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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Academic Film Archive of North America
by Robert Amran
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The real star here is the late aerial photographer James Freeman, whose breathtaking helicopter shots of Mayan and Aztec ruins at sunrise and sunset won an Academy Award for this film in 1971. Although the English version was narrated by Orson Welles, the Spanish version, narrated by Ricardo Montalban, is in better keeping with the ethnic aspect of the film, and no knowledge of Spanish is needed to appreciate his dramatic impact. Don't be put off by the heroic musical score: this film is...
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Topics: Maya, Aztec, helicopter, Chichen Itza, Monte Alban, Tulum, Toltec, Uxmal, Palenque
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Milan Herzog
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'Otra Carta' was the final film in the 'La Familia Fernández' series of 54 Spanish language instruction films distributed by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films (EB) in 1965, produced by Milan Herzog and directed by Irving Rusinow. The curriculum developer was John W. Oller. Here, various sites in Mexico City are shown, including the relatively traffic-free Avenida de la Reforma, and and the flower-laden boats of Xochimilco. For more on EB's foreign-language instruction films of the early 1960s,...
Topic: Encyclopedia Britannica Films
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Milan Herzog
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Lesson 12 in Encyclopaedia Britannica's 'Emilio en España' Spanish language instruction series of 1965. This film focuses on the mill culture of La Mancha as they visit an ancient waterwheel (noria), a country bakery, and view the fascinating inner workings of a centuries-old windmill, as they tour the Meseta Central in their Land Rover Series II SWB. For more on EB's foreign language series of films from the early 1960s, visit http://www.afana.org/ebforeign.htm
Topics: Land Rover Series II, La Mancha, windmill, noria, Spanish language instruction
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Milan Herzog
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Lesson 11 in Encyclopaedia Britannica's 'Emilio en España' Spanish language instruction series of 1965. This film focuses on age-old farming practices in the Meseta Central, including mule and wooden plow. For more on EB's foreign language series of films from the early 1960s, visit http://www.afana.org/ebforeign.htm
Topics: Meseta Central, Spain, Spanish language instruction
Fadiman Social Documentaries
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A Daring Journey: From Immigration to Education follows three stories about individuals who risked their lives to cross the border from Mexico to the United States. The film begins with each giving a vivid description of his journey and then explores their struggles to earn a living in the shadows of our immigration system. We follow their stories as they pursue their dreams. Luis, Sergio and Ruben Jr., all seek higher education. Luis seeks a Master's Degree and Sergio seeks to be allowed to...
Topics: daring, journey, spanish, fadiman, dorothy, tomlins, owen, robles, ruben, immigration, eastside...
Rumi Nagashima
movies
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Rumi Nagashima
movies
eye 248
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Lummis, Charles Fletcher, collector
audio
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"El Charro," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Songs, Spanish, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California, Spanish...
Note : Recording is in Spanish. Background noise throughout. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 1/2 inch videotape: reel-to-reel 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. Transmission or reproduction of works...
Topic: californiarevealed
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Lummis, Turbese, vocalist
audio
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Turbesé Lummis sings "La Noche Esta Serena," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1914.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Songs, Spanish, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California, Spanish...
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Villa, Luisa, performer; Villa, Rosa, performer
audio
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Luisa Villa and Rosa Villa perform "Hamaca," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Songs, Spanish, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California, Spanish...
Lara Aragon
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Lara waits for the show to start and passes time by chatting to other circus artists. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, backstage, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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Lara spends time with the other artists before the show starts. She enters the ring and performs the first songs of the show. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Lara Aragon
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This is the life story interview of Lara Aragon, a traveling clown and on-screen paticipant featured in Lives in Transit from Managulf, Spain. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Bibo, Sol, vocalist
audio
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Sol Bibo sings "Song of Manuel the Navajo chief," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1904. Lummis announces  that this song was sung at the time of the Navajo-Mexican wars. Per the Navajo Nation Museum, this is Bibo's version of a Navajo Song, rather than an actual Navajo song. The words are incorrect, with no Navajo words, or words that are pronounced incorrectly.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Music, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California
Ivan Montano
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This is the life story interview of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. At the time of the shoot, Ivan was 56 years old. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org
Topics: Cali, Colombia, life story, horse cart driver, lives in transit, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Lara Aragon
movies
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After the show, Lara, her brother Gaby and Pimpoyo (the artistic name of Lara's husband Angel) sign autographs and take photos with children. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, photos, autographs,...
El Teatro Campesino Archives
by El Teatro Campesino
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Description : In Spanish. History of Mexico from 1897 to the revolution. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : El Teatro Campesino Archives Call Number : cusb-v1230 Rights : The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. No further...
Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Chicano movement--California
University of Washington Libraries
by Garfias, Robert
movies
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Contents: Flamenco music and dance. “Bulerias & solea por buleria”. Anzonini del Puerto (Manuel Bermudez)voice, “tabla”, palmas, dance; accompanied by Gary Hayes /guitar. Recorded by Gary Margason, John Ricker and Lucy Dunsmoor at the University of Washington Meany orchestral practice studio. S-122. El Lindo Pajarito. Las Cuatro Milpas.       S-123. Malhombre. “Polkita”. Amor Bonito. Hace un Ano. The University of Washington Ethnomusicology Archives’ Garfias Film...
Topics: Flamenco music, Robert Garfias, Anzonini del Puerto (Manuel Bermudez), Gary Hayes, Seattle,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara, her husband and her brother Gaby perform and interact with the audience. They have short breaks between songs. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Garcia, Manuela, vocalist
audio
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Manuela Garcia sings "La Primavera," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1902.
Topics: Spanish songs, Folk Songs, Spanish, Los Angeles, Charles Lummis, California, Wax cylinders, Spanish...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan talks with his mother in private. Ivan helps his brother, Dario, to sign a document. He is then visited by his nieces. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Kamp, Adalaida, vocalist
audio
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Adalaida Kamp sings "El Zapatero," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, July 21, 1904.
Topics: Spanish songs, wax cylinders, folk songs, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Bibo, Sol, vocalist
audio
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Sol Bibo sings "Navajo Corn Song," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1904. Per the Navajo Nation Museum, this is Bibo's version of a Navajo Corn Song, rather than an actual Navajo song. The words are incorrect, with no Navajo words, or words that are pronounced incorrectly.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Music, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California
Note : Program begins at 00:00:27. En español. There are many errors from the original recording. Some audio dropout due to mic problems. Video dropout until 00:01:30. Audio and video mostly lost 00:03:20 - 00:04:20. Audio mostly lost 00:05:00 - 00:06:00, lost completely 00:26:00 - 00:27:00, and then intermittent until the end. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape: reel-to-reel Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In...
Topics: californialightandsound, Cuevas, Jose Luis
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Abadie, Pastora, vocalist
audio
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Pastora Abadie sings "No Me Olvides," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, Calif., circa 1900.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Charles Lummis, Folk Music, Los Angeles, California
Lara Aragon
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The show resumes after the break. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, photos, globallivesproject,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan feeds his horse, waters his plants, and goes to the soccer field to watch his nephew's training. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Kamp, Adalaida, vocalist
audio
eye 122
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Adalaida Kamp sings "La Mariposa," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Songs, Spanish, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California, Spanish...
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Garcia, Manuela, vocalist
audio
eye 116
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Manuela Garcia sings "La Magica Mujer," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Songs, Spanish, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California, Spanish...
Description : Gracie Villagomez and Alfredo H. Zuniga interviewed Don Juan Villagomez about his life. 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. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright...
Topics: californialightandsound, Villagomez, Gracie, Zuniga, Alfredo H.
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Lara Aragon
movies
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After finishing her make up and hair, Lara waits for the show to start. She spends most of her time chating to other circus artists and making work phone calls. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, make up, phone calls, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Ivan Montano
movies
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Ivan starts his itinerary with his wife, Martha Petecastro, by the adjacent neighborhoods. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, nieces, neighborhood, house, mother, sister, parqu�s, computer game,...
Community Audio
by Abadie, Pastora, vocalist
audio
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comment 0
Pastora Abadie sings "La Pescadora," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, Calif., 1904.
Topics: Spanish songs, Charles Lummis, Wax Cylinders, Folk Music, Los Angeles, California
Lara Aragon
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Lara leaves her caravan and walks towards the dressing room with her husband, Angel. Inside the truck, Lara, her husband and her brother Gaby start getting ready for the show. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, make up, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Rumi Nagashima
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eye 104
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ivan Montano
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Ivan is visited by his nieces while he's giving his horse a rest at the park. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Rumi Nagashima
movies
eye 102
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Rumi Nagashima
movies
eye 102
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Cram, Nina, vocalist
audio
eye 100
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Nina Cram sings "Mi Pepa," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Songs, Spanish, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California, Spanish...
Lara Aragon
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The performers carry on with the second part of their show after the break.
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, photos
Lara Aragon
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The show continues. During the 15 minutes break, they take photos with children and Lara gives a boy in a wheelchair a DVD with their songs. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara P̩rez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, show, clowns, songs, audience, backstage, photos, globallivesproject,...
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ivan Montano
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Ivan and Martha eat breakfast together. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, carriage, horse, horse-cart driver, park, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Description : Protest songs recorded during a Chicano rally at El Salvador Park in Santa Ana, California. The rally focused on immigration issues and involved a march to the Santa Ana police station. 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...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Description : Alfredo H. Zuniga interviewed Lupe Miranda Hernandez of La Habra about her life. 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. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond...
Topics: californialightandsound, Zuniga, Alfredo H., Hernandez, Lupe Miranda
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
San Diego State University, Special Collections and University Archives
by San Diego State University. Center for Regional History
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Note : In part 1 levels get very low after 00:05:30 as on original tape. In part 2 there are some sections that are unintelligible due to static on original tape. Description : Mexican migrant worker in Imperial Valley, California discusses life as a migrant worker during the Depression and later. Original recording available Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by San Diego State University, Special Collections and University Archives. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by...
Topic: californiarevealed
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Amate, Franciso, vocalist
audio
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Francisco Amate sings "El Sereno," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, Calif., 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Folk Music, Wax Cylinders, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California
Description : Alfredo H. Zuniga interviewed Don Jose Ceballos Gallaga, age 77, and his sister, Guadalupe Hernandez, age 79. Jose was born March 20, 1896 and Guadalupe in Jan. 11, 1894, both at Quiseo de Abasolo, Guanajuato, Mexico. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Zuniga, Alfredo H., Gallaga, Don Jose Ceballos, Hernandez, Guadalupe
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Community Audio
by Amate, Franciso, vocalist
audio
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Francisco Amate sings "Valse de Milan," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, Calif., 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Folk Music, Wax Cylinders, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California
Community Audio
by Abadie, Pastora, vocalist
audio
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Pastora Abadie sings "Sueno de Boda Pastora," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, Calif., 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Folk Music, Wax Cylinders, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California
California State University, Sacramento
by Florin Japanese American Citizens League
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Note : Interview is in Japanese. Transcript available at the California State University, Sacramento University Library. Description : Issei female, born on March 3, 1896 to a farm family. She developed a love for craft art from her mother who was educated in Japanese cultural arts. In 1914, at age eighteen, Kotono came to America as a picture bride for Mr. Kato. Her life was to change forever: from 1914 to 1942 she lived under harsh conditions, performing hard field labor, housework, and child...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Lara Aragon
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Everyone is gone. Lara goes back to the dressing room and gets out of her clown costume. She goes to her caravan, cooks dinner for her family and takes a shower. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, truck, caravan, dinner, family, shower, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan plays "parqués" with his nieces and then plays computer games with his niece, Sandra. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan is sleeping. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, tire, repairshop, carriage, horse, horse-cart driver, horse cart driver, lives in...
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
The Autry Museum of the American West
by Garcia, Manuela, vocalist
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Manuela Garcia sings "Chata Cara Bule," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, 1911.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Folk Songs, Spanish, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California, Spanish...
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Lara Aragon
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Lara, her husband and their youngest son Fernando are about to leave in the car that is taking their assistant Jeni's caravan. Angel changes his mind and decides that his family should travel in the dressing room truck so that they can travel together. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video...
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, truck, car, travel, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp,...
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Community Audio
by Abadie, Pastora, vocalist
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Pastora Abadie sings "La Semana," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, Calif., 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Wax Cylinders, Charles Lummis, Folk Music, Los Angeles, California
Ivan Montano
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Ivan trains his horse at the park and then returns to his house. He mets with his brother, Dario, and talks with his mother, Raquel, who is annoyed by the presence of the cameras. He tries to calm her down. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, house, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan rides his horse carriage down one of the main streets in the city, Simon Bolivar Avenue. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, neighborhood, house, mother, sister, parqu�s, computer game, nephew,...
Lara Aragon
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Lara spends time with her eldest son Jose listening to music and watching videos on Youtube. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, family, music, music videos, phone, night, globallivesproject, Global Lives...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan passes by "la escombrera la 50" and says that it's empty, highlighting how it's difficult to find work as a horse-cart drive these days. He heads to the restaurant in his neighborhood to take his lunch break. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This...
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, niece, neighborhood, nephew, soccer, soccer field, bother-in-law, horse...
Lara Aragon
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Lara goes to pick up her brother Gaby's granddaughter from his caravan. She gives breakfast to the children as they watch cartoons on television. Her assistant Jeni enters the caravan with a bag full of shoes that another mum sent for the baby. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodr�_guez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of...
Topics: Magaluf, Spain, circus, caravan, baby bottle, shoes, breakfast, TV, globallivesproject, Global...
Ivan Montano
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Ivan and Martha eat breakfast together and feed the horse. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, horse, family, nieces, park, neighborhood, horse cart driver, lives in transit,...
Community Audio
by Abadie, Pastora, vocalist
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Pastora Abadie sings "Levantate Nina," recorded by Charles Lummis in Los Angeles, Calif., 1904.
Topics: Spanish Songs, Folk Music, Wax Cylinders, Charles Lummis, Los Angeles, California
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ivan Montano
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Ivan continues riding around the city looking for a gig but he doesn't get any yet. This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topics: Cali, Colombia, family, cell phone, house, horse, television, wife, bedroom, sleeping, horse cart...
Rumi Nagashima
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: Tokyo, Japan, disabled, globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives