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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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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...
History San José
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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...
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
by Alper, Ty; Harris, Jan
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Description : July 1993 Ty Alper and Jan Harris. Noah's Bagels Video. "Beshert! Three weeks in the life of Noah's Bagels." Filmed by Ty Alper and Jan Harris.  Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Noah's New York Bagels collection Call Number : 2016.5.10.3 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, University of California, Berkeley. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use...
Topic: californiarevealed
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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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...
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...
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...
Lambda Archives of San Diego
by Beautiful Lesbian Thespians (BLT); Labrys Productions
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Description : This is footage of a lesbian variety show produced by the Beautiful Lesbian Thespians (BLT) / Labrys Productions theater group. The variety show format featured a series of songs, parodies, skits, and plays. Additional notes : Note in box: videotape from Kithey Gately. Vertez Burks, Veronica Cunningham, Andrea Villa, Lesbian Health Heros video by Cindy Nelson UCSD with Renee Richetts, Diane F. Germain & others, Roxanne Orneles, Sherry Hopwood, Lois Gail & Kithey Gately....
Topic: californiarevealed
GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Note : Overexposed as in original video. Description : 14th Annual San Francisco Carnaval (Mission St.) Additional Description : Notes on original container: For copies (90 m) Carnaval 1993 Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Description : Folsom Street Fair (FSF) is an annual BDSM and leather subculture street fair held in September, that caps San Francisco's "Leather Pride Week". The event started in 1984 and is thought to be California's third-largest single-day, outdoor spectator event. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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GLBT Historical Society
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Note : Audio levels are very low as on original tapes. Description : 1993 Coronation (Gift Center) Emperor Douglas and Empress Velveeta Mozzarella. The International Imperial Court System (IICS) also known as the International Court System is one of the oldest and largest LGBT organizations in the world. It was founded in San Francisco, California, in 1965 by José Sarria. This recording relates to the San Francisco chapter. Source : 3 Tapes of 3: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual...
Topic: californiarevealed
GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Note : No audio until 00:02:48. Description : Leather and Feathers was a costume contest held at the historic leather bar, the SF Eagle in San Francisco. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
Note : Audio has buzz throughout. Description : Gala 1993 (California Club) [Emperor Douglas and Empress Velveeta Mozzarella The International Imperial Court System (IICS) also known as the International Court System is one of the oldest and largest LGBT organizations in the world. It was founded in San Francisco, California, in 1965 by José Sarria. This recording relates to the San Francisco chapter. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project...
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GLBT Historical Society
by BML Videos
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Description : Originally founded in 1976 as the Imperial Guards of San Francisco, the club served as an unofficial liaison between the Imperial Courts and the Leather-Levi's community. Additional Description : Notes on original container: 1993 AWOL GGG: General Shots (SAT) Source : 2 Tapes of 2: VHS Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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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,...
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Corrections
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Description:  This video documents the internal operations of Pelican Bay State Prison and includes aerial views of the facility.  Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape  Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use.  Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Fresno County Public Library
by California Department of Water Resources
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio; City of Pasadena's Government Channel
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Caltech Almanac segments Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Air Talk: The Caltech Edition
California State University, San Marcos
by California. Legislature. Senate. Special Committee on Border Issues
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Description : Senator William A. Craven, chair, said that the purpose of the meeting is: Receive public comment on the study commissioned by the committee under the auspices of the Auditor General and prepared by Dr. Lewis Gray and Dr. Richard Parker of San Diego State University, on undocumented immigrants residing in San Diego county; secondly, to receive information from representatives of state agencies who were not initially included in the study but have a presence in San Diego County and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Illegal aliens--Services for California--San Diego--Costs
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,...
Note: Slow motion from around 01:00:00 to 01:10:23.  Call Number : Item 2015.02_OMVT-070 Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video
Call Number : Item 2015.02_OMVT-065 Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project .
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video
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,...
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...
