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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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The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Sonoma State University
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Savio examines student political activism, in particular his own activism in Berkeley in the 1960s. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: Savio, Mario, History, College students, Political activity, Student movements, Sonoma State...
Source: 1/2 inch videotape: 1 Tape of 1
Description : Juanjo Dominguez is a prominent Argentine guitarist, known especially for his virtuosity of tango music. 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 the formation of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music in prisons--California, Guitar music, California Institution for...
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Flow video then 30 seconds of silence and then a short interview with actress Cecily Tyson with loud room noise in the background. Video freezes at the end.  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,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Barbara (Calif.)
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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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 Chumash Elders, segments on journalist Charlayne...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Barbara (Calif.)
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
by Tepper, Sheila
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Note : Tone at beginning. Program begins at 00:00:32. 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, director Peter Sellars discusses his production of Aeschylus' "The Persians" at the Mark Taper Forum with Gordon Davidson, artistic director of the Forum. Collection : Sheila...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Los Angeles (Calif.)
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Note : Program ends abruptly. Description : Andre Rainer was one of the participants in a video-recording project coordinated by documentarians Maxi Cohen and Wendy Apple. In the aftermath of the 1992 L.A. riots, Korean-Americans, Latinos, African-Americans and Caucasians living and working in the areas most affected by the L.A. Riots, told their stories using Hi-8 video cameras. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : South Central L.A.: Inside Voices records Rights : Public...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles (Calif.)--Race relations, Los Angeles (Calif.), Watts (Los...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Aman Folk Ensemble
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Description:  Los Angeles-based Aman Folk Ensemble's first work in modern dance/folk fusion, collaborating with composer-choreographer Laura Dean. The 24-month project was funded by Phillip Morris, the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund and the National Endowment for the Arts. The finished work, "Light," was a special commission made to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Los Angeles-based Aman Folk Ensemble. In addition to choreography, Dean is credited with costume design and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Folk dance music--California, Folk dancing--California, Aman Folk...
Loyola Marymount University
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:31 after bars and tone and black. Description : Bosnia: The War at Home profiles Los Angeles-area residents from the Serbian, Croatian and Bosnia Muslim communities and reveals the concerns they each feel about conditions in their former homeland. Not unexpectedly, relationships among the three communities have reflected the tensions abroad. Bringing the group together to discuss ways to improve understanding is Grace Aaron, an activist from the Peace Action...
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Petaluma Historic Library and Museum
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Note : Silent until 00:27:15.Time code in video throughout as on original tape. Note on original container : Lipschrtz + Mandolin - copy from VHS to Hi8 Window Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Petaluma Museum Historical Library & Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Torres, David (Pianist)
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Note : Breakup at beginning of tape, and video dropouts throughout. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. David Torres (d. 2013), pianist, musical director and chief arranger for the Poncho Sanchez Latin jazz band, speaks about growing up in East Los Angeles and his journey to Latin jazz; includes a demonstration/performance on Latin jazz. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Latin jazz, Torres, David (Pianist)
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Series Title : Outrageous Women Description : Organizations and people involved with this video are: The United First Methodist Church at Santa Barbara (where the Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. ceremony took place), Louversa Harris, Los Campanas Bells, Voices of Santa Barbara Mass Choir, Inner Light Community Gospel Choir, William B. Simms, John Simms, Edward William II, Dr. Richard Hurd, Rev. L. Leander Wilkes, Rev. Julius B. Brooks, Mattie Brewer, Shirley Kennedy, Afro-American Community...
Topic: californialightandsound
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:50 after color bars. Left audio channel begins to dropout in the last 30 seconds. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Barbara (Calif.)
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
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Description : Francisco Leon was one of the participants in a video-recording project coordinated by documentarians Maxi Cohen and Wendy Apple. In the aftermath of the 1992 L.A. riots, Korean-Americans, Latinos, African-Americans, and Caucasians living and working in the areas most affected by the L.A. Riots, told their stories using Hi-8 video cameras. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : South Central L.A.: Inside Voices records Rights : Public domain. No restrictions on use....
Topics: californialightandsound, Riots--California--Los Angeles, Los Angeles (Calif.)--Race relations, Los...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Li, Guangming; Hofmann, Johanna
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Note : Breakup and wrinkling at beginning of tape. Video dropouts throughout. Speakers are recorded at low level. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Johanna Hofmann speaks about Native American music as expressed through powwow events and culture in Los Angeles; Guangming Li talks about the differences in the communities and musical traditions of the Los Angeles Chinese-American neighborhoods of Chinatown and Monterey Park in the San...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Indians of North...
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:47 after a couple minutes of set up. Colors are incorrect for a few seconds at 00:30:32 due to camera set-up, inherent. 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...
Topic: californialightandsound
Description : Jazz band West Coast Express performs. Music created by inmates in the California prison system. 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 the formation of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Prisons--California--Songs and music, Prisoners' songs--California, Music...
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:28 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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Note : Program begins at 00:01:38 after bars & tone and black. Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Note on original tape : Life & Times Monday Studio Edition #4054 L.A.'s Homeless Call Number : B-18812-3 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:55 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.)
Note : Part 1 is first half of game; part 2 is second half. Audio is split - left channel is commentary and right channel is music. Description : The best high school basketball players in the county compete in a North vs South All-Star Game.   Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 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...
Topic: californialightandsound
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Loza, Steven Joseph
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Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. In this Introductory lecture, Loza discusses how the class will examine on a cross-cultural basis the diverse musical contexts within the city of Los Angeles. Includes observations about gangster rap, Korean American culture in Los Angeles, and the LA Riots which occurred the previous year. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Call Number...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Loza, Steven Joseph
Manzanar National Historic Site
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Note : Interviewee audio is sometimes echoey. Beeping in part one from 00:26:30 to end, likely due to low camera battery. Description : Roughly 10,000 Japanese Americans were sent to Manzanar War Relocation Center in eastern California, one of ten confinement camps set up in the wake of Executive Order 9066. Okui was one of the Japanese Americans confined at Manzanar. This interview records his recollections of life there. Sue Embrey was also one of the Japanese Americans confined at Manzanar....
Topics: californialightandsound, Okui, Mas, Embrey, Sue, Manzanar War Relocation Center
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 is honored in this tribute night, only six months before he passed away. Speeches, words of praise, and performances are included. Collection Guide : Pacific Film Archive Audio Recordings Collection Accession Numbers : 4000-01-2147 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, African American motion picture producers and directors--Interviews,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State Library
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Squid tempura barbecue at the Obon Festival, Anaheim, California, ca. 1993 Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Anaheim, Barbecue
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:08 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.), Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program starts at 00:01:07 after color bars. Chroma shift to pink in a couple sections, inherent to original recording. Video break-up in the last couple minutes. Series Title : Outrageous Women Description : Author Kate Braverman talks about publishing and working class women. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers Call Number : V/1581 Rights : The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Santa Barbara (Calif.), Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Aman Folk Ensemble
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Date: 19uu Description: Aman Folk Ensemble Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 8 mm Call Number:  Item 200505amf006 Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Program
Topics: californialightandsound, Folk dance music--California, Folk dancing--California, Aman Folk...
California State Library
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Dorothy Armstrong on 66th birthday in tandem dive with jumpmaster, Taft, California, 1993. Dorothy and husband, Art, founded Taft School of Sport Parachuting, 1961. Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Taft, Kern County,...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:54.  Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Joe Rodota, Mayor of the Town of Windsor, and Bert Wills, Windsor Town Manager on location at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds.  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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Municipal government, Mayors, Windsor (Calif.), Windsor...
Note : Program ends at 00:13:19, followed by unrelated content beginning at 00:22:30 Call Number : Oral History Collection Description : President, United Educators of San Francisco; officer, American Federation of Teachers; worked as a high school teacher for nearly thirty years at Lincoln and Lowell high schools; describes her involvement with school unions, 1955-1970, and her rise to become president of the United Educators of San Francisco in 1984; discusses her views on bilingual...
Topics: californialightandsound, Labor unions--California--San Francisco--History,...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Call Number : Oral History Collection Description : Activist and folk singer; describes her social work with poor and migrant farm workers, 1930s and 1940s; her time as a shipfitter during World War II; her longtime affiliations with the I.W.W., the California State Employees Association, the San Francisco Folk Music Club, and the Freedom Song Network; her career as a folk singer; and her life as a single mother, feminist, and committed leftist. Collection Guide : Faith Craig Petric Oral...
Topics: californialightandsound, Agricultural laborers--California--1930-1940, Folk...
Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:26 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.), Rolle, Rod, Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Perez, Raul
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Note : Video dropouts and some skewing as on original tape. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Raul Perez, Senior Vice President, Music Administration: Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Entertainment, discusses music in films, including how music is composed for and used in films. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Call Number : Item 2002.01-212 Rights :...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Music trade, Motion picture music, Perez,...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:02 Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Carol Presho, Park Ranger, and Mike Feeborg, Supervising Park Ranger for Sonoma County Regional Parks, filmed on location at Spring Lake Park, 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Parks, Sonoma County Regional Parks, Sonoma County (Calif.)
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:07 after color bars. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Janet Connolly and Lynn Waddington, owners of "Venerable Classics" - restoration of antiques, family heirlooms, and art objects in 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Antiques, Restoration and conservation
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:56. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Mark Ihde, Sonoma County Sheriff. Mark Ihde was elected to succeed long-time Sheriff Richard Carl "Dick" Michaelsen (1946-2001) in a landslide election in 1990. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Sheriffs, Law enforcement, Sonoma County (Calif.). Sheriff's...
Note : No audio from 01:13:35 - end. Description : Arts-in-Corrections Personal Boundaries Exhibit panel discussion and overview of art from the exhibit. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Arts in prisons--California, California Institution for Men
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 : Filmed on location at the Chalais at Oakmont Restaurant. Short interview with Bob Schreck, owner.  Interview with Gene Tunney starts at 00:05:16.  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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Public prosecutors, Criminal justice, Administration of, Sonoma...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Wilson, Gerald, 1918-2014; Boyd, Herb, 1938-
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Note : Video dropouts and skewing as on original tape. Some of the speakers are recorded at somewhat low level. Description : Ethnomusicology 115, Professor Steve Loza, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles. Conversation between jazz musician Charles Moore and author/teacher Herb Boyd about African-American music in Los Angeles and how it relates to the African-American experience; then noted musician and educator Gerald Wilson speaks of his life and experiences in the music world. Source : 1 Tape...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jazz, Trumpet music (Jazz), Music--California--Los Angeles, African...
Note : Heavy breakup and wrinkling from beginning of tape to 00:00:57. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Guest speaker Johnny Mori from "East meets West" contemporary jazz band Hiroshima speaks about growing up in Los Angeles and how it affected his development as a musician. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Call Number : Item 2002.01-183 Rights :...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Jazz, Japanese Americans--California--Los...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Catlin-Jairazbhoy, Amy
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Note : Video dropouts throughout program as on original tape. Loss of signal at 00:57:10. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Call Number : Item 2015.02_OMVT-039 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 copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction...
Topics: californialightandsound, Cambodian Americans--California--Music, Cambodians--California--Music,...
Note : Camera loses focus and fades to gray throughout the tape. Young Saints performance begins at 00:14:18. Content ends abruptly. Series Title : United States, California, Los Angeles, gospel music, 1984-2005 / Evelyn Freeman Roberts Description : "Evolution of Black Religious Music: History, Functions & Social Influence" at the California Afro-American Museum of History and Culture featuring "I Remember Wings Over Jordan." Focuses on the phenomenon of the CBS network...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--Los Angeles--Music, Gospel...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:57. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Filmed on location at the Chalais at Oakmont restaurant. Short interview with Bob Schreck, owner. Interview with David Hansen, Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District, starts at 00:04:05.   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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Land use--Planning, Sonoma County (Calif.). Agricultural Preservation and...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins 00:01:01. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with James K. Gude, M.D., pulmonary specialist at Sonoma County Community Hospital (later Sutter Health 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 under direction of the Sonoma County...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Medicine, Comparative, Japan, Medical economics,...
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
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Note : High amount of hiss on tape; High background noise on tape; Program distorted at times; All parts cut off at the end.  Call Number:  ECM,OH260 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 4 Tapes of 4 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:56 Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Tressa Kentner, Sonoma County Superior Court Administrator. Kentner discusses her role as Administrator and the structure of the Superior Court system. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Courts, Court administration, Justice, Administration of,...
Sonoma County Library
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:05. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Tour of Hanna Winery, Occidental, California, and interview with Christine Hanna, President. Interview with Bernice Peterson, County Recorder starts at 00:08:25.  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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Wineries, Wine and wine making, County government--Records and...
Museum of Performance and Design
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Description : Everett studied dance and ballet in Los Angeles while working as a commercial dancer in music videos and television. In New York he studied ballet with Robert Blankshine. In the Bay Area he danced with Oakland Ballet and ODC/San Francsico. Everett also choreographed. Brenda Way, Ney Fonseca, and Val Caniporoli are some of the people he talks about in the interview. Frank Everett died in 1992 of AIDS-related illness. Additional Description : Interview conducted for the Legacy Oral...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Aids (Disease), Gay men, Ballet...
Source: 6 Tapes of 6: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Corona Public Library
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Description : Interview with Angie Ramirez. Ms. Ramirez talks about her family and childhood in Corona. She attended Washington School, Corona High School, and then worked at the Foothill Lemon Company. Call Number : C-143 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....
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Audio comes in at 00:00:55. Description : Guest lecture by Brenda Holloway in ESM 91P, Music of African-Americans, Professor Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 237 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--California--Music, Soul music, Women musicians,...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:50. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Nancy Terhurst, Patient Care Manager of Labor and Delivery, and Madrone Williams, Prenatal Education Manager.  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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Infant health services, Maternal health services, Community...
California State Library
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Chad Jackson receiving Taft Union High School diploma from Les Clark, with Superintendent Gerald Dragoo in background, Taft, California, 1993 Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Taft, Kern County,...
Sacramento City College
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Description : Retirement interview by Jack Halligan with Richard Pierucci who was Sacramento City College football coach and administrator from 1961-1993. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Sacramento City College Special Collections. 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...
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Source: 1 Tapes of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:55 after color bars. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Ellen Draper and Cathleen Wolford, coordinators, introduce Friday Night Live and Club Live, two youth-led environmental prevention strategies to reduce underage drinking use and related problems. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Youth--Alcohol use, Alcoholism--Prevention
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Bradford, Bobby, 1934-
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Note : Audio recorded at extremely low level with some distortion. Video dropouts and skewing. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Guest lecture by Bobby Bradford, noted jazz musician and educator in Los Angeles, speaking about working with Ornette Coleman and the Los Angeles jazz scene in the 1950s. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Call Number : Item 2002.01-181...
Topics: californialightandsound, Jazz, Trumpet music (Jazz), Music--California--Los Angeles, Bradford,...
Note : Video dropouts and low audio level as on original tape. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Loza and students discuss how class and race interrelate within the city of Los Angeles, California. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Call Number : Item 2002.01-192 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, California--Race relations--History, Loza,...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:56. Tracking error 00:04:10 - 00:04:20 as on original tape. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Short Interview with Jeff Madura, chef of John Ash & Co. filmed on location at the Vintners Inn, Santa Rosa. Interview with Bill Traverso, Professional Wine Judge, and Sheila Quince, Fair Exhibit Coordinator, starts at 00:10:33.  Additional Description : This video recording is part of a large series of television programs entitled "Sonoma...
Topics: californialightandsound, Cooks, Wine tasting, Sonoma County Fair, Sonoma County (Calif.)
Description:  Laura Dean's "Light" performed by Aman Folk Dance Ensemble. Source:  6 Reels of 6: Film: 16 mm Call Number:  Collection 2005.05 Item 200505amf001 - Item 200505amf003, Item 200505amf005, Item 200505amr008, Item 200505amr030 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, Folk dance music--California, Folk dancing--California, Aman Folk...
Museum of Performance and Design
by Mullen, Dennis
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Description : Mann studied ballet with Theodore Kosloff, Alexandra Baldina, Lew Christensen, Willam Christensen, and others. She toured with Ballet Russe in Europe. She returned to California and founded Ballet Valmann. Mann taught ballet until her retirement in 1992. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Ballet Valman, Ballets Russes du Col. W. de...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell
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Description : Guest lecture by Nedra Wheeler in ESM 91P, Music of African-Americans, Professor Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje. Introduction by Dwight Dickerson. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 871 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--California--Los Angeles--Music, Jazz, Women jazz...
History San Jose
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Note : Part 1 interview begins at at 00:04:22, etc. Parts 2, 3 and 7 are unstable and shaky, recorded in the original tape. Description : Original camera interviews of radio historians and pioneers conducted by Mike Adams for his documentary on Charles "Doc" Herrold, titled "Broadcasting's Forgotten Father." The interviews were edited into a one-hour program for PBS in 1995. Interviewees include radio historians Bartholomew Lee, Christopher M. Sterling, Mike Adams, and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Radio broadcasting--California, Northern--History, Herrold, Charles, KCBS...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Koslow, Ira
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Note : Breakup and wrinkles at beginning of tape as recorded. Video dropouts throughout. Static on audio. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Ira Koslow, the manager of major musicians such as Linda Ronstadt, speaks about the popular music business in Los Angeles, California. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Call Number : Item 2002.01-210 Rights : Copyrighted....
