Film to Digital Collection Expands

High Definition Digital Files At a time of intensifying rebellion against racism, injustice, war and ecological suicide, the demands for historic images of radical 1960s protests contained in the Harvey Richards Media Archive high definition digital files collection continues to … Continue reading

Forestry Videos on Amazon Prime

Corporate Logging: After Us, the Desert and the Deluge Forestry Videos Harvey Richards photographed logging in the forests of western California and Oregon in the 1960’s and 1970’s when the last great stands of old growth redwood forests were logged … Continue reading

Soviet Union Videos on Amazon Prime

Socialist Life in Moscow, Sochi, Tashkent and Irkutsk, 1961 Women and Children in the USSR, 1961 Harvey and Alice Richards made two Soviet Union videos in 1961 focusing on women and children in a socialist society: A Visit to the … Continue reading

Civil Rights Videos on Amazon Prime

California and Mississippi Civil Rights in the 1960s Harvey Richards’ civil rights videos document civil rights activists in the early 1960s. Beginning in 1963, Richards cameras recorded the rising tide of public sentiment in favor of ending segregation. In the … Continue reading

California Farm Worker Videos on Amazon Prime

Braceros, industrial Agriculture, Union Organizing, 1959-1966 Harvey Richards’ California Farm Worker videos were made as he roamed the central valleys of California with still and motion picture cameras documenting the conditions of farm workers, the expansion of industrial agriculture and … Continue reading

Harvey Richards Anti-War Videos on Amazon Prime

1960s HD Videos now online Harvey Richards Anti-War Videos on Amazon Prime tell the story of the San Francisco bay area peace movement. The San Francisco Bay Area in the 1960s was the epicenter of the peace movement on the west … Continue reading

Harvey Richards Amazon Prime Videos

High Definition Videos now online Harvey Richards Videos on Amazon Prime, click on the covers below to go to the Amazon page for downloading or streaming it. 22 films Converted from 16 mm film to HD videos Harvey Richards Videos … Continue reading

Requiem for the Forest Giants HD

A Tribute to Our Lost Heritage   Requiem for the Forest Giants is a short video paying tribute to the lost heritage of the ancient redwoods cut down in the clear cutting frenzy of the 1960s.   Over the years … Continue reading

Kanopy for Libraries Include Videos by Harvey Richards

Kanopy for Libraries Libraries across the country and the world are streaming videos by Harvey Richards through the Kanopy for Libraries streaming platform.  In 2015, the Harvey Richards Media Archive placed all 21 documentaries with the Kanopy for libraries streaming platform for … Continue reading

CRITICAL FOCUS Second Edition

Critical Focus Second Edition cover image, Dolores Huerta, Delano, September, 1965

The Black and White Photographs of Harvey Wilson Richards CRITICAL FOCUS  Second Edition is now available from Amazon as a print on demand book. The second edition cover is new, featuring the iconic photo of Dolores Huerta taken September 24, … Continue reading