Skip to main content

American Libraries

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.



rss RSS

More right-solid
More right-solid
More right-solid
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Published
Creator
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
History San Jose
movies
eye 48
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
California Historical Society
by Willey, Tom
audio
eye 41
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Distortion and clicks throughout due to damage to original CD. Series Title : Down on the Farm Description : Alexis Koefoed ran Soul Food farm, an egg and pasteurized poultry farm in Vacaville, CA. She discusses sustainable animal husbandry. (Recorded October 2012, aired December 2012) Call Number : DOF-019 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or...
Topics: californialightandsound, Sustainable agriculture--California
Source: 1 Disc of 1: CD-R
California Historical Society
audio
eye 38
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Hiss as in original recording. Series Title : Down on the Farm Description : Ben Cunningham-Summerfield, of the Mountain Maidu of Northern California and the Turtle Mountain Chippewa of the Great Lakes Region, park ranger and Indian Cultural Demonstrator in Yosemite National Park discusses Native American foodways and how Indian peoples managed and manipulated agriculture in California. (Recorded in September of 2012, aired November of 2012) Call Number : DOF-018 Rights : Copyrighted....
Topics: californialightandsound, Food habits--California--History, Indians of North...
Source: 1 Disc of 1: CD-R
California Historical Society
by Willey, Tom
audio
eye 22
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Intermittent static throughout as in original recording. Series Title : Down on the Farm Description : Consulting agronomist Nat Dellavalle of Delavalle Laboratory Inc. discusses soil and water analysis for agriculture in the San Joaquin Valley. Call Number : DOF-012 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Agronomy
Source: 1 Disc of 1: CD-R
California Historical Society
by Willey, Tom
audio
eye 16
favorite 0
comment 0
Series Title : Down on the Farm Description : Author of "City Chicks" advocates for the keeping of family flocks of chickens as garden helpers, compost creators, bio-recyclers and local food suppliers. Call Number : DOF-013 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Urban agriculture, Chickens
Source: 1 Disc of 1: CD-R
California Historical Society
audio
eye 17
favorite 0
comment 0
Series Title : Down on the Farm Description : Jan Dietrick and Ron Whitehurst of Rincon-Vitove Insectaries in Ventura, CA promote biological control by natural enemies; their company produces beneficial insects for agriculture. Call Number : DOF-014 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair...
Topics: californialightandsound, Insects as biological pest control agents, Beneficial insects--California
Source: 1 Disc of 1: CD-R
California Historical Society
audio
eye 30
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Hiss as in original recording. Series Title : Down on the Farm Description : Jeffrey Smith is an anti-GMO activist, and author of "Seeds of Deception" and "Genetic Roulette." Bob Quinn is owner of Montana Flour and Grain, an organic grain producer and director of Quinn Organic Research Center. Guests discuss genetically modified food shortly before the California November 2012 election with GMO legislation on the ballot. Call Number : DOF-017 Rights : Copyrighted....
Topics: californialightandsound, Genetically modified foods, Natural foods
Source: 1 Disc of 1: CD-R
Series Title : Down on the Farm Description : Filmmaker Taggart Siegel talks about his film "Queen of the Sun: What are the Bees Telling Us;" Gene Brandi, apiarist in Los Banos and Joe Traynor, bee broker discuss colony collapse disorder, beekeeping and the environment. Call Number : DOF-011 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Bees, Bee culture, Colony collapse disorder of honeybees
Source: 1 Disc of 1: CD-R
Series Title : Down on the Farm Description : Students of San Joaquin College of Law discuss agricultural law and their written contributions to the San Joaquin Agricultural Law Review, Volume 21. Call Number : DOF-015 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Agricultural laws and legislation
Source: 1 Disc of 1: CD-R
Note : Parts 1 and 2 end abruptly. Distortion recorded in the original tape. Description : Oral argument by attorneys before the California Supreme Court on February 2, 1993 in a case where two defendants were convicted of murder with special circumstances in the killing of a peace officer in the performance of his duties. Courts in federal and other state jurisdictions have followed the court's rulings in this case 8 times during the period 1993-2013. Additional Description : People v....
Topics: californialightandsound, Right to counsel, Criminal law--California--Cases, California. Supreme...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Oral argument by attorneys before the California Supreme Court on November 2, 1993 in a suit concerning damages to be awarded to residents living near a landfill where dumping of toxic substances had occurred. Courts in federal and other state jurisdictions have followed the court's rulings in this case 114 times during the period 1993-2013. Additional Description : Potter v. Firestone & Rubber Co. (1993) 6 Cal. 4th 965 (Citation); Label on tape: "11-2-93, Sacramento,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Hazardous wastes--California, Liability for emotional distress,...
