Documentation of the activities and fashions of the first Northern California Renaissance Pleasure Faire held at what is now known as China Camp State Park, San Rafael, 1968.
This edited Kodachrome and black and white home movie documents “Senior Week” of the UC Berkeley Class of 1940 baccalaureate, during which the graduates engage in activities that take them to landmarks in Berkeley (Berkeley City Club, Claremont Hotel, Sproul House) and Santa Cruz (extensive images of the beach and boardwalk, including vintage amusement park […]
This edited Ektachrome home movie with titles documents a 1959 street fair, upper Grant Avenue, San Francisco–the center of Beat culture. The film includes shots of filmmaker Dion Vigne and his wife Loreon, artist and occultist Marjorie Cameron and her daughter Crystal, artist Wallace Berman and his wife Shirley, and Beat poet and surrealist Bob […]
Kodachrome home movie footage of Israel just before and after the Six Day War, shot by UC Berkeley alumnus Bernard Timberg in 1967.
This reel from the estate of Marshall Dill, Sr., former president of the Golden Gate International Exposition (1940) amongst other civic posts held in San Francisco throughout his life, contains footage of Paul and Kitty’s 15th anniversary at the home of Dr. and Mrs. Herbert Moffitt in Woodside, California, June 3-4, 1927, as well as […]