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    South San Francisco Public Library Presents: Prohibition in San Mateo County

    Thursday, May 11, 6:00 p.m. Prohibition in San Mateo County presented by Carmen Blair, Deputy Director,  San Mateo Historical Society  (Held offsite at Armstrong Brewing CO.)   In the 1930s, mobster Sam Termini called San Mateo County the most corrupt county in the state.  With rumrunners landing Canadian whiskey on isolated beaches, moonshiners operating in […]

    BART, The Dramatic History of the Bay Area Rapid Transit System presented by Michael C. Healy, BART Historian.

    Sunday, May 21, 3:00 p.m. Presentation and Discussion:  BART,  The Dramatic History of the Bay Area Rapid Transit System The discussion will be led by Mr. Bart himself the Official Historian, Michael C. Healy, author of the book, BART: The Dramatic History of the Bay Area Rapid Transit System. This fascinating book undertakes the massive […]

    Protecting Cultural Collections: Disaster Prevention, Preparedness, Response & Recovery

    Part 1:  ON-LINE WEBINARS – Prevention & Preparedness (archived 2½ hours total) Part 2:  IN-PERSON WORKSHOP – Response & Recovery Belmont, CA:  Tuesday, May 23, 2017 – 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. – Notre Dame de Namur University, Gellert Library The workshop is FREE.  Participation in the in-person workshop requires viewing the archived Part 1 webinars […]

    EVENT: 2017 Witkin Symposium: Fred Korematsu Speaks Up

    Presented by the Alameda County Law Library | $35-$45 In May 1942, one of the assembly centers for Japanese internment camps was the 1117 Oak Street, next door to what is now the law library. The Korematsu family lived in Oakland and may have reported to this address before being transported to the Tanforan detention […]

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