Posts Tagged ‘California’

Surreal Salvador Dali Party

Sunday, May 20th, 2012

A 1941 newsreel reporting on Surrealist artist Salvador Dali, who designed and hosted a party held in the Bali Room of the Hotel Del Monte, Monterey, California; a fund raiser to help European artists displaced by WWII. Found at YouTube from longtimers.

San Francisco Days Before The Quake

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

Archival footage of San Francisco’s Market Street shot from a trolley car in April, 1906, just days before an earthquake leveled the city. Found at CBS News.

Disneyland, Back In The Day

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

What Disneyland looked like in 1957, less than two years after it first opened. Found at YouTube from DisneyHistory.

Chopper Footage Of Occupy Oakland

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Absolutely enormous crowd hit the streets in Oakland in support of Occupy Oakland, taking over a highway. Found at YouTube from TheSecretStore.

Zombie’s Day Out

Sunday, October 23rd, 2011

A beautiful day out for the undead. Found at YouTube from TheReceptionist.

Do-Nothing San Franciscans

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Jason just wanted to enjoy a day off of work free from lines and crowds. Unfortunately, he lives in San Francisco. Found at YouTube from killingmylobster.