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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records

California's first legislature, meeting in 1849–50, charged the Secretary of State to receive "…all public records, registered maps, books, papers, rolls, documents and other writings…which appertain to or are in any way connected with the political history and past administration of the government of California…" The California State Archives, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State, continues to serve in the spirit of those early instructions, providing a repository for the state's ...



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California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Water Resources
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Additional Titles : Fire Story Description : Reporter, John Gibson, shows a behind the scenes look at a day in the life of a fire fighter, produced for local television. He trains with Fire Captain Ed Wagner of the California Division of Forestry Fire Station in Auburn, California. This training includes conducting a controlled burn near Beale Air Force Base, a moderate workout, and finally, fighting a brush fire. DWR had an in-house film department that regularly produced film segments for...
Topic: californiarevealed
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Youth Authority
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Description : Silent film documenting various training, educational and athletic programs provided by Whittier State School for Boys. Also included is a portion of a monthly placement breakfast held for boys who were being paroled. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm (camera original) Call Number : 2007-134 Collection : Youth Authority Records Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topics: californialightandsound, Corrections--California, Whittier State School (Whittier, Calif.),...
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Fish and Game
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Description: Documents the events surrounding the oil spill off Santa Barbara's coast. This oil spill led to subsequent environmental protection legislation. Source : 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Call Number : F3498 Collection: Inventory of the Fish and Game Records Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Horses, Rodeos, People
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Olson, Richard
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Topics: californiarevealed, Beaches, Sports, Black-and-white photography, Women volleyball players
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Public Utilities Commission
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Description:  In 1912, the Railroad Commission required all steam, electric, street and switching railroads to submit detailed, notarized maps of the location of their lines and facilities in California. This series is composed of alignments showing the location of right of way, profiles illustrating track elevation, and station plats locating depots, yards, and other facilities. The maps also provide extremely accurate information on geographic features, ownership of land near railroad lines,...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Page of 1: Aperture Card (3 x 7 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People, Buildings
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
This album includes photographs, circa 1930, of California Youth Authority facilities such as the Preston School of Industry, Ventura School for Girls, and Whittier State School. Whittier opened in 1891, Preston opened in 1892, and Ventura opened in 1913. This photo album includes records that are significant because they help to inform researchers about California's programs established to rehabilitate and train youths and about the conditions under which the youths were housed. The...
Topics: californiarevealed, Depressions--1929--California, Preston School of Industry (Ione, Calif.),...
Source: Photograph Album: 238 Pages of 238 (16 x 21 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Shot putting, Buildings
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Basketball, Action photography, Basketball...
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, People, Baseball players, Baseball, Action...
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Beaches, Sports, Black-and-white photography, Women volleyball players
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Birds, Flamingos
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Dancers
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Basketball, Action photography, Basketball...
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Models (Persons), Costumes, Scott, Carroll
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Animals, Bullfights, Crowds, Action photography, Black-and-white photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Boxing
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (5 x 7 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Olson, Richard
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Building and structures, Buildings
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Beaches, People
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, People, Baseball players, Action...
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Racetracks (Horse racing), Animals, Horses, Horse...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Water Resources
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Digitized by California Revealed .
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Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People, Sports, Ice skating, Action photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Geography--Rivers and streams, Landscape...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Athletes, Roller skating, Action...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Whitaker & Baxter
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Description : Judge Coakley was an Associate Appeals Justice of the California Appeals Court, Deputy Attorney General of California, Judge of the Superior Court of Mariposa County and well known big band leader of the 1930's. This film is part of a series that documents Coakley's run for Attorney General against Stanley Mosk in 1962, which he lost. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 2 inch videotape: Quad Call Number : C134.3 Collection : Inventory of the Whitaker & Baxter Campaigns, Inc. Records ....
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Hunting, Animals, Dogs, Firearms, Rifles
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People, Olympic Club
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Landscape photography, Buildings, Observatory...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Animals, Bullfights, Crowds, Black-and-white photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Elephants, Circus
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
Note : All abnormalities seen in files are on the tape. Best possible transfer was achieved for this pre-EIAJ format. Part 5 is missing sound during Unruh's speech, until 00:15:23 Description : This series seems to capture the news media's coverage of the 1970 California Gubernatorial Campaign. While the majority of the coverage seems to focus on Unruh, a good amount of coverage does focus on appearances by Governor Reagan as well. One of the more notable incidents of the campaign that is...
Topic: californiarevealed
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Corrections
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Description:   Johnny Cash performs, in concert, at the Correctional Training Facility, at Soledad, CA (1980). Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number : Corrections Videotape #307 Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
Topic: californiarevealed
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Olson, Richard
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Automobiles, United States. Veterans Administration
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Crowds, Sports, Ski jumping
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Aviation
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs, People, Dog shows
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs, People, Dog shows
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Tennis, Action photography
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People, Baseball players
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Oil Industry, Petroleum refineries, Buildings and...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Mines and mineral resources, Buildings
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, People, Crowds
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Crowds, Buildings
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Landscape photography, Lakes, Plants, Sunset...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Oil wells, Mines and mineral resources, Buildings
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (3 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Lakes, Landscape photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Basketball, Action photography, Basketball...
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by California Department of Forestry
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The Emergency Conservation Work Act of 1933 created the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), an important part of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s New Deal and the country's battle against the Great Depression. The CCC put millions of people to work on an extensive building program concentrating on America's parks and natural resources. CCC workers built and improved a wide variety of park facilities and infrastructure throughout California and the rest of the country, including...
Topics: californiarevealed, Depressions--1929--California, New Deal, 1933-1939, Civilian Conservation Corps...
Source: Book: 104 Pages of 104 (11 x 15 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Boats, Ferry Boats, Black-and-white photography
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Deserts
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Trees, Cypress, Landscape photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Dogs
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Automobiles, Beer, Malt liquors
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Olson, Richard
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Wrestling
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Bulls, Rodeos, People
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Buildings
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Cows
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Athletes, Roller skating
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Animals, Horses, Action photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Animals, Bullfights, Crowds, Black-and-white photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Cows
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Portrait photography
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Celebrations, People
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
California State Archives Audiovisual and Cartographic Records
by Olson, Richard
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Sports, Football, Los Angeles Rams (Football team:...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Landscape photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Roller skating, Roller skates
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Rodeos, Animals, Crowds
Source: Glass Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Sailing Ships, Photography of sailing ships, Black-and-white photography, Masts...
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Black-and-white photography, Automobiles, Buildings
Source: Photographic Negative: 1 Page of 1 (4 x 5 in.)