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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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California College of the Arts Libraries
by Sommer, Robert
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Description: Photograph by Robert Sommer. The Mudflats Sculptures were a series of large-scale driftwood installations created in the Emeryville mudflats from the 1960s through the 1980s. These works reflected a time of radical change in the Bay Area and provided a forum for community-driven public art in California. UC Davis Professor Robert Sommer photographed these works, providing a comprehensive visual documentation that spans decades. Call Number: 325 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Source: Photograph: 1 Page of 1:5 x 5 cm.
Note: Due to original recording and/or condition when digitized: audio goes in and out throughout different spliced sections. Description: KCRA-TV news footage of the arrest, trial, and conviction of Richard Chase, a serial killer who murdered six people in Sacramento in the span of one month -- December 1978 through January 1979. Called "The Vampire of Sacramento," Chase cannibalized his victims and drank their blood. Trial footage includes reporting by Spencer Michaels, courthouse...
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Source: 5 Reels of 5: 16mm film
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis
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Note : Very dark image from 00:40:45 to 00:45:54. Description : This recording features a series of speeches and interviews of attendees at the 1978 Whole Earth Festival. The festival theme that year was “Space Exploration for Humanity." A quote at the end of the recording mentions that the footage would be used for a documentary about the festival. The Buckminster Fuller speech can be seen here: Buckminster Fuller at the Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis The Whole Earth Festival (WEF) is...
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African American Museum and Library at Oakland
by Williams, Benjamin V.
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Description : KPIX news reporter Ben Williams' news report and interview with Sara Jane Moore, attempted assassin of president Gerald Ford in San Francisco, California in 1975. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection Guide : Williams (Benjamin V.) Papers 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...
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:00 after bars and tone. Description : A twenty-minute film produced by the Sacramento Convention and Visitors Bureau provides a tour of the historic buildings in Sacramento, California. A warm welcome is given by Sacramento Mayor Phil Isenberg and the general tour is introduced by California Governor Jerry Brown. Among the sites featured in the film are the State Capitol, Fort Sutter, the Governor's Mansion, Blue Diamond Almond Factory, the Crocker Art Museum, Old...
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Farley, Alan
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Series Title : Performing Arts Profile Description : Sydney Walker was a well-known character actor who took part in more than 60 productions with the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco and appeared in films such as Prelude to a Kiss and Mrs. Doubtfire. Note on original container : "An interview with Sydney Walker, a member of the acting company of the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco." Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Alan Farley. Alan Farley has...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
by White, Kenneth
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Description : Motion pictures from the League of Women Voters of the Bay Area. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection : League of Women Voters of the Bay Area records Call Number : Motion Picture 978C Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
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Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Whole Earth Festival, UC Davis
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:11. Ends abruptly at 01:00:25, then no content for last few minutes, as on original tape. Description : Buckminster Fuller spoke at the Whole Earth Festival in 1978. The festival theme that year was “Space Exploration for Humanity.” Source : 1 Tape of 1: MiniDV Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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Note : Part 1 has no image, blue screen only from 00:05:00 - 00:05:25. Part 1 has audio warble and image break-up in last couple minutes as on original tape. Part 2 has no image, blue screen only from 00:07:00-00:07:30. Additional Title : [Frank Castro: The Skills of a Cowboy] Series Title : The West on Videotape Description : One of the last old-time California cowboys reminisces. Source : 4 Tapes of 4: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number : Motion Picture 350D:13 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are...
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Description : Briggs sponsored Proposition 6 (also known as the Briggs Initiative) for the 1978 General Election. Adoption of Prop. 6 would have made it possible to fire teachers based on homosexual acts or activities. The Briggs campaign singled out Berner, a second grade school teacher for the Healdsburg Union Elementary Schools in Healdsburg, California. In 1979, after the Briggs Initiative failed, Berner brought suit against Briggs for defamation of character. The case settled in Berner's...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State Military Museum
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Notes in original box : AFN-108, Unclassified, Air Force Now Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond...
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Department of African American Studies, University of California, Berkeley
by Department of African American Studies, University of California, Berkeley
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Note : Banding, tearing, and some flagging as on original tapes. Part 1: Mary Lou Patterson begins at 00:15:50; Part 2: Ericka Huggins at beginning of tape, Attorney Howard Moore begins at 00:27:00; Part 3: Sister Don Duggan begins at 00:25:06; Part 4: Sister [Aziza] begins at 00:15:35, Charles Chapel from Coalition Against Police Abuse begins at 00:25:40; Part 5: Fleeta Drumgo begins at 00:04:55, Elena Beck from Gary Tyler Committee begins at 00:21:20, Tahimbe from Republic of New Afrika...
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California State Military Museum
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Notes in original box : AFN-106, Unclassified, Air Force Now Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond...
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Description : Comments on student days at UCLA; graduate work at UC Berkeley, 1931-33; association with Communist Party; work as warehouseman; San Francisco waterfront strikes; warehouse organizing drive; growth of ILWU and union leadership; Harry Bridges; relations with Teamsters' Union; etc. Call Number : Phonotape 1637 C Digitized by California Audiovisual Preservation Project .
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Source: 43 Tapes of 43: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Museum of Performance and Design
by Snake Theater
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:00. Image is dark throughout as on original tape. Image break-up from 00:26:00-00:27:30. Call Number : 014.035.177 Description : A truck stop waitress creates a love triangle in hopes that one of the men involved will take her out of the desert and away from the job she loathes. Note from original label : Snake Theatre, 24th Hour Cafe, Color, Stereo Sound, Leavenworth Theatre, San Francisco, CA, Chris Hardman, Laura Farabough, Evie Lewis, Larry Graber, Jon...
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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Youth Authority-Administrative Services
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Note : Hiss and background noise recorded on original tape.  Additional Title : Youth Authority Oral History  Description : This oral history details Paul J. McKusick's employment history with the Youth Authority as Superintendent of Fred C. Nelles School for Boys, Administrative Officer to the Youth Authority Board and Superintendent of Preston School of Industry. Source:   3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette Call Number : 89-140  Collection : Youth Authority Records   Rights :...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Little People of America
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, 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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California State Military Museum
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Notes in original box :  AFN-105, Unclassified. Air Force Now Special Report: Readiness Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works...
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Call Number : AR-113 Description : During this oral history interview, Ernest Blackwelder discusses the Blackwelder Manufacturing Company, whose work focused on the development of tomato harvesters, sugar beet harvesters, and other agricultural equipment. He also talks about the UC Blackwelder tomato harvester. In 1949, UC Davis agricultural engineer Coby Lorenzen and UC Davis vegetable crops researcher Jack Hanna began work on developing a harvester and a tomato variety that could withstand...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Description : John O. Rowe, a 1913 graduate of UC Davis, raised milking shorthorns in Yolo County. The interview discusses ranching, his Innisfail herd of milking shorthorns, state fairs, the Cow Palace, and the Farm Bureau. Transcript available Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. 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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Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Interview is incomplete, missing one tape.  Description : Trescony owned Rancho San Lucas, a Mexican land grant in Monterey County. Trescony was known for progressive ideas in livestock and crop production. Transcript available   Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. 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...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : High amount of background noise and machine noise as in original recording. Additional Title : Interviews with persons involved in the development of the mechanical tomato harvester: the compatible processing tomato and the new agricultural systems that evolved Description : In 1949, UC Davis agricultural engineer Coby Lorenzen and UC Davis vegetable crops researcher Jack Hanna began work on developing a harvester and a tomato variety that could withstand the rigors of mechanical...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Program ends at 00:21:22, then 4 minutes of no content at the end as on original tape. Description : Russell Schweickart and Buckminster Fuller spoke at the Whole Earth Festival in 1978. The festival theme that year was “Space Exploration for Humanity.” The Whole Earth Festival (WEF) is an event that began in 1969 when an art class taught by Jose Arguelles held an “Art Happening” on the University of California, Davis campus. The students used art to teach visitors about...
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Note : Time code burned on image throughout as on original tape. Periodically (from 00:01:00 - 00:01:30, later from 00:27:20 - 00:27:54) interview audio is in right channel only while a speaker describes the interview process in the left channel. Additional Title : [Emma Garrod: Roots of the Sunsweet Cooperative] Series Title : The West on Videotape Description : Emma Garrod's founding and development of the Sunsweet dried-fruit cooperative. Emma Garrod, at 93 years old, tells her story of the...
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Note : Varying levels of buzz on Parts 1-15, as on original tapes. Parts 16-25 recorded mono. Description : State and local law enforcement in California, 1944-1970; Democratic party political activities; district attorney's office in San Francisco and Alameda counties; responsibilities and issues in the attorney general's office; Earl Warren, Edmund G. Brown, Sr., and Lynch as attorneys general; California statewide campaign, 1950, 1958, 1962, 1966; presidential campaigns, 1960, 1968. Call...
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Source: 13 Tapes of 13: 1/4 inch audio tape; 1/8 inch audio cassette
Kitchen Sisters Collection
by Kitchen Sisters
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Description : Oral history with Led Engelsman, cowboy, rodeo champion, philosopher, historian, who worked all his life at Wilder Dairy Ranch in Santa Cruz and stayed on as a caretaker when it became a State Park in the 1974. Call Number : 843; 844; 845; 848; 828; 850; 852; 853 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Kitchen Sisters. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In...
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Source: 8 Tapes of 8: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Parts 1 and 2 have audio warble and image break-up in the last 30 seconds, as on original tape. Additional Title : [Ernest Wente: Livermore Valley Wine Grower] Series Title : The West on Videotape Description : Erneste Wente gives a tour of Livermore Valley vineyard and history of Wente wines Source : 3 Tapes of 3: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number : Motion Picture 350D:4 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Steven Fisher. Copyright Holder has given the Bancroft Library permission to...
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Mountain View Public Library
by Impact Inc.; Star, Neil
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Description : Old Mill Mall. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Postcard (13 x 17 cm.) Call Number : PHA B38 3 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Note : Audio level varies across programs. Some distortion and buzzing on tapes. Description : Interviews conducted 1978 by Ruth Teiser and Catherine Harroun for the Regional Oral History Office, Bancroft Library. Introduction by Warren R. Howell. Copies of photographs inserted. Comments on career of his father, Thomas E. Shumate, as physician, pharmacist, and San Francisco police commissioner; growing up in San Francisco; his own medical career as dermatologist: development of interest in...
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Source: 14 Reels of 14: 1/4 inch audio tape
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Water Resources
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Description : Documents flooding and the resulting damage in Southern California in 1978, specifically in Los Angeles County. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm  Call Number : 2015-154  Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Series Title : Model Colony oral history collection Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Part 1 has image break-up throughout due to deterioration on original tape. Parts 2 & 3 have audio warble and image break-up in last couple minutes as on original tape. Additional Title : [Alden Oliver: The Last Salt Maker] Series Title : The West on Videotape Description : Recall of and film of the first site of San Francisco area salt maker, an industry now overtaken by large corps. Source : 4 Tapes of 4: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number : Motion Picture 350D:6 Rights : Copyrighted....
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Santa Fe Springs City Library
by Yarwood, Thomas
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Description: Santa Fe High School cheerleaders perform in front of audience for the Fiestas Patrias Celebration at the Neighborhood Center. Source:  1 Page of 1: Photograph ( 2.25 x 2.75  in.) Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Lambda Archives of San Diego
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:25. Description : Also known as the Briggs Initiative, California Proposition 6 was an initiative in 1978 that proposed to ban LGBT individuals and their supporters from working in public schools. It was part of a broader movement to limit gay rights sponsored by Anita Bryant and the Save Our Children organization. The campaign failed overwhelmingly following a vigorous opposition by public figures including Harvey Milk, then-governor Ronald Reagan, and Jimmy...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audiotape
Note : Static and background noise on original tapes. Additional Title : Human medicine comes to University of California, Davis: an oral history: reflections on the birth, early infancy and childhood of the University of California, Davis School of Medicine, 1966-1980 Description : Human medicine comes to University of California, Davis: an oral history: reflections on the birth, early infancy and childhood of the University of California, Davis School of Medicine, 1966-1980. Transcript...
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Mountain View Public Library
by Impact Inc.; Star, Neil
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Description : Old Mill Mall. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Postcard (13 x 17 cm.) Call Number : PHA B38 2 Digitized by California Revealed .
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University of California, San Diego, Library
by KPBS
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number : MSS 131; 7:2 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by University of California, San Diego Libraries. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Orange County Archives
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Note : Breakups and dropouts visible throughout. Description : Candidates debate for 2nd district Supervisor in Orange county. A debate that would cover all the hot topics of 1998 in Orange County. Still reeling from Orange County's bankruptcy, incumbent Jim Silva defends his position on the proposed expansion of the El Toro marine base into a commercial airport. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law...
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Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
by KOVR
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Allan Hancock College
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Note : Some distortion in the original tape.  Additional Title: Oral History: Jim Brown-Hancock College 1954, WWII, Black Armored Unit 1944   Description : Discusses Hancock College when it moved to present location in addition to military career at Ford Ord, California and in the black armored unit during World War II. Call Number : SHELF AHC 186 - AHC 14 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Allan Hancock Joint Community College District. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Description : Dedication of June Vail Park on February 9, 1978. Speakers include Claremont residents Melvin Butler, Patricia Newton, John Vail, and mayor Bertye Smith. 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
Siskiyou County Museum
by Schultz, R.G.
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Description:  Location is Lava Beds National Monument and features California Big Horn sheep in their habitat. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Museum of Performance and Design
by Snake Theater
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Note : Several performances of Her Building with different content after each. Notes from original labels : t1: Her Building, Sunday Night (Not the best sound.) t2: Her Building, Saturday Night (Opening) t3: Her Building, Monday Night t4: Her Building, Snake Theatre, Tuesday July 4/1978 Sausalito City Hall Call Number : 014.035.192-196 Source : 4 Tapes of 4: ED-Beta Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Snake Theater. Snake Theater has given the Museum of Performance + Design permission to...
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Description : Exhibition opening at Art Center College of Design for "Berggruen at Art Center-- Selected works from the John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco. From 1978." Footage shows people in the gallery for the opening reception and some of the artwork. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : FIL0062 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Art Center College of Design. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
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Note : This recording is verbatim and may contain language and terminology that some may find offensive. Staff do not edit or otherwise alter the recordings. The views therein do not reflect those of UC Davis. High amount of static and background noise as in original recording. Description : Eugene Winters, a tomato grower, discusses his pre-mechanical harvester hiring experiences. This interview was conducted by A.I. Dickman. Transcription Catalog Record : The oral history accounts of the...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Kern County Library
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Note : Audio level at beginning of original tape is virtually inaudible, slightly higher after 00:04:00. Frequent video dropout and break up. Additional Description : Note on original container: "Aired at Warner Cable, 1978-07-10, 1978-10-09, & 1979-02-22." Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape: reel-to-reel 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...
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Series Title : Model Colony oral history collection Description : Karl Kaiser Sr.:just passing through when he was camping;came to Chaffey in 1923:Basketball coach at Chaffey High School for 37 yrs,retired in 1960. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Mountain View Public Library
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Description : The Old Mill Shopping Center (also called the Old Mill Speciality Center) opened in 1976. Considered a "Ghiradelli-type" shopping area, the new indoor development boasted boutique shops, movies, trendy restaurants and a waterfall and creek all centering around its namesake working mill. By 1987, the Old Mill was experiencing hard times. It closed, gutted the inside and reopened as the Old Mill Public Market. Here tenants sold everything from kitchenware to dried fruits...
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Series Title : Model Colony oral history collection Description : From Brownsbay, New Zealand;Sister city greetings and reminiscences;sister city contrasts;weather;prices on housing;food;wages;milk;rugby, national sport;its rules;play;competition and place in national life;possibility of a sister cities rugby playoff. 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...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Mountain View Public Library
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Description : The Old Mill Shopping Center (also called the Old Mill Specialty Center) opened in 1976. Considered a "Ghiradelli-type" shopping area, the new indoor development boasted boutique shops, movies, trendy restaurants and a waterfall and creek all centering around its namesake working mill. By 1987, the Old Mill was experiencing hard times. It closed, gutted the inside and reopened as the Old Mill Public Market. Here tenants sold everything from kitchenware to dried fruits to...
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The Huntington Library
by Junior League of Pasadena
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Description:  Introduction to The Huntington Library, presented by the Junior League of Pasadena. Narrated by Howard Culver, editorial supervision Stan Gilman. Written by Wendy Crowley, Nancy Edmundson, Lee Herlihy, Kay Onderdonk, Susan Stebbins and Anne Wahle. A Galway Production.
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Source: 1 Reel of 1:Film: 16mm
Siskiyou County Museum
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Description:  Cross and Kaufman Logging (later named Croman) operation. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : First 00:01:40 of Part 2 duplicates the end of Part 1. Linkletter speech begins at 00:11:02 and ends 00:21:45 (Part 1). Description : Radio and television personality, Art Linkletter, delivers the Commencement speech at Seaver College. Linkletter shares stories and experiences from his own life to inspire the graduates to pursue what they are passionate about. Call Number : Tape 46 / Drawer 5 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title...
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California State Military Museum
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Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Note : Double-perf color reversal (picture) and full-coat magnetic soundtrack edited together digitally. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Museum of Performance and Design
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Description : George Cleve (1935-2015) conducted the San Jose Symphony for two decades and directed the Midsummer Mozart Festival for 40 years. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Upland Public Library
by Upland Public Library
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Note : Hiss and background noise as on original tape. Audio is low in the left channel. Both parts end abruptly. Description : Hazel Cassell was the former Director of Finance and City Clerk for the city of Upland during the 1950s. Call Number : 58 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Upland Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
GLBT Historical Society
by The Fruit Punch Collective
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Note : Silence between segments. Part 1 has a gap in program from 00:05:25 until 00:09:11, as on original tape. Description :  Harvey Milk was an American politician who became the first openly gay person to be elected to public office in California, when he won a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. Along with Mayor Moscone, Milk was assassinated by Dan White in 1978. Part 1: Features interviews with people present at memorial. News coverage about the gay community and Harvey...
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Orange County Archives
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Note : Breakups and dropouts visible throughout all parts. Original tape crease visible in upper part of image throughout. Ends abruptly. Additional Title : Sumner vs Jarvis Description : Judge Sumner and Harold Jarvis debate the Property Tax measure Proposition 13. Proposition 13 limited the property taxes for homeowners and is still debated today. Proposition 13 was a landmark property tax case that is still controversial. Seeing how the issue was debated before passage in 1978 would be...
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Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note: Side B is blank.  Description: Recording of the session titled " Design and standards" held at the Fourth West Coast Computer Faire in San Francisco. the following papers were presented: "Bottom-up design with LSI and MSI components," presented by Chuck Hastings. "Standard specification for S-100 Bus Interface Devices," presented by George Morrow. "Introductory comparison of a personal computer and a large mainframe computer," presented by Stephen...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette
Description : Mel Zoble was a Yolo County Cooperative Extension representative working with the Department of Vegetable Crops and with processing tomatoes in particular. Zoble was in on the changing cultural requirements for growing the new variety tomato and was a key figure in advising growers on the new methods. This interview was conducted by A.I. Dickman. Transcript available Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide...
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History San José
by KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Notes:  Portions of these news reels are silent. Description : Footage from KNTV's in-depth "Live Wire" feature, on California Propositions 8 and 13. Prop 13 limited the tax rate for real estate, and Prop 8 allowed for a reassessment of real property values in a declining market. Part 1 comprises interviews with Santa Clara County Supervisor Rod Diridon, Sr.; County Fire Chief Gordon C. "Bill" Payne; and two members of the "Yes on 13 No on 8" campaign. Parts 2 and...
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Santa Fe Springs City Library
by Yarwood, Thomas
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Description: Santa Fe High School cheerleaders perform in front of audience for Fiestas Patrias at the Neighborhood Center. Source:  1 Page of 1: Photograph ( 2 .25 x 2.75  in.) Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Note : Part 1 begins at 00:00:40 after some "testing," and there is microphone noise and rustling throughout. Part 4 program ends at 00:33:50. Description : Weinland served as a Country Farm Advisor. The interview discusses his agricultural extension work. Transcript available Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/4 inch audio tape
Series Title : Model Colony oral history collection Description : Jesner Shollander:born 1890 in Iowa;came to Chino as a baby in 1891;Swedish colony in Chino;early Chino Schools;worked in Sugar factory with father;teacher in Chino High School in machine shop;had a 20 acre walnut groves;works at fairgrounds in Chino now. 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...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Bishop Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Center
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Note : Tracking issues throughout both parts. Abrupt cuts, mostly at the beginning of each part and in the middle of the second part. Dirt on the camera lens. No picture from 25:35-26:12 on Part 2. Image is skewed. Part 2 ends abruptly. Description : Videotape of TriCounty Fair in Bishop - 2 volumes - 1978. Source : 2 Tapes of 2 : 1/2 inch videotape: reel-to-reel Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its...
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Series Title : Model Colony oral history collection Description : Rose Keechler Myrick & mother :recollections of Ontario since 1907;Mary Deeter Keechler, 1880 mothers birthday;Early school recollections of Ontario;drove Saxon car to school;B of A employee;Torleys market;earthquakes;ran Ontario gift shop;buyer for MCDonald-Slater(childrens dept.). Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be...
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Series Title : Model Colony oral history collection Description : George Vinnedge:born in Ontario, 1924;father was a baseball player, semi pro, worked at G.E;went to Lincoln school and Vina Danks Jr. High;talks about teachers;attorney, Law practice in Ontario;trustee Chaffey College. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Ontario City Library, Robert E. Ellingwood Model Colony History Room
by Ontario City Library
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Series Title : Model Colony oral history collection Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Claremont Heritage
by Claremont Heritage
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Note : Moments of silence as speakers look at photographs.   Description : Mr. Hitchcock was born on January 1, 1890 and discusses his father who came to Pomona College as a professor of science in 1892. He goes on to talk about his childhood in Claremont, his student days at Pomona College, and his career in engineering. Mr. Hitchcock served as a consultant to the US Army and later NATO. He retired and served as a member of the City Council and Mayor of San Marino. On side 2 of the cassette...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Western Jewish History Center
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Collection Guide : Western Jewish History Center collection on the San Francisco Jews of Eastern European Origin, 1880-1940 oral history project Call Number : WJHC 1976.006 Rights : Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Series Title : Model Colony oral history collection Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the...
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Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park
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Description : Adam Beilhartz giving a tour of Sutter’s Mill in Coloma around 1978, describing the last (not current) mill replica. 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...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Computer History Museum
by Adams Convention Reporting
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Note:  Program distorted at times. Description: The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference. The Third West Coast Computer Faire was held on November 3-5, 1978, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This is the recording of the session titled "Legal aspects of the computing industry," and the following papers were presented: "Legal aspects of trade associations in the retail microcomputer industry," presented by Oscar A. Rosenbloom....
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Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audiocassette