Source: 1 Tapes of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
movies
eye 106
favorite 1
comment 0
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
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
California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio
audio
eye 9
favorite 0
comment 0
Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
Topics: californialightandsound, Air Talk: The Caltech Edition
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio
audio
eye 3
favorite 0
comment 0
Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Trends on the job: how women are reshaping the workplace 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Air Talk: The Caltech Edition
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio
audio
eye 6
favorite 0
comment 0
Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
Topics: californialightandsound, Air Talk: The Caltech Edition
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio
audio
eye 4
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Gap in Part 1 program from 00:21:00-00:21:21 as on original tape. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Titlte : The future of the Space Program 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"....
Topics: californialightandsound, Air Talk: The Caltech Edition
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio; City of Pasadena's Government Channel
movies
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
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 Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio
audio
eye 9
favorite 0
comment 0
Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Southern California earthquakes: past, present and future 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Air Talk: The Caltech Edition
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California Institute of Technology Archives
by California Institute of Technology; National Public Radio
audio
eye 6
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Gaps in program between 00:21:50 - 00:22:04 on Part 1 and 00:08:27 - 00:08:40 on Part 2. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : The Search for Ubar 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Air Talk: The Caltech Edition
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
audio
eye 26
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : High amount of hiss on tape;   Call Number : ECM,OH273 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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...
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Aman Folk Ensemble
movies
eye 40
favorite 0
comment 0
NOTE : There are occasional long silences between performances. 
Topic: californialightandsound
University of California, Los Angeles, Ethnomusicology Archive
by Aman Folk Ensemble
movies
eye 105
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
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
movies
eye 193
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
Claremont Colleges Library
movies
eye 45
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
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...
Corona Public Library
audio
eye 9
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Part 1 and 2 interview cuts off at the end.   Description : Annual Corona Mayor's Prayer Breakfast. Keynote speaker Assistant Los Angeles Police Chief Bob Vernon. Corona Police Chief John Cleghorn is the Master of Ceremonies. Call Number : C-082 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
movies
eye 51
favorite 0
comment 0
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.)
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
audio
eye 22
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : High amount of hiss on tape; Program distorted at times. Call Number:  ECM,OH 312 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 3 Tapes of 3 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
audio
eye 68
favorite 0
comment 0
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
California State University, San Marcos
by California. Legislature. Senate. Special Committee on Border Issues
movies
eye 19
favorite 0
comment 0
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
Loyola Marymount University
movies
eye 191
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
Topics: californialightandsound, californialightandsound
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
audio
eye 21
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : High amount of hiss on tape; All parts cut off at the end.  Call Number : ECM,OH287 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 5 Tapes of 5 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
Loyola Marymount University
movies
eye 41
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
Topic: californialightandsound
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
audio
eye 29
favorite 1
comment 0
Note : High background noise on tape; High amount of hiss on tape; All parts cut off at the end. Description : Born in 1908. Lived in Poleta, Round Valley, Warm Springs, Independence, Los Angeles, Merced, Bishop. Jones Family. Jones ranch in Round Valley. Indians in Round Valley. Early Independence. Ranches in Round Valley. Warm Springs ranch. DWP in the Owens Valley in the 2O's. The Alabama Gates episode. Keough's hot springs. Farm life. Call Number:  ECM,OH267 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
movies
eye 108
favorite 0
comment 0
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
GLBT Historical Society
by GLBT Historical Society
audio
eye 31
favorite 0
comment 0
Note:  Portions of these tapes are silent. Description: Oral history of Donna Jackson, a lesbian military veteran from San Diego who challenged the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy during the Gulf War by openly declaring her homosexuality. Call Number:  95-008 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, Oral History, U. S. Military, military, lesbian
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
audio
eye 30
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : High amount of hiss on tape; High background noise; All parts cut off at the end.  Call Number : ECM,OH 264 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 3 Tapes of 3 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
movies
eye 139
favorite 1
comment 0
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
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
movies
eye 257
favorite 1
comment 0
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.)
Butte County Library
by James, Ernest C.
audio
eye 26
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Handling noise and previously recorded content at beginning of program on tape. Occasional channel instability. Part 1 ends abruptly. Description : The subject was relocation and reconstruction of the Bidwell Bar Bridge. They also discussed the preservation of local history. Note on original container :   Clear - good information. They are looking at pictures, goes slowly, but information does come out. Call Number : 2016-050-0001 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, Buildings and Structures--Bridges--Bidwell Bar, Suspension Bridge...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
movies
eye 296
favorite 2
comment 0
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.)
University of Southern California, USC Libraries, Special Collections
movies
eye 149
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
Petaluma Historic Library and Museum
movies
eye 191
favorite 1
comment 0
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 DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell
movies
eye 35
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
Sonoma County Library
movies
eye 66
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
movies
eye 42
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
Headlands Center for the Arts
audio
eye 32
favorite 0
comment 0
Description : Original program notes: History of the Forts | Sun August 15 1993 | Park Ranger, Historian John Martini. Troops who served at forts in the Marin Headlands from the 1930s to the Vietnam era will share their memories of everyday military life. Veterans will join John Martini for this informal reunion, filled with reminiscences and stories. This event is organized in cooperation with the Sausalito Centennial celebration. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected...
Topics: californialightandsound, Martini, John A.
Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Loyola Marymount University
by KCET
movies
eye 128
favorite 1
comment 0
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.)
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...
Corona Public Library
audio
eye 59
favorite 1
comment 0
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
Corona Public Library
audio
eye 7
favorite 0
comment 0
Description : Mr. Grant discusses the history of the Corona airport, flight in southern California since 1948, and his family history. Call Number:  C-078 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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
movies
eye 172
favorite 0
comment 0
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.)
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
Sonoma County Library
by Sonoma County (Calif.). Public Information Office
movies
eye 98
favorite 0
comment 0
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...
Whittier Museum
by Owens, Lee
audio
eye 21
favorite 0
comment 0
Description :  John Nagel operated the Los Angeles East Side Airport, frequently called the Whittier Airport, located in neighboring town Pico Rivera, in the late 1920s, early 1930s. He is interviewed by Lee Owens, whose father was a friend and employee of Nagel . Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette Digitized by California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP)
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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
movies
eye 92
favorite 0
comment 0
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
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
audio
eye 25
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : High amount of hiss on tape; Program distorted at times; Two overlapping programs can be heard in part 5; All parts cut off at the end. Call Number : ECM,OH 274; , ECM,OH 257 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 6 Tapes of 6 : 1/8 inch audio cassette
Eastern California Museum
by Potashin, Richard
audio
eye 11
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : High amount of hiss on tape; Background noise on tape; Interview officially begins after the first 26 seconds. Call Number:  ECM, OH317 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Eastern California Museum, County of Inyo. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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 Catlin-Jairazbhoy, Amy
movies
eye 72
favorite 0
comment 0
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,...
The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
by Sonoma State University
movies
eye 490
favorite 0
comment 0
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
Manzanar National Historic Site
movies
eye 117
favorite 0
comment 0
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
Sojourner Kincaid Rolle Papers
by Rolle, Sojourner Kincaid
movies
eye 127
favorite 0
comment 0
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
movies
eye 16
favorite 0
comment 0
Note : Program begins at 00:01:27 after bars, tone, and slate. Description : Interview with Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan. This program was recorded a few weeks after Richard Riordan took office as the 39th Mayor of Los Angeles, California. Additional Title : Show 4010 Series Title : KCET's Life and Times Source : 1 Tape of 1: Betacam SP Collection Guide : KCET-TV Collection of "Life and Times" video recordings Call Number : B-14497-3 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by...
Topics: californialightandsound, Los Angeles County (Calif.)
Sausalito Historical Society
audio
eye 20
favorite 0
comment 0
Description : Oral history of Mignone Trouette Conner by interviewer Betsy Kraemer. Born in 1908. Long-term resident of Sausalito. Talks about local Sausalito residents: Father Valentini, Mayor Thomas, George Maxwell, Wossers, Fiedlers, and her grandfather who was constable. She speaks about the gambling era and efforts to clean up the town. She speaks about Sausalito as a wild place, the growth of civic mindedness in the town and the diphtheria epidemic. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned...
Topics: californialightandsound, History, Sausalito (Calif.)
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : Lecture by Big Jay McNeely on March 8th 2012 at UCLA. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: MiniDV Call Number : Collection 2002.1 Item 2101; Collection 2002.1 Item 2100 Collection Guide : UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology Collection 1961- Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Regents of the University of California. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--Music, Rhythm and blues music, McNeely, Big...
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
movies
eye 45
favorite 0
comment 0
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...