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Note : Local Identifier: chs_061 Tim Stoen (dark blue), Stephan Jones (light blue), Jim Jones (red), Patty Cartmell (holding bug), Carolyn Layton (red windbreaker), Lew Jones, (blue shirt), Archie Ijames (yellow checkered shirt), Joyce Touchette. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Land use, Reclamation of land
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Marinship (Firm)
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Description : Film made for Marinship Corporation between 1944 and 1945 documenting the Sausalito shipyard's wartime operations. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number : Film box 13 Rights : Material in the public domain. No restrictions on use. Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Topics: californialightandsound, Shipbuilding--United States--20th century--History, World War,...
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by Kirk, Charles G., Col.
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Description : Film footage of tourists in Tijuana and Agua Caliente. Includes buildings and businesses, and a few seconds of Route 66. 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...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Tijuana (Baja California, Mexico), Agua Caliente (Baja California,...
Note : Local Identifier: chs_185 (l to r) unidentified, Darrell Green, Harriett Tropp, Jim Jones, unidentified, unidentified. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Water carriers, Irrigation, Farming, Agricultural Laborers,...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_101 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Older people
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Unknown
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_066 (l to r) Chuck Beikman (partially blocked), Anthony Simon, Phil Blakey (partially blocked), Jerry Livingston, Les Matheson, Jim Jones. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Clearing of land, Reclamation of land, Land use
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_103 (l to r) Harriet Tropp, John Victor Stoen, Jim Jones, unidentified, Carolyn Layton. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Guests, Boys
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_176 Henry Cannon (tall boy in rear). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Performances, Play (Recreation), Pavilions
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Description : Amateur movie recording Jim Jones preaching at the Peoples Temple Church in Los Angeles during a likely healing service. Includes brief clips of scenes from the Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission in Jonestown, Guyana. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 41 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, Jones, Jim,...
Note : Local Identifier: chs_167 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Guests, Diplomats, Government officials
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_151 (left row) Lee Ingram (in hat), Charlie Touchette (right end), (right row) Carolyn Layton, Harriet Tropp, Russell Moton, guest, Larry Schacht, Mike Prokes. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Pavilions, Guests
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_155 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Agricultural productivity, Farming, Gardening,...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_123 (l to r) Darrel Green, William Cole Klingman (partially obscured), Jimmy Bishop aka Jimbo Jones, unidentified. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Play (Recreation), Boys
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_145 (l to r) Jim Jones, unidentified, Lee Ingram (orange shirt), Christa Amos (far right). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Guests
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_054 Among those pictured: Joyce Douglas (last row, upper right), Lianne Harris (with glasses, next to Douglas), Christa Amos (lower right, hands on thighs), Martin Amos (center right, red shirt, next to boy making peace sign), John Victor Stoen (center, in overalls), Danny Beck (center, striped shirt), Dov Lundquist (middle left, blond curly hair), Hassan Smith (partially blocked, in front of yellow balloon). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Group portraits
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_173 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Birds, Animals
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Unknown
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_081 Jim Jones (seated left), Charlie Touchette (seated right), Tommy Bogue (front), Phil Blakey (standing rear). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Meetings
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_163 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Agricultural productivity, Farming, Gardening, Agricultural...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Peoples Temple
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Description : Amateur movie recording Jim Jones promoting Jonestown by showing and describing its amenities, including living quarters, cleared fields, chickens, generators, and power lines. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 32 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS)....
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, Jones, Jim,...
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_026 (Two men seated left rear, l to r) Jim Cobb and Cleveland Jackson, (group in front) Karen Tow Layton (standing), Tom Grubbs (plaid hat), Linda Amos (navy dress), Jim Randolph (sunglasses), Bob Houston (light blue shirt, looking up), Helen Swinney (standing). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Eating & drinking, Young adults, Picnics
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_181 Mark Gosney (left, striped shirt), Kimo Prokes (right, green shirt). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Boys
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Peoples Temple
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Note : Much of the footage after 00:01:55 is overexposed. Description : Amateur movie recording early Jonestown scenes, including residents sharing a large meal together. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 12 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, home movie
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_083 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Houses, Dwellings
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_028 (l to right) Jim Randolph (next to VW bug, right front tire), Archie Ijames ( in front of VW), Jack Arnold Beam (center) behind Laura Johnston (blue dress, in profile), Cleveland Jackson (in black shirt, sandals) Cleve Swinney (far right) behind Don Swinney. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Bus travel, Buses
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Very dark for evening material at end. Description : Amateur movie recording young men playing basketball and children playing at Jonestown. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 25 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, home movie
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_034 Don Casanova Scheid (center, white shirt), holding Keith Wright, Tiny Sullivan (far right). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Boys, Girls, Beaches, Play (Recreation), Bus travel, Teenagers
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_087 Ellie Beam (left), Lee Ingram (behind Beam), Mike Prokes, photographer Ricky Greene (with camera), Guyana Education official Fitz Carmichael. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Entertaining, Guests, Government officials, Eating &...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_138 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Construction, Housing, Office buildings, Storage facilities,...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_169 Anthony Simon (center), Phil Blakey (far right). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Agricultural productivity, Farming, Agricultural Laborers,...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_175 Trisha Cartmell (adult in back, center). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Play (Recreation)
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Description : Film footage of a Golden Gate Bridge celebration. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.), San Francisco (Calif.), home...
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_096 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Boys, Group portraits
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Peoples Temple
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Note : Abrupt splices throughout. Tramlines, existing tape splices. Description : Amateur movie recording Jim Jones promoting Jonestown by showing and describing its amenities, including chicken coops, pastures, the piggery, warehouses, crops, living quarters, heavy machinery, and the radio tower. Includes footage of Jones interviewing Jonestown children, and Pop and Mom Jackson. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, Jones, Jim,...
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_137 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Teachers, Boys
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_013 (l) Sharon Swaney Cobb, (r) Ava Cobb. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Churches, Picnics, Eating & drinking
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_109 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Classrooms, Blackboards, Schools
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_125 Davis Solomon (standing, red hat). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Tractors
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : No image in tail section. Description : Amateur movie recording singer Deanna Wilkinson and band performing a Jonestown-inspired version of the song "You are so beautiful to me" at the Jonestown pavilion. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 31 Rights : Rights are owned by the...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, home movie
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by Peoples Temple
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Description : Amateur movie documenting the Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission in Jonestown, Guyana. Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 17 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Finding Aid : Peoples Temple records Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, Jonestown (Guyana)
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Description : Amateur movie recording two women singers and a band performing at the Jonestown pavilion. The second singer is Deanna Wilkinson. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 22 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, home movie
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_102 Kevan Grubbs (front), (rear, l to r) David George, Tommy Bogue, Vincent Lopez, Marrian (Mary) Griffith. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Classrooms, School children, School attendance, Teenagers,...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_044 (front row, l to r) Maryann Casanova, Darlene Ramey, Florida Johnson, Connie Frohm, Billy Oliver, Calvin Douglas (last row, sunglasses). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Bus travel, Audiences, Outdoor religious services
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_012 Among members dancing: Melvin Johnson, Martha Klingman, Don Beck (orange shirt), Rosie Ijames (facing camera, left of Beck), Lew Jones (right of Ijames), Terri Cobb (left of Ijames), Chris Rozynko (plaid shirt), Harold Cordell (white shirt), Norman Ijames (?) (left of Rosie Ijames), and Jim Bogue (?) (rear with glasses). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Dance, Dance parties, Dancers
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Tramlines and rubs, dirty tape splices. Description : Amateur movie recording Jim Jones showing and describing supplies and provisions in the Jonestown warehouse. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 23 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, Jones, Jim,...
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_178 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Infants, Nursery schools, Nurseries
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_179 Chaeoke Jones (top center, shirt with stripe), Summer Simon (front). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Infants, Nursery schools, Nurseries, Children
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_076 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Boys, Girls
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Peoples Temple
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Note : Audio comes in at 00:00:35. Description : Amateur movie documenting the relationship between George Moscone and Albert E. Kahn and Peoples Temple. Call Number : MS 3800; Reel 8 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Finding Aid : Peoples Temple records Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Moscone, George, -1978, Kahn, Albert E., 1912-1979
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_057 Among those pictured: Tad Schroeder (front), Hassan Smith (center, facing camera), Dov Lundquist (blond child, rear left), Danny Beck (red hair, third from back), Debbie Schroeder (adult woman in rear), Scott Thomas (adult man, very back). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Group portraits
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_022 (l to r) Jackie Colbert, Johnny Cobb, Billy Oliver, Tim (Tupper) Jones. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Bus travel, Rest stops, Young adults, Teenagers
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_130 (l to r) Mary Griffith, Tom Grubbs, Jan Wilsey, Ronnie Beikman, Darren Swinney. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Agricultural facilities, Nurseries (Horticulture)
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_146 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Food, Cookery, Older people
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_177 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_077 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Agriculture, Farming, Construction
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_099 Martin Amos (middle). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Boys, Play (Recreation)
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_131 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Entertainment, Women, Performances, Singing, Singers
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_165 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Water carriers, Irrigation, Farming, Agricultural Laborers,...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Description : Film footage of the 1946 California Spring Garden Show in Oakland, California. Source : 2 Reels of 2: 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Oakland (Calif.), home movie
Note : Local Identifier: chs_142 (l to r) Jerry Livingston, Greg Frost, Les Matheson (seated), Phil Blakey. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Young adults, Clearing of land, Reclamation of land, Land use
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_168 Al Touchette (driving tractor), Phil Blakey (below Al). 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Agricultural machinery & implements, Clearing of land,...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_005 (l to r) Robin Stahl Tschetter, Sherry Richardson, Kathy Richardson, Kim Livingston (petting pony), Marilee or Teena Bogue, Stephan Jones, Kim Tschetter, children in left foreground with backs to camera unidentified. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Children, Ponies
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Peoples Temple
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Note : Much of the footage after 00:01:55 is overexposed. Description : Amateur movie recording a children's parade in Jonestown, with children in costume, playing. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 28 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, home movie
Description : Amateur movie recording teacher Tom Grubbs quizzing Jonestown schoolchildren on logic, with Jim Jones in background. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 24 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, Jones, Jim,...
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Note : Leader section in film from 00:03:17-00:03:26. Description : Amateur movie recording an early visit of Jim and Marceline Jones to Jonestown, including footage of their arrival and of Jonestown residents promoting the settlement. Includes aerial views of Georgetown and Jonestown. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call...
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, Jones, Jim,...
Note : Local Identifier: chs_065 Jim Jones in tan suit. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Housing, Dwellings
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_135 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Men, Tractors, Agricultural Laborers, Agricultural machinery...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
Note : Local Identifier: chs_037 (l to r) Maryann Casanova, Darlene Ramey, Florida Johnson, Connie Frohm, Billy Oliver. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Audiences, Outdoor religious services, Bus travel, Women
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_070 (l to r) Jim Jones, unidentified, Davis Solomon, Kevan Grubbs, Ronnie Beikman, Jerome Simon. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Construction, Boys, Teenagers
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Unknown
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_079 Ronnie Beikman (lower left), Tom Grubbs in sunglasses. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Schools, Children, Classrooms, School attendance, School...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_115 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Construction, Dwellings, Housing, Dormitories
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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by Unknown
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_198 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Beds, Dormitories, Dwellings, Housing
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Note : Local Identifier: chs_189 Lisa Wright in red bandanna. 35mm color slide.
Topics: californiarevealed, Peoples Temple, Harvesting, Agricultural Laborers, Agricultural productivity,...
Source: Slide: 1 Page of 1
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Description : Film footage of the 1906 earthquake and fire. 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. Ć„Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond...
Topics: californialightandsound, San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906
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by Armor, Albert
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Description : This film contains footage of cotton harvesting, weighing of cotton bales, cattle pens and cattle branding on the Elmer von Glahn farm in Corcoran, California Note in can : Cotton, kids in field, gin, weighing bale, loading, cattle pens, de-horning, branding. Elmer Von Glahn. no need to tape. 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...
Topics: californialightandsound, Agriculture--California--San Joaquin Valley
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by Peoples Temple
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Description : Amateur movie recording a children's parade in Jonestown, with children in costume, playing. Films like this were recorded by Peoples Temple to promote the agricultural mission and encourage migration to Jonestown. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: Super 8mm Collection Guide : Peoples Temple Records Call Number : MS 3800; Film reel 36 Rights : Rights are owned by the California Historical Society (CHS). CHS has given permission to provide access to the digitized work online....
Topics: californialightandsound, Peoples Temple, Peoples Temple Agricultural Mission, home movie