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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.



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May 27, 2020 Kroll, Steven
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32 unnumbered pages : 25 cm
Topics: Magic -- Fiction, Magic -- Fiction, Humorous stories, Magic
Middlebury Special Collections
May 27, 2020 Middlebury College
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Photograph of Warren House at Middlebury College, taken in or around 1978.This is a scanned version of the original print or negative in Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt. Do you know something about this photograph? We'd like to hear from you. Email us at specialcollections@middlebury.edu .
Topics: Middlebury College, College buildings, Buildings, structures, etc., Warren House
Middlebury Special Collections
May 27, 2020 Middlebury College
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Photograph of Starr Library at Middlebury College, taken in or around 1978.This is a scanned version of the original print or negative in Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt. Do you know something about this photograph? We'd like to hear from you. Email us at specialcollections@middlebury.edu .
Topics: Middlebury College, College buildings, Buildings, structures, etc., Starr Library
Middlebury Special Collections
May 27, 2020 Middlebury College
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Photograph of Starr Library at Middlebury College, taken in or around 1978.This is a scanned version of the original print or negative in Special Collections and Archives, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vt. Do you know something about this photograph? We'd like to hear from you. Email us at specialcollections@middlebury.edu .
Topics: Middlebury College, College buildings, Buildings, structures, etc., Starr Library
Los Angeles Valley College Historical Museum
May 23, 2020 Los Angeles (Calif.). Cultural Heritage Board; Los Angeles (Calif.). Municipal Arts Department
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, California--History, Local, Los Angeles (Calif.). Cultural Heritage Board, Los...
Source: Document: 2 Pages of 2 (11 x 8 1/2 in.)
Los Angeles Valley College Historical Museum
May 23, 2020 Aldrich, Jim
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, California--History, Local, Aldrich, Jim
Source: Letter: 1 Page of 1 (11 x 8 1/2 in.)
Los Angeles Valley College Historical Museum
May 23, 2020 Aldrich, Jim
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, California--History, Local, Aldrich, Jim
Source: Letter: 1 Page of 1 (8 x 5 in.)
Los Angeles Valley College Historical Museum
May 23, 2020 Aldrich, Jim
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, California--History, Local, Aldrich, Jim
Source: Letter: 1 Page of 1 (11 x 8 1/2 in.)
Los Angeles Valley College Historical Museum
May 23, 2020 Unknown
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, California--History, Local
Source: Document: 1 Page of 1 (11 x 8 1/2 in.)
Newman Numismatic Portal
May 18, 2020 Garden State Numismatic Association
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New Jersey Numismatic Journal is the official publication of the Garden State Numismatic Association.
Topics: Numismatic, Periodical
Bradley University Library
Apr 29, 2020 Bradley Unversity
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The Scout, formerly known as The Tech, is Bradley University's student newspaper.  This volume contains publications from September 1, 1978 through May 4, 1979.
Topics: Bradley University, Bradley Polytechnic Institute, Peoria, Illinois
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Apr 20, 2020
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Catalog of an exhibition held at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Aug. 22, 1978-Mar. 25, 1979.
Topics: Lacquer and lacquering Exhibitions, Los Angeles County Museum of Art -- Exhibitions, Los Angeles...
California State Railroad Museum Library
Apr 7, 2020 Unknown
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Interview with Dino Zarlengo, steward of the Santa Fe Super Chief in California. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
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ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Note : Due to original recording/condition: Program Distorted at Times; Channel Imbalance From ~ 00:15:17 - End of Side A, Beginning of Side B - 00:04:30; High Background Noise on Tape; High Frequency Interference on Tape (Side A) Host Ivy Bottini and guests Robin Tyler, Lotus Weinstock, and Hilda Vincent discuss women in comedy; (Side B) host Ivy Bottini and guests Joy Fisher and Melissa Hoffman discuss the word "lesbian," the women's movement, myths, and lesbian feminism (ca....
Topics: californiarevealed, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ), Stand-up comedy, Feminism
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ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Note : Due to original recording/condition: Static on Tape; Phasing on Tape; Gap From ~ 00:26:55 - 00:28:09 on Side A on Tape; Program Distorted at Times; Channel Imbalance on Side B (Side A) It's a Gay Life host Ivy Bottini discusses homophobia and the California Proposition 6 Briggs Initiative on the November 1978 ballot; (Side B) unidentified program with a debate on the Proposition 6 Briggs Initiative (ca. 1978). For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Lesbians--Legal status, laws, etc.--California, Gays--Legal status, laws,...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Note : Due to original recording/condition: t01: High Frequency Background Noise on Tape. t02: High Frequency Background Noise on Tape In a two-part series, host Ivy Bottini and guests Jude Patton and Carol Katz discuss transsexuality and transgender issues, including their personal experiences, relationships, activism, surgery, and health concerns (March 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. Aired 1978-03-26/1978-04-02 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Transgender people, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ)
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 2 Tapes of 2
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Host Ivy Bottini and guests Louise Paxton and Debbie Mueller discuss a celebrity auction fundraiser for the San Gabriel Valley chapter of the National Organization for Women (August 30, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Women in community organization, Feminism, Social Justice, National...
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 1 Tape of 1
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Host Ivy Bottini speaks with guests Bobreta Franklin and Deborah L. Johnson, founders of an African American lesbian social club called Debreta's (July 19, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ), African American
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ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Host Ivy Bottini and guests Betty Brookes and Marilyn Murphy discuss the Califia Community, an annual camp for alternative education with a focus on feminism and consciousness-raising (July 5, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Feminism and education, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ),...
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 1 Tape of 1
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Host Ivy Bottini and guest Terry Wolverton discuss the Woman's Building, the 5th anniversary celebration, and the Naked Lady artwork by Kate Millett (December 6, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. "of the Public Affairs Dept." Aired 1978-12-10 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Women artists, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ)
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 1 Tape of 1
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Host Ivy Bottini and guests Jill Crawford and Josy Catoggio, both from the Gay Community Services Center, discuss counseling services for lesbian women (airdate December 24, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. Aired 1978-12-24 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ), Counseling
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ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Note : Due to original recording/condition: Program Distorted at Times Host Ivy Bottini and guest, Attorney Susan McGreivy, discuss a program in the Gay Community Services Center in Los Angeles that provides legal services and advice to the gay and lesbian community (June 7, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Lesbians--Legal status, laws, etc.--California, Gays--Legal status, laws,...
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 1 Tape of 1
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Host Ivy Bottini discusses homophobia and the California Proposition 6 Briggs Initiative on the November 1978 ballot (September 13, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ), Legislation, Homophobia in...
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 1 Tape of 1
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Host Ivy Bottini and guest Robert Wechter discuss the defeat of California Proposition 6 Briggs Initiative, a ballot initiative that would have allowed LGBT educators to be fired (November 8, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. "of the Public Affairs Dept." For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Gay rights--California, Gay men--Legal status, laws, etc, Lesbians--Legal...
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 1 Tape of 1
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Apr 4, 2020 Bottini, Ivy, 1926-
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Host Ivy Bottini and guest Josy Catoggio discuss the conference, "We are everywhere: the lesbian community within the larger community and their relationship" held in Los Angeles on September 27, 1978. The conference focuses on counseling, therapy, employment, and advocacy in regard to the lesbian community (airdate August 16, 1978). A presentation of the Public Affairs Department. "of the Public Affairs Dept." For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ), Counseling
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 1 Tape of 1
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
Mar 23, 2020 William T. Heisler
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Topic: Orientation and Mobility
Newman Numismatic Portal - Restricted Material
Mar 18, 2020 Spink
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Newman Numismatic Portal - Restricted Material
Mar 18, 2020 Spink
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Newman Numismatic Portal
Mar 18, 2020 Numismatics International
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Numismatics International Mail Bid Sale a biyearly auction.
Topic: Numismatics, Auctions
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
Mar 16, 2020 Eric E. Ungar
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BBN Report No.3965
Topic: Orientation and Mobility
Newton Free Library
Mar 16, 2020
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The Newton Graphic operated from 1882 until 1997. There are 4 issues in this month. Issue dates included: April 6, 1978 April 13, 1978 April 20, 1978 April 27, 1978
Topics: Local History, Newton, MA, Historical Newspapers, Periodicals
Newton Free Library
Mar 16, 2020
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The Newton Graphic operated from 1882 until 1997. There are 4 issues in this month. Issue dates included: February 2, 1978 February 9, 1978 February 16, 1978 February 23, 1978
Topics: Local History, Newton, MA, Historical Newspapers, Periodicals
Newton Free Library
Mar 16, 2020
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The Newton Graphic operated from 1882 until 1997. There are 4 issues in this month. Issue dates included: January 5, 1978 January 12, 1978 January 19, 1978 January 26, 1978
Topics: Local History, Newton, MA, Historical Newspapers, Periodicals
Newman Numismatic Portal - Restricted Material
Mar 16, 2020 Numismatics International Bulletin
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Numismatics International membership directory from 1978.
Topic: Numismatics, Periodicals
Newman Numismatic Portal
Mar 14, 2020 Numismatics International Bulletin
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Yearly index of Numismatics International Bulletin publication.
Topic: Numismatics, Periodicals
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
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Topic: Orientation and Mobility
v, 17 p. ; 28 cm
Topics: Brown University. Library -- Catalogs, John Carter Brown Library -- Catalogs, Child development --...
Topic: Orientation and Mobility
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
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Topic: Orientation and Mobility
Millicent Library
Mar 10, 2020 Fairhaven High School (Fairhaven, Mass.)
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Topic: Fairhaven High School (Fairhaven, Mass.)--Students--Yearbooks
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
Mar 9, 2020 Emerson Foulke
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Topic: Orientation and Mobility
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Mar 4, 2020
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volumes ; 28 cm
Topics: Public administration -- Bibliography, Administration publique (Science) -- Bibliographie --...
Marlborough Public Library
Mar 2, 2020 Marlborough High School (Mass.)
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Spine title varies: Marlborough High, Marlborough High School.; Early editions have title Pantherama.; Alternate tites: Marlboro High School yearbook, Marlborough High School yearbook, Pantherama
Topic: Marlborough High School (Mass.)--Students--Yearbooks
Pulaski County Library Yearbooks
Feb 26, 2020 Pulaski County High School
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loaned by Pulaski County High School Library
Topics: subject yearbooks, annuals, sports, clubs, academics, student life, advertising, genealogy,...
Culpeper County Library
Feb 26, 2020 Culpeper County High School
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Topics: yearbooks, Culepeper County, VA, annuals, genealogy
Blue Ridge Regional Library
Feb 26, 2020 PATRICK COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
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Owned by the Patrick County Library Sytem
Topics: yearbooks, annuals, sports, clubs, academics, student life, advertising, genealogy, Patrick County...
Oral History Center of The Bancroft Library at the University of California Berkeley
Feb 25, 2020 Bancroft Library. Oral History Center
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NORMAN ELKINGTON (b. 1903), friend and Republican supporter, on Brown in earlier years, issues in the district attorney's office, cases, staffing, and Brown's 1946 and 1950 statewide campaigns.
Topics: californiarevealed, Politics and government, Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996
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Growing up in Los Angeles; activity in Democratic party, 1938-1979: Young Democrats, Women's Division, Democratic State Central Committee, Democratic party southern division, Democratic Women's Forum; national conventions, 1956-1976: national committeewoman, 1968-1972; losing elections for state chairman, 1976, and national committeewoman, 1964; appointment to State Fair Employment Practices Commission by Edmund G. Brown, Sr.; appointed by state legislators to the South Coast Regional...
Topics: californiarevealed, Politics and government, Women--Political activity
Source: Audio cassette: 5 Tapes of 5
Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory Technical Reports
Feb 19, 2020 Langseth, Marcus G., author
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i, 42 pages : 28 cm
Topics: Drilling platforms, Pacific Ocean -- Philippine Sea
Woburn Public Library
Feb 15, 2020 Woburn Memorial High School (Woburn, Mass.)
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Yearbook for Woburn Memorial High School.; Cover title on 2008 ed.: Innitou road
Topics: Woburn Memorial High School (Woburn, Mass.), School yearbooks, Woburn (Mass.)--Periodicals
iii, 227 pages : 22 x 29 cm
Topics: Eltanin (Ship), Oceanography -- Antarctic Ocean, Oceanography -- Oceania, Oceanography, Antarctic...
U.S. Forest Service publications
Feb 13, 2020 United States. Forest Service
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23cm
Topics: Forest management Directories, United States Forest Service Directories
Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory Technical Reports
Feb 12, 2020 Houtz, R. E., author
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26 unnumbered pages : 28 cm
Topics: Continental shelf -- Research, Underwater acoustics -- Measurement, South Atlantic Ocean
Source: folio
Washington Township Museum of Local History
Feb 12, 2020 Irvington High School
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Book: 216 of 216 (9" x 12")
U.S. Forest Service publications
Feb 3, 2020 United States. Forest Service
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v. : 26-28 cm
Topics: United States Forest Service, Forests and forestry United States Periodicals, Forest policy United...
Westhampton Public Library
Feb 3, 2020 Westhampton (Mass.)
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Topics: Municipal government--Massachusetts--Westhampton, Westhampton (Mass.)--Politics and...
Newman Numismatic Portal
Feb 3, 2020 Garden State Numismatic Association
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New Jersey Numismatic Journal is the official publication of the Garden State Numismatic Association.
Topics: Numismatics, Periodicals
Newman Numismatic Portal
Feb 3, 2020 Garden State Numismatic Association
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New Jersey Numismatic Journal is the official publication of the Garden State Numismatic Association.
Topics: Numismatics, Periodicals
Newman Numismatic Portal
Feb 3, 2020 Garden State Numismatic Association
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New Jersey Numismatic Journal is the official publication of the Garden State Numismatic Association.
Topics: Numismatics, Periodicals
Sacred Heart High School
Jan 30, 2020 Sacred Heart High School (Kingston, Mass.)
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Topics: Sacred Heart High School (Kingston, Mass.)--Students--Periodicals, School...
San Diego History Center
Jan 29, 2020 San Diego Historical Society
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Note : Due to original recording and/or condition when digitized: Side B is Blank; Static on Tape.
Topics: californiarevealed, Art, Architecture, Panama-California Exposition (1915 : San Diego, Calif.),...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Bureau of Land Management Library
Jan 16, 2020 Nadolski, Thomas P
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1 volume (various foliations)℗: 28 cm
Topics: Oil-shale industry -- United States, Oil-shale industry -- Economic aspects -- United States, Oil...
Tulare County Library
Jan 15, 2020 Sequoia Genealogical Society
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Tulare County Library
Jan 15, 2020 Unknown
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Note : Due to original recording and/or condition when digitized: channel imbalance, high hiss, high background noise, phasing. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Clatsop County Historical Society
Jan 14, 2020 Astoria High School
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208-page hardback annual with textured brown "leather" covers. The front cover has a white embossed "sketch" graphic of the Flavel House Museum. Raised lettering at the bottom of the cover says "Zephyrus 1978" with white ink. Size: 9" x 12.25"
Topics: Astoriana, Astoria, Oregon, Zephyrus, annual, Astoria High School, students, Seniors, Juniors,...
Fairfax County Public Library
Jan 2, 2020 Groveton High School
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Alexandria, Virginia
Topics: yearbooks, annuals, sports, clubs, academics, student life, advertising, genealogy, Tigers,...
Fairfax County Public Library
Jan 2, 2020 Fort Hunt High School
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Alexandria, Virginia
Topics: yearbooks, annuals, sports, clubs, academics, student life, advertising, genealogy, Federals,...
San Bruno Public Library
Dec 31, 2019 Unknown;
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Description : Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bolin, photographed January 6, 1978. Mr. Bolin did recording with Jean Pelletiere and Harper Petersen July 20, 1976. Mr. Bolin was a longtime resident of Lomita Park before it was annexed by San Bruno. During the United States Bicentennial in 1976, he participated in an oral history project. Jean Pelletiere, who worked for the San Bruno Library, and Harper Petersen, who was San Bruno's Fire Marshal, were both on San Bruno's Bicentennial Committee. Series Title...
Topics: californiarevealed, Portraits--California--San Bruno, Interviews--California--San Bruno
Source: 1 Page of 1: Photograph
Brooklyn Public Library
Dec 19, 2019 Bishop Ford Central High School
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Bishop Ford Central High School: High Point November 1978
Topics: School Newspapers, Brooklyn
Brooklyn Public Library
Dec 19, 2019 Bishop Ford Central High School
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Bishop Ford Central High School: High Point September 1978
Topics: School Newspapers, Brooklyn
Brooklyn Public Library
Dec 19, 2019 Bishop Ford Central High School
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Bishop Ford Central High School: High Point May 1978
Topics: School Newspapers, Brooklyn
Brooklyn Public Library
Dec 19, 2019 Bishop Ford Central High School
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Bishop Ford Central High School: High Point March 1978
Topics: School Newspapers, Brooklyn
Brooklyn Public Library
Dec 19, 2019 Bishop Ford Central High School
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Bishop Ford Central High School: High Point January 1978
Topics: School Newspapers, Brooklyn
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Dec 13, 2019 KCRA-TV (Television station : Sacramento, Calif.)
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Note : Due to original recording: audio cuts in and out, for example in part 2 starting at 07:50:13. KCRA-TV news footage of the Squaw Valley tram accident on April 15, 1978, that killed four people and injured over 30 others. Includes interviews with survivors at the hospital and Squaw Valley owner Alex Cushing. Also includes footage of the tram operating on January 6, 1979, the first day it was put back into service after the accident. Written on original container for r01: 1983/131 Squaw...
Topics: californiarevealed, Transportation accidents, Transportation accidents--Investigation,...
Source: 16mm film: 2 Reels of 2
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Dec 12, 2019 KCRA-TV (Television station : Sacramento, Calif.)
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Note : Due to original recording and/or condition when digitized: audio goes in and out throughout different spliced sections. KCRA-TV news footage of the arrest, trial, and conviction of Richard Chase, a serial killer who murdered six people in Sacramento in the span of one month -- December 1978 through January 1979. Called "The Vampire of Sacramento," Chase cannibalized his victims and drank their blood. Trial footage includes reporting by Spencer Michaels, courthouse scenes,...
Topics: californiarevealed, Serial murderers, Murder, Murderers, Crime and the press, Crime in mass media,...
Source: 16mm film: 5 Reels of 5