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Additional Title : 1981 Christmas Pageant and Interview with Louise Jorgensen Series Title : Oakland Christmas Pageant Description : Footage of the 1981 Oakland Christmas Pageant. Performed annually from 1919 to 1987 by Oakland's elementary and junior high school students as a gift to the city, the pageant was organized and choreographed by Louise Jorgensen, of the Parks and Recreation Department, who travelled to each school and instructed the students in the their parts. Source : 1 Tape of 1:...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Oakland (Calif.)-Social life and customs
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by College and High School Choir-First Covenant Church (Oakland, Calif.)
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The College and High School Choir of the First Covenant Church of Oakland, California, perform original choral music. Notes on container: Celebrate Life! Music by Buryl Red. Books and Lyrics by Ragan Courtney. Presented by the College and High School Choir of the First Covenant Church. Oakland, California 1975 Label (side 1): The College and High School Choir of The First Covenant Church Oakland, California-1975 presents Celebrate Life Music by Buryl Red Lyrics by Ragan Courtney Side 1 33-1/3...
Topics: californiarevealed, Choruses
Source: Vinyl recording: 1 Disc of 1
Additional Title : Sailing Lake Merritt Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm 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 that allowed by fair...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
Additional Title : Oakland's Jack London Label on original tape : Side 1: #1 Jack London's Socialism (cont.). Side 2: #2(a) side #1 cont. (2 min) (b) Oakland's Jack London. 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...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : High amount of hiss on recording as on original tape. Additional Title : Pat Coyne Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Irish Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Oakland Park Department
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Park Department. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Content begins and ends abruptly. Additional Title : Donald Mockel Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topic: californialightandsound
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Melrose Elementary School
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Description : Footage of Melrose Elementary School students interviewing local business people who tell the history of the neighborhood. Additional Description : Recorded at St. Leo's School Auditorium. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Downtown Merchants Association
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Additional Title : 1949 Christmas Balloon Parade Description : The second annual Christmas Balloon Parade through downtown Oakland, California, featuring huge character balloons, marching bands, and children's groups from various recreation centers. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm 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,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Oakland (Calif.)-Social life and customs, Parades-California, home movie
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Oakland Public Schools
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Description : Footage of students and staff at the Charles A. Whitton School for physically handicapped children, circa 1970s. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Public Schools. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Program recorded at low level, with interviewer's questions especially difficult to hear. Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Father Oliver Lynch Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Lotter, Richard
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Description : Side 1: Track 1: Overture in B (Giovanni); Track 2: Deep River (Negro Spiritual); Track 3: Toccata (Frescho Baldi), Soloist: John Bullock, organist; Track 4: Persuasion (Nestico), Soloist: Tom Bent, alto sax. Side 2: Track 1: Ain't No Way (Fisher); Track 2: Color My World, Soloist: David Bamberger, piano; Track 3: S-55 (Traner); Track 4: 4:30 a.m. (Soder). Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Unified School District. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide...
Topics: californialightandsound, Lotter, Richard, Oakland High School Symphonic Band, Century Records,...
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Father Antonio A. Valdivia Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Mexican Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Moyle, W. S.
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Note : Low resolution, dark, fluttering, film-to-tape transfer (shot off the wall). Additional Title : Home Movies of Oakland Description : Footage of speed boat races on Lake Merritt and Lakeside Park, during the 1940s and 1950s. Note on original tape : 1. Lake Merritt - 1950's - Super 8mm - Color 2. Lake Merritt - 1940's - B/W - 16mm 3. Circus - 1940's - 16mm 4. Speed Boats - 1940's - 16mm 5. Lake Merritt - 1940's - 16mm 6. Fountain - 1940's - 16mm 7. This is your Town 8. Merry Christmas - by...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Note : Dellums interview begins 00:01:14. Cut in tape at 00:31:08. Video dropouts and head switching noise as on tape. Additional Title : Congressman Ronald V. Dellums Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--Oakland,...
Label on original tape : K. Cleaver/B. Seale/Huey Newton/H. Rap Brown/S. Carmichael. Call Number : AC 322.42097 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...
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Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
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Additional Title : Oakland East Bay Symphony Tribute to Gordon Parks Description : Footage of the Oakland East Bay Symphony concert featuring Isaac Hayes in honor of photographer, filmmaker and writer Gordon Parks. Additional Description : Paramount Theatre, Oakland, California Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Rights are owned by KTOP. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Note : No audio to 00:01:08. Interview begins at 00:01:43 and runs to 00:59:15. Music performance from 00:59:17 to end. Additional Title : Johnny Heartsman Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Gap in audio from 00:00:28-00:01:25 on Part 1. Audio is somewhat muffled as on original tape. Additional Title : H. Leo Saito Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
Topics: californialightandsound, Japanese Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Note : West Oakland tour to 00:20:36. Studio interview begins 00:20:40. Additional Title : Tom Nash Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Covel, Paul F.
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Note on original : Birds South and West. Covel, April - 73, Orig to Dup, [Orly] winter - oil spill,etc., S. Diego co. [at desert]. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Rights are owned by Paul F. Covel. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some...
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Note : Levels are low as in original recording. Description : In the early 1980s, long-time Oakland residents were interviewed to capture their memories of Oakland during the early part of the 20th century. Interviewees were from various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Additional Description : Original label on box: 5 - Connolly, John (Monsignor) Tape 1, C1 Rights : Rights are owned by Camron Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to...
Topics: californialightandsound, Thomas, Sally, Connolly, Monsignor John
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Youngberg, Harold C.
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Description : Side 1 and 2: 9th Grade Chorus (1000 voices), Director of Music Education: Youngberg, Harold C.; Jr. High Orchestra (230 players), Supervisor of Instrumental Music: Silfies, F. Robin. Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Unified School District. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Youngberg, Harold C., Oakland Unified School District
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
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Note : Part 1 has 1 minute of silence after introduction, from 00:00:53 - 00:01:57. Description : In the early 1980s, long-time Oakland residents were interviewed to capture their memories of Oakland during the early part of the 20th century. Interviewees were from various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Additional Description : Original label on box: 8 - Durante, Martin - Tape 1, C1 Rights : Rights are owned by Camron Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright Holder has given...
Topics: californialightandsound, Hughes, Kathryn, Thomas, Sally, Durante, Martin
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Note : Content begins after the first minute. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by University of California
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The University of California Glee Club has its origins as a male octet in 1875. It was the first American university choral group to tour in Europe. The glee club has since performed throughout the United States, in a number of foreign countries, and with professional soloists and orchestral groups. Notes on container: Cataloging Label: HB-2555 An Evening of Song with the University of California Glee Club, 1875-1958 Robert Paul Commanday, Director The University of California Glee Club had its...
Topics: californiarevealed, Choral music, Glee clubs
Source: Vinyl recording: 1 Disc of 1
Note : Recording is silent from 00:36:28 - 00:36:46. Description : In the early 1980s, long-time Oakland residents were interviewed to capture their memories of Oakland during the early part of the 20th century. Interviewees were from various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Additional Description : Original label on box: 1 - Bargiacchi, D. Tape 1, Copy 1 Rights : Rights are owned by Camron Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to...
Topics: californialightandsound, Bargiacchi, Dewey, King, Glenn
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Additional Title : John Denis Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain...
Topics: californialightandsound, German Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Recorded at low level. Additional Title : Rena Colombo Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks....
Topics: californialightandsound, Neighborhoods--California--Oakland--Sheffield Village
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Beginning of Part 1 is muffled, recorded at low level. Level increases after 00:01:20. Additional Title : Bernyce Burke Rydman Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
Topics: californialightandsound, Irish Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Nicholas C. Petris Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Greek Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Additional Title : Richard Lee Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain...
Topics: californialightandsound, Chinese Americans--California--Oakland,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Additional Title : State Senator Nick Petris Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Note : Studio interview begins 00:26:48. Additional Title : Joseph A. and James R. Moore Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Snyder, James E.
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Description : Side 1, Track 1: Excerpts from Sacred Service (by Ernest Bloch); Performers: Eugene Babcock, baritone; Kathleen Healy and Sandra Soderlund, accompanist. Side 2, Track 1: Selections from Showboat (by Jerome Kern); Performers: Ruth Manuel, soloist; Linda Roberson, accompanist; Track 2: Selections from The Student Prince (by Sigmund Romberg); Performers: Kathleen Healy, accompanist. Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Unified School District. Copyright Holder has given Institution...
Topics: californialightandsound, Snyder, James E., Castlemont High School Choir, Capitol Records [Capitol...
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Covel, Paul F.
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Rights : Rights are owned by Paul F. Covel. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Additional Title : Tippy Alexander Jones Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
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by Spencer, Harry; Mortarotti, John
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Description : Side 1 -- Track 1: Regeneration (Christiansen); Track 2: The Peasant and his Oxen (arranger, Smith); Track 3: The Black Oak Tree (Niles); Track 4: Alleluia (Thompson); Track 5: All Creatures Now are Merry Minded (Bennett); Track 6: I am a Poor Wayfaring Stranger (Scott); Track 7: Little White Hen (Scandello); Performers: Girls Glee Club; Track 8: The Lamb (Ross); Track 9: In Silent Night (Brahms) Performer: Shirley Kirk, solo violin. Side 2 -- Track 1: Irish Tune from Count[r]y...
Topics: californialightandsound, Oakland Technical High School Choir, Capitol Records [Custom], Oakland...
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland City College Choir perform on the 29th year of choral director Cece Enlow's devotion to the cause of music af Oakland City College. Notes on container: Cataloging Label: 17161 Cover: Oakland City College Choir and Madrigal Singers Dedication Record to Cece Enlow, Director on his twenty-ninth year of choral direction and devotion to the cause of music. Label: Oakland City College Ninth Annual Spring Concert dedicated to Cece Enlow, Director For additional information see California...
Topics: californiarevealed, Choral music
Source: Vinyl recording: 1 Disc of 1
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Piedmont Avenue Neighborhood Improvement League
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Description : Introduction by Chris Peeples (5:30). Slides and talk by Ted Wurm. Additional Description : Recorded at St. Leo's School Auditorium. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Rights are owned by Piedmont Avenue Neighborhood Improvement League. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Snyder, James E.
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Description : The Oakland Public Schools had a hearty music program with active choirs, youth orchestras, and bands during most of the 20th century. These groups performed locally, statewide, nationally and internationally. Side 1 Track 1: Jesu, Priceless Treasure. Track 2: Unto the Lord Side 2 Track 1: Early Spring Track 2: Joshua. Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Park Department. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission...
Topics: californialightandsound, Castlemont High School Choir, RCA Victor, Oakland Unified School District
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Mortarotti, John; Nixon, Melbern
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Description : Side 1: Director: Mortarotti, John; Side 1: Overture to a Costume Comedy (by Stanley Black); Symphony No. 5, First Movement (Dvorak). Side 2: Director: Nixon, Melbern; Symphony No. 5, Finale (Shostakovich); String Ensemble; Nicolette (from "Trois Chansons" by Ravel-Holmes). Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Unified School District. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of...
Topics: californialightandsound, Mortarotti, John, Nixon, Melbern
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note: Main interview begins at 00:01:28. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights owned by the Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online.  Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed  by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the  reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase  agreements,...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Part 2 has about one minute of silence from 00:41:27 - 00:42:48. Additional Title : Amy E. Eto Interview Description : In the early 1980s, long-time Oakland residents were interviewed to capture their memories of Oakland during the early part of the 20th century. Interviewees were from various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Rights : Rights are owned by Camron Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Hughes, Kathryn, Norton, Pamela, Eto, Amy E., Japanese...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Right channel recorded at lower level than left on Part 1. Additional Title : Emily Stromberg Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Emelita Cohen Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks....
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Harold Lawrence Productions
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Additional Title : FDR's Floating White House: U.S.S. Potomac Description : Tour and history of the U.S. S. Potomac, Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s presidential yacht, moored in the Oakland estuary. Additional Description : Archival footage and still photos of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidency and of the Potomac in use as an historical museum. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In...
Topic: californiarevealed
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Note : Interviews begin at 00:22:00 after exteriors, camera tests. Audio slightly distorted as on original tape. Additional Title : Dick Murdock and Joe Williams Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Oakland Public Library
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Description : This film captures the Oakland History Room's 1998 exhibit, "Radiant Light: the Ming Quong Home." Exhibition was presented from 1998-07-18 through 1998-09-12. Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by...
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Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
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Note : Speed fluctuation in the beginning of part 1 as in original recording. Ends abruptly. Description : In the early 1980s, long-time Oakland residents were interviewed to capture their memories of Oakland during the early part of the 20th century. Interviewees were from various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Additional Description : Original label on box: 6 - Cunha, Ella Mae - Tape 1 Rights : Rights are owned by Camron Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright Holder has...
Topics: californialightandsound, West, Margaret, Cunha, Ella Mae
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Unknown
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The city of Oakland marked its centennial in 1952 with a number of cultural celebrations including musical performances. This recording is a part of the Centennial Musical Festival, recorded during the last week of May 1952. Notes on container: Oakland Centennial part of musical program May 1952 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Oakland (Calif.)--Social life and customs, Centennials, Oakland Centennial...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Rose Silva Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks....
Topics: californialightandsound, Portuguese Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Description : In the early 1980s, long-time Oakland residents were interviewed to capture their memories of Oakland during the early part of the 20th century. Interviewees were from various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Additional Description : Original label on box: 9-A - Ericcson, M.K. - Tape 1, Copy 1 Rights : Rights are owned by Camron Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
Topics: californialightandsound, Norton, Pamela, Ericsson, Mary Kentra
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Content begins abruptly. First few seconds of Part 3 are muffled. Additional Title : Royal Towns Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
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The Oakland Banjo Band, a local nonprofit founded in August 1964, was comprised of a diverse group of musicians including attorneys, dentists, a supermarket manager, realtors, prison guards, doctors, and even a deputy sheriff. The popular band played for lodges, social clubs, hospitals, shopping centers, and at many other venues. Notes on container: SSLC 8966-A Glenn Davis, Director Donna Olesen, Co-leader and Featured Vocalist First Recording by the Oakland Banjo Band - June 10, 1966 SIDE ONE...
Topics: californiarevealed, Banjo, Banjo music
Source: Vinyl recording: 1 Disc of 1
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Oakland Office of Public Works
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The Oakland-Berkeley Fire of October 1991 was the country's largest urban fire, destroying over 2,800 homes and many apartment buildings. Fire prevention became a major goal of both residents and city agencies in the wake of the "firestorm." Notes on container: City of Oakland "Response & Recovery: the Aftermath of the Oakland Fire" Oakland Version 10:27 10/6/92 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Fire Prevention, Oakland (Calif.)
Source: VHS: 1 Tape of 1
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : High amount of hiss, especially on Part 1. Additional Title : Dominga Velasco Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Mexican Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Youngberg, Harold C.
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Description : Side 1 and 2: 9th Grade Chorus (1100 voices), Director of Music Education: Youngberg, Harold, C.; Jr. High Orchestra (250 players), Supervisor of Instrumental Music: Silfies, F. Rollin. Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Unified School District. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Youngberg, Harold C., Oakland Junior High Orchestra, Oakland Unified...
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note: Interview begins at 00:00:51. Content ends abruptly. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights owned by the Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online.  Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed  by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the  reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note: Main interview begins at 00:01:53 on Part 1. Interview restarts at 00:01:24 on Part 3. Rights : Copyrighted. Rights owned by the Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Copyright holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online.  Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed  by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the  reproduction of some materials may be...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by King Junior High School of Oakland; California Concert Orchestra; Glee Clubs; Symphonic Orchestra
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Description : Side 1: Concert Orchestra; Director: Ono, Frank; Track 1: La Finta Giardiniera Overture (Mozart-Isaac); Track 2: Praeludium and Corrente (Corelli-Barnes); Track 3: Concert for Two Flutes and Orchestra (Vivaldi-Muller); Soloists: Gretchen Heide, Elisa London; Track 4: Romeo and Juliet (Introduction and Finale) (Tschaikowsky-Muller). Glee Clubs; Director: Dean, Maurice; Track 1: My Heart Longs for Springtime (Praetorius); Track 2: Vive L'Amour (Boys) (College Song); Soloist: Burt...
Topics: californialightandsound, King Junior High School of Oakland, California Concert Orchestra, Glee...
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Constantine Lekas Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Additional Title : 1992 Christmas Holiday Pageant Series Title : Oakland Christmas Pageant Description : Footage of the 1992 Oakland Holiday Pageant, a multi-cultural program put on to revive the city's former Christmas Pageant which was performed annually from 1919 to 1987 by Oakland's elementary and junior high school students as a gift to the city. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17,...
Topics: californialightandsound, Oakland (Calif.)-Social life and customs
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Oakland Public Library
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Source : 2 Tapes of 2: MiniDV Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without...
Topic: californialightandsound
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
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Description : Side 1 and 2: Oakland Junior High Chorus; Oakland Junior High Orchestra Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Unified School District. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase...
Topics: californialightandsound, Youngberg, Harold C., Silfies, E. Rollin, Junior High School Chorus,...
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : In part 1 program begins at 00:00:39, after some noise. Additional Title : Willie G. P. Blumert Inteview Description : In the early 1980s, long-time Oakland residents were interviewed to capture their memories of Oakland during the early part of the 20th century. Interviewees were from various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Additional Description : Original label on box: 2 - Blumert, Bill, Tape 1 C1 Rights : Rights are owned by Camron Stanford House Preservation Association....
Topics: californialightandsound, Swent, Lee, Blumert, Bill
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Note : Content begins abruptly. Audio is somewhat distorted. Additional Title : Josephine De La Cruz Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor...
Topic: californiarevealed
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Mousalimas recorded at low level as on original tape. Additional Title : Susie Mousalimas Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
Topics: californialightandsound, Greek Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Program recorded at somewhat level. Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Albert Correa Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Gap in Part 1 between 00:00:30-00:01:22. Content ends abruptly. Additional Title : Helene Noddin Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
Topics: californialightandsound, Scottish Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Additional Title : Martin and Rosemarie Sanchez Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in...
Topics: californialightandsound, Mexican Americans--California--Oakland,...
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association
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Note : Distortion at beginning and end of tape sides. Additional Title : Morrie Turner Interview Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Camron-Stanford House Preservation Association. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--Oakland
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by Mortarotti, John; Griller, Sidney; Haynes, Thomas
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Description : Concerto Grosso in D-Minor, Opus 3, Number 11; Academic Festival Overture, Opus 80; Symphony No. 5 in B Flat Major. Rights : Rights are owned by Oakland Unified School District. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be...
Topics: californialightandsound, Northern California High School Honor Orchestra, Mortarotti, John,...
Source: 1 Disc of 1: LP Record
Oakland History Center, Oakland Public Library
by California Department of Transportation
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Additional Title : Midge Fernandez Interview Source : 1 Tape of 1: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public Library, Oakland History Room. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks....
Topic: californialightandsound
Note : Part 1 has audio stutter at beginning. Audio levels and quality vary as podium mic goes out. Buzz throughout. Image is dark at times to pick up projection. Description : A collaborative program of Poets & Writers, the Oakland Museum of California, and the Oakland Public Library, this program features readings by California poets writing about works of visual arts in the Oakland Museum of California. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: VHS Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Oakland Public...
Topic: californiarevealed