topics: californialightandsound, Carroll, Peter, Bierman, A. K. (Arthur Kalmer), 1923-, San Francisco State...
Source: 7 Tapes of 7: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Additional Title : Indian Festival '92 Tape #1 Description : Footage of museum-goers at the 20th Annual American Indian Festival and Market inside the Museum in March 1992. Close-up footage of Native American woman weaving on loom. Other artisans showing their wares, such as painted pottery, jewelry, and drums. Some are also demonstrating their techniques. Discusses plans for future development of the site. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by...
Topic: californialightandsound
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:55. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Jim Angelo, Regional Parks Director, and Carol Presho, Park Ranger, at studio and on location at Spring Lake Park Visitors Center, Santa Rosa. Additional Description : This video recording is part of a large series of television programs entitled "Sonoma County in the [70s, etc.]," were produced between the late 1970s and mid-1990s for Sonoma County public access cable television...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Parks, Sonoma County Regional Parks, Sonoma County (Calif.)
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid; Taylor, Jacqueline
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:54 after color bars. Series Title : Outrageous Women Description : Abigail Solomon-Godeau, curator of Mistaken Identity at the University Art Museum and Nancy Doll the director of the Contemporary Arts Forum talk about their work with with socially relevant exhibitions. The exhibit, Counterweight, Alienation and Resistance is discussed, along with the future of multiculturalism conference. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : Sojourner Kincaid...
Topic: californialightandsound
African American Museum and Library at Oakland
by McGhee, Brownie
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Note : Background noise and hiss as on original tape. Begins and ends abruptly. Description : Side A description: Silence [00:00]; Piano playing [00:06]; Singing negro national anthem, "Lift every voice and sing" [08:44]; Father's claim that Columbus did not discovery America [10:55]; Father's cursing [11:42]; Father's claim that most Black folk songs are not Black [12:06]; Discusses song, "Careless love," old brothel ballad [12:57]; Discusses song, "Easter parade"...
Topics: californialightandsound, McGhee, Brownie
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Mr. Meza-Overstreet (far left) posing with his Grade six students for a classroom photo at Malabar Street Elementary School. Circa 1992. This image was provided by Mark Overstreet and the Malabar Elementary Centennial Committee for inclusion in the Foto East LA collection.
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Meza-Overstreet, Mark, Elementary...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:20. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Howard Vann, Alcohol Services Supervisor at the Orenda Center, a Santa Rosa drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility. Additional Description : This video recording is part of a large series of television programs entitled "Sonoma County in the [70s, etc.]," were produced between the late 1970s and mid-1990s for Sonoma County public access cable television under direction of the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Alcoholics--Rehabilitation, Drug addicts--Rehabilitation,...
Eastern California Museum
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Description : Oral interview of Mary DeDecker, born in 1909, in Oklahoma. Stories included relate to DeDecker's years in Independence, marriage to Paul DeDecker, and raising her family in the Owens Valley. Also, her community activism in relation to the Owens Valley Committee and Inyo County water issues, formation and accomplishments of the Bristlecone Chapter of the California Native Plant Society, and issues surrounding the Japanese and Chinese in the Owens Valley. Additionally, DeDecker...
Topics: californialightandsound, Oral History, California, Eastern, Asian Americans--History, Japanese...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:17. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Jim Knight, administrator of Santa Rosa's Community Hospital. Knight discusses the state of the hospital after the transition to a new facility. Additional Description : This video recording is part of a large series of television programs entitled "Sonoma County in the [70s, etc.]," were produced between the late 1970s and mid-1990s for Sonoma County public access cable television...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Hospitals, Community Hospital (Santa Rosa, Calif.), Sonoma...
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by Tepper, Sheila
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Note : Tone in beginning. Program begins at 00:00:37 Series Title : Backstage L.A. Description : "Backstage LA" and "Backstage California" were weekly radio programs of in-depth interviews between artists of all disciplines, scholars, critics, and others exploring issues in the arts and humanities. In this show, Dorothy Crawford hosts a Tribute to Roger Wagner, who had died several weeks earlier. Robert Wagner was a conductor who became a preeminent choral music figure...
Topics: californialightandsound, Musicians--Biography, Wagner, Robert, 1915-2008, Interview, Los Angeles...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Taylor, Jacqueline
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:41 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Description : Land’s End focuses on two very different men and their work to create and maintain our urban wilderness. Profiled are: Josph Edmiston, the controversial executive director of the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy; and Anthony Clay, a former high school drop-out and former gang member, whose work with the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy’s Share and Care Naturalists Program has turned his life around. Additional Title : Show 138 Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Source :...
Topic: californialightandsound
California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio; City of Pasadena's Government Channel
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : History in film Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on...
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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/1505 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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Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:11. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Mike Chrystal, Assistant County Administrator and Eeve Lewis, County Clerk. Additional Description : This video recording is part of a large series of television programs entitled "Sonoma County in the [70s, etc.]," were produced between the late 1970s and mid-1990s for Sonoma County public access cable television under direction of the Sonoma County Public Information Office, now...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, County budgets, Budget deficits, Economic policy, Sonoma County...
Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:23 after bars & tone. Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Call Number : B-12337-3 Source : 1 Tape of 1: Betacam SP Collection Guide : KCET-TV Collection of Life and Times video recordings 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles County (Calif.)
African American Museum and Library at Oakland
by McGhee, Brownie
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Note : Background noise and hiss as on original tape. Begins and ends abruptly. Description : Side A description: Sister working for family [00:00]; Sister moves to live with mother in New York [00:33]; Brownie's alley [01:08]; Graduation from high school [01:32]; Participation in church activities, religious schooling [02:27]; Leaves the Baptist church [06:50]; Fulbright program and polio surgery [07:48]; Brownie and brother move in with aunt in 1929 [09:36]; Mother's death [10:41]; Living...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Visual Communications
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Note : Part 2 ends abruptly, continued in part 3. Part 3 ends abruptly, continued in part 4. Part 4 has some audio issues at the beginning, from original recording, and ends abruptly. Description : Presidential candidate and civil rights activist Reverend Jesse Jackson program at the Japan America Theater in Little Tokyo. Jesse Jackson was the first presidential candidate to visit Little Tokyo, and his Rainbow Coalition inspired many minorities and community activists in California to support...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jackson, Jesse, 1941-, National Rainbow Coalition (U.S.), Presidential...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Catlin-Jairazbhoy, Amy
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Note : Audio drops out for a few seconds at 00:02:37. Video dropouts on original tape. Description : Chuon Por, Cambodian Blessing Dance, Fulton Junior High School, Van Nuys, California, 5/21/1992. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number : Collection 1982.01 OMVT 037 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Amy Catlin-Jairazbhoy. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Cambodian Americans--California--Music, Cambodians--California--Music,...
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Taylor, Jacqueline
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:56 after color bars. Some break-up for 30 seconds at 00:31:55, as on original recording. 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....
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Sonoma County Library
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:04 Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with the leaders of Sonoma County's public higher education institutions, SRJC President Dr. Robert Agrella and SSU President Dr. Ruben Arminana. Agrella and Arminana discuss their respective institutions' programs and opportunities for students and the community. Additional Description : This video recording is part of a large series of television programs entitled "Sonoma County in the [70s,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Higher education, Universities and colleges, Santa Rosa Junior...
Eastern California Museum
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Description : Recollections of Pearl Williams Budke, date of birth unknown. Stories include early life the Owens Valley with Mother Clara Goodale, a Bishop Paiute and Grandfather George Symmes of Independence. Also included, stories of growing up at Fort Independence, Manzanar War Relocation Center, experiences as a child with public education, Coso Hot Springs, Saline Valley, the Goodale family, teaching Paiute children, and Owens Valley Paiute plants, medicines, ranching, and farming. Call...
Topics: californialightandsound, California, Eastern, Indians of North America--California,...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell
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Description : Guest lecture in ESM 91P, Music of African-Americans, Professor Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 138 Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In...
Topics: californialightandsound, DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell, African Americans--Music, Gospel music, Gospel...
Labor Archives and Research Center, J. Paul Leonard Library, San Francisco State University
by Labor Archives and Research Center
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Call Number : Oral History Collection Description : President, Bay Area Typographical Union (BATU) Local 21, 1969-1987; born in 1929, Olson moved from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 1939; worked on Treasure Island during World's Fair; joined ILWU in early 1940s; joined BATU Local 21 in 1951 and elected president in 1969; describes the anti-Hearst newspaper strike of 1968; San Rafael Independent Journal strike, ca. 1970s; the shrinking number of newspapers, 1970s-1980s; and the impact of new...
Topics: californialightandsound, Labor leaders--California--Interviews, Labor unions--California--History,...
Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
by Pacific Film Archive
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Description : Bay Area video artist/filmmaker/poet/educator/activist Marlon Riggs introduces his newest film, "Color Adjustment," and representations of African Americans on television. Collection Guide : Pacific Film Archive Audio Recordings Collection Accession Numbers : 4000-01-2042 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, African American motion picture producers and directors--Interviews,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
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Description : Public service announcement for the Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 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,...
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Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:15 after bars & tone and black. Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Note on original tape : #244 Friday Studio Edition Live Call Number : B-14454-3 Source : 1 Tape of 1: Betacam SP Collection Guide : KCET-TV Collection of Life and Times video recordings 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...
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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 : 2016.5.10.1 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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University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Loza, Steven Joseph
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Description : Guest lecture by Billy Childs in Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 124 Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jazz, Piano music (Jazz), Music--California--Los Angeles, Loza, Steven...
Headlands Center for the Arts
by Ferrero, Pat
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Description : Original program notes: Recasting History: Where Holiness Resides | Saturday, April 11 | 4PM | 1992 | Audio tape | 60 minutes Producer: Pat Ferrero Malcolm Margolin, Dr. Henri Mann, Frank LaPena & Reverend Michael Merriman In Native belief, the earth and everything on it are considered sentient. People are made of the same material, blessed with the same kind of spirit as are animals, plants, rivers, and mountains. For people who have lived on the same land for thousands of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Margolin, Malcolm, Mann, Henri, LaPena, Frank R., Merriman, Michael
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Mountain View Public Library
by Bonne, S.; Peninsula Times Tribune
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Description : This martian sculpture was part of an exhibit located in the Civic Center Plaza called "Plaza Art '92." Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph  Call Number : phl a02 3 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid; Taylor, Jacqueline
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Series Title : Outrageous Women Additional Title : Bright Hopes Santa Barbara Youth Nunnally-Boyd Description : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle talks with 8th grade La Cumbre Junior High schooler Janelle Boyd and senior Santa Barbara High schooler Chereyce Nunnally about education. There is a segment called, Earth Beat, with an environmental update by Joanna Schulman and news about the Earth Day and earth summit. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers Call...
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Note : Voices recorded at low level, especially in Part 3. Description : McCaffery was a well-known postmodern literary critic and professor at SDSU. He interviewed David Antin, a respected American poet and performance artist who taught at UC San Diego and mentored several local photographers. Antin still lives in San Diego. Collection : Larry McCaffery Papers Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by David Antin and Larry McCaffery. Copyright holders have given San Diego State University,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Poets, American--California--Interviews
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:12 after color bars. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Caroline Ramburg, chair of the Transportation Committee, Lynn Camhi, president, and Susan Gorin, membership coach. Founded in 1920, when the 19th amendment, the women's right to vote was passed, the LWV is a non-partisan political organization that educates and informs voters and takes interest in issues of public interest. Additional Description : This video recording is...
Topics: californialightandsound, Women--Political activity, Political participation
California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio; City of Pasadena's Government Channel
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : DNA studies Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January...
Topics: californialightandsound, Air Talk: The Caltech Edition
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Part 1 program begins at 00:00:40. Part 2 program begins at 00:00:40. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Round-table discussion with Linda Wargo, spokesperson for "Citizens for the Preservation of Santa Rosa Creek"; Kurt Schyler and Roger Muse, urban planners hired by "Citizens for the Preservation of Santa Rosa Creek"; Bill Knight, Santa Rosa councilman and architect; Bill Carle, chairperson for the "Committee for the Restoration of Santa Rosa...
Topics: californialightandsound, Rivers, City planning, Environmental protection, Citizens for the...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Hochman, Steve, 1956-
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Note : Color balance yellow as recorded. Audio is distorted. Description : Steve Hochman, Los Angeles Times Pop Eye editor, guest lectures in Ethnomusicology 115, Professor Steve Loza, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection Call Number : Collection 2002.01 Item 137 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected...
Topics: californialightandsound, Popular music--California--Los Angeles, Hochman, Steve, 1956-, Loza,...