Notes:  Narrated slideshow of photographs of Ethiopian people. Additional Title:  No. 2/9 Description:  Peggy Myers - Photographer from Berkeley, California. Source:  1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number:  Temp2018-22-2-2 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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The paper money of America began with the Colonies and continues to this day. The early bank notes of this country represent a colorful and fascinating aspect of collecting. Learn about collecting Colonials, Fractionals, Confederates, "error" notes, and various large size currency. Includes location footage and interviews with prominent paper money dealers. Speaker: David Lisot.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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ANA has just joined several computer bulletin boards. This can mean better and easier communication with ANA and other bulletin board users. Learn what you'll need, what you can do, how you can do it and how much it will cost. Lecture with demonstration. Speaker: Hal Day.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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This video covers the development of the coinage of Croesus, and a discussion of the master die theory, with a supportive example using the die stater of Alexander the Great. Lecture with slides. Speaker: Harlan Berk.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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Coin expert, J.P. Martin, teaches you what to look for to spot the phonies of most major U.S. type coins. Full-screen pictures show examples of type coins, rare dates, gold, and commemoratives. Every coin collector and dealer needs this information. This is a special double DVD set that includes the most information ever offered about counterfeit detecttion on a video. 2 DVD set. Speaker: J.P. Martin.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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Coin expert, J.P. Martin, teaches you what to look for to spot the phonies of most major U.S. type coins. Full-screen pictures show examples of type coins, rare dates, gold, and commemoratives. Every coin collector and dealer needs this information. This is a special double DVD set that includes the most information ever offered about counterfeit detecttion on a video. 2 DVD set. Speaker: J.P. Martin.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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No area of numismatics is more controversial than grading, and no coins are harder to grade than early US. copper. How does technical grading differ from market grading? What are EAC standards, anyway? How do they compare to those used by the slab services? What role do surfaces play? Color? Strike? Eye appeal? Speaker: Denis W. Loring.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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With the 21st century fast approaching, it's time to speculate what the future might bring to the world of numismatic literature. This video looks at what is now available in the way of computer enhancements to numismatic research and how electronic messaging is already changing how we think of numismatics. What the future holds in the way of books, publishing and the leather-bound computer notebook are examined. Speaker: Michael Hodder, Larry Mitchell, Scott Rubin.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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At the turn of the 20th century, in the Rocky Mountain mining town of Victor, Colorado, Joseph Lesher issued octagonal, 1-ounce silver medals that were redeemable by local merchants. No accurate records have been found that explain how many of these "Referendum Dollars" were struck. ANA Treasurer Adna Wilde Jr., who has assembled a comprehensive listing of such pieces, explains how they came to be issued and what he has discovered through his studies. Lecture with slides. Speaker:...
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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Donald Kagin is a Ph.D. in numismatics whose specialty is pioneer gold. He leads you on a trek through history during America's gold rushes. You'll see examples of these desirable coins and the men responsible for their creation. Lecture with slides. Speaker: Donald H. Kagin, Ph.D..
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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Eric Newman is one of numismatics' greatest researchers, writers and collectors. This is a pleasurable look back at the people he has known, the coins he has seen and the research he has done. Speaker: Eric P. Newman.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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The top four teams from preliminary competition face off in this championship round to determine who will be the most knowledgeable numismatists! Master of Ceremonies: David Lisot.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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Experts talk silver dollars. Speaker(s): Randy Campbell and Leon Hendrickson.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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Coin expert, J.P. Martin, teaches you what to look for to spot the phonies of most major U.S. type coins. Full-screen pictures show examples of type coins, rare dates, gold, and commemoratives. Every coin collector and dealer needs this information. This is a special double DVD set that includes the most information ever offered about counterfeit detecttion on a video. 2 DVD set. Speaker: J.P. Martin.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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This video covers the history of the new Orleans Mint, with special emphasis on the minting of gold coins. Information is presented as to the probable source of gold bullion used in striking New Orleans coins. The present day whereabouts of some of these very rare New Orleans gold coins is explored. Special emphasis is given to the double eagles struck at the New Orleans Mint. Speaker: John Jay Pittman.
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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John Ford has been involved in numismatics for more than 54 years. He has worked side-by-side with most of this century's great numismatists, and has handled many of the legendary coins. John shares his thoughts about the people, the coins and the organizations he has known intimately. John, of course, is his most provocative and entertaining self in this very informative "insider's view" video. Speaker: John J. Ford, Jr..
Topic: Numismatics
Newman Numismatic Portal
by David Lisot Video Library
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Collecting coins can be a fun activity, but attracting and engaging a young audience requires thought and planning. Emphasizing the educational and anthropological perspectives of the hobby, Dr. Robert Pickering, former chief curator of the Indianapolis Children's Museum and current chairman of the anthropology department at the Denver Museum of Natural History, discusses how to plan youth projects in numismatics. Lecture with slides. Speaker: Robert B. Pickering, Ph.D..
Topic: Numismatics
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,...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell
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Note : Audio levels are low, as in original recording. Description : Guest lecture by Margaret Pleasant Douroux, ESM 91P, Music of African-Americans, Professor Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 190 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--Music, Gospel music, Gospel music--California, Gospel...
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...
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...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell; Jones, Isaiah
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Note : Some breakup towards beginning of tape. Video dropouts throughout tape. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Guest speakers Professor Jacqueline DjeDje and Rev. Isaiah Jones (1940-2008) speak about gospel music in Los Angeles; includes performed/participatory examples. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 8mm Hi8 Video Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Call Number : Item 2002.01-175 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights...
Topics: californialightandsound, Gospel music--California--Los Angeles, African Americans--California--Los...
Description : Individuals who lost their homes in the fire talk about their decision to rebuild and expound upon what factors and personal preferences influenced the design of their new homes. Additional title : After the fire, new architecture in the Oakland Hills Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape reel-to-reel Collection : Media Resources Center Collection Call Number : VIDEO/C 2851 Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
Note : Program starts at 00:00:52 after color bars. Timecode is burned into image. Description : This recording features President Bill Clinton at the McClellan Air Force Base in Sacramento, California on October 3, 1993. Rep. Vic Fazio, D-West Sacramento and Rep. Robert Matsui, D-Sacramento also spoke at the event. An all-out community lobbying effort kept the base off the federal base closure list in June 1993. Call Number : D-265 Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Inventory of the...
Topic: californiarevealed
University of California, Davis, Library, Special Collections
by Fazio, Victor H.
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Note : Audio levels are low, as on original tape. Description : An all-out community lobbying effort kept McClellan Air Force Base in Sacramento, California off the federal base closure list in 1993. This recording captures a rally that celebrated the victory of keeping the base of the list. Area leaders attending the rally included Rep. Vic Fazio, D-West Sacramento; Rep. Robert Matsui, D-Sacramento; Rep. Richard Pombo, R-Tracy; Sacramento Mayor Joe Serna Jr.; and Sacramento County Supervisor...
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Description : The recording shows a Sacramento tradition, the annual Veterans Day Parade by the American Legion. The parade circled Capitol Park via N Street, 10th Street and L Street. Rep. Vic Fazio, D-West Sacramento served as Grand Marshal. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Collection Guide : Inventory of the Victor H. Fazio Papers Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or...
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The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Gordon Productions
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Call Number : UARC VID 01, Carton 6 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the...
Topic: californiarevealed
Headlands Center for the Arts
by Headlands Center for the Arts
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Note : Dropouts, head switching, and chroma shifts as on the tape. Video fades used throughout performance. Description : The 1993 series of Headlands Talks focused on the theme of sustainability, from a variety of perspectives including agriculture, medicine, philosophy and ethics, urban planning, and waste management. Wendy Jeanne Burch, Shinko Koyama, Ingeborg Weinmann, and Tim White join Joe Catalano to perform a site specific performance in celebration of the summer solstice. The...
Topic: californiarevealed
Humboldt State University Library
by James, Jimmie; Bommlyn, Loren; Tripp, Paula; James, Jessie; Tripp, Brian; Lang, Julian; Richardson, Nancy; Tripp, David
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Notes : Tape 1 contains raw event footage and ends abruptly. Tape 2 is an edited version of this event. Description : An evening of Native American dance demonstrations, singing and poetry featuring Jimmie James, Loren Bommlyn, Paula Tripp, Jessie James, Brian Tripp, Julian Lang, Nancy Richardson, David Tripp and more! Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Humboldt State University. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
Topic: californiarevealed
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.)
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
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...
Long Beach Public Library
by Long Beach Airport
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Description : Color 14 minutes VHS. Source:  VHS; 1 Tape of 1 Call Number : LB Coll Storage Item #6 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
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 : 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,...
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
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Loza, Steven Joseph
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Note : Video dropouts and some skewing as on original tapes. Description : Ethnomusicology M115, Musical Aesthetics in Los Angeles, Professor Steve Loza. Tape 1: Presentations of fieldwork projects on subjects within the Los Angeles music community, including interviews with Gerald Wilson, jazz and classical bass musician David Parmeter, Nelson George (author/producer of the movie "CB4" starring Chris Rock, a mockumentary on gangsta rap), a discussion of LA clubs the Roxbury, Trips,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Music--California--Los Angeles, Loza, Steven Joseph
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 :...
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Humboldt State University Library
by Murphy, Donald; Webb, Gordon
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Series Title : Pacific Coast Trawl Fishing Industry Oral History Project Description : This collection of oral interviews focus on the development and history of the Pacific Coast trawl fishing industry. The interviews are with retired trawl fishermen living in northern California and Oregon who participated in the great growth and expansion of this fishery between the 1930s and 1980s. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Humboldt State University....
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Humboldt State University Library
by Murphy, Donald; Webb, Gordon
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Series Title : Pacific Coast Trawl Fishing Industry Oral History Project Description : This collection of oral interviews focus on the development and history of the Pacific Coast trawl fishing industry. The interviews are with retired trawl fishermen living in northern California and Oregon who participated in the great growth and expansion of this fishery between the 1930s and 1980s. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Humboldt State University....
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Humboldt State University Library
by Murphy, Donald; Webb, Gordon
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Series Title : Pacific Coast Trawl Fishing Industry Oral History Project Description : This collection of oral interviews focus on the development and history of the Pacific Coast trawl fishing industry. The interviews are with retired trawl fishermen living in northern California and Oregon who participated in the great growth and expansion of this fishery between the 1930s and 1980s. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Humboldt State University....
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Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
by Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
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Note :  Left and right audio channels have different tracks (not mixed). Description : There was and has been an Insect Zoo exhibit in Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County since at least 1990s. There have been great programs related to the Insect Zoo.  Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires...
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Headlands Center for the Arts
by Oliveros, Pauline
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Description: This nomination showcases an important lens into the development of experimental and post-war electronic art music in California. Nzinga is a play with music and pageantry by Oliveros' partner, Ione, which incorporates the 300 years of the mixing of cultures of Angola, Portugal, and Salvador of Bahia, Brazil. What links them together is the character of Nzinga Mbandi, a 17th century androgynous Angolan queen who had to dress as a king to rule and succeed in keeping colonial powers...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: VHS
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,...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Roberts, Evelyn Freeman, 1919-
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Note : Dark camera setup with blue tint. Dropouts, head switching, and creasing as on original tape. Content drops out from 00:11:03 - 00:12:17. Series Title : United States, California, Los Angeles, gospel music, 1984-2005 / Evelyn Freeman Roberts Description : Young Saints Rehearsal for House of Blues Performance -- Evelyn Roberts -- William Smith. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Call Number : Item 2005.08 AMVHS_20 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Evelyn Freeman Roberts. Copyright Holder...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--Los Angeles--Music, Gospel...
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...
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Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
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Series Title : Outrageous Women Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection Guide : Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers Call Number : V/1540 Rights : Copyrighted. The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. No further reproduction is permitted without...
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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
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.)
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...
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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