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[Howard Brainen photograph archive].
BANC PIC 2019.025 cartons 1-15; BANC PIC 2019.025 oversize (3 boxes); BANC PIC 2019.025; BANC PIC 2019.025
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Title:

[Howard Brainen photograph archive]

Creator/Contributor:

Brainen, Howard, 1951-, creator, photographer.

Abstract:

Many photographs of bands and musicians peforming in Berkeley, Oakland, and the San Francisco Bay Area, and sometimes elsewhere in California. Also, photographs of other public figures. Berkeley photographs include the UC Berkeley campus, anti-Vietnam War protests, People's Park, Provo Park hippies, and the Berkeley Jazz Festival. Other subjects include childbirth and Brainen's work for the 1980 book Baby dance, the Oakland Women's Rowing Club, and extensive documentation of the 1976 Ringling Brothers Circus. Musicians and bands photographed, chiefly in the 1970s, are: Rita Abrams; Nat Adderly; Dave Alexander; Ana & The A Train; Hoyt Axton; Roy Ayers; Bachman Turner Overdrive; Joan Baez & David Harris; Tucki Bailey; Marty Balin; George Benson; Bobby Blue Bland; Mike Bloomfield; Jackson Browne; Roy Buchanan; Jimmy Buffett; Eric Carmen; Betty Carter; Ron Carter; Ray Charles; Stanley Clarke; Jimmy Cliff; Joe Cocker; Cold Blood; Commander Cody; Leonard Cohen; Judy Collins; Rita Coolidge; Chick Corea; Elvis Costello; Joey Covington; Crosby and Nash; Duke Dagreaze; Dells; Sandy Denny; K.C. Douglas; Dr. John; Eggs Over Easy; Electric Symphony Orchestra; Yvonne Elliman; Ramblin Jack Elliot; Joe Ely; John Entwhistle; Roberta Flack; Flash Cadillac; Fly by Night; Aretha Franklin; Michael Franks; Kinky Freidman; Terry Garthwaite; Golden Earring; Jim Grady; Grateful Dead; Grootna; John Hammond; Herbie Hancock; Emmylou Harris; Richie Havens; Headhunters; Jon Hendricks; Dan Hicks; Hoodoo Rhythm Devils; Larry Hosford; Hot Tuna; Freddie Hubbard; Brian Hyland; Etta James; Jefferson Starship; Eddie Jefferson; Jethro Tull; Elton John; Booker T Jones; Doug Kershaw; Greg Kihn; B.B. King; Carol King; Kingfish; Kinks; Rahsaan Roland Kirk; Kris Kristofferson; Hubert Laws; Ronnie Laws; Led Zeppelin; Leila and the Snakes; Ramsey Lewis; Loggins and Messina; Lynyrd Skynyrd; Taj Mahal; George Mangram; Barry Manilow; Les McCann; Country Joe McDonald; Charles Mingus; Van Morrison; Mothers of Invention; Tracy Nelson with Mother Earth; Willie Nelson; Peter Nero; New Riders of the Purple Sage; Olivia Newton-John; Night Flyte; Les Paul; Oscar Peterson; Ester Phillips; Noel Pointer; Julian Priester; Bonnie Raitt; The Realm; Charlie Rich; Fenton Robinson; The Rolling Stones; Linda Ronstadt; Rufus - with Chaka Khan; Patrice Rushen; Leon Russell; Leo Sayer; Boz Scaggs; Neal Sedaka; Patrick Sky; Patti Smith; Phoebe Snow; Sons of Champlin; John Stewart; Stoneground; Billy Swan; James Taylor; Sonny Terry (& Brownie McGee); Cal Tjader; Traffic; The Tubes; Ike & Tina Turner; McCoy Tyner; Phil Upchurch; Village People; Jerry Jeff Walker; Weather Report; The Who; Willie Wild and the Wild Bunch; Edgar Winter, Johnny Winter; Stevie Wonder; Mighty Joe Young; Neil Young; Youngbloods; Warren Zevon. Actors, authors and other public figures photographed are: Warren Beatty; Dan Bessie; John Cassavetes; Bill Cosby; Jane Fonda; Ken Kesey; Tony Kilbert ; Jerry Rubin; Shields (Robert) and Yarnell (Lorene); Thaddeus Taube (CEO, Koracorp); Wolfman Jack. Politicians photographed are: Jerry Brown; Willie Brown; George Moscone. Photographers and photography professionals pictured are: Therese Heyman (curator); Jim Marshall; Karen Mullarkey (editor); Barry Shapiro; Howard Brainen.

Date:

1969 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
Photographed by Howard Brainen.
UNPROCESSED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
Howard Brainen photograph archive, BANC PIC 2019.025, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Howard Brainen's copyright in this material has been retained by him until December 2028 or until his death, whichever comes first, at which time copyright is transferred to the Regents of the University of California, managed by the Bancroft Library.
Gift ; of Howard Brainen ; 2018.
Digital files for 1,421 images scanned from selected negatives and slides transferred to the Digital Collections Unit of The Bancroft Library.
Howard Brainen, based in Berkeley and Oakland, Calif., was a freelance and contract photographer for Arhoolie Records, Arista Records, the Berkeley Barb, Friedman and Johnston Productions, Jolly Blue Giant Productions (Berkeley Community Theater), MCA Records, and Rolling Stone Magazine.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

photoprint
approximately 60,000 photographs (20 linear feet) : black and white negatives, contact sheets, prints, color slides ; various sizes (35mm format)

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/unprocessed-collections-form
BANC PIC 2019.025 cartons 1-15
BANC PIC 2019.025 oversize (3 boxes)
BANC PIC 2019.025
BANC PIC 2019.025

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

UNPROCESSED. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
Howard Brainen's copyright in this material has been retained by him until December 2028 or until his death, whichever comes first, at which time copyright is transferred to the Regents of the University of California, managed by the Bancroft Library.

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