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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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Museum of Performance and Design
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Description : Miller studied modern dance with Lester Horton and Bella Lewitzky. She has taught and performed belly dance and creative moment in the Bay Area since 1965. Martha Graham, Erick Hawkins, and Sonia Ivanova are some of the people she talks about in the interview. She also talks about Buddhist philosophy and communism. Additional Description : Interview conducted for the Legacy Oral History Project. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Museum of Performance and Design....
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Modern dance--San Francisco Bay Area...
Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
South San Francisco Historical Society
by South San Francisco Historical Society
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Note: Due to original recording: loud clicking noise throughout in parts 3 and 4; high background noise. Call Number: SSF026; SSF027
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State Library
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Squid tempura barbecue at the Obon Festival, Anaheim, California, ca. 1993 Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Anaheim, Barbecue
California State Library
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Taiko drummers at the Obon Festival, Anaheim, California, ca. 1993 Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Anaheim, Teiko...
California State Library
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Chad Jackson receiving Taft Union High School diploma from Les Clark, with Superintendent Gerald Dragoo in background, Taft, California, 1993 Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Taft, Kern County,...
California State Library
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Dorothy Armstrong on 66th birthday in tandem dive with jumpmaster, Taft, California, 1993. Dorothy and husband, Art, founded Taft School of Sport Parachuting, 1961. Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Taft, Kern County,...
California State Library
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Anthony Arevalo wearing traditional Mexican charro outfit for rodeo appearance, Long Beach, California, 1993. Preserved by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Shades of California -- Long Beach, Rodeo...
Watsonville Public Library
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Description : Oscar Rios on a tour of Alfaro's Bakery making cheese bread. Alfaro's Bakery was located in Santa Cruz but moved to 413 E. Riverside Dr, Watsonville, CA in 1993 and closed in 2012. Series Title : Shades of Watsonville Call Number : SWAT-001-096
Topics: californiarevealed, Watsonville (Calif.)--History, Watsonville (Calif.)--Pictorial works
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photographic Negative (2 1/2 x 3 in.)
Watsonville Public Library
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Description : Circle time at Salsipuedes Head Start, Watsonville CA.; part of an outdoor science class on the lawn in back of the school. Series Title : Shades of Watsonville Call Number : SWAT-001-325
Topics: californiarevealed, Watsonville (Calif.)--History, Watsonville (Calif.)--Pictorial works
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photographic Negative (2 1/2 x 3 in.)
Mammoth Museum (Southern Mono Historical Society)
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Part 1: Southern Mono Historical Society 1993 Board Meeting. Part 2: Oral History with long time Eastern Sierra resident and grade school teacher, Irene Marone. Side A: 1993 Board of Trustees. Tony Campbell. Diana Walker Smith. Side B: Irene Marone (grade school teacer), 1993 Speaker at BBQ For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Historical societies
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Note : Bennett's speech is difficult to hear because of high amount of hiss, hum, and high background noise on tape. Description : William Bennett delivers a speech about educating California and the nation's youth in virtue as well as scholarship. Call Number : Box 12 / Item 43; Drawer 1 / Item 39 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,...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette