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East Bay Negro Historical Society

Physical Description: 29 folders + 2 bound volumes

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes the society's constitution, profile and history, two volumes of meeting minutes, correspondence to members, programs and flyers for events, visitor's ledger, scrapbooks, and a financial ledger for membership dues.

Arrangement

Arranged by format.
 

Administrative files

Box 1:1

Board of trustee’s ballot 1987

Box 1:2

Brochures circa 1970s-1987

Box 1:3

City of Oakland Library Advisory Commission 1972-1975

Box 1:4

City of Oakland Summer Youth and Training program 1987-1988

Box 1:5

Constitution and by-laws circa 1965

Box 1:6

Correspondence 1968-1983, 1988

 

Financial records

Box 2

Financial ledger 1975-1977

Box 1:7

Invoices 1969-1978

Box 1:8

Taxes 1970-1988

Box 1:9

Treasurer’s reports 1987-1988

Box 1:10

Flyers 1986-1988

Box 1:11

Gifts 1970-1983

 

Minute books

Box 1:12

1965-1971

Box 1:13

1971-1974

Box 1:14

1982-1986

Box 1:15

1987

Box 1:16

1988

 

Membership

 

Dues payment ledger

Box 1:17

1977-1981

Box 1:18

1982-1994

Box 1:19

Membership rosters 1986-1992

Box 1:20

Renewal letters 1989

Box 1:21

Newspaper clippings 1970-1984

Box 1:22

Proclamations 1986

Box 1:23

Profile and history 1980

Box 1:24

Programs 1971-1985

Box 1:25

Proposals 1970, 1977

Box 1:26

Publication, The Chronicle of Black History, Vol. 1 No. 1 1978

Box 1:27

Reports 1974-1978

Box 1:28

Slideshow program transcripts 1982 and undated

Box 1:29

Statement of domestic corporation 1971

Box 2

Visitor’s register 1970-1980

 

Scrapbooks

Physical Description: 6 volumes

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes a book of remembrance with handwritten notes about the genealogy of East Bay families, a scrapbook containing newspaper clippings of Raymond Lowry's, “The Negro in History” column, and four scrapbooks with assorted programs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Arrangement

Arranged by format and thereafter by date.
Box 3

Book of remembrance undated

Box 3

Scrapbook vol. 1 1965-1973

Box 4

Scrapbook vol. 2 1974-1979

Box 4

Title 1965

Box 5

Scrapbook vol. 3 1980-1981

Box 5

Scrapbook vol. 4 1984-1985

Box 5

Scrapbook compendium of Raymond Lowry, The Negro in History newspaper articles 1969-1970

 

Northern California Center for Afro-American History & Life (NCCAAHL) Records

Physical Description: 55 folders

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes the NCCAAHL articles of incorporation, constitution and by-laws, exhibit files, meeting minutes, publications, and records related to the center's merger with the Oakland Public Library.

Arrangement

Arranged into two subseries: administrative files and publications.
 

Administrative records

Box 6:1

Annual awards dinner 1991

Box 6:2

Articles of incorporation 1989

Box 6:3

Board of trustees 1996 and undated

Box 6:4

Clorox Company Foundation grant application 1991

Box 6:5

“Comments of C. Bruce Lee to request of Bill Thurston for board members ideas of board function” [cassette tape] 1997

Box 6:6

Constitution and by-laws 1989-1992

Box 6:7-9

Correspondence 1987-1993

 

Exhibits

Box 6:10

Threads of Strength exhibit 1990

 

Visions Toward Tomorrow exhibit

Box 6:11

“A special vision Richmond’s Afro-American community in retrospect” 1987-1988

Box 6:12

Correspondence 1989-1990

Box 6:13

Documentary film financial records 1990

Box 6:14

Final evaluation report 1987

Box 6:15

Poster [4 copies] 1989

Box 6:16

Project budget 1987

Box 6:17

Statement of agreement 1990

 

Financial records

Box 6:18

Budget reports 1989-1992

Box 6:19

Projected budget 1990

Box 6:20

Tax exemption 1990

Box 6:21

Tax returns 1989-1990

Box 6:22

Forms [blank] circa 1990

 

Inventory report

Box 6:23

Volume 1 1994

Box 6:24

Volume 2 1994

 

Meeting minutes

Box 6:25-28

1989-1993

Box 7:1

1994-1995

 

Membership

Box 7:2

Membership rosters/dues ledgers 1989-1993

Box 7:3

Renewal letters 1989

 

Northern California Center for Afro-American History and Life and Oakland Public Library merger

Box 7:4

“Agreement between City of Oakland and the Northern California Center for Afro-American History and Life and the creation of the African American Museum and Library of the City of Oakland” 1995

Box 7:5

Merger discussion agenda 1994

Box 7:6-8

Planning binder 1993-1994

Box 7:9

“Proposed terms for program merger of the Northern California Center for Afro-American History and Life with the Oakland Public Library” 1994

Box 7:10

Retreat 1993-1994

Box 7:11

Signing ceremony 1994

Box 7:12

Organizational history and purpose circa 1990s

 

Publications

Box 7:13

Annual report 1989

Box 7:14

Brochures circa 1990s

Box 7:15

Flyers 1988-1997

 

From the Archives newsletters

Box 7:16

Vol. 1, no. 1-3 1990

Box 7:17

Vol. 2, no. 1-3 1991

Box 7:18

Vol. 3, no. 1-2 1992

Box 7:19

Vol. 4, no. 1-3 1993

Box 7:20

Vol. 5, no. 1-3 1994

Box 7:21

Vol. 6, no. 3 1995-1996

Box 7:22

Vol. 7, no. 1 1996

Box 7:23

Vol. 7, no. 2-3 1997-1998

Box 7:24

Index undated

Box 7:25

The Center newsletter, vol. 1, no. 1, 2001

Box 7:26

Newspaper clippings 1976-1993

 

Photographs

Physical Description: 612 photographs

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes photographs documenting donors, exhibits, programming events, and staff of the East Bay Negro Historical Society and the Northern California Center for Afro-American History & Life. Also included are photographs of a planning retreat and signing ceremony of the merger between the Northern California Center for Afro-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library.

Arrangement

Arranged into five subseries: Exhibits, Programming events, Donors, NCCAAHL-OPL merger, and Assorted.
 

Exhibits

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Eugene Lasartemay holding gold pan next to "Blacks in California Gold Mines" exhibit [001] circa 1970s

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Eugene and Ruth Lasartemay looking at exhibits with Mayme Netherland [002] circa 1960s

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Eugene Lasartemay and unidentified man standing next to exhibits [003] circa 1970s

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Women with baby stroller looking at 'Oakland's First' exhibit [006] circa 1980s

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Eugene and Ruth Lasartemay standing next to exhibit case [007] 1983

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Men and women looking at civil rights and government exhibits [009] circa 1980s

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(left-right) Eugene Lasartemay Marcella Ford, Elihu Harris, and Nick Petris at Visions Toward Tomorrow exhibit opening [010] 1989

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Girl looking at 'Arts/Sports' exhibit [013 A/B] circa 1980s

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Threads of Strength exhibit [014] circa 1980s

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Women looking at exhibit case [015] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and military officers touring Threads of Strength exhibit [016] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett speaking at podium [019] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [neg. 0-24][020] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [022] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [023] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [024] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [025] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [026] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [027] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [028] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [029] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [030] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [031] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [032] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [033] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [034] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [035] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [036] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [037] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [038] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [039] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [040] circa 1980s

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [041] circa 1980s

Box

Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and two unidentified men touring Threads of Strength exhibit [042] circa 1980s

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Patrons looking at East bay Negro Historical Society exhibit [080] 1988

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Man on crutches looking at East bay Negro Historical Society exhibit [083] circa 1980s

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East bay Negro Historical Society government exhibit [084] circa 1980s

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East bay Negro Historical Society business exhibit [085] circa 1980s

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Man looking at 'Oakland's First' exhibit [086] circa 1980s

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East bay Negro Historical Society civil rights exhibit [087] circa 1980s

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Threads of Strength exhibit [149] circa 1980s

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Woman looking at Threads of Strength exhibit case [150] circa 1980s

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Woman looking at Threads of Strength exhibit case [151] circa 1980s

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Robert Haynes and group of students looking at exploration and settlement exhibit [154] circa 1990s

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Early presence' exhibit [159] 1993

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Sleeping car porters artifacts on exhibit [160] 1993

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Woman standing next to 'Traditions of the past' exhibit [161] 1993

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Africa-United States flag at the opening of the Visions Toward Tomorrow exhibit [191] 1993

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Bill Thurston speaking at podium of the opening of the Visions Toward Tomorrow exhibit [192] 1993

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Woman speaking at podium of the opening of the Visions Toward Tomorrow exhibit [193] 1993

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Camera crew filming exhibit [227] circa 1990s

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Two men hanging picture frame in exhibit gallery [228] circa 1990s

Box

Woman talking to two men in exhibit gallery [230] circa 1990s

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Robert Haynes and woman sitting at computer desk/looking at film reel/walking through exhibit gallery [273-287] circa 1990s

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Group of men and woman sitting in 'Shaping California: the unfinished history' exhibit gallery holding architect's rendering of the Charles Greene Library [288-304] circa 1990s

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Film crew shooting footage in 'Shaping California: the unfinished history' exhibit gallery [305-330] circa 1990s

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From Epsom salts to antibiotics: health perspectives in the East Bay African American community, 1890's-1950's' exhibit opening reception [344-369] 1994

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Museum artifacts/exhibit gallery [456-476] 1993

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Film crew shooting footage in 'Shaping California: the unfinished history' exhibit gallery / Man riding bike in front of Northern California Center for African-American History & Life [477-491] circa 1990s

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Shaping California: the unfinished history' exhibit reception [511-519] 1994

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Two men interviewing unidentified woman with tape recorder in exhibit gallery [520-543] circa 1990s

 

Programming events

 

Black cowboy parade

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Woman standing next to woman wearing a teal cowgirl suit riding a horse [090] circa 1980s

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Girl in cowboy hat riding a horse [091] circa 1980s

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Girl in cowboy hat riding a horse [092] circa 1980s

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Girl in cowboy hat riding a horse [093] circa 1980s

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Woman and girl in cowgirl clothing standing in front of truck holding trophy [094] circa 1980s

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Woman and girl in cowgirl clothing riding horses [095] circa 1980s

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Boy petting horse [096] circa 1980s

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Woman in teal cowgirl suit riding a horse [097] circa 1980s

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Group of men and women standing next to chain-link fence [098] circa 1980s

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Woman standing in front of truck parked outside of Nick's Auto Body Shop holding trophy [099] circa 1980s

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Woman holding baby girl next to horse [100] circa 1980s

 

Black scientists and inventors program

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Audience attending the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [120] 1988

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Eugene Lasartemay, Bill Thurston, unidentified woman, Dr. Frank Crossley and Marcella Ford attending the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [121] 1988

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Audience attending the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [123] 1988

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Audience attending the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [124] 1988

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Audience members talking at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [125] 1988

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Audience members talking at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [126] 1988

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Dr. Frank Crossley attending the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [127] 1988

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Unidentified woman speaking at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [128] 1988

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Bill Thurston giving unidentified woman certificate at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [129] 1988

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Dr. Frank Crossley and unidentified woman on stage at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [130] 1988

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Dr. Frank Crossley and unidentified woman on stage at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [131] 1988

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Dr. Frank Crossley and unidentified woman on stage at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [132] 1988

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Dr. Frank Crossley and unidentified woman on stage at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [133] 1988

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Dr. Frank Crossley and unidentified woman on stage at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [134] 1988

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Eugene Lasartemay and Marcella Ford on stage at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [135] 1988

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Woman playing the flute at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [136] 1988

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Audience members looking at photographs on table at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [137] 1988

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Photograph of Dr. Frank Crossley on table at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [138] 1988

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Eugene Lasartemay and two women on stage at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [139] 1988

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Eugene Lasartemay, Bill Thurston, unidentified woman, Dr. Frank Crossley and Marcella Ford attending the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [140] 1988

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Unidentified woman, Dr. Frank Crossley, and Marcella Ford at the attending the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [141] 1988

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Audience members seated at the East Bay Negro Historical Society Black Scientists and Inventors program [142] 1988

 

Christmas party

Box

Northern California Center for African-American History & Life christmas party [407-432] 1993

 

Genealogy program

Box

Woman speaking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [048] circa 1980s

Box

Woman speaking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [049] circa 1980s

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Crowd at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [050] circa 1980s

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Crowd at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [051] circa 1980s

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Group of men and women looking at books on table at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [053] circa 1980s

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Men and women looking at photographs at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [054] circa 1980s

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Man and woman talking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [055] circa 1980s

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Two women talking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [056] circa 1980s

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Black history books on table at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [057] circa 1980s

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North Carolina Genealogical Society Journal on table at genealogy program [058] circa 1980s

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Black history books on table at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [059] circa 1980s

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Black history books on table at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [060] circa 1980s

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Black history books on table at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [061] circa 1980s

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Crowd at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [062] circa 1980s

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Man and woman talking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [063] circa 1980s

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Black history books on table at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [064] circa 1980s

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Group of children attending the East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [065] circa 1980s

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Woman signing book at the East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [066] circa 1980s

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Two women talking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [067] circa 1980s

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Man speaking to audience at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [068] circa 1980s

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Man giving presentation at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [069] circa 1980s

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Three women talking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [070] circa 1980s

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Audience members at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [071] circa 1980s

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Audience members at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [072] circa 1980s

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Audience members at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [073] circa 1980s

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Audience members at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [074] circa 1980s

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Woman looking at genealogy pamphlets on bulletin board at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [075] circa 1980s

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Two women talking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [076] circa 1980s

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Two women talking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [077] circa 1980s

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Two women talking at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [078] circa 1980s

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Girl standing next to handouts at East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [079] circa 1980s

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Woman attending the East bay Negro Historical Society genealogy program [081] circa 1980s

 

Teenagers of the '30s event

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Attendees talking at the Teenagers of the '30s event [221] 1980

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Juanita Wilson Cornier and [-] Godfrey talking at the Teenagers of the '30s event [222] 1980

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Man and woman dancing at the Teenagers of the '30s event [223] 1980

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Attendees talking at the Teenagers of the '30s event [224] 1980

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Don Harvey and [-] Holmes talking at the Teenagers of the '30s event [225] 1980

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Attendees talking at the Teenagers of the '30s event [221] 1980

 

Donors

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Dr. Lawrence Crouchett and Ida Jackson sitting on couch looking at photographs [004] 1988

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Mrs. Beth Wilson presenting a book of her poetry to Eugene Lasartemay [005] 1983

Box

Unveiling of Byron Rumford painting by Etta Hill [008] 1986

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Unveiling of Byron Rumford painting by Etta Hill, (left-right): Roy Blackburn, Henry Gardner, Eugene Lasartemay, Larry Bolling [047] 1986

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Robert Haynes, Marva Dellums, and members of the Dellums family looking at the papers of C.L. Dellums [158 A/B] 1992

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Robert Haynes, Marva Dellums, and members of the Dellums family looking at the papers of C.L. Dellums [254-272] circa 1990s

 

NCCAAHL-OPL merger

 

Planning retreat

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Attendees of Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger retreat at Waterfront Plaza Hotel [194] 1993

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Attendees of Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger retreat at Waterfront Plaza Hotel [195] 1993

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Rick Moss speaking at podium at Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger retreat at Waterfront Plaza Hotel [196] 1993

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Robert Miller speaking at podium at Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger retreat at Waterfront Plaza Hotel [196 A/B] 1993

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Man speaking at podium at Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger retreat at Waterfront Plaza Hotel [198] 1993

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Attendees of Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger retreat at Waterfront Plaza Hotel [370-406] 1993

 

Signing ceremony

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Attendees at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [171] 1994

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Attendees at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [172] 1994

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Sheila Jordan speaking at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [173] 1994

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Two unidentified men, Marcella Ford, and Robert Haynes attending the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [174] 1994

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Bill Thurston speaking at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [175] 1994

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Robert Haynes holding wine glass at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [176] 1994

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Marcella Ford and two men speaking at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [177] 1994

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Man signing agreement at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [178] 1994

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Sheila Jordan signing agreement at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [179] 1994

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Robert Haynes signing agreement at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [180] 1994

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Craig Kocian signing agreement at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [181] 1994

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Bill Thurston and Martin Gomez shaking hands at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [182] 1994

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Oakland mayor Elihu Harris and Sheila Jordan talking at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [183] 1994

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Martin Gomez holding agreement at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [184] 1994

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Bill Thurston speaking at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [175] 1994

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Elihu Harris speaking at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [175] 1994

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Elihu Harris, Marcella Ford, Harvey Madison, Morrie Turner, Robert Haynes, and Bill Thurston attending Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [187] 1994

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Elihu Harris and Robert Haynes attending the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [188] 1994

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Sheila Jordan speaking at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [189] 1994

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Bill Thurston signing agreement at the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life and the Oakland Public Library merger signing ceremony [190] 1994

 

Assorted

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Group photograph of men and women [011] circa 1980s

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Unidentified man and women speaking at podium [043] 1989

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Woman speaking on stage in front of East bay Negro Historical Society banner [044] 1989

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Eugene Lasartemay speaking at podium [045] 1989

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Unidentified man and women speaking at podium [046] 1989

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Oakland Preservation Fair flyer and trophies on table [052] circa 1980s

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Librarian sitting behind reference desk next to Oakland Preservation Week poster [082] circa 1980s

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Oakland Preservation Fair flyer and trophies on table [088] circa 1980s

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Oakland Preservation Fair flyer and trophies on table [089] circa 1980s

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Portraits of Lawrence Crouchett contact sheet [101] circa 1980s

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Two women standing next to 27th anniversary cake [102] 1987

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Four men and women standing at podium [103] 1992

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Four men and women standing at podium [104] 1992

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Raised garden bed [105] 1988

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Woman working with children on woven basket craft project [106] 1988

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Raised garden bed [107] 1988

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Children's woven basket craft project [108] 1988

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Woman working with children on woven basket craft project [109] 1988

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Woman and boy working on woven basket [110] 1988

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Boys and girls working on woven baskets [111] 1988

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Woman working with two boys on woven basket craft project [112] 1988

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Raised garden beds [113] 1988

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Raised garden beds [114] 1988

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Children working on woven baskets [115] 1988

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Woman working with two boys on woven basket craft project [116] 1988

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Raised garden beds [117] 1988

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Woman working with girl on woven basket craft project [118] 1988

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Two girls working on woven baskets [119] 1988

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Raised garden beds [122] 1988

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Garden bed [143] 1988

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Woman working with two girls on woven basket craft project [144] 1988

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Students soaking wood sticks for woven basket craft project [145] 1988

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Students soaking wood sticks for woven basket craft project [146] 1988

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Marcella Ford and three women [147] 1992

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Marcella Ford, Eugene Lasartemay and Lawrence Crouchett standing at podium [148] 1992

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Portrait of soldier with 'United We Stand' caption [152] undated

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Lawrence Crouchett and Robert Haynes [153 A/B] circa 1980s

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Eugene Lasartemay leading Oakland Museum Group tour of the East Bay Negro Historical Society [156] 1986

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Members of the Oakland Museum Group touring the East Bay Negro Historical Society [157] 1986

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Members singing as man plays the piano [162] circa 1970s

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Mike Meyer, Robert Haynes, and man and woman in hard hats looking at construction plans [169] circa 1990s

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Exterior of the East Bay Negro Historical Society [170] circa 1970s

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Archival boxes on shelves [229] circa 1990s

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Two men and woman looking at documents in conservation studio [231-253] circa 1990s

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Archival boxes and museum artifacts on shelves [331-343] 1993

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Crowd attending event at the Jim Beckwourth Museum [492-510] circa 1990s

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Construction of the California State Library building [544-565] circa 1990s

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Four women in conservation lab examining zoological institute poster [566-570] circa 1990s

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Fire damaged homes near Agnes St. and Proctor Ave. Oakland, California [571-588] circa 1990s

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Group photograph [589-612] circa 1990s

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Portrait of Ernest Stonewall Thompson [016] 1983

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Portrait of Ernest Stonewall Thompson [018] undated

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Portrait of Bill Thurston, President of the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life Board of Trustees [155] 1994

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Portrait of Bill Thurston, President of the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life Board of Trustees [163] 1994

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Portrait of Joanna Price, Northern California Center for African-American History & Life board secretary [164] circa 1990s

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Portrait of Robert Haynes, Executive director of the Northern California Center for Afro-American History & Life [165] circa 1990s

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Portrait of Eugene Lasartemay, President of the East Bay Negro Historical Society [166] circa 1980s

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Portrait of Ruth Lasartemay, Curator of the East Bay Negro Historical Society [167] undated

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Portrait of Lawrence Crouchett, Director of the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life [168 A/B] circa 1990s

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Robert Haynes standing next to 'Shaping California: the unfinished history' exhibit [199-220] circa 1990s

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Portraits of Robert Haynes, Director of the Northern California Center for African-American History & Life [433-455] circa 1990s

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Group photograph of black history class: [1] Dorothy Williams, [2] Emerson Wright, [3] Jimmie Andrews, [4] Gary Thompson, [5] Mark Brooks, [6] Alicia Andrews, [7] Keith Thompson, [8] James Brown, [9] Cassandra Brown, [10] Patricia Evans, [11] Tony Evans, [12] blank, [13] Karen Stamps, [14] Sharon Landford, [15] Cheryl Thompson, [16] Mrs . Marie T. Douglas (teacher), [17] Lisa Brown, [18] Pamela Evans, [19] Jeffery Thompson, [20] Richard Brooks, [21] Eliot Evans, [22] Abron Brooks [012] 1970