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Music trade, Koslow, Ira
Note : Video dropouts and skewing as on original tape. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Loza discusses cultural identity in Los Angeles music, focusing on Gangsta rap and Chicano rap. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Call Number : Item 2002.01-178 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Rap (Music), Loza, Steven Joseph
Note : Shutter adjustments to gain luminance results in less frames captured per second from approximately 00:01:00 - 01:10:28. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Call Number : Item 2015.02_OMVT-041 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 copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Cambodian Americans--California--Music, Cambodians--California--Music,...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell
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Note : Lecture begins at 00:02:43, after a couple minutes of students learning video cameras. Description : Guest lecture by Clora Bryant in M110A, African American Musical Heritage, Professor Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 196 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--Music, Jazz, Trumpet music (Jazz), Women...
Claremont Colleges Library
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Description : Claremont McKenna College, founded in 1946, is one of The Claremont Colleges located in Claremont, CA. Source :1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing or trademarks. This work is accessible for the purposes of education and research....
Topics: californialightandsound, Benson, George C. S. (George Charles Sumner), 1908-1999, McKenna, Donald...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins at 00:00:57 after color bars. Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Interview with Tom Simonson, NS Northern California, and Vandana Halverson, NS Santa Rosa office, about cremation and burial services offered by the society. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Cremation, Burial, Funeral service
Petaluma Historic Library and Museum
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Note : Audio over color bars for first several seconds. Text on screen recorded into original video. Interview begins at 00:05:49. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Petaluma Museum Historical Library & Museum. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of...
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Museum of Performance and Design
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Description : Miller studied modern dance with Lester Horton and Bella Lewitzky. She has taught and performed belly dance and creative moment in the Bay Area since 1965. Martha Graham, Erick Hawkins, and Sonia Ivanova are some of the people she talks about in the interview. She also talks about Buddhist philosophy and communism. Additional Description : Interview conducted for the Legacy Oral History Project. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Museum of Performance and Design....
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Modern dance--San Francisco Bay Area...
Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Chang, Phyllis
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Note : No audio and heavy breakup and creasing to 00:07:00. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Guest lecturer Phyllis Chang, Korean-American singer/songwriter, speaks about her experience growing up in Los Angeles as a fourth generation Korean-American, and her experience as a female Korean-American songwriter in Los Angeles; includes a performance of a few of her songs. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Korean Americans--California--Los...
Description : Tow-Up: The Story of One Family's Fight with Drugs & Life. (Theater). An Allen Washington video. King Kil-ya-man-difer and The Mendekas perform No Justice (rap music). Allen Washington, Carl Hampton, vocals; Warren Jones, keyboard; James Lee, bass; Tom Starke, percussion; R. Nelson, drums. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Prisons--California--Songs and music, Prisoners' songs--California, Music...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
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Note : Program begins 00:00:58.  Series Title : Sonoma County in the 90s Description : Filmed on location at the Vintners Inn, Santa Rosa. Interview with John Duffy, owner John Ash & Co Restaurant at the Vintners Inn, and Jeff Madura, chef. Interview with Jack Bookwalter, County Landmarks Commission, and Ted Morrison, Director Building Inspection Services, starts at 00:10:52.     Additional Description : This video recording is part of a large series of television programs entitled...
Topics: californialightandsound, Interview, Cooks, Historic buildings, Historic preservation, John Ash...
Loyola Marymount University
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:32 after bars and tone. Description : Life & Times visits Hamilton High School to explore the world of a Los Angeles public secondary school at a time when urban education and the Los Angeles Unified School District are in crisis. Hamilton High is among the most ethnically diverse and integrated schools in the district with a student population that is 30% Latino, 30% white, 30% African American and 10% Asian. Life & Times profiles new principal Nina...
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University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Aman Folk Ensemble
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NOTE : There are occasional long silences between performances. 
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Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
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Note : High Amount of Hiss on Tape; High Background Noise on Tape; Program Distorted at Times; Right channel was recorded at a lower level; Call Number : ECM OH 245 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette