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The San Francisco History Center contains a research collection of books, newspapers and magazines, photographs, maps, posters, archives and manuscript collections, and ephemera, documenting all aspects of San Francisco life and history. The Center is also the archives for the City and County of San Francisco.



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Description : 22mm for Edison Home Kinetoscope projector. Titles on film: "Giant trees of California, Thomas A. Edison / The Mariposa Grove of Big Trees -- feet high / A fallen monarch, this fell before the building of the Pyramids of Egypt / El Capitan reflected in the water / El Capitan, the largest rock in the world, 3300 feet high."  Note on original can: Class 'A' Giant Trees of California  Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 22mm Call Number : F-Mis-1 Rights : Public domain. No...
Topics: californialightandsound, Redwoods--California, Mariposa (Calif.), Yosemite Valley (Calif.), Giant...
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by San Francisco Port Commission
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Promotional film on the Port of San Francisco, a significant port in the world. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
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by Gerdes, Hartmut; Square One Film and Video
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The San Francisco produced film outlines the "BUD" (Beautification and Urban Design) Plan in San Francisco, as put forth by San Francisco Beautiful. For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Roof gardening--California--San Francisco, Urban...
Source: U-matic: 1 Tape of 1
Note : Part 1 is dark until lights come up at 00:00:50. Source : 2 Tapes of 2: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center. 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
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Kularts
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Written on tape: #8 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
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by KNBR; San Francisco Public Library
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Guest Eric Hoffer: interviewed by Literature Department librarian Nancy Nee and unidentified associate about Hoffer's book Temper of the Times, January 24, 1967? An autodidact of working class roots, Eric Hoffer worked as a migrant worker, following the harvests in California, and then a longshoreman on the docks of San Francisco, which was around the time he started writing. He became known as a "longshoreman philosopher" and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1983. His...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Description : Christopher of San Francisco. Note on can: This is complete version presented by C's friends 1-5-64. / 'C in Action' used material in this film with new ending for political purposes. Film lab receipt in can: dated 3/17/66. Produced at Leo Diner Films in cooperation with KRON-TV (Bill Cothran), KPIX-TV (Dave Caldwell), KGO-TV (News Department) and the San Francisco Chronicle and San Francisco Examiner. Original footage by Charles Stanyan and Bernie Rausch. Narrated by Art Brown....
Topics: californialightandsound, Mayors--California--San Francisco, Christopher, George
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by Kularts
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Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
For additional information see California Revealed .
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Source: VHS: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Unknown
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399473 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 8 page (16 x 11 in)
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by Unknown
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Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 4 page (16 x 11 in)
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by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Unknown
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399506 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 8 page (16 x 11 in)
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Simms, Robert
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399704 .
Topics: californiarevealed, African American newspapers, African Americans--California--San...
Source: Newspaper: 12 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
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by Unknown
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Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 8 page (16 x 11 in)
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by Unknown
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Source: Newspaper: 8 page (16 x 11 in)
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by Unknown
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399339 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 6 page (16 x 11 in)
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Kularts
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
Description : Two recordings. Parts 1 & 2 are Senate staffer George Reedy giving a broadcast on St. Patrick’s Day, paying tribute to SFPD Chief Homicide Inspector Frank Ahern and Homicide Inspector Thomas Cahill for their investigative work for the Special Committee to Investigate Organized Crime in Interstate Commerce, aka the Senate Crime Investigating Committee. The Committee was chaired by Senator Estes Kefauver (Dem. Tennessee). Ahern and Cahill had testified during the Committee’s...
Topics: californialightandsound, San Francisco (Calif.). Police Dept, Organized crime--United States,...
Source: 2 Discs of 2: Lacquer discs/acetates
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Department stores--California--History, Fashion design--History--20th...
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by Simms, Robert
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399660 .
Topics: californiarevealed, African American newspapers, African Americans--California--San...
Source: Newspaper: 12 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
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by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Warr, Jesse J.
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Note : Parts 3-9 have a high amount of hiss and buzz on the original tape. Description : Oral history project co-sponsored by the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, the San Francisco African-American Historical and Cultural Society. Series Title : Afro-Americans in San Francisco prior to World War II: Oral history project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Friends of San Francisco Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--San Francisco, Lucas, Sybil Sanford, 1921-
Source: 5 Tapes of 5: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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by Simms, Robert
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399521 .
Topics: californiarevealed, African American newspapers, African Americans--California--San...
Source: Newspaper: 4 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
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by Kularts
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Interaction between Ifugao and Sonoma Fil AM Community + Las Vegas For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
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by Kularts
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Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
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Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
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by Poly Alumni Association (San Francisco, Calif.)
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Description : First-person account of San Francisco in the early - mid-20th century from a former student of Polytechnic High School. Collection Guide : Poly Alumni Association Records 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...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Kularts
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Written on tape: Work in progress; Tape 1 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
Written on tape: Stockton For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: VHS: 1 Tape of 1
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by Unknown
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399378 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 4 page (16 x 11 in)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 8 page (16 x 11 in)
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399430 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 8 page (16 x 11 in)
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399418 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 8 page (16 x 11 in)
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Simms, Robert
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399604 .
Topics: californiarevealed, African American newspapers, African Americans--California--San...
Source: Newspaper: 12 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
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Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 12 page (16 x 11 in)
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by Simms, Robert
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399664 .
Topics: californiarevealed, African American newspapers, African Americans--California--San...
Source: Newspaper: 12 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399491 .
Topics: californiarevealed, Hunters Point Naval Shipyard--Periodicals, World War,...
Source: Newspaper: 8 page (16 x 11 in)
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Warr, Jesse J.
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Note : Audio levels fluctuate due to machine auto adjusting after loud noises, and lowering levels for awhile. In part 5 there is a buzz during the music sections as on original tape, there is about 30 seconds of silence at 00:16:30, and recording ends abruptly. Description : Oral history project co-sponsored by the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, the San Francisco African-American Historical and Cultural Society. Series Title : Afro-Americans in San Francisco prior to World War...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--San Francisco, Alley, Edward Henry, 1910-
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
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by Kularts
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Ifugao Pere at BCC and dinner party at Daly City, October 28th 2007; Tabernancle Z Alleluia and airport October 29th, 2007 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
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by Kularts
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Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: Video8: 1 Tape of 1
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by Warr, Jesse J.
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Note : Audio levels fluctuate due to machine auto adjusting after loud noises, and lowering levels for awhile. Description : Oral history project co-sponsored by the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, the San Francisco African-American Historical and Cultural Society Series Title : Afro-Americans in San Francisco prior to World War II: Oral history project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Friends of San Francisco Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--San Francisco, Osborne, Johyne Beverly,...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Department stores--California--History, Fashion design--History--20th...
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by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Simms, Robert
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See this link for the most complete and recent information on this record: https://repository.californiarevealed.org/node/399524 .
Topics: californiarevealed, African American newspapers, African Americans--California--San...
Source: Newspaper: 4 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
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Topics: californiarevealed, African American newspapers, African Americans--California--San...
Source: Newspaper: 12 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
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by Simms, Robert
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Source: Newspaper: 12 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
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Topics: californiarevealed, African American newspapers, African Americans--California--San...
Source: Newspaper: 8 page (15 1/2 x 11 in)
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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by Poly Alumni Association (San Francisco, Calif.)
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Description : First-person account of San Francisco in the early - mid-20th century from a former student of Polytechnic High School. Collection Guide : Poly Alumni Association Records 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...
Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/8 inch audio cassette
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Kularts
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Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
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Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
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Content warning: starting around 00:59:21, people are shown preparing a chicken for Pinikpikan, which includes showing the chicken being killed. Written on tape: 6 For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Swan, Roberta; American Institute of Architects
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The Valencia Gardens Oral History Project includes audio cassette oral histories offering rich research material on the changing cultural landscape of a public housing project in an urban setting. The oral histories offer seventy-seven first-hand accounts of immigration and migration to San Francisco and illuminate the development of an urban community’s settlement patterns by race and ethnicity during the late 20th century. The stories shared by the Valencia Gardens residents represent...
Topics: californiarevealed, Public housing, Public housing--California--San Francisco, Valencia Gardens...
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Warr, Jesse J.
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Note : Background noise on original tape. All parts begin and end abruptly. Description : Oral history project co-sponsored by the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, the San Francisco African-American Historical and Cultural Society. Series Title : Afro-Americans in San Francisco prior to World War II: Oral history project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Friends of San Francisco Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--San Francisco, Marshall, Toronto Cannaday,...
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette
For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Kularts
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Kularts
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For additional information see California Revealed .
Topics: californiarevealed, Filipino American arts
Source: MiniDV: 1 Tape of 1
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Warr, Jesse J.
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Note : In parts 1 & 2 audio levels are louder in right channel than in left channel as on original tape. Description : Oral history project co-sponsored by the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, the San Francisco African-American Historical and Cultural Society Series Title : Afro-Americans in San Francisco prior to World War II: Oral history project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Friends of San Francisco Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--San Francisco, Gordon, Benjamin, 1904-
Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco History Center
by Warr, Jesse J.
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Note : High amount of buzz, hiss, and background noise as in original recording. Description : Oral history project co-sponsored by the Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, the San Francisco African-American Historical and Cultural Society. Series Title : Afro-Americans in San Francisco prior to World War II: Oral history project Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Friends of San Francisco Public Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond...
Topics: californialightandsound, African Americans--California--San Francisco, Hightower, Myrtle Thompson
Source: 3 Tapes of 3: 1/8 inch audio